For 4th Year In A Row, Urban Prep Sending Every Graduate To CollegeAll 167 seniors at Urban Prep Charter Academies’ campuses in Englewood and University Village are heading to college next fall. The entire senior classes of the two schools have been accepted to four-year universities.
Classes In Session At Charter Schools Despite Teachers' StrikeClasses might be in session on Monday at Chicago’s charter schools, but they aren’t totally unaffected by the strike being staged by the Chicago Teachers Union.
Urban Prep Again Sending All Grads To CollegeAn all-male charter high school on the South Side is celebrating Friday, as once again, all its graduating seniors have been accepted to four-year colleges.
Urban Prep Sending Every Grad To College AgainMore than six of every ten African-American boys will not graduate from public high school in Chicago, but at a high school in one of city's poorest neighborhoods, every single black student is headed to college.