, in collaboration with our state affiliate, College of Education at the University of St. Francisaccepts Schools of Character applications from public, private and charter schools as well as districts throughout the state of Illinois through our Schools of Character program. Applicants selected as an Illinois School of Character will hold their designation for 3 years and their applications will be forwarded to the national level for consideration as a National School of Character.

Learn more about the application process.

State Coordinator(s)

Dr. Madonna Murphy
Professor of Education
University of St. Francis
500 Wilcox
Joliet, Illinois 60435