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School leader:  Timothy Patrick Devine
1034 North Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60610

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Submitted by a student · March 08, 2015
Payton was a great school. I honestly took advantage of Payton when I went there, but it still gave me the advanatage on a ton of colleges that I shouldn't have got in to. Amazing teachers, some have left, but still amazing teachers. Glad I chose... more

Submitted by a student · November 13, 2012
I'm a recent graduate (2011), and I have very mixed feelings about the school. Sadly, many of these are negative. I chose Payton over many other great high schools because I wanted a challenge and good reputation, which many high schools in CPS... more

Submitted by a student · December 15, 2011
Graduated class of 2008, and didn't appreciate Payton until I got to college. It is exactly what it's named, a college prep. And if you can't deal with the course load, or the "unsympathetic" teachers then go to a school that doesn't prepare you... more

Submitted by a community member · March 16, 2011
What a great school and curriculum. What fantastic teachers. What nice chairs, laptops, and equipment. They should all be like this. They aren't, as this is the flagship they take out-of-towners to, where even the private sector invests with... more

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Payton College Preparatory High School
1034 North Wells Street, Chicago, IL  60610
(773) 534-0034
Last modified Payton College Preparatory High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Payton College Preparatory High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 25 reviews. Top