Queen of Peace announces it’s closing at the end of school year

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BURBANK, Ill. --  Queen of Peace High School in the southwest suburbs is closing at the end of the school year.

A letter sent to parents Tuesday night from the all-girls school in Burbank, located at 7659 Linder Ave., cites financial troubles and declining enrollment over the last 10 years.

It says officials are working with nearby schools for transfers.

A meeting is being held at 8 a.m. today for parents and students before classes begin.