Chicago Public Schools officials said they won’t announce how the school, 4071 N. Oak Park Ave., will be used until this fall.
HBCU students hope Beyoncé’s tribute to black college culture heightens awareness about the institutions and increase enrollment.
THE WATCHDOGS: CPS is giving $259 million in added work to a company that couldn’t keep Chicago schools clean, records obtained by the Sun-Times show.
Chicago students joined a nationwide walkout Friday to rally against gun violence on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting.
Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch said investing in mental health resources is the best way of treating the epidemic of violence.
State investigators held three public meetings in March and also collected some 8,600 pages of documents before releasing their findings Wednesday.
The Chicago Public Schools released the school-by-school breakdown of how it will divvy up its $3.1 billion budget for the upcoming school year.
Some want the State Board of Education, which launched the probe, to appoint an independent monitor to oversee changes with special education at CPS.
Chicago Public Schools principals’ budgets for the coming year include increases for teacher raises, allowing them to maintain staffing levels.
Negotiations centered around better pay and more job stability. Union members are scheduled to vote on the deal Thursday and Friday.
Beyoncé paid tribute to historically black colleges during her Coachella performance, and is donating $100,000 to four black universities.
This week, Chicago Public School parents, neighbors and school staffers will elect Local School Council members from more than 5,000 candidates.
The 2018 Intercollegiate Championship Tournament included 36 teams. Each team could have up to four members.
The idea is that the grown-ups get in a little physical activity even as they still can keep a wary eye on the kids.
“A lot of people think we’re total nerds, but we’re just curious,” Northwestern University graduate student Adam Silverman said.