Chicago International Charter School
For weeks, Beth Purvis’ role in the administration had been somewhat of a mystery. Not until after several inquiries from The Associated Press did the Rauner administration disclose that Purvis — a key member of the governor’s transition team — is now earning $250,000 a year to advise him on education policy.
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.
A man armed with a gun attempted to lure three children who were walking to school on the South Side on Friday, school officials said.
Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel on Friday kept a campaign promise to teach kids about public service at a South Side charter school.
Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a missing 14-year-old girl last seen Thursday at a Bucktown neighborhood school.