Chicago Public Schools

Back to School: Demolition and Displacement for Students of Color

  Last week, a small library and community center in a Mexican American neighborhood in Chicago was bulldozed, sparking outrage and attracting national media attention. At first glance, the building - a small, freestanding field house on the grounds of … Continued

When it comes to school lunch, there’s no such thing as too healthy

Last week the administration at New Trier High School - part of an affluent district in the suburbs of Chicago, decided that the school’s lunch provider was offering an “overly healthy ” menu to students.  Although it is ranked 27th … Continued