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  • Batavia School Board approves increase to pay for Chromebooks

    BATAVIA – The Batavia School District 101 Board Tuesday night voted, 4-2, to approve increasing student registration fees by $75 for kindergarten stud ...
    May 26, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • D-303 holds off on changing school start times

    ST. CHARLES – Despite the concerns of some parents, there will be no changes to St. Charles School District 303 start times for the 2015-16 school yea ...
    May 26, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Kaneland associate superintendent to serve on school business officials' board

    MAPLE PARK – Kaneland School District 302 Associate Superintendent Julie-Ann Fuchs has been officially installed as a member of the board of directors ...
    May 26, 2015 - 6:59 pm
  • Fox River Grove teacher named Illinois History Teacher of the Year

    FOX RIVER GROVE – A Fox River Grove fifth-grade teacher was left humbled after being recognized at a state level simply for living out her passion.
    May 26, 2015 - 5:25 pm
  • Best-selling author tunes up for visit at Elmhurst early childhood center

    ELMHURST – Children's author and singer Eric Litwin performed for students May 20 at the Madison Early Childhood Center in Elmhurst.
    May 26, 2015 - 3:22 pm
  • Montini sees success at engineering, math contests

    LOMBARD – Students at Montini Catholic High School in Lombard recently put their STEM skills to work, placing in the top three at engineering and math ...
    May 26, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Lombard rotary club awards scholarships to high school seniors

    LOMBARD – The Rotary Club of Lombard awarded scholarships to eight graduating high school seniors from Lombard on May 21.
    May 26, 2015 - 3:01 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 89 nurse gets National Leadership Award

    GLEN ELLYN – Community Consolidated School District 89 nurse Sandy Lawinger is one of five national winners of the Healthy Schools Campaign annual Sch ...
    May 24, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Wiesbrook students develop app

    WHEATON – Wiesbrook Elementary School fifth-graders Henry Lewis (from left), Ben McGady, Ethan Nguyen and Peter Schemerold show off their "Wiesbrook A ...
    May 24, 2015 - 5:16 pm
  • St. Joseph principal wins award

    DOWNERS GROVE – St. Joseph Catholic School Principal Rita Stasi (left) wins the 2015 Diocese of Joliet's Bishop Roger L. Kaffer Outstanding Principal ...
    May 23, 2015 - 2:32 pm
  • Nazareth Academy teacher makes National History Day history

    LA GRANGE PARK – Therese Hawkins, a teacher at Nazareth Academy, was recently nominated to receive the Patricia Behring Teacher of the Year Award in h ...
    May 23, 2015 - 12:30 pm
  • New student ambassador named to District 101 School Board

    BATAVIA – Addie Bobosky, an incoming junior at Batavia High School, has been selected to be a student ambassador to the Batavia School District 101 Bo ...
    May 22, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Marmion grad ready to head to Naval Academy, serve country

    Alex Vandenberg said he was speechless when he received his acceptance letter from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
    May 22, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • St. Charles North grad pushes past rare condition to succeed

    ST. CHARLES – Catharine Steiner is in constant pain, but it’s hard to tell from her cheerfulness.Ste ...
    May 22, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • GHS changes longtime graduation tradition

    GENEVA – At this Sunday’s graduation ceremony, the Geneva High School Class of 2015 will stand united as the Blue Crue – literally.
    May 22, 2015 - 10:08 pm
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