Corliss High School

Corliss High School
821 East 103rd Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60628
Coordinates 41°42′23″N 87°36′09″W / 41.7064°N 87.6026°W / 41.7064; -87.6026
School type Public Secondary
Motto In Pursuit Of Excellence.
Opened 1974
School district Chicago Public Schools 299
CEEB Code 140763[1]
Principal Anthony Spivey[2]
Grades 912
Gender Coed
Campus type Urban
Color(s)      Black
Athletics conference Chicago Public League[3]
Team name Trojans[3]
Accreditation(s) North Central Association of Colleges and Schools[4]
Yearbook Epoch

George Henry Corliss High School is a public 4-year high school located in Pullman neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, USA. It is part of the Chicago Public Schools. The school is named in the honor of engineer George Henry Corliss. The school's sports teams are nicknamed the Trojans. Corliss is divided into three sub-units of approximately 690 students.

  • House A - Walter Payton Academy
  • House B - Nathaniel Douglas Academy
  • House C - R.I.S.E Academy.

Notable Alumni


  1. ^ "High School Code Search". College Board. Retrieved 2 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Administration". Corliss High School. Retrieved 2 January 2010. 
  3. ^ a b c "Chicago (Corliss)". Illinois High School Association (IHSA). 31 December 2009. Retrieved 2 January 2010. 
  4. ^ "Institution Summary for Corliss High School". AdvacedED profile. North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement. Retrieved 2 January 2010. 
  5. ^ "Darrell Walker". statistics and biographic information. Retrieved 2 January 2010. 

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