Welcome to Cicero District 99!


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What's District 99 all about?

Cicero District 99 is a 15-school public elementary school district located in Cicero, Illinois — a near-west suburb of Chicago home to more than 82,000 residents. District 99 educates over 8,000 students in preK through eighth grade. The District has been a statewide leader in providing innovative, 21st-century learning opportunities to empower the young people of its diverse, bilingual community. The District provides its students — the majority of whom are low income — with skills, tools, knowledge and mindsets in an approach that addresses the needs of "the whole child" — effectively preparing them for global opportunities of the future in education and the ever-changing workforce.


We're Coming To Spain!

$5,000 signing bonus for new multilingual teachers, special education teachers, school psychologists & school social workers!

Are you a bilingual educator looking to make a significant impact in a vibrant educational community? Cicero District 99 is coming to Madrid to find passionate educators like YOU for the 2024-2025 school year!

Join a district that values bilingualism and is dedicated to fostering an environment of growth for emergent bilingual students. This is your chance to be part of our mission to achieve biliteracy and academic excellence.


-Competitive Salary plus a $5,000 Signing Bonus!

-Complete medical coverage and additional insurances

-Two Weeks Paid Lodging plus a $1,800 Living Expense Stipend!

-Paid professional development opportunities, relocation assistance and support for Illinois certification.

📅 Mark Your Calendars For In-Person & Online Interviews 📅

In-Person Interviews

Wednesday, April 16- Saturday, April 20

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Hotel Ilunion Suites 

C. de Lopez de Hoyos, 143, Chamartin

28002 Madrid

Online Interviews

Wednesday, April 16- Friday, April 19

2- 8 p.m.


Staff Benefits

$5,000 SIGNING BONUS FOR NEW: Special Ed, Dual Language Teachers, School Social Workers, Psychologists, & Speech Pathologists!

District 99 understands that your life extends beyond the workplace.

We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoy your life.

As a District, we pride ourselves on our mission of partnering with educators, families and the community to ensure a rigorous, whole-child learning experience for all students.

We recruit the best educators to help improve our student's outcomes and are committed to finding the best talent to join our District team.


-Starting teacher salary between $54.7K-$71.7K, with yearly pay increases (commensurate with experience)

-Complete medical coverage and additional insurances

-Two-year mentoring program

-Tuition reimbursement (up to 75%)

-Paid professional development opportunities (both internal and external)


Become a Substitute Teacher

We have flexible opportunities that allow you to create your own schedule — even if you've never worked in a classroom before!

Make between $130-150 per day!

For more information, call 

(800) 991-5157

or email 



Upcoming Career Fairs

Virtual Career Fair

Thursday, June 6


College, University & Organizational Partnerships

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