In the News: Top-performing school lands on closings list

 

By Cassandra West

, former White House Chief of Staff

Mayor Rahm Emanuel (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

Calhoun North Elementary in the East Garfield Park neighborhood has logged some of the best math scores in the city, but CPS says it’s significantly underenrolled and should be closed next fall in a sweeping cost-cutting effort pushed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

 

Its students will be sent nearly a half-mile north

 

Source: Chicago Catalyst

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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I'm Cynthia Liu, Owner/Founder of K12 News Network. I'm the proud product of public schools through post-grad, the mom of a child in public schools, and the daughter of two teachers. Connect with me professionally on LinkedIn.

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