Evergreen Park School DIstrict 124

Central Junior High School in Evergreen Park. (Credit: CBS)

Evergreen Park Students To Return To Class After Strike Ends

Students in Evergreen Park were headed back to school on Monday, after missing eight days of classes due to a teachers’ strike.


Evergreen Park teachers on the picket line on the 7th school day of their strike on Oct. 11, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Evergreen Park Church Opens Kids’ Program Amid Teachers’ Strike

With the teachers’ strike in Evergreen Park entering its seventh school day, a local church opened its doors on Thursday for a kids’ club.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2012

Evergreen Park teachers picket during a rally before their latest round of contract talks with School District 124 on Oct. 10, 2012, the sixth school day that was cancelled due to the teachers' strike. (Credit: CBS)

Evergreen Park Parents Growing Weary Of Ongoing Teachers’ Strike

After six school days missed due to the teachers’ strike in Evergreen Park, parents have started losing their patience with the school district.

CBS 2–10/10/2012

Evergreen Park Teachers' Strike

Talks Break Down Amid Ongoing Teachers’ Strike In Evergreen Park

Talks to end the teachers’ strike in Evergreen Park broke down early Thursday morning, meaning kids will be kept out of class for a third day.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2012

Evergreen Park Teachers

Union: Evergreen Park Teachers Will Strike On Tuesday

Union representatives for Evergreen Park School District 124 teachers left contract negotiations late Monday and said members will strike Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2012

Empty Classroom

Teachers’ Strikes May Be Coming In Evergreen Park, Lake Forest

The city of Chicago is not the only municipality where a teacher strike is looming.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2012