As Chicago-area Catholic schools close, parents hope new funding scheme signals church’s commi

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Chicago Tribune

Feb 3, 1:00 AM

As Chicago-area Catholic schools close, parents hope new funding scheme signals church’s commitment to education

It has become a recurring theme with the Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago’s school system: mounting concern over declining enrollment and rising costs; parish leaders devising a strategy to address the problems; parents mobilizing to prevent their children’s schools from shutting their doors. And in the end, another round of school closings.

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