CPS announces next installment of Renaissance 2010 Medill Reports
“Polaris! Rise up! Rise up!” Polaris Charter Academy students demonstrated a school chant Tuesday morning as Chicago Public Schools CEO Arne Duncan revealed 19 new school proposals for the Renaissance 2010 initiative.
19 new schools proposed for Chicago Crain's
The new school proposals include six high schools, three combined middle and high schools, one middle school, and nine elementary schools. Fifteen are slated to open in fall of 2008, and four schools are slated to open the following fall, pending approval from the Board of Education.
19 new public schools wanted in next 2 years Sun Times
Chicago hopes to add 19 public schools in the next two years, including a school for the arts for gifted kids and three schools linked to area universities, Chicago Schools CEO Arne Duncan announced Tuesday.