It’s another sign of the dire financial condition of the nation’s third-largest public school system, which for months has had a “junk” credit rating.
The two girls sustained non-life threatening injuries, authorities said. But the incident “should make everyone angry,” CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson said.
MITCHELL: Students who will go to the new high school in Englewood will stand to gain a lot and will bring memories from their old schools.
The union representing Chicago charter school teachers voted overwhelmingly — 671 to 130 — to join the Chicago Teachers Union.
Chicago Public Schools officials say they will build a $75 million high school in Englewood and close four South Side schools.
KADNER: Vallas believes that a seven-member board, with three of those members appointed by the mayor, would work best.
CPS wants to convert National Teachers Academy elementary school into a new high school, paving the way for a new high school in Englewood.