CPS students head to Washington, D.C.

March 25, 2010 3:34:11 PM PDT
Twenty-nine Chicago Public Schools are taking a spring break road trip to Washington, D.C.

The students boarded a bus at state senator Rickey Hendon's office early Thursday morning. They're planning to tour the White House and the Lincoln Memorial along with several surrounding colleges and universities.

State senator Mattie Hunter is leading trip.

The students are due back home April 3.