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News and Stories from across the District

21 December 2022

Learning Flexibility at Ogden International School

Mr. Zayas has loved the experience of serving students from pre-k all the way through 12th grade. 

16 December 2022

Take Five with Julia Friedland and Geniz Hernandez at the Children First Fund

Geniz, Julia, and the rest of their team at the Children First Fund have been busy hosting celebrations, distributing gifts to students, and trying to spread as much cheer as possible this holiday season.

15 December 2022

Sayre Resident Principal Wants to be a Role Model for Black Male Students

Mr. Butler wants to help the next generation of Black male leaders work toward their dream careers. 

14 December 2022

Equity at the Core of Westcott Resident Principal’s Approach to Leadership

Ms. Payton wants all students to know they are valued and have adults at their school they can depend on. 

09 December 2022

Take Five with Hilda Castro: Children and Family Benefits Unit Coordinator

As a CFBU Coordinator, Hilda helps CPS families access public benefits and turns what can be a confusing and overwhelming process into a smooth and positive one.

09 December 2022

Seven Excellent Years at C.E. Hughes Elementary School

Micheal wants to be known as a student who is very hard-working and respectful.

07 December 2022

Taking my Grades from Good to Great

Kali says that it's easy to stay focused in school when she's interested in what she's learning. 

02 December 2022

Take Five with Assistant Principal Joseph Rosen

Within just a few months of his first teaching job, AP Rosen knew he couldn't ever imagine leaving the education profession.

01 December 2022

Making Memories Together at Nobel Elementary School

Ms. Caracheo and her son Eduardo both love the strong sense of community at their school. 

29 November 2022

So Much to be Thankful for at Von Linné Elementary School

Ms. Nieves and her son Carmelo have an immense amount of gratitude for the supportive community at their school. 

18 November 2022

Shaping Uplift High School to Serve its Community

Principal Graham has worked tirelessly to support his students by expanding academic programs and partnerships. 

17 November 2022

Take Five with Brooke Clark: Teacher at Back of the Yards College Preparatory High School

Ms. Clark's impact as an educator and mentor has been profoundly felt by her students at BOYCP.