More magnet schools to open in Chicago, officials announce Chicago Tribune
Chicago Public School officials
announced plans Tuesday to open five new magnet elementary ...
City to beef up security at schools, police chief says Chicago Tribune
Chicago Public Schools
officials said attendance was down Monday, even as they increased
security. So far this school year there have been 18 students in ...
South Shore High School student Marc Ford has campaigned for
Obama and other local politicians for over a year.
A bill approved 72-31 last week would let schools choose whether to observe a moment of silence.
Police: Items Found Near Schurz H.S. Not Dangerous Chicago News
Police Bomb and Arson Unit investigators have determined two
"suspicious items" found on the street near Schurz High School on the
Northwest Side on Monday afternoon posed no threat. via Cbs2chicago.com
push to give school districts greater operating flexibility—a
grassroots rallying cry eclipsed in recent years by the charter school
movement—is seeing a resurgence, as states seek to spur innovation that
will help raise student achievement.
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