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Archdiocese of Chicago board wants to enroll more students

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The Archdiocese of Chicago's school board wants to bring more students to their schools.

The board has unveiled a three-year plan, amidst Chicago Public Schools announcing their plan to close 54 elementary schools in an attempt to close a $1 billion budget deficit.

The plan includes goals such as launching a fund-raising campaign for tuition aid and increasing the number of students in Catholic schools.

The archdiocese currently serves 85,000 students in 250 schools.

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