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CPS Boasts Best Graduation Rate On Record

CPS administrators touted a graduation rate of 65.4 percent for the class of 2013, topping last year’s mark of 61.2 percent.

08/14/2013

Malcolm X College (Credit: CBS)

Graduation Rate On The Rise At City Colleges

The City College system says things are looking up, with a 71 percent increase in the graduation rate.

06/24/2013

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CPS: High School Graduation Rate Rises Again

The head of the Chicago Public School system will be doing a little chest-thumping today about the high school graduation rate.

05/28/2013

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School Reform Group Pushing For More Charter Schools

While much of the talk about Chicago schools revolves around a potential teachers strike, one education reform group kicked off the summer this weekend with a push for more charter schools.

06/17/2012

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City Colleges Chancellor: Graduation Rate Is Creeping Up

The head of the City Colleges of Chicago says she is seeing small signs of progress, as she and the system’s leadership try to reverse some disturbing trends at the community colleges.

WBBM Newsradio–09/16/2011

Jon Diebler and David Lighty

Sweet 16 Teams Boast Good Graduation Rates

Of the 32 teams left in the men’s and women’s NCAA tournaments, only four don’t have a graduation rate above 50 percent, according to a new study.

670 The Score–03/24/2011