Category Archives: Schools

Traffic flow issue near school discussed at DAC meeting

by BRIAN NADIG Traffic flow issues near Prussing School, an increase in vehicle thefts and the assignment of new police officers were discussed at the Feb. 16 meeting of the 16th (Jefferson

Luther North College Prep to close in June

The school released the following statement: Luther North College Prep will not conduct classes following its 2016-2017 academic school year in June. Facing declining student enrollment and ongoing financial challenges associated with operating

New Friends of Palmer seeks capital projects

by BRIAN NADIG The newly formed Friends of Palmer is seeking to generate funds and support for the installation of an artificial playing surface on school grounds at the northeast corner of

Addition to overcrowded Taft ruled out; freshman campus planned but approval 18 months away

by BRIAN NADIG Building an addition to the overcrowded Taft High School is not being considered given that land has been set aside for a new high school facility at Irving Park

New early education center planned at Saint Cornelius

by BRIAN NADIG Six or seven elementary schools will transfer their pre-kindergarten classes to the new early education center that the Chicago Public Schools plans to open as early as this fall

Taft freshman campus plan unveiled at meeting; Taft could gain more feeder schools

by BRIAN NADIG A proposed freshman campus at Irving Park Road and Oak Park Avenue for Taft High School would give the school world-class athletic facilities and allow it to maintain its