Posts Tagged ‘ Lake View ’

Simeon Wins Prep Bowl

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November 30, 2012

Calling this year’s Prep Bowl an offensive struggle would be an understatement. Maybe both defense should be given credit as Simeon (11-2) won its first Prep Bowl 14-12 in overtime over Brother Rice (7-6). The Wolverines prevailed despite committing four turnovers while on defense Jabari Winston intercepted three passes. Brother Rice had three goal...
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Simeon Overcomes Lane, Wins Sectional

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October 23, 2012

Despite losing to Simeon, Lane Tech will advance in post season play to take on top-ranked Maine South
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CTA Claims Enhanced Ridership, Faster Service

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August 22, 2012

CTA plans to enhance service, but cuts will threaten users on Lincoln, Wilson and late night Brown Line riders.
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LSC Election Results

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April 21, 2012

This is a gateway to the summary spreadsheet. As a reminder: all results are preliminary. This spreadsheet link has tabs, much as Excel spreadsheets do. High Schools are listed in alpha order first, then grammar schools. Previous published results still available through their URL, but have been artificially removed from the listing on the front page....
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LSC FAQ

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April 4, 2012

The FAQ of voting in the Local School Council elections
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High School IB Program to Expand in 2013

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March 23, 2012

The Chicago Public Schools today announced it will nearly double the number of schools offering the International Baccalaureate diploma. The IB is a college preparatory program. The city notes that IB students are 40 percent more likely to attend a four year college than their peers. About 75 percent of CPS IB students are...
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LSCs Need Candidates, Judges

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March 9, 2012

A citywide shortage of interest in the Local School Council elections, with just 1,773 candidate filings for 4,904 openings persuaded Chicago Public Schools officials to extend the deadline for candidate filings. Figures released to The Bulldog showed no parents running in Amundsen, Audubon, Blaine, Stockton, Stockton Branch or Courtenay schools as of Wed, Mar...
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Local School Councils- The Who, What, Where, When & Why

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March 6, 2012

Part 1- Who Can and Should Run? Let's start with a simple idea. You feel that somehow the schools are not working. It is a fact that Chicago schools, despite their improvements and despite the glowing reviews of this neighborhood's schools, are failing to educate our children. Maybe you are unhappy about this and...
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Catalyst finds neighborhood high schools losing neighborhood kids

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December 22, 2011

Catalyst, in a report issued earlier this week, noted that neighborhood high schools have fewer and fewer students from within their attendance area. "Five years ago, no high school enrolled fewer than 20 percent of the students in its attendance area," Catalyst notes. However "the flight from neighborhood school is the result of the...
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Updated High School Report Card

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December 2, 2011

An update of the Chicago North Attendance Area and Ravenswood High School mashup.
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