Gary To Name A School After Michael JacksonThe Gary Community School Board has approved an agreement with Jackson’s mother, Katherine, to honor the late “King of Pop” and inspire children to excel in the arts and education.
5 Back To School Things Teachers Would Love Your Help WithSeasoned instructors share the essentials for your child's transition back to the classroom.
Back To School Study Tips For TeensHelp your kids make the most of their time when they head back to school with these 5 study tips.
Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School LunchesWith creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!
Burglars Break Into West Side School, Steal More Than $70K Worth Of iPadsIt happened just before 1 a.m. at Charles Hughes Elementary School in the 4200 block of West 15th in North Lawndale.
Battle Lines Drawn Over Obama School In ChicagoSome Near North Side residents don't want park land to be absorbed by Mayor Emanuel's proposal. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
Melrose Park High School Locked Down After Shots Are HeardWitnesses heard gunshots coming from at least one vehicle in the 800 block of 11th Avenue at 11:35 a.m., according to Melrose Park police. No one was injured and no shell casings have been found.
Park Forest Police Warn Parents Against Letting Kids Walk Alone, After AttacksThe most recent attack came Wednesday, near Forest Trail Middle School. A man held a knife, motioning for a 13-year-old girl to come toward him. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Authorities: Boy, 15, Had Gun In Chicago Elementary School A 15-year-old boy was allegedly caught with a loaded gun at a South Side “Safe Passage” elementary Chicago Public school after the principal found out two students had been taking pictures with the weapon in the bathroom, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.
After School Closing, Jesse Owens Honored With Name On Different BuildingAfter Jess Owens Community Academy in West Pullman was closed last summer, relatives of the Olympic Gold Medalist were disappointed to see his name torn off the building.
Inspectors Find Mold In Gary, Ind. SchoolA state health inspector described a strong, musty odor after testing for mold inside Roosevelt College and Career Academy earlier this month.
Dolton School Closed Since Monday Due To Water ProblemsMore than 500 elementary and junior high students in Dolton haven't had classes this week because a water problem forced the school district to close two schools.
Crystal Lake 8th Grader Charged With Hate Crime After Alleged Attack On Fellow StudentAn alleged hate crime, in a northwest suburban school results in felony charges against an eighth grader Tuesday.
Man Charged After Boy Brings Loaded Gun To Elgin SchoolA 7-year-old boy brought a loaded handgun to a northwest suburban elementary school Thursday morning, and the man who allegedly brought the gun to the boy’s home is being held on a $250,000 bond.
Elementary School Emptied After Gas Odor DetectedIt happened not once, not twice but three times this week alone, CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.