The '$100,000 Club' at CPS Keeps Growing Substance
following chart lists all [268!] CPS employees who were being paid more than
$100,000 per year at the end of the Fiscal 2008 budget year (as of June
ambitious districtwide effort to overhaul high schools is in limbo.
After a three-year rollout that spanned 43 schools—just shy of the
target of 50—there are no schools in the pipeline for next year.
National Association for Year-Round Education says there are about
7,000 U.S. schools—mostly elementaries—on a year-round schedule. And
the group says more inner-city schools are going year-round.
Youths in the U.S. are improving in reading and math, with low-achieving students making the biggest gains.
dropouts, discipline problems and failures at high school, they now
talk about owning restaurants, writing cookbooks and supporting their
An 18-year-old Barrington High School student has been charged with two
counts of sexual assault for allegedly raping two other students.
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