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Chicago Public Schools

Byrd-Bennett touts Safe Passage, student performance

During a Monday City Club of Chicago event, Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett stated CPS’s Safe Passage program, “by any measure, is a success.”

Marshall H.S. principal removed from job, teachers say

BGA, NBC 5 sue CPS, alleging public records violations

Health management plans underused at city schools

State to provide CPS $10M for Safe Passage program

Gov. Pat Quinn on Thursday announced $10 million in state funding for Chicago Public Schools’ Safe Passage program.

The funding will allow the district to employ 600 new Safe Passage workers. Those employees will monitor routes at 27 schools that will be added to the program and additional routes at 93 schools that are already part of the program, according to the Governor’s Office. More than 65,000 CPS elementary and high school students attend those 120 schools.  

Chicago Board of Education changes how it ranks schools

CPS scraps South Side campus for controversial charter school

Emanuel stands pat on CPS hiring preference, despite Lewis blast

CPS students rally, march to demand elected school board

Emanuel trumpets South Loop projects

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday attended South Loop ribbon-cutting ceremonies for the Chicago Transit Authority’s new-and-improved Harrison Red Line stop and an expanded Jones College Prep campus.