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Hirsch High School Freshman on First Impressions of His New Home
STUDENTS | September 21, 2021
Hirsch High School Freshman on First Impressions of His New Home

DeVonte’s advice to incoming freshmen: be yourself instead of trying to impress others.

Nine Questions with a Hancock College Prep Freshman
STUDENTS | September 16, 2021
Nine Questions with a Hancock College Prep Freshman

Alejo is thoroughly enjoying his freshman year, especially exploring Hancock’s new state-of-the-art building.

Personal Reflection #2 from Interim CPS CEO José M. Torres
DISTRICT | September 14, 2021
Personal Reflection #2 from Interim CPS CEO José M. Torres

Throughout his school visits, Dr. Torres has been impressed by the patience of our students and the hard work of schools to maintain safety protocols.

Finding Where I Belong and Helping My Peers do the Same
STUDENTS | September 14, 2021
Finding Where I Belong and Helping My Peers do the Same

Leslie is proud that she was able to help other students take advantage of the opportunity to continue their education. 

Air Force Academy High School Freshman Reflects on New Beginning
STUDENTS | September 9, 2021
Air Force Academy High School Freshman Reflects on New Beginning

AJ is quickly learning that succeeding academically in high school will require an extra level of effort.

Learning about Relationship Building from a School Culture Coordinator
SCHOOLS | September 7, 2021
Learning about Relationship Building from a School Culture Coordinator

Mr. Calderon always finds himself coming back to connecting his work with the importance of community.

Encouraging Positive Behavior and Student Growth at Bateman Elementary
SCHOOLS | September 2, 2021
Encouraging Positive Behavior and Student Growth at Bateman Elementary

Mr. Fernández wants to reboot community at his school this year through kindness and inclusivity.

Creating a Culture at Deneen School Of Excellence that Reignites Learning
SCHOOLS | August 31, 2021
Creating a Culture at Deneen School Of Excellence that Reignites Learning

Strong leadership and a set of core values have helped Deneen maintain high levels of academic success. 

A Look at the First Day of School in Photos
DISTRICT | August 30, 2021
A Look at the First Day of School in Photos

A new school year is officially here!

Helping Students Thrive at Metcalfe Community Academy
SCHOOLS | August 28, 2021
Helping Students Thrive at Metcalfe Community Academy

Mr. Clay aims to have every student adopt a champion mentality.

Meet Our Student Civil Rights Summer Fellows: Alfredo B.
STUDENTS | August 26, 2021
Meet Our Student Civil Rights Summer Fellows: Alfredo B.

Alfredo’s goal for the upcoming year is to make his school a better place for everyone.

Seeing the Impact of Empowering Students through Mentorship
SCHOOLS | August 24, 2021
Seeing the Impact of Empowering Students through Mentorship

Principal Nieves believes in the importance of creating spaces that amplify student voices and empower the community.