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Enrichment Activities

NTA offers a wide variety of enrichment opportunities.  Students can participate in team sports, our STEP team, and our Chess Team.

CPS SCORE at NTA Athletic Director: Tamika Robinson [email protected]

Winter Sports Schedule



Email Address

Practice Time/ Location

5-6th Co-ed Flag football

Darius Lowery 

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7/8th Boys and Girls Flag football

Dia Bennet 

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Location: TBD

5-8th Boys Track and Field

Steven Summerall 

[email protected]


5-8th Co-ED Wrestling 

Entering Score Season*

Joseph Malaquias

[email protected]

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Tuesdays & Thursdays in the Cafe, after school until 5:30 pm.


2-4 Soccer 

Steve Summerall

[email protected]

Start date 3/11

  • Subject to change* Practice 3:45-5:00 pm
Our Chess Team participated in the Illinois State Chess Championship in March.
From March 8th-10th, 2024 the National Teachers Academy Chess Team competed in the Illinois State Chess Championship in Schaumburg, IL. With nearly 600 players and over 100 schools participating, our NTA 2nd - 3rd Grade Team earned 6th Place in their section, earning their 3rd State Trophy in 3 Years Straight.
The NTA Chess Team competes again at the Chicago Chess Foundation Tournament on April 20th at Nobel Elementary School. Wish them luck!