School District Suspends, Moves To Fire Hall Of Fame Coach Over DUI ChargeLongtime Hillcrest High School girls basketball coach and social studies teacher John Maniatis has been suspended without pay, with the intent of having his employment terminated at the Country Club Hills school, school district officials decided late Thursday night.
School Hustles Kids, Staff Out Door After Recent Nearby Gun ViolenceDulles School of Excellence, 6311 S. Calumet Ave., has told staffers to clear the building and parking lot immediately after school is dismissed. Teachers were told to exit with their students and leave the school.
St. Charles North H.S. Closed After Single Bullet Is Discovered The discovery of a single bullet Thursday morning at St. Charles North High School prompted school officials to dismiss students early and to keep their backpacks overnight for inspection.
Chicago Schools Cancel Classes For First Time Since 1999Chicago Public Schools classes have been canceled for Wednesday--for the first time since 1999--as the Blizzard of 2011 blows into Chicago.