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Headlines I'd Like to See About Chicago Public Schools

Lorraine Forte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Lorraine Forte

Giving principals the authority to hand-pick even a small percentage of students is just asking for trouble. The policy reinforces the notion that who you know matters more than who you are or what you've accomplished.

Who is # 30?

Mari Gallagher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Mari Gallagher

As other competing stories unfold - the Olympic visit, parking meter revolts, government bailouts - the 30th CPS student to die from violence is a bit below the radar.

28th Chicago Public School Student Killed This Year: Gregory Robinson, 14, Died Shielding Kids From Bullets

Chicago Sun-Times | MIKE THOMAS AND MONIFA THOMAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A 14-year-old Hazel Crest boy shot Friday night in the Morgan Park neighborhood became the 28th Chicago Public Schools student killed this school year...

27 Chicago Public School Students Killed This Year, Already Tops Last Year's Total

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE Chicago Public Schools officials updated their tally of students killed by violence during the 2008-2009 school year to 27 students, the Tribu...

Chicago Police Launch Text Message Tipline For Students

Chicago Tribune | Carlos Sadovi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago Public Schools and Chicago police officials Monday unveiled a series of new and beefed-up measures designed to help cut the numbers of student...