CHICAGO (CBS)– Friday is the deadline for Chicago Public Schools parents to decide if they want their high schoolers to return to class.
As CPS prepares to enter into its final re-opening phase on April 19, students in high school have the option to attend some form of in-person learning.READ MORE: FEMA To Cover Funeral Costs For COVID-19 Victims
However, the move comes so late in the fourth quarter that many parents question if it’s beneficial for their kids.READ MORE: Live Updates From CBS News: 1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Shooting At Tennessee High School
CPS is trying to gauge how many students will return next month.MORE NEWS: Cook County To Release 35,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Tuesday Afternoon
For summer school, we’re told those plans will be revealed in “the very near future.”