There's always something interesting going on in Chicago schools, even in the middle of August.
Some question phasing-in at new Skinner School Gazette Chicago
families living near Skinner West wanting to send their children to a
neighborhood school must travel more than a mile away and object to
this phase-in, however. Although this plan will benefit families with
young children, it offers no help for neighborhood children already
beyond kindergarten, some neighborhood residents said.
Chicago Public Schools Adds More Schools to Year-Round Track WBEZ
is the first day of school for some Chicago Public Schools students.
The district has added 91 new schools to its year-round calendar.
School Bd. chief won't profit from Olympics deal, he says Chicago Sun-Times
Developer and Chicago 2016 committee member Michael Scott insisted Friday that he will not profit if ...
Illinois corruption includes state's largest school systems Christian Science Monitor
a separate development, federal prosecutors issued a subpoena in late
July to Chicago Public School Board President Michael Scott as part of
an investigation to determine whether principals at the city's nine
highly-competitive high schools improperly selected students based on
clout rather than academic achievement.
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