CPS Ready To Start New Year Without Funding Questions; No Threat Of StrikeSummer 2017 has shifted to the rear view mirror, and it’s time for Chicago Public Schools students to go back to class.
Many Illinois Students Head Back To School As Early As Next WeekFor thousands of school-age children in Illinois, this will be the last weekend of their summer break.
CTA To Again Provide Free Rides On First Day Of School; Kills 11/Lincoln Bus ExtensionFor the seventh consecutive year, CTA will provide free rides on the first day of school to Chicago Public School students and parents accompanying students.
CTA Offers Free Rides For CPS First Day Of SchoolTuesday, Sept. 6 marks the first day of school for Chicago Public School students. CTA is offering free rides for students on their first day of school.
Principal, Superintendent Ride To School With Students For First Day Of ClassA west suburban high school principal and school superintendent found a unique way to welcome students back to school on Wednesday.
Back To School: CPS Students Return With More Safe Passage RoutesHundreds of thousands of Chicago Public Schools students returned to class Tuesday for the first day of the new school year, and many of them were taking advantage of the Safe Passage program for the first time.
North Side Catholic School Starts New School Year After Facing Possible ClosureStudents were back in the classrooms Tuesday at Our Lady of Victory School in Portage Park, after facing closure by the Catholic Archdiocese earlier this year, unless it came up with hundreds of thousands of dollars.
New School Year Already Underway For Some DistrictsBelieve it or not, the new school year has started for many students, even though we’re not even halfway through August.
Expert Offers Tips For Parents Of Kids Going To A New SchoolFor thousands of parents and children, going to new schools can be stressful. CBS's 2 Jim Williams talked to an expert who offers advice on how to get through these next few weeks.
McCarthy On Expanded Safe Passage Program: 'This Is True Community Policing'The city's top cop said he's pleased with how things have been going so far, as children head back to their first day of classes.
New School Year Brings Lots Of Changes For CPS StudentsA new chapter begins for the Chicago Public Schools this morning, following major budget cuts and the closings of dozens of schools.
New Chapter For CPS Begins Monday With First Day Of SchoolA new chapter in Chicago Public School history begins Monday, as thousands of kids will begin classes at schools they've never attended. On Sunday, many of them celebrated. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley spent the day with families preparing for the first day of classes.

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