Police can safeguard students “crossing gang boundaries” to get to new schools after their Chicago Public Schools are closed, but there’s a “lot of work to do to make it happen,” Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said Thursday.
The caravan carrying 1,300 students and 52 staffers started leaving the DeKalb campus shortly after 11 a.m. on Sunday, and was expected to arrive in Miami around 1 p.m. Monday.
Students at a northwest suburban high school were sent home Wednesday, after a series of bomb threats were called in to the school.
There are more than 28,000 iPads being used in Chicago Public Schools, and some of the students who use them each day are as young as three years old. Is all that screen time good for toddlers, and their little hands? CBS 2’s Chris Martinez went to a Chicago classroom to find out.
Seven students suffered minor injuries in a school bus crash on the Near West Side, about two blocks west of the United Center.
CBS 2′s Mike Parker talks with parents and their kids about the news that the teachers’ strike will continue into its second week.
School may be out, but some students have managed to keep learning this week by taking advantage of educational resources available.
A number of Crystal Lake high school students are facing disciplinary action for sexting.
Parents have been taking their kids to 144 “Children First” sites for alternative activities and meals, but it turns out picketing teachers are showing up at the sites too.
Chicago Public Schools students who took part in summer anti-violence programs gathered at the South Side Community Arts Center Friday to celebrate their accomplishments.
Chicago Public Schools students will be able to ride CTA buses and trains for free on the first day of school.
A man has surrendered to police in connection with the armed robbery of three students at Northwestern University in Evanston.
A school custodian was speaking out Wednesday, accusing officials at West Aurora School District 129 of failing to protect students from a predatory band teacher.
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Reduced fares will be in effect a little longer for Chicago Public School students this fall.
Police have released a surveillance photo of the men who allegedly robbed three Northwestern University students at gunpoint early Sunday, then used a stolen credit card at a convenience store just minutes minutes later.
Gov. Pat Quinn on Tuesday took the case for pension and Medicaid reform to an Oak Park middle school.
Joliet police say three men have been arrested for holding up students who were walking to school this week.
As part of the activities leading up to the NATO Summit next month, some Chicago high school students traded performances and questions with music students from Afghanistan in a live, electronic hook-up.
Two suburban teenagers are wrapping up the school year with new cars, as part of a program designed to encourage safe driving habits.