More Charter Schools To Ease Over-Crowded Classrooms WBEZ
The United Neighborhood Organization is gearing up to build four additional charter schools to ease classroom over-crowding on Chicago's South West side.
Charter schools squeeze public system Daily Southtown
"As the parent of two children in the Chicago Public Schools system, I want to take exception to the comments by Elizabeth Evans in her "Another Take" defense of charter schools that was printed in your newspaper Oct. 20. Why should tax dollars be spent on charter schools, which -- as Ms. Evans admits in her article -- have faculties that are not 100 percent certified? ..."
Burglars ransack school; kids are `ones who lose' Tribune
Hendricks Community Academy was turned upside down early Sunday as burglars stole 14 new computers and destroyed the building's camera security system, leaving behind broken windows and trophy cases.
Thieves trash school, steal 10 computers Sun-Times
A South Side school was broken into and trashed over the weekend, and thieves made off with at least 10 computers.
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