Students

Seniors First in District to Graduate Early with Associate Degree
STUDENTS | December 10, 2018
Seniors First in District to Graduate Early with Associate Degree

Goode Academy seniors, Devin Thomas and Cheyenne Henry, will graduate early with their associate degree.

Senior Collects 300 Turkeys, and Counting, For Community
STUDENTS | November 9, 2018
Senior Collects 300 Turkeys, and Counting, For Community

Senior, Isabella Garcia, will host her third annual turkey giveaway.

Whitney Young HS Powerlifter Sets National Record [VIDEO]
STUDENTS | November 6, 2018
Whitney Young HS Powerlifter Sets National Record [VIDEO]

Senior GiHo Jeong shares how he got on the powerlifting path.

Westinghouse Student, Paschen Scholar Talks Love for Math
STUDENTS | September 12, 2018
Westinghouse Student, Paschen Scholar Talks Love for Math

We sat down with the future engineer to discuss her biggest influencers and her hopes and dreams for women in STEM.

First Generation College Student, Lands Scholarship, Talks IB
STUDENTS | August 21, 2018
First Generation College Student, Lands Scholarship, Talks IB

Morgan Park grad, Christian Bradford, says his IB Programme experience prepared him for college.

Nearly 200 Students Showcase App Prototypes At Apple; One Summer Chicago
STUDENTS | August 9, 2018
Nearly 200 Students Showcase App Prototypes At Apple; One Summer Chicago

Nearly 200 other students showcased their app prototypes at Apple.

Teen To Launch ‘Legendary Cosmetics’ Line For ‘All’ Complexions
STUDENTS | August 7, 2018
Teen To Launch ‘Legendary Cosmetics’ Line For ‘All’ Complexions

At a young age, Jah’Kaya Tekhen says she knew she was destined to have her own business.

Have You Met These CPS’ Young Entrepreneurs?
STUDENTS | August 4, 2018
Have You Met These CPS’ Young Entrepreneurs?

Meet the young entrepreneurs shaping the future of business.

Teens To Build 200 Mobile Libraries; ‘Take A Book, Read A Book, Leave A Book’ [VIDEO]
STUDENTS | August 1, 2018
Teens To Build 200 Mobile Libraries; ‘Take A Book, Read A Book, Leave A Book’ [VIDEO]

Teens participating in One Summer Chicago’s Block Club, Book Club program have been tasked with the project of building 200 mobile libraries.

‘Future Barbers’ Program Teaches Young Men How To Become Barbers [VIDEO]
STUDENTS | July 31, 2018
‘Future Barbers’ Program Teaches Young Men How To Become Barbers [VIDEO]

Future Barbers, an After School Matters program is teaching young males, ages 14 to 16, how to become barbers, introducing them to the industry.

Sisters Follow In Mother’s Footsteps, All Self-Published Authors
STUDENTS | July 30, 2018
Sisters Follow In Mother’s Footsteps, All Self-Published Authors

Pullman Elementary students and sisters have followed in their mother’s footsteps as authors, with the exception of one, who’s an illustrator.

Teen’s Organization, ‘Black Is Gold’ To Host Back-To-School Drive
STUDENTS | July 26, 2018
Teen’s Organization, ‘Black Is Gold’ To Host Back-To-School Drive

The organization will host a back-to-school event at Marcus Garvey ES.