Thursday Morning News, Part 1

Untested pupils in elite school? Sun Times

A line of angry parents and the local alderman are opposing a plan to

open the new $35.3 million Skinner Classical, one of Chicago's elite

test-based schools, to neighborhood kids in the booming West Loop.

Magnet school parents blast CPS plan CTDN

Up to 300 neighborhood students could eventually attend the school.

Officials say they would be taught, at least initially, in separate


Parents Want Magnet Schools to Remain Integrated WBEZ

Some parents from a north-side magnet school have begun a fight to keep Chicago schools from re- segregating.

Comings & Goings Catalyst

Plans for three new high schools in the Loop are among the 20 proposals being considered under Renaissance 2010.

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