CPS scraps South Side campus plan for controversial charter school operator
BY BECKY SCHLIKERMAN AND FRAN SPIELMAN Staff Reporters August 21, 2014 10:21AM
Concept Schools wanted to open a charter schoolnext month at this building at 9130 S. Vincennesam, former home to Evangelical Christian School. But Chicago Public Schools officials have blocked those plans. | Jessica Koscielniak / Sun-Times files
Updated: September 23, 2014 6:25AM
Chicago Public Schools officials are not allowing a beleaguered charter school operator to open a planned South Side campus next month, a CPS source has confirmed to the Chicago Sun-Times. READ MORE.