Simeon Academy

Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Eastern Michigan University Football Player Found Dead, Played For Simeon Academy

A former Chicago high school football star was fatally shot in a robbery near the campus of Eastern Michigan University.


Mayor Rahm Emanuel  was on hand for the unveiling of the mural. (Credit: Steve Miller)

Emanuel On Hand As High School Students Unveil New Mural

It is a combination mosaic and spray-painted mural on the side of a Garrett Popcorn shop on 87th near Cottage Grove. The artists were students from Kenwood and Simeon academies.