Thursday Morning News Roundup (June 28)

A well-deserved chicken dance Chicago Tribune

If football has the end-zone chicken dance, the Chicago Public Schools
system has its own victory ritual: Mayor Richard M. Daley shows up at a
press conference alongside school officials to announce happy
test-score news.

The summer killing season Tribune
Summer safety? The phrase rings
awkwardly in a city where, within the space of nine hours Monday
evening and early Tuesday, gunshots killed four young Chicagoans.

Leaders are wary of Austin school plan Chicago Tribune
Malon Edwards, a Chicago Public Schools spokesman, said that the Austin Business and Entrepreneurship Academy opened last year in the Austin building with a ...

Waukegan High School's principal quits his post Chicago Tribune
... Guerra started at Waukegan last July 1, the Tribune reported that he was the target of a grade-fixing investigation by Chicago Public Schools officials. ... 

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