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Urban Prep Charter Schools

Urban Prep Charter Schools
Urban Prep Charter Schools

Urban Prep Students Could Be Moved To New Buildings Under CPS Takeover

CPS spokespeople said district leaders have not made any final decisions, but officials told parents otherwise. Urban Prep's leaders want the state to block CPS' move to gain oversight of the Englewood and Bronzeville campuses.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Fate Of Urban Prep’s Third Campus In The Hands Of Illinois Board of Education

The move comes after the Chicago Board of Education voted to end its charter agreement with Urban Prep to operate two other campuses in Bronzeville and Englewood.

Downtown

Chicago School Board Moves To Take Over Urban Prep, Once-Lauded Charter Serving Black Boys

The campuses in Englewood and Bronzeville will remain open under CPS management, officials said. The district plans to keep teachers and staff at the school.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Chicago Public Schools Slated To Revoke Urban Prep’s Charters

The schools have been beset by financial trouble and allegations of sexual misconduct from its founder, who resigned in August. CPS wants to keep the Englewood and Bronzeville campuses open under district management.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Chicago Charters, And Their Advocates, Get Millions In Federal Loans

In total, Illinois-based schools or charter groups will receive at least $5 million from the federal Paycheck Protection Program.

Downtown

As Chicago Renews 33 Charters, Once-Lauded Urban Prep Network Struggles Forward

Urban Prep’s Englewood campus last year landed on a warning list for schools the district could recommend for closure for poor performance.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham