Having closed a record 50 schools, Mayor Emanuel is unveiling a building boom at those still standing.
The mayor and schools CEO Barbara Byrd-Bennett sat down with WGN’s Randi Belisomo today to discuss it.
They toured Chicago Vocational Career Academy on the South Side which is slated for big improvements.
The school is getting new science and computer labs.
CPS’s 10-year-old facilities master plan will spread $90 million in construction across the district.
The mayor says it’ll make kids college ready.