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District 88 increases student fees

Published: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 12:18 p.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 12:19 p.m. CDT
(Bill Ackerman - backerman@shawmedia.com)
Several student fees will increase for the 2014-15 school year at Willowbrook and Addison Trail high schools.

VILLA PARK – DuPage High School District 88 will increase three student fees for the 2014-15 school year.

The technology fee will be $35, the driver's education fee will be $220 and the optional parking fee will be $200.

The district determined the fee increases were necessary because of the challenging economy, including a decrease in state and federal funding. The fee increases will allow the district to maintain its high-level comprehensive curriculum for students, according to a news release.

Despite the increase, District 88 student fees remain some of the lowest in the area, the release said.

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