According to the Sun-Times, four Chicago Public Schools will remain open. The fortunate institutions include:
Mahalia Jackson on the South Side
Marcus Garvey on the South Side
Leif Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy on the West Side
George Manierre Elementary School on the Near North Side
Is your child’s school closing? How do you feel about these changes? Speak your mind in the comment section below.
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STRONG community support is needed for this meeting as the final decision about Calhoun North will be made after this hearing.
- Tuesday, April 16th: Public Hearing
Central Office 125 S. Clark from 5:30-7:30pm
Bus will leave Calhoun at 4:15.
Are you a student, teacher, parent, alumni or community member in support of Calhoun North? What are your thoughts and feelings about these school closings?
Calhoun Elementary’s Science Club
Calhoun North Elementary School will be holding a community meeting at Al Raby High School located at 3545 W. Fulton from 10 a.m. -12 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2013. A bus will leave Calhoun at 9:15.
The support of all current parents, former parents, alumni, community agencies and concerned citizens are welcome.
Click on the image to sign the petition to save Marcus M. Garvey Math and Science School from closing. 9,000 signatures are needed. Sign today!