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Cook 8th-Grader Aces CPS Selective-Enrollment Test, Earns Maximum Score

Thirteen-year-old Daysha Straight was the only student at Cook Elementary to get the maximum score on the Chicago Public Schools selective-enrollment test this year which determines where she’ll attend high school in the fall.

Simeon, Phillips Football Teams Reach IHSA State Semifinals for First Time

Congratulations to Simeon Career Academy on its Chicago Public League footaball team win. " Simeon Career Academy and Wendell Phillips Academy became the seventh and eighth Chicago Public League football teams, respectively, to the reach IHSA state semifinals after both schools won their quarterfinal matchups Saturday."

Derrick Rose: Most Valuable Player

Simeon Career Academy graduate and Chicago Bulls' basketball star, Derrick Rose is the 2011 National Basketball Association's (NBA) youngest Most Valuable Player (MVP).