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Kenwood Captures First Football City Championship In School History
SPORTS | November 24, 2021
Kenwood Captures First Football City Championship In School History

The Kenwood community will always remember this season as one of the best and most exciting in school history.

When Black and Brown Men Teach: A New Program to Support Young Men of Color
SCHOOLS | November 17, 2021
When Black and Brown Men Teach: A New Program to Support Young Men of Color

One of the highlights of the program so far has been the Flip the Script internship, which allowed students to earn industry certifications.

Honoring the Veterans in our CPS Family
SCHOOLS | November 10, 2021
Honoring the Veterans in our CPS Family

Veterans Day is a time to acknowledge and display gratitude for the individuals who have dedicated their time and talent to serving our country.

Washington HS Captures Third Super Sectional Soccer Title In School History
SPORTS | November 3, 2021
Washington HS Captures Third Super Sectional Soccer Title In School History

Washington will now play Rockford Boylan Catholic for a spot in the IHSA State Finals.

Meet the First Black Female Head Coach of a CPL Boys Football Team
SPORTS | October 31, 2021
Meet the First Black Female Head Coach of a CPL Boys Football Team

Coach Rhea shows her players that success comes from giving every practice and game their all.

Continuing to Move Forward: 2021 Academic Report Card
DISTRICT | October 27, 2021
Continuing to Move Forward: 2021 Academic Report Card

The Academic Report Card is a testament to the fact that when you focus on equity and put students first, they can accomplish great things.

Chicago Roadmap: Targeted Support to Help Students Achieve Postsecondary Success
DISTRICT | October 20, 2021
Chicago Roadmap: Targeted Support to Help Students Achieve Postsecondary Success

The Roadmap is split into five domains, and progress on each domain is tracked through an annual report, the first of which was released this month.

Joy of Serving Diverse Community Keeps Clinton Principal Coming Back
SCHOOLS | October 15, 2021
Joy of Serving Diverse Community Keeps Clinton Principal Coming Back

To maximize her impact as a school leader, Principal Delgado is constantly reflecting on how to make Clinton a more student-centered space.

Woodlawn Principal Shares Her Mission to Help Every Student Succeed
SCHOOLS | October 8, 2021
Woodlawn Principal Shares Her Mission to Help Every Student Succeed

Principal Bell has found that in helping students to grow both inside and outside of the classroom, she’s grown too. 

A Hispanic Heritage Month Q&A with a Lloyd Elementary School Fourth Grader
STUDENTS | October 2, 2021
A Hispanic Heritage Month Q&A with a Lloyd Elementary School Fourth Grader

Alondra says that celebrating her family’s background is something that extends far beyond a single month.

Fenger Freshman Shares Top Reasons to be Excited for High School
STUDENTS | September 28, 2021
Fenger Freshman Shares Top Reasons to be Excited for High School

Najariah believes the level of trust that she’s quickly built with her teachers is motivating her to get off to a strong start in high school.

Representing Dyett High School in the Right Way
STUDENTS | September 23, 2021
Representing Dyett High School in the Right Way

Being successful at Dyett is important to DeShon because he sees the school as a reflection of the surrounding community.