School Board Votes to Close 50 Chicago Schools

The Chicago School Board voted to close 49 elementary schools and one high school program in the largest shutdown in U.S. history. Elizabeth Brackett has the latest on Chicago Tonight at 7:00 pm. View a slideshow and an interactive map to see how board members voted on each school. All board members voted unanimously on the closings, aside from Von Humboldt Elementary school where the votes were split 4-2 in favor of closing.

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Name Status Vitale Ruiz Azcotia Bienen Hines Zopp Category