TITLE

First Ever Full Day Kindergarten for CPS Students

AUTHOR(S)
Bayliss, Deborah
PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Chicago Citizen - Chicago Weekend Edition;8/ 7/2013, Vol. 43 Issue 31, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Chicago, Illinois-based school district Chicago Public Schools (CPS) will offer access to the CPS students to attend a seven-hour Kindergarten program and presents the views of Mayor Rahm Emanuel regarding the issue.
ACCESSION #
91945812

 

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