CHICAGO (CBS)– Some Chicago Public Schools parents are facing an important deadline Wednesday.

If your child is in pre-K or special education Wednesday is the last day to let the district know if you want your child to resume in-person learning.

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CPS hopes to reopen for school-based learning sometime in the second quarter, if public health officials say it’s safe. No date has been set.

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Parents who choose in-person learning can opt out at any time. Those who choose at-home learning will not have the option for in-person learning until the third quarter.

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