North Palos Hills Teacher Concerned About In-Person Learning Amid COVID-19 PandemicJust days from school doors reopening in some suburbs, teachers are already demanding they stay closed.
Lakeshore Fitness To Serve Up Tennis Courts, Other Gym Spaces As Remote Learning Labs When School Resumes For Members' KidsThere’s no escaping it. COVID-19 is causing a racket; not only smacking businesses in their pockets, but serving up a giant a ball of stress for parents.
Even Without Bud Billiken Parade, Back To School Celebrations Go On This Weekend, Just Smaller And Socially DistancedMusic blasted outside Unity Junior High School West in Cicero on Saturday, as Cicero District 99 staff welcomed a caravan of cars.
Chicago Public Schools Students Set To Head Back To Class TuesdayThe Chicago Public Schools resume classes on Tuesday – following on the heels of a school year that saw an all-time low dropout rate, but also amid discord between the city and the Chicago Teachers Union.
Zion School District To Begin School Year After Losing Nearly 50 Teachers, StaffIt’s back to school in far north suburban Zion, and there will be a lot of new faces, after nearly 50 teachers and staff resigned last week.
Anti-Violence Group Holds Block Party, Yachting Club Holds Boating Day Ahead Of Back-To-School TimeAn anti-violence group spread an important message Sunday at a back-to-school event in the Washington Park neighborhood.
Secretary Of State Jesse White Emphasizes School Bus Safety This Back-To-School SeasonThis back-to-school season, Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White is emphasizing that student safety is a priority.
Safe Passage Cleanup Underway Before School StartsSafe Passage workers help Chicago kids get to and from school safely.
Style Expert On Back-To-School Shopping For College StudentsIt's back-to-school season, which means it’s time to get your college student ready for campus.
Charity Fills Backpacks With Supplies For CPS Students In NeedA local charity is helping to ease the hardships some kids face as they prepare to head back to school.
Bud Billiken Parade Steps Off On SaturdayTo mark the milestone, TV and film star Lil Rel Howery will serve as Grand Marshal.
Bells Ring For The First Day Of SchoolThere was a big breakfast for everyone and they got to listen to music provided by a DJ.
94-Year-Old Veteran Imparts His Wisdom To Students Everyday Before ClassThe first lesson of the day for students at Marina Village Middle School happens well before class. Every morning, 94-year-old Wally Richardson greets parents with a wave, and their kids with what he calls "Wally-isms."
Rogers Park Students Gifted With Free School SuppliesStudents returning to school Wednesday in Chicago's West Rogers Park were greeted with a special treat.
Syrian Refugee Students Say Attending School Is A MiracleFor local Syrian refugee students heading back to school, it is a chance to escape the violence of their Syrian homes and start fresh.