Infographic on school expansion showing CPS opened 21,281 new seats from Fall 2012 - Fall 2014.
And now... from a weekly email blast sent on Friday, June 8, 2018:
More charters want to open at CPS...say it isn’t so!
The new charter proposals for the 2019-20 school year can be found at this CPS webpage. The proposed schools would add a total of 6620 seats when at capacity. CPS’ enrollment dropped this past fall by almost 11,000 students.
Scroll down on the CPS webpage & hit the "Applicant Overview" button to see a below chart so you can get to work now on pushing back against these proposals.