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End of the Year – Student Discipline Reports

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December 22, 2011, Voices of Youth in Chicago Education (“VOYCE”) and the Advancement Project requested, under the Illinois Freedom of Information Act, Illinois school district discipline data (ie, suspensions, expulsions, arrests, etc.) disaggregated by race, gender, SES, disability, grade level, and etc. The Illinois State Board of Education (“ISBE”) responded December 30, 2011 and again on January 19, 2012 and the annual district end of the year discipline reports are posted on the ISBE website for years 2009 , 2010 , and 2011 .

Chicago’s district summary reports are extracted here for years
2009 , 2010 , and 2011 .

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February 20, 2012 at 11:05 am

February 22, 2012 Chicago Board of Education Meeting

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The Chicago Board of Education meeting agenda for Wednesday, February 22, 2012, is available here. The complete public agenda, including the board reports, is available here. [Note: Large PDF file size 12.1 MB]

12-0222- ED4: Monthly Report on Student Expulsions for January 2012
• In January, 42 students were expelled from school. There have been 166 expulsions since August 1, 2011. At the end of January 2011, CPS had expelled 290 schoolchildren [Board Report:11-0223-ED1]. Last school year CPS expelled 416 schoolchildren [Board Report 11-0824-ED1].

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February 20, 2012 at 10:32 am

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January 25, 2012 Chicago School Board Meeting

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The Chicago Board of Education meeting agenda for Wednesday, January 25, 2012, is available here. The complete public agenda, including the board reports, is available here.

Video of the December 14, 2011, Chicago Board of Education meeting published by the Chicago Public Schools is available on Vimeo.

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January 23, 2012 at 1:00 pm

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December 14, 2011 Board of Education Meeting

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The Chicago Board of Education meeting agenda for Wednesday, December 14, 2011, is available here. The complete public agenda, including the board reports, is available here.

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December 12, 2011 at 11:46 pm

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Chicago Public Schools Presents

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The Chicago Board of Education has posted a video of the November 16, 2011 meeting on the Web:

Chicago Board of Education Meeting 11.16.2011 Part 1 and Part 2 from Chicago Public Schools on Vimeo.

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November 25, 2011 at 2:26 pm

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On the Menu at CPS

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This school year, parents can retrieve copies of Chicago Public Schools breakfast, lunch, and snack menus at http://cpsmeals.org/

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November 19, 2011 at 7:19 pm

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Local School Council Advisory Board (LSCAB)

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The November LSCAB meeting is scheduled for Monday, November 21, 2011 from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. at the Andrew Jackson Language Academy – Lunch Room (1340 West Harrison Street, 1340W -600S), Chicago, Illinois 60607.
AGENDA
1. Roll Call/Establish Quorum
2. Approval of Minutes
3 LSC Updates ….. Willy Montes de Oca, Director Local School Council Relations
4. Public Participation (10 minutes – 2 minutes per person)
5. Adjournment

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November 19, 2011 at 1:02 am