Perspectives Charter Schools Students Lead Annual Peace March On South SideAt the time of year when violence traditionally peaks in Chicago, hundreds of students on the South Side are rallying for peace.
Peaceful Summer Sendoff For Chicago StudentsSummer vacation kicked off on a positive note Friday for thousands of students at Perspectives Charter Schools in Chicago.
Students Lead Peace March On South SideMore than 2,500 people, mostly kids, were marching from the South Loop to Bronzeville on Friday, demanding an end to the violence on the streets as students get ready to start their summer break.
Students Plan 3rd Annual Peace March On South SideThe march will step off at 10 a.m. in the South Loop. Students from all five Perspectives Charter Schools will march to the Bronzeville neighborhood. Kids from Evanston, Tennessee, and Georgia also will join the effort.