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  • Elmhurst students win National Merit Scholarships

    ELMHURST – The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced July 14 about 1,600 additional winners, including two Elmhurst students, of National M ...
    July 24, 2014 - 9:30 am
  • Communication, visibility important to new District 113A superintendent

    LEMONT – Though she lives in Frankfort, new Lemont School District 113A superintendent Courtney Orzel said she and her family will be ever present in ...
    July 24, 2014 - 8:51 am
  • District 200 budget balanced, but with staff reductions and limited tech purchases

    WHEATON – Community Unit School District 200 is looking to have another balanced budget for the 2014-15 school year – but not without a price.
    July 23, 2014 - 6:21 pm
  • College of DuPage to proceed with teaching facility despite leaked email, loss of $20M in state funds

    GLEN ELLYN – Despite recent controversy, the College of DuPage will move forward with plans to build a teaching and learning center with reserve funds ...
    July 24, 2014 - 8:15 am
  • College of DuPage to consider tuition decrease

    GLEN ELLYN – The College of DuPage Board of Trustees will vote in August on a tuition reduction of $2 per credit hour starting spring 2015, the school ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • RB: No more parking passes available

    RIVERSIDE – School officials at Riverside Brookfield High School announced via the school's newsletter July 21 that no more parking permit application ...
    July 23, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Our Lady of Charity recognizes local kindergarten teacher

    CICERO – Our Lady of Charity School in Cicero has recognized kindergarten teacher Raquel Roque as one of its exceptional faculty members.
    July 23, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • District 100 to host Back to School Carnival

    BERWYN – South Berwyn School District 100 will host the fifth annual Back to School Carnival from noon to 3 p.m. Aug. 17, at Proksa Park, 3030 Wiscons ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Groups to work together for special-needs program

    LA GRANGE – The La Grange Area Department of Special Education and the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine have partnered together to ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • School districts work to comply with new law requiring CPR, AED training

    George Laman, whose teenage daughter died six years ago after collapsing during a drill team practice at St. Charles North High School, hopes that a n ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Library to host ACT/SAT practice tests, college essay prep classes

    LOMBARD – The Helen Plum Memorial Library, 110 W. Maple St., will host free PSAT/ACT practice tests and college prep programs throughout the summer.
    July 23, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Joliet high schools make annual plans for safety

    JOLIET – The safety coordinator for Joliet Township High Schools recently outlined measures taken to keep students safe in school.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:47 pm
  • Lombard native's book looks at ADHD as therapist, mom

    LOMBARD – A better understanding of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is what Donna Mac hopes to communicate to readers in her new book, "Toddl ...
    July 22, 2014 - 9:33 am
  • District 304 OKs tentative $100 million budget

    GENEVA – The Geneva District 304 school board Monday unanimously approved a tentative 2014-15 budget of more than $100 million in expenditures, $95.5 ...
    July 21, 2014 - 11:16 pm
  • District 200 office to have scheduled power outage Tuesday

    WHEATON – Community Unit School District 200's district offices will be closed Tuesday for a scheduled power outage, according to a news release from ...
    July 21, 2014 - 5:29 pm
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