19 more Chicago elementary schools close for good

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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

It’s a bittersweet final day for thousands of students at Chicago Public Schools; at 19 elementary schools, it’s the last day of class before they close for good.

CBS 2’s Susanna Song reports the second stage of school closings was set to go into effect at the end of the day on Wednesday.

The schools closing Monday include: Buckingham, De Duprey, Dumas, Fermi, Garfield Park, Goodlow, Lawrence, Marconi, Mayo, Near North, Owens, Peabody, Pershing, Rose, Sexton, Stewart, Stockton, Trumbull, and Von Humboldt.

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