Forrest Claypool

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Near West Side »

The proposed Chicago Public Schools budget relies on $569 million the district does not have.

South Loop »

Supporters of the National Teachers Academy plan to bring the wheel to the Bud Billiken Parade Saturday.

Belmont Cragin »

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the new test score numbers at Mary Lyon Public School on Thursday.

Lincoln Square »

Officials expect enrollment in Chicago Public Schools to drop by 8,000 students this year.

Roseland »

The program offers a meal to anyone younger than 18 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. through Aug. 25.

Humboldt Park »

Emanuel said Tuesday he is planning to run for a third term as mayor of Chicago.

Bridgeport »

Rahm's endorsement comes after 99 percent of teachers voted "no confidence" in Claypool's leadership.

Edgebrook »

Schools are $9 billion in debt, and the union blames CEO Forrest Claypool and Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

Old Town »

Though principals supported the merger, parents voiced their concerns at multiple meetings.

Beverly »

Chicago schools are in the midst of a massive budget crisis, and the union blames CEO Forrest Claypool.

Lincoln Square »

Dan Jorndt, a 1959 Amundsen alum, and his wife Pat have given millions to the Lincoln Square school.

Downtown »

Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced Friday that the school year will finish as normal on June 20.

Englewood »

School will end 20 days early unless more money is found, Chicago Public Schools officials said.

Bucktown »

Majority-Latino schools had been slammed twice as hard as majority-white schools by cuts, report found.

Downtown »

In some classrooms, as many as a third of the students have been absent from school due to fears.