Critics say prospective parents should be studying a school’s academics. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
Next Monday is a big day for a charter school in the Englewood neighborhood. Johnson College Prep High School’s first graduation will be staged at the Field Museum.
As they learn about the life and accomplishments of late South African President Nelson Mandela, students at an Englewood charter school will get a chance to see a new biographical film before it hits theaters later this month.
In tank after tank at CCA — some big, some small — the principles of aquaponics are being put to the test to support urban farming. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.
U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk made a symbolic return to his former Congressional District on the North Shore on Friday, four months after returning to work in Congress.
An all-male charter high school on the South Side is celebrating Friday, as once again, all its graduating seniors have been accepted to four-year colleges.
Maria High School’s centennial celebration has turned somber, with the news that the Southwest Side girls’ school will close in 2013 and be replaced by a co-educational K-through-12 charter school.
The first charter high school in the Chicago suburbs now has its own building, more than seven months after classes began.
D-Day has arrived for the Chicago parents who want their children to attend charter schools.