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Marching for Peace at the MLK Academy of Social Justice
SCHOOLS | May 27, 2022
Marching for Peace at the MLK Academy of Social Justice

The annual Peace Rally and March is a demonstration of the King school community’s commitment to social justice. 

Highlighting our Girls Soccer and Girls Lacrosse City Champions
SPORTS | May 26, 2022
Highlighting our Girls Soccer and Girls Lacrosse City Champions

Congratulations to Lane Tech and Walter Payton!

Celebrating a Soon-to-Be Graduate of Orozco Academy
STUDENTS | May 25, 2022
Celebrating a Soon-to-Be Graduate of Orozco Academy

Jenny is graduating with a sense of accomplishment and empowerment inside of her that will only continue to grow in the years to come. 

Six Questions with a Soon-to-Be Graduate from Pritzker Elementary School
STUDENTS | May 23, 2022
Six Questions with a Soon-to-Be Graduate from Pritzker Elementary School

Maeve has thoroughly enjoyed her time at Pritzker since joining the school in sixth grade.

The Incredible Journey of a Wells Preparatory Elementary Academy Student
STUDENTS | May 20, 2022
The Incredible Journey of a Wells Preparatory Elementary Academy Student

As she begins thinking about her freshman year, Ope wants to thrive academically while also having the time to join clubs and make new friends.

Whitney Young Pitcher Strikes Out 19 to Keep Team Undefeated in City Title Win
SPORTS | May 19, 2022
Whitney Young Pitcher Strikes Out 19 to Keep Team Undefeated in City Title Win

Whitney Young is now headed to the state playoffs having been assigned to the Class 4A Maine South Sectional.

A Conversation with Two Shields Middle School Eighth Graders
STUDENTS | May 18, 2022
A Conversation with Two Shields Middle School Eighth Graders

Both Jaime and Jesus are poised to excel in high school, having risen to the top of their class academically at Shields.

Meet Four Awesome Soon-to-Be Graduates from Curtis School of Excellence
STUDENTS | May 16, 2022
Meet Four Awesome Soon-to-Be Graduates from Curtis School of Excellence

Mikeyah, Jalana, Jai’la, and Saniya have all developed a close friendship with each other at Curtis School of Excellence on Chicago’s Far South Side.

Five Monroe Elementary Eighth-Graders Reflect on Elementary School
STUDENTS | May 13, 2022
Five Monroe Elementary Eighth-Graders Reflect on Elementary School

Get to know Ashley, Brian, Carolina, Jocelyn, and Rebekah!

A Look at Competency-Based Education in CPS: Shifting Chicago Narratives Project
STUDENTS | May 11, 2022
A Look at Competency-Based Education in CPS: Shifting Chicago Narratives Project

Students from Phoenix STEM Military Academy, Hyde Park Academy, Juarez Community Academy, and Curie High School created short films.

Celebrating Literacy at South Shore Fine Arts Academy
SCHOOLS | May 9, 2022
Celebrating Literacy at South Shore Fine Arts Academy

Thousands of books were donated to ensure South Shore students have the resources to create their own personal libraries.

Recognizing Four Exceptional Educators from Across the District
SCHOOLS | May 6, 2022
Recognizing Four Exceptional Educators from Across the District

Each of these educators shares a passion for teaching that has led them to build deep relationships with students that will last for years to come.