Category: Education

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Letter On CPS Reopening Plans

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From Alderman Vasquez – I joined 32 members of the 50 member City Council in sending a letter to Mayor Lightfoot and Chicago Public Schools CEO Janice Jackson regarding our concerns about CPS‘s reopening plans amidst the current COVID numbers. An overwhelming majority of Chicago alders, representing a diverse demographic of Chicago residents, agree that more must […]

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Chicago Public Schools Classes Canceled on 10/17/19

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Dear Neighbors,   Chicago Public Schools (CPS) has announced that all CPS classes have been canceled for Thursday, October 17, because CPS and the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) have been unable to reach an agreement.   While there will be no classes, schools will remain open with programming for students led by CPS staff.   […]