June 8, 2010
More than 90 percent of Chicago Public Schools buildings are code compliant, meeting applicable building and fire code standards. Student safety remains a top priority for all school communities. No student’s safety or learning environment will be compromised.
We will continue to evaluate our options as we face our budget shortfall.
Chicago Public Schools serves 417,855 students in 675 schools. It is the nation’s third-largest school district.