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CPS restores bell times for more than 30 schools

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CHICAGO — Some Chicago public schools won’t have their schedules changed after all.

CPS has agreed to allow 34 schools to keep their old start and end times after parents and educators complained about the moves.

CPS recently announced it was changing bell times at 82 schools to save about nine million dollars on bus transportation. With the newest changes, the district expects to save about five million dollars.

CPS is facing a $1.1 billion operating deficit.

To see a list of schools keeping and changing their schedules, go here. 

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  • mike

    They have Teachers starting a week before the students. The teachers start 08/31 and the students start 09/08.
    How much is that costing????