Trumbull Among 50 CPS Schools
On a wild day of protests and confrontations between security and parents, the school board voted to close 50 CPS schools on Wednesday -- including Trumbull Elementary in Andersonville. Four of the original 54 schools were spared. List | Map
Board vote: 50
schools to be closed
- Trumbull history: Protests | Hearings | Announcement
- Protests: Thousands protest | Students demonstrate
- Multimedia: Protest slideshow |
Photo: Protesters outside CPS, demanding to be let into the
meeting. (Photo/Josclynn Brandon)
Schools Out: Staying off the CPS Hit
Trumbull Elementary in Andersonville is one of 129 CPS schools hoping not to be among the 80 that could potentially be closed later this month. What losing a school means to a community ...
Photo: Lyman Trumbull Elementary School in Andersonville is one of 129 schools on the CPS "hit list." (Photo/Joe Ruppel)
Edgewater Church Delivers Its Message Through Chalking in
Community Christian Church in Edgewater started Chalk the Block to inspire a community that lacked engagement.
- Audio slideshow: A night of chalking
Photo: Church members write messages in busy foot-traffic areas. (Photo by Taylor Hyslop)
Edgewater Medical Center Redevelopment Plan Headed to City
The revised plan includes single-family homes, park space and retail at the site of the abandoned medical center.
Photo: Ald. Patrick O'Connor (40th) shares the redevelopment plan .