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Only 12 students return to Dyett High School

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School has started for CPS students and teachers, and the big story surrounded Dyett High School at 51st and Cottage Grove. The school is being phased out this year and by Spring, will be closed. Only 12 students showed up to the neighborhood school yesterday. But the alderman and the Chicago Teachers Union are fighting back, asking CPS to reconsider the closing. Catalyst Magazine’s Sarah Karp was at Dyett yesterday and joins us on the Afternoon Shift to talk about the controversy brewing over the school.

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