The Scripps National Spelling Bee Quarterfinals are complete and the starting field of 288 has been whittled down to less than 50. Of the sixteen Illinois participants (including the seven Chicago-area spellers we listed earlier), only six made it to the elimination rounds.
Chicago public schools have
maintained the valedictorian tradition. At the competitive Northside
College Prep High School, which eliminated class rankings ...
Schools name principal, new hires Joliet Herald News
he followed in the footsteps of his mother, who taught in Chicago
Public Schools for more than 30 years. He will be the second principal
in his family in ...
Gates scholar a beacon of hope in Englewood Medill Reports
to grow up at an early age, John Hope High School student LaTreal
Peterson has overcome many hardships. “I know he’s going to be
successful,” said one of his teachers. “He’s amazing. I’m so excited
for him.” Find out why.
South Loop gains momentum as a vibrant and livable destination Chicago Tribune
said Patrick Baccellieri, deputy chief officer for Chicago Public
Schools, who was the principal at South Loop School from 2002-2007. ...
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