Students

Students Will Spend Spring Break Helping With Hurricane Relief Efforts
STUDENTS | March 20, 2018
Students Will Spend Spring Break Helping With Hurricane Relief Efforts

Eight Chicago teens will travel to Puerto Rico to distribute supplies, help rebuild homes, and whatever else is needed on the island.

More Than 200 Students Competed In Citywide Middle School Debate
STUDENTS | March 20, 2018
More Than 200 Students Competed In Citywide Middle School Debate

More than 200 students across Chicago competed in the citywide middle school debate competition. They competed in three categories.

More Than 500 Attend 5th Annual Young Men of Color Summit
STUDENTS | March 19, 2018
More Than 500 Attend 5th Annual Young Men of Color Summit

High school males participated in the one-day conference held at DePaul University. They learned professional development and received resources.

250+ Students Kicked Off 68th Annual Citywide Science Fair
STUDENTS | March 16, 2018
250+ Students Kicked Off 68th Annual Citywide Science Fair

Student presentations ranged from astronomy to zoology. Judges evaluated and scored each project.

Last Year’s Citywide Spelling Bee Champion Undefeated, Wins Again
STUDENTS | March 15, 2018
Last Year’s Citywide Spelling Bee Champion Undefeated, Wins Again

Last year’s CPS Citywide Spelling Bee Champion is undefeated. The Whitney Young student has been declared the 2018 champion.

Last Year’s City Spelling Bee Champ To Compete Again Thursday
STUDENTS | March 13, 2018
Last Year’s City Spelling Bee Champ To Compete Again Thursday

Riya Joshi holds the title as the 2017 CPS Citywide Spelling Bee Champion. She plans to compete again Thursday at Lindblom.

Lindblom Students Challenged With Creating Change
STUDENTS | March 6, 2018
Lindblom Students Challenged With Creating Change

Freshman Human Geography students at Lindblom were tasked with the challenge of creating and designing something for the city or their community.

Marshall Girls Basketball Team New State Champs [Photos]
STUDENTS | February 26, 2018
Marshall Girls Basketball Team New State Champs [Photos]

Marshall High School held a rally Monday to celebrate Saturday’s win. The team is the new 2018 Class 2A Girls Basketball Champions.

Students Named Spelling Bee Champs [Video]
STUDENTS | February 23, 2018
Students Named Spelling Bee Champs [Video]

Network 11 students competed in a spelling bee and winners were selected from each school.

Lindblom Student Named Scholastic Poetry Winner
STUDENTS | February 21, 2018
Lindblom Student Named Scholastic Poetry Winner

Lindblom senior Alexis Smith won a 2018 Scholastic Writing Award at the Chicago Regional Level for her collection of poems.

New Peer Conferencing Class Teaches How to Resolve Conflict
STUDENTS | February 15, 2018
New Peer Conferencing Class Teaches How to Resolve Conflict

Lake View High School students meet in their Peer Conferencing class to learn how to handle and resolve conflicts.

Band Students Named ‘Top’ Jazz Trumpet Player, Percussionist
STUDENTS | February 14, 2018
Band Students Named ‘Top’ Jazz Trumpet Player, Percussionist

Two Whitney Young juniors auditioned for the 2018 Illinois All-State for the Illinois Music Educators Association, or ILMEA.