After Son's Suicide Attempt, Mom Sues CPS For Ignoring Chronic Bullying At Woodson Elementary; ‘I Asked For Help, And I Didn’t Get It, And I’m So Mad’Teirra Black says her son, Jamari, was constantly bullied at school. Others vouched for that. Now it's one claim of dozens in a federal lawsuit versus the Chicago Public Schools.
New Video Of Marshall High School Student Tased During Altercation With CPD OfficersNewly obtained video offers a new look at a disturbing altercation at Marshall High School between Chicago police and a student.
Phoenix Military Academy Allowed Concealed Carry Gun Class At School On WeekendAdministrators at Chicago’s Phoenix Military Academy allowed a concealed carry gun class on a recent weekend in a classroom without the knowledge of CPS administrators, angering teachers and raising the possibility of disciplinary action.
Students At Overcrowded Grissom Elementary School Forced To Study On Hallway Floors; Library Doubles As LunchroomAt Virgil Grissom Elementary School in the southeast corner of the city, teachers have to be creative to accommodate all the students.
CPS Might Close Chicago Virtual Charter School If Questionable Spending, Curriculum Issues Not AddressedChicago Public Schools officials said the Chicago Virtual Charter School could end up being closed if officials don’t sufficiently address academic and financial problems.
CPS Demands Answers About Questionable Spending By Chicago Virtual Charter SchoolChicago Public Schools officials are asking serious questions of Chicago Virtual Charter School, following a CBS 2 investigation of mass turnover, dysfunction, and questionable finances.
Chicago Virtual Charter School CEO On Financial Probation And $26,000 Raise: "I Didn't Get A Large Raise"A taxpayer funded Chicago school already under close watch by the district is struggling to retain teachers, and students are starting to jump ship, too.
Parents And Teachers Fleeing Chicago Virtual Charter School Over Questionable Spending, Missing CurriculumMissing curriculum and missing textbooks are just some of the problems uncovered at Chicago Virtual Charter School.
CPS Parents Hold Meeting To Discuss School Issues
Dozens Of CPS Employees Violate Longstanding Residency RequirementChicago Public Schools employees are required to live within city limits, with a few exceptions. It’s been the rule for a long time, yet dozens of workers break it, and get fired because of it every year.
17-Year-Old Emanuel Gallegos Killed In Old Irving Park ShootingA 17-year-old was fatally shot while riding as a passenger in a vehicle in the Irving Park area on Monday night.
Mother Claims 11-Year-Old Son Attempted Suicide After School Ignored Repeated BullyingA mother is demanding answers, after she said her 11-year-old boy tried to commit suicide because of repeated bullying by both students and teachers.