Deadline approaching for ticket offer honoring Chicago Public School employees

The Chicago White Sox and Cubs are honoring employees from the Chicago Public Schools with a complimentary ticket offer to one of four select games, in recognition of the dramatic increase in the on-track high school graduation rate to 82 percent of this year's freshmen class. Chicago Public School employees must redeem the complimentary tickets by Friday, June 6, at each team's respective ticket office.

The two Cubs games available to CPS employees are Monday, June 23 (vs. Reds, 7:05 p.m.) and Tuesday, June 24 (vs. Reds, 7:05 p.m.), while the White Sox are offering complimentary tickets to the games on Monday, June 30 (vs. Angels, 7:10 p.m.) and Tuesday, July 1 (vs. Angels, 7:10 p.m.) - game dates subject to availability.

Each CPS employee is eligible for one ticket to one of the four games. CPS employees will be required to show their employee identification in order to claim the tickets. CPS employees choosing to attend one of the White Sox games should visit the U.S. Cellular Field Ticket Office (Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. or Saturday-Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on non-game days). Those choosing to attend one of the Cubs game can pick up their ticket at the Wrigley Field box office (Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-6 p.m. or Saturday-Sunday 9 a.m.-4p.m.)