Chicago Sun-Times http://www.suntimes.com Latest news from the Chicago Sun-Times Online en-us webmaster@suntimes.com (Editor) Newspapers http://www.suntimes.com/csp/cms/sites/STM/assets/img/logos/suntimes.gif Chicago Sun-Times http://www.suntimes.com 84 34 30 Copyright 2014 <![CDATA[ Database: Search shootings, murders by ward ]]>

This searchable database contains the number of shootings and murders that occurred in the past 13 months beginning in June 2011 broken down by ward and notes how many of those crimes occurred within a quarter-mile of an alderman’s residence. Search by ward or use the other filters to conduct a broad or narrow search. … ]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 14:46:14 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/15155810-515/database-search-shootings-murders-by-ward.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/15155810-515/database-search-shootings-murders-by-ward.html <![CDATA[ PSAE, ACT scores at Chicago Public Schools ]]>

Search to find Prairie State Achievement Exam and ACT scores for all Chicago Public Schools from 2001-12. ]]> Tue, 21 Aug 2012 18:59:00 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/14643055-515/psae-act-scores-at-chicago-public-schools.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/14643055-515/psae-act-scores-at-chicago-public-schools.html <![CDATA[ Illinois teacher salaries: How school districts compare  ]]>

Search for pay levels according to teacher contracts with Illinois public school districts. Based on 2011-12 data. ]]> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 14:51:44 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/14288435-666/illinois-teacher-salaries-how-school-districts-compare.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/14288435-666/illinois-teacher-salaries-how-school-districts-compare.html <![CDATA[ Database: Search for Illinois teacher and administrator salaries ]]>

This searchable database contains job and salary information for teachers and administrators at every public school in Illinois from the 2010-11 school year, according to records kept by the Illinois State Board of Education. Either search by name or use the other filters for as broad or narrow a search as you would like. ]]> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 21:38:31 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/14314316-666/database-search-for-illinois-teacher-and-administrator-salaries.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/14314316-666/database-search-for-illinois-teacher-and-administrator-salaries.html <![CDATA[ Chicago Fire Department personnel getting disability pay ]]>

Search below for the names of Chicago Fire Department personnel collecting disability pay–and the amount received–as of November 2011, according to the Firemen's Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago. … ]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 15:37:11 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/13816526-515/chicago-fire-department-personnel-getting-disability-pay.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/13816526-515/chicago-fire-department-personnel-getting-disability-pay.html <![CDATA[ 2012 ISAT scores for Chicago Public Schools ]]>

… ]]> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 06:33:19 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/13797981-515/2012-isat-scores-for-chicago-public-schools.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/13797981-515/2012-isat-scores-for-chicago-public-schools.html <![CDATA[ Chicago Police officers getting disability pay ]]>

Search below for the names of Chicago Police officers collecting disabiity pay–and the amount received–as of Sept. 30, 2011, according to the Policemen's Annuity and Benefit Fund of Chicago. … ]]> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 14:27:47 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/13756377-515/chicago-police-officers-getting-disability-pay.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/13756377-515/chicago-police-officers-getting-disability-pay.html <![CDATA[ Chicago and Illinois home sales, prices ]]>

Historical home sales volumes and prices for Chicago, the Chicago area and the state of Illinois. … ]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2011 16:56:03 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/9010645-515/chicago-and-illinois-home-sales-prices.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/9010645-515/chicago-and-illinois-home-sales-prices.html <![CDATA[ Search for power outage data by town ]]>

Search here for data on power outages in your town. ]]> Sat, 30 Jul 2011 02:11:47 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/6782122-534/search-for-power-outage-data-by-town.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/6782122-534/search-for-power-outage-data-by-town.html <![CDATA[ Chicago principal, administrator salaries ]]> Lead story image

How much does your principal--or other school administrator--earn? Search for salary information for administrators from Chicago Public School's CEO Ron Huberman to assistant principals to team leaders. ]]> Mon, 13 May 2013 17:14:21 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/2427665-515/chicago-principal-administrator-salaries.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/2427665-515/chicago-principal-administrator-salaries.html <![CDATA[ Salary search: How much are teachers paid? ]]>

This searchable database contains job and salary information for teachers and administrators at every public school in Illinois from the 2008-2009 school year, according to records kept by the Illinois State Board of Education. Either search by name or go down the line selecting each box for a broader view. … ]]> Fri, 19 Nov 2010 19:31:21 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/2310140-515/caspio-http-illinois-script-com.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/2310140-515/caspio-http-illinois-script-com.html <![CDATA[ District teacher salary, test scores ]]>

To find out how your district compares in average teacher salary and test scores, select the appropriate dropdown boxes. District ranks were determined by the Sun-Times using actual scores from individual ISAT and PSAE tests taken by each student in each district. A less accurate measure of student achievmment are the PSAE and ISAT district composite scores from the 2009 Illinois School Repport Card. They indicate the percent of students meeting minimum state standards. Test and salary data are from the Illinois State Board of Education. Some schools were not ranked if they did not have two grades out of … ]]> Thu, 18 Nov 2010 14:13:58 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/2324836-515/caspio-district-http-script-scores.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/2324836-515/caspio-district-http-script-scores.html <![CDATA[ How much cities would lose under Gov. Quinn's plan ]]>

Gov. Quinn is proposing cutting funding for local governments by at least $300 million. Quinn's push would decrease the amount of income tax proceeds the state shares with cities and counties. Now, the state doles out 10 cents of every dollar raised through the income tax to local governments. Quinn wants to lower that share to 7 cents on the dollar. Select a county, then pick a town to see how much that community gets from the state now and how much it would lose under Quinn's plan. Or click on the links below to see how counties would fare … ]]> Wed, 17 Nov 2010 13:25:04 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/2310773-515/quinn-lose-state-caspio-counties.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/2310773-515/quinn-lose-state-caspio-counties.html <![CDATA[ Public university and City Colleges salary database ]]>

This searchable database contains salary information for teachers and administrators at every public university in Illinois and City Colleges of Chicago for the 2007-2008 school year, according to records kept by each school. In addition to searching by name, you can also look at all the salaries for a certain job title or department. ]]> Wed, 17 Nov 2010 12:44:34 -0500 http://www.suntimes.com/data/2322054-515/http-com-database-salary-caspio.html http://www.suntimes.com/data/2322054-515/http-com-database-salary-caspio.html <![CDATA[ Public school funding ]]>

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