Urban Prep Charter Academy for Young Men

Chicago's Urban Prep Academy (CBS)

For 4th Year In A Row, Urban Prep Sending Every Graduate To College

All 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.

03/28/2013

Union teachers walk the picket line on Sept. 10, 2012, outside Urban Prep-Englewood, a charter school that shares a building with a traditional public school. Charter schools stayed open during the strike, as their teachers are non-union. (Credit: CBS)

Classes In Session At Charter Schools Despite Teachers’ Strike

Classes 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.

CBS 2–09/10/2012