CPS Offering Parents Cash Incentive As Bus Driver Shortage Forces Kids To Find Another Way To ClassOn Friday, 73 bus drivers quit. Now the district is short 500 drivers. And that means no rides for about 2,100 students.
It's Back To School For Chicago Public Schools Students"I think every parent is a little nervous to send their kid back, vaccinated or not."
CPS Students Return To School Full-Time Monday, With Mask Requirement And Amid COVID-19 Delta Variant WorriesThousands of Chicago Public Schools students will step back into the hallways of their school buildings full-time on Monday.
Chicago Public Schools To Pay Families To Get Children To School If Buses Aren't Available Due To Driver ShortageThere are not enough school bus drivers, so the Chicago Public Schools are going to pay some parents to get their kids to school themselves.
Thousands Of CPS Students Returning To School Monday Amid New Indoor Mask Mandate, Vaccine RequirementThousands of Chicago Public School students return to school next week amid a new statewide COVID safety requirement.
CTU: 'Serious Problems' With COVID Loom Before First Day Of School"Last year we had six feet, this year they're refusing to even say they'll enforce three feet."
Chicago Teachers Union: No Safety Agreement In PlaceIf kids want to participate in extra-curricular activities, like sports, CPS is requiring all student athletes to either be vaccinated or take weekly COVID tests.
Nonprofit Who Is Hussain Chicago Fills Backpacks With School Supplies For CPS StudentsThe first day of classes is just around the corner for Chicago Public Schools students, and on Sunday, a local branch of an international nonprofit lent a hand to get kids ready.
Chicago School Board To Discuss 2022 Budget Proposal Wednesday; Teachers Union Demands Redo To Help Students With TraumaThe Chicago School Board will be talking about the budget proposal in its meeting on Wednesday, and teachers will be picketing.
CPS To Require Masks For Everyone In School Buildings, Regardless Of Vaccination Status, When 2021-22 School Year BeginsThe Chicago Public Schools announced Thursday that it will be requiring masks indoors for everyone when the 2021-22 school year begins on Aug. 30.
Chicago Public Schools Says 2022 Budget Proposal Focuses On Schools, Students In Greatest NeedThe Chicago Public Schools said its new 2022 budget proposal sends resources to the schools and students who need them most.
'You Just Feel Happier': School Officials On (Vaccinated) Students Not Wearing Masks"We will continue just to work with local health officials and with CPS to determine the right course of action."
CPS Pushes Student Vaccinations Ahead Of School YearThe nation's third-largest school district plans to offer five days a week of in-person instruction and says the goal is to vaccinate as many students as possible.
'Hands Hurt, Mom': Chicago Boy With Autism Complains Of Injuries After Getting Off School Bus"They just told me, someone watched the video, from CPS and they called the DCFS hotline."
CTU: Layoffs Will Hit Hardest Schools On South, West Sides"I can't understand why someone like me, who works extremely hard during the most difficult time for any educator, that there's no enough money to save my position."