State budget deadline is this Thursday- let’s keep pushing for fair funding for CPS and for a budget for IL families!
IL families cannot wait to go another year without a state budget and CPS students will not be able to thrive without fair education funding from the state! Continue reading
Dear Raise Your Hand Advocate: As you are probably aware, the outlook for education funding in Illinois is dire. With no official state budget in over a year, a massive deficit at CPS, and no real solutions being provided by the city or state, our schools stand to face massive cuts. Continue reading
The below was emailed today to those who signed up for our weekly email blasts: Continue reading
By crowd sourcing on social media, our parent members have helped us compile a list of Town Hall Budget Meetings hosted by CPS. As of 10:30pm on Thursday, May 19, we here at Raise Your Hand could not locate a list on the CPS website (or find any of these meetings listed in their calendar located on their website) nor could we find a list of Town Hall Budget Meetings on any CPS social media. We will try to update as we receive information. Your best bet to find this information is via your school. Continue reading