A lone student walks outside Lafayette Elementary School in Chicago with a poster asking that the school not be closed on Thursday, March 21, 2013, in Chicago. At Lafayette, a school in the Humboldt ... more 
A lone student walks outside Lafayette Elementary School in Chicago with a poster asking that the school not be closed on Thursday, March 21, 2013, in Chicago. At Lafayette, a school in the Humboldt Park neighborhood where 95 percent of its 483 students come from low-income families, the principal read teachers a letter from the district Thursday saying the school is among those it plans to close under a contentious plan that opponents say will disproportionately affect minority students in the nation's third largest school district. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Charles Rex Arbogast
Thu, Mar 21, 2013 6:19 PM EDT