Thursday Morning Education News

Whitney Young principal testifies before grand jury Tribune

"I have been assured that I am not the target of this
investigation," Kenner told parents during a regularly scheduled
meeting of Whitney Young's Local School Council. "And I have been
assured that Whitney Young is not the center of this investigation."

Cops: Fox Lake teacher gave drugs and booze to students Tribune

A
41-year-old math teacher from Grant High School in Fox Lake has been
charged with two counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor
after an investigation revealed that she allegedly supplied alcohol,
Zoloft and marijuana to two 14-year-old girls, officials said.

Morton Grove school locked down after gun bag found Tribune

The Thomas A. Edison School, 8400 Gross Point Rd., was
on lock down from about 8:30 a.m. until about 9:30 or 10 a.m. while
Morton Grove police searched the school with police dogs but could not
find a gun, said Cathy Rosen, director of instructional services for
Skokie School District 69.

Bus driver arrested for 'inappropriate behavior' with child Tribune

The
driver serves Murray Language Academy, 5335 S. Kenwood Ave., in the
South Side's Hyde Park neighborhood, according to Monique Bond,
spokeswoman for the Chicago Public Schools.

Girl, 16, slashed in South Side knife attack Tribune

The
attack occurred less than a block from Calumet High School, but it
wasn't clear if the victim or the offender were students there.

Taking their lumps as they grow Defender

 North Lawndale College Prep football is full of enthusiasm, even after a 0-3 start to their public league schedule.

Chicago Schools' Plan to Protect Students 
U.S. News & World Report

To identify potential gunshot victims, District CEO Ron Huberman
assigned analysts to study the characteristics of CPS high school
students who had been ...

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