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cps school closings

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Downtown »

The Board of Education approved the closure of three charters, and will decide on a fourth in December.

Kenwood »

The Kenwood art center said it would propose to CPS a contract school with an arts focus.

Hyde Park »

U. of C. study found more than 800 kids landed in lower-performing schools after the mass closings.  

Bronzeville »

Ald. Pat Dowell promised to appeal to CPS officials on behalf of Mollison.

Kenwood »

Kenwood would move its academic program into the closed school in 2016 under the alderman's plan.

Bronzeville »

Dyett boosters chided Burns for failing to engage as the community made plans to save the school.

Humboldt Park »

The Chicago High School for the Arts will takeover the former Lafayette Elementary School building.

Uptown »

"A clash of school cultures" has led to sometimes violent student outbursts, parents said.

Wicker Park »

Nine teachers have left and been replaced at Jose de Diego Community Academy, which serves 900 students.

Kenwood »

The principal said the Kenwood middle school closed a whole floor as CPS phases out the school.

Bronzeville »

No incidents were reported along Safe Passage routes as students returned to school.

Hyde Park »

Parents said they are happy to have middle school grades at Ray, but will wait to see if it's successful.

Woodlawn »

Parents said they were happy with the attention to safety, but some said the school went overboard.

Lincoln Square »

"We will care for their children," McPherson teachers say as former Trumbull students enter a new school.

Ukrainian Village »

Ukrainian Village photographer Jessica Rodrigue rode her bike to document closed CPS school buildings.