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  • Elmhurst, D-205 plan stormwater improvements at Madison Early Childhood Center

    ELMHURST – Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 approved a resolution Sept. 22 authorizing the intergovernmental agreement between the city and ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 1:51 pm
  • Heritage Middle School learning director to leave position at end of school year

    BERWYN – Sue Butler, learning director at Heritage Middle School in Berwyn, will step down from her position as the school's lead administrator at the ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 1:10 pm
  • Stunted growth

    ST. CHARLES – Shelby Henning’s workplace is filled with variety.The St. Charles Horticulture Researc ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 9:12 pm
  • McHenry District 156 school board, union more hopeful about Thursday's negotiation session

    McHENRY – The McHenry Community High School Educator's Association and the District 156 school board are meeting at 7:30 p.m. Thursday for the fifth n ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 5:05 pm
  • Algonquin-based School District 300 board approved 4-year contract

    ALGONQUIN – Teachers in Algonquin-based Community Unit School District 300 will receive 4 percent raises for each year of a newly approved four-year c ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:46 pm
  • Books Between Bites to feature Batavia superintendent

    BATAVIA – Batavia’s monthly noontime book program Books Between Bites welcomes Batavia’s school superintendent, Lisa Hichens, at noon Oct. 15 at the B ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 9:11 pm
  • McHenry District 156 homecoming game forfeited; dance postponed as strike continues

    McHENRY – An event often seen as the mark of a fresh school year has been scrapped in McHenry Community High School District 156 as an ongoing teacher ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • College of DuPage returns to normalcy after bomb hoax

    Students and faculty are back in class after the College of DuPage received a bomb threat this week that officials have since determined to be a hoax.
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:23 am
  • Firm's initial District 200 facility suggestions revolve around use of space

    WHEATON – The Community Unit School District 200 Board of Education got its first look at what the district's buildings and classrooms of the future m ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 8:28 pm
  • Batavia School District 101 urges proper reporting after rumor incident

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 is asking parents to talk to their children about properly reporting information in light of a recent miscommuni ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 7:14 pm
  • Lincoln school community showing support with shirts

    ST. CHARLES – Those wanting to show support for Lincoln Elementary School – which District 303 leaders are considering closing – may do so with an ora ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 7:12 pm
  • Lemont high schoolers medal at national French competion

    LEMONT – Five Lemont High School students earned national medals for their performances on Le Grand Concours, an annual competition sponsored by the A ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 3:45 pm
  • La Grange school districts pass budgets with eyes on state uncertainty

    LA GRANGE – The boards of education for LaGrange School Districts 102 and 105 approved their fiscal year 2015-16 budgets during their most recent meet ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • Berwyn District 100 recognized for LGBTQ student outreach

    BERWYN – Berwyn South School District 100 received the Ally of the Year award from the Illinois Safe Schools Alliance, an organization promoting suppo ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • College of DuPage cancels evening classes in response to bomb threat

    The College of DuPage canceled evening classes Oct. 5 after receiving a bomb threat, according to a post on the college's website.
    Oct. 5, 2015 - 11:26 pm
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