Category: Schools

St. Edward School welcomes new principal

St. Edward School welcomes new principal

by KEVIN GROSS Saint Edward School, 4343 W. Sunnyside Ave., recently welcomed new principal Sara Lasica after 27-year principal Sister Marie Michelle retired. "Saint Edward will always hold special memories for me and, of...

Schools to get improvements

Schools to get improvements

by BRIAN NADIG Outdoor sports facilities for Taft and Schurz high schools and a new Belmont-Cragin elementary school are among the capital projects that Chicago Public Schools has planned for the area. "It will...

Dirksen School becomes park of debate on affordable housing

Dirksen School becomes park of debate on affordable housing

by BRIAN NADIG Dirksen School, 8601 W. Foster Ave., is not only one of the city’s most overcrowded schools, but in recent months the school indirectly has become part of the affordable housing debate...