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Former Student Sues St. Charles East H.S. Over Hazing, Bullying

The former student alleges that the continued bullying led to severe emotional distress that required outpatient hospitalization and “extensive psychiatric treatment.”


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Morgan Park, Simeon Coaches Suspended After Post-Game Scuffle

The head basketball coaches from Simeon and Morgan Park High schools have been suspended because of their behavior at a basketball game last week that ended in a scuffle between the two teams at the handshake line.


Chicago Public Schools

Most CPS Coaches Lack Proper Certification

Sports experts tell CBS 2 that 8 out of every 10 Chicago Public Schools coaches do not have the required certification. Dorothy Tucker reports how that could have an impact on every student.



New Efforts Seek To Protect Kids From Concussions

In January 2011, the city of Chicago passed some of the most strict concussion legislation in the country, but it was just the beginning, as there are several efforts afoot to protect school-aged athletes from serious brain injuries.

CBS 2–02/15/2012

Darion Jones

Brizard: ‘No Tolerance’ If Fenger Coaches Involved In Attack On Student

The head of the Chicago Public Schools promised on Tuesday that the district would have zero tolerance, after two high school coaches were suspended in connection to a violent attack against a high school student.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2011

Darion Jones

CPS Suspends 2 Coaches Accused Of Driving Teens To Fight

Two Fenger High School coaches have been suspended as officials investigate whether they drove a group of students to the home of a peer who was attacked by the youths.


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Grayslake Wrestling Coaches Abruptly Resign

Mystery surrounds the abrupt resignations of three wrestling coaches at Grayslake North. The school district declines to comment.