Nixon Elementary School
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Hermosa Playground Set On Fire Last Year Will Be Rebuilt By Fall, CPS Says
Nixon Elementary also is getting a new basketball court, running track and a fence for security.
2 Longtime CPS Librarians Fought Against Cuts For Years. Then They Were Fired: ‘The System Punishes The Loudest Voices’
Leslie Westerberg of Nixon Elementary and Nora Wiltse of Coonley Elementary are devastated their jobs were eliminated and worry their schools' libraries will sit empty next school year.
Hermosa School Playground Destroyed In ‘Horrific Act Of Arson’ Will Be Rebuilt, Alderman Says
Parents at Nixon Elementary fought for years to get a new playground, only to have it torched on Tuesday night. Kids are devastated, but CPS is set to rebuild it by spring.
Hermosa Parents Spent Years Fighting For A New School Playground. Last Night, Someone Set It On Fire
The Nixon Elementary School community is reeling after the arson attack, which destroyed a play area that students loved and was just a few years old. "The kids are crying. It's too much for us," the local school council president said.
Nixon Elementary Staffer Removed After Allegations Of Inappropriate Conduct With Student
The allegations do not involve sexual misconduct, the interim principal told parents in a letter this week.
Dangerous Hermosa Playground Replaced After Parents ‘Kept Knocking’ On Closed Doors
For years, kids were "slicing open legs and arms" on the dangerous equipment. But thanks to dedicated parents and supporters, that's about to change.