Northwest Baptist Academy Cancels Classes, Begins E-Learning, After Defying Gov. JB Pritzker's School Closure MandateMonday morning, the pastor of Northwest Bible Baptist Church in unincorporated Elgin canceled classes at Northwest Baptist Academy, and switching to remote learning to comply with the governor’s order.
Coronavirus Closings: Gov. JB Pritzker Orders All Illinois Schools To Close Starting TuesdayThe governor is ordering all public and private schools in Illinois to close from March 17 until at least March 30.
Coronavirus Closings: Porter County Schools, Munster, Lake Central School District In Northwest Indiana Shutting For 4 Weeks Over COVID-19Lake Central School Corporation and all public schools in Porter County will close for four weeks starting Monday.
Hammond To Close 3 Schools, Cut At Least 130 Staff PositionsThree schools in Hammond will close for good this summer, and more than 100 staff positions will be cut, due to a budget deficit of more than $10 million.
Latest School Closings Due To Extreme Weather
Early Closings Due To Ice Storm ForecastSchools, public agencies and many business are closed today. Here is a list.
Chicago Archdiocese Announces Plans To Close Or Merge South Side Catholic Churches And SchoolsThe Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago announced Wednesday night they will be closing and merging several schools on the South Side, as part of what church officials called a “revitalization initiative.”
Fast Facts About Rahm Emanuel's Two Terms As Chicago's MayorIn a surprise announcement, two-term Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel said he is withdrawing from the 2019 mayoral race. Here are a few fast facts about the mayor that help define his seven year reign in office.
School With A New PurposeA development company is transforming the school into apartments.
School Board To Vote On Englewood High School Consolidation PlanMembers of the Chicago Teachers Union have said the entire plan should be scrapped.
Ford Heights Schools Closed Due To FloodingCottage Grove School, Medgar Evers School, and Tidye A. Phillips School were closed as a result of the flooding in Ford Heights.
CPS Revises Englewood Plan; Old Schools To Be Phased Out, Not Closed This SummerFacing an intense baclkash from many in the Englewood community, Chicago Public Schools officials have backtracked on their plans to close four high schools in the neighborhood at the end of the school year, and will instead phase those schools out gradually while the district moves forward with plans for a new $85 million facility to replace them.
Some Schools Cancel Classes Or Open Late Due To Icy ConditionsIcy roads prompted many Chicago area schools to cancel classes on Wednesday, while some others started late.
Cardinal Cupich Talks School Closings, Church ConsolidationsCardinal Blase Cupich spoke publicly for the first time about Catholic school closings and church consolidations that have been announced over the last week.
Five Chicago Area Catholic Schools To Close This SummerThe closings will bring the number of Catholic Schools in Cook and Lake counties to 209 next school year.