Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Do children attend school while at the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center?
A: Yes. Residents of JTDC attend Nancy B. Jefferson School (NBJ), an alternative school operated by Chicago Public Schools.
Q: Will my child earn credit for the time (s)he is enrolled in NBJ?
Q: How can I get a transcript for my child's time at NBJ?
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Chicago, IL, 60612
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