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Mayor Rahm Emanuel tours Benjamin E. Mays school as it starts a longer school day. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/WBBM Newsradio)

More Chicago Schools Begin Longer Day

Two Chicago Public Schools will be spending an extra 90 minutes in class Monday, joining 11 others that have already done so.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2012

Chicago Public Schools

CPS To Phase In P.E. At High Schools Again; Recess To Return For Grade Schools

As part of its plans for a longer school day at the Chicago Public Schools, physical education classes will be phased back in for all high school juniors and seniors.

WBBM Newsradio–11/10/2011

Cowlishaw Elementary School

19 Naperville Elementary Schools Closing For Heat On Friday

All but two of the elementary schools in Naperville’s Indian Prairie School District 204 will be closed on Friday due to concerns about excessive heat.

CBS Chicago–09/01/2011