high school

Latino Dropout Rate Alarms Educators

A new study is sounding the alarm about the number of dropouts from the Chicago public high schools.

12/10/2012

Anthony Starego, star kicker for the Brick High School football team. (Credit: CBS New York.)

Autistic High School Student Kicks Game-Winning Field Goal

A high school student with autism becomes a hero on the football field. Sounds like a good movie doesn’t it? Well, it’s a true story.

670 The Score–10/24/2012

CPS Football Practice

CPS Football Players Take To Field For First Time Since Strike

High school football made a comeback in a big way Saturday, as hundreds of Chicago Public Schools students took to the field for the first time since the nine-day teachers’ strike put games on hold.

CBS 2–09/22/2012

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Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School Students

The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.

08/29/2012

Bullying

Study: 21 Percent Of Illinois Students Report Being Bullied At School

A survey of Illinois high school students indicates that younger white teenage girls are the most likely of any demographic to be bullied.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

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NIU’s Huskie Stadium To Host Illinois HS Football Championships

High school football title games will be held at Northern Illinois University’s Huskie Stadium in DeKalb during odd years starting in 2013 and running through 2021.

06/11/2012

Football Generic

Onetime Top Football Prospect Exonerated Of Rape Conviction After 5 Years In Prison

A former high school football star whose dreams of a pro career were shattered by a rape conviction burst into tears Thursday as a judge threw out the charge that sent him to prison for more than five years.

670 The Score–05/24/2012

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Report: Facebook Squabble Led To Violent Attack On High School Girl

A Facebook and Twitter rivalry between high school girls has resulted in suspensions and a referral for expulsion, after a girl was attacked in the school hallway.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2012

Meet one of the residents of the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences. The school has a barn stocked with farm animals. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Ag High School In Urban Setting

The Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences is a little bit of the country on the city’s Far South Side. CBS 2’s Rob Johnson reports.

04/13/2012

Soccer balls. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Video: HS Girl Charged With Assault After Brutal Soccer Beating

After Annette McCullough of Lewisville High was tripped while running down the sideline in a game against Chester High, all hell broke loose.

670 The Score–03/30/2012

Ambulance

Girl, 16, Stabbed At High School In Grand Crossing

A 16-year-old girl was hospitalized Tuesday after being stabbed at Hirsch Metro High School in the Grand Crossing neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012

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Listen: High School Announcer Squeals After Game-Winning Shot

High school announcer gets a little excited after game-winning shot.

670 The Score–03/06/2012

Rocky Clark was paralyzed playing football at Eisenhower High School. (CBS)

Rocky Clark, Paralyzed High School Football Player, Dies

Clark passed away shortly after 6 p.m. Thursday following complications from abdominal surgery, his family announced.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2012

John Allen, Dominick Wing

3 Busted Burglarizing Jewish High School In West Rogers Park

Police have arrested two convicted felons and a teenage boy after catching them red-handed burglarizing the Ida Crown Jewish Academy in the West Rogers Park neighborhood.

01/03/2012

Portage Bustdown

Sexually Explicit Facebook Page Infuriates Portage, Ind. Parents

It’s a sign of the times in Portage, Ind., where parents are dealing with some sexually explicit postings that are being made about their kids on Facebook.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2011

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (CBS File Photo)

Kirk Extols Virtues Of Bipartisanship

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) is trying to give a lesson on working across the aisle.

WBBM Newsradio–10/10/2011

File Photo (Ian Waldie/ Getty Images)

Lockport High School Employee Arrested On Student Sex Charge

A suspended southwest suburban Lockport Township High School District employee resigned this week and was arrested Thursday on accusations he committed an act of sexual conduct with a student in 2009.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2011

Jalen Hampton, 17, is charged with shooting a 14-year old girl after a softball game (credit: Chicago Police Department)

$2.5M Bond For Teen Charged With Shooting Girl After Ballgame

A teenage boy was ordered held on $2.5 million bond Thursday after being charged with shooting a 14-year-old girl following a high school softball game last week.

04/14/2011

Hyde Park Academy

Small Fire Evacuates Hyde Park Academy

Students are heading back to class this morning after a small fire in the janitor’s closet of a Hyde Park Academy high school in the Woodlawn neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2011

Empty Classroom

North Suburban Teacher Cuts Infuriate Parents

Some parents are up in arms over a plan by the Niles Township District 219 school board to cut ten tenured teaching positions at its two high schools.

WBBM Newsradio–02/07/2011

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