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.
Kids Anxious About Going Back To School? Here Are Some Tips To Help Ease The TransitionClinical Psychologist Dr. Sheela Raja joined the CBS 2 Morning Show to talk about helping your kids through back to school anxiety and how to connect more as a family.
5,000 Attend Fight For Peace Fest In North LawndaleResidents on Chicago’s West side spent Sunday promoting peace and boxing out negativity.
Undaunted In Face Of Shootings, Englewood Residents March In Back To School ParadeHours after eight people were wounded in two shootings in Englewood, members of that beleaguered South Side community gathered for an annual back to school parade, seeking to put a stop to the violence.