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  • White House honors Glenbard District 87 for efforts to close AP enrollment gap

    GLEN ELLYN – Glenbard Township High School District 87 was recognized Sept. 21 by the White House and U.S. Department of Education for its commitment ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Lemont local joins Teach for America

    LEMONT – Rebecca Hunter may be young, but the 24-year-old is already making her mark, so to speak, in the field of education.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 4:53 pm
  • Prairie Ridge High School celebrating its 20th year since inception

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Prairie Ridge High School is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with various events.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Audit makes 19 recommendations to College of DuPage

    College of DuPage officials said they are committed to addressing the concerns brought forth in an audit conducted by the Illinois Auditor General.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 2:14 pm
  • Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 superintendent outlines district's successes

    WHEATON – Wheaton-Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 Superintendent Jeff Schuler is proud of the continued success of the school district.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 8:00 am
  • Girl's Day Out in downtown Downers Grove to support local schools

    DOWNERS GROVE – Businesses in and around downtown Downers Grove will donate 10 percent of the proceeds during an upcoming Girl's Day Out fundraiser, a ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Westmont District 201 renovations enhance security, improve learning environment

    WESTMONT – After months of construction, the facility upgrades at schools in Westmont Community Unit School District 201 are nearly complete.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 7:46 am
  • Nazareth Academy parent shares 9/11 experience

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth Academy parent and 9/11 survivor Stu Breslow of Clarendon Hills shared his experience with students at the La Grange Park sc ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 3:36 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 to survey residents about facility improvements

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 plans to survey residents to find out what kind of facility improvements they would like to see.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 11:41 am
  • Fields: It's a new day at Morton College

    It’s the beginning of another school year, with another class of students, and another year of quality education.
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 7:13 am
  • McHenry County College to build $16.8M science facility

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College science aficionados and students at large can look forward to a new $16.8 million facility coming to campus.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • York High School graduates to form alumni association

    ELMHURST – A group of York alumni have started the process of forming an association that will be known as the York Community High School Alumni Assoc ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 3:30 pm
  • Algonquin-based School District 300 students learn alpaca felting

    Students from Dundee-Crown, Hampshire and Jacobs high schools learned about the ancient art of alpaca felting this week via grant-funded workshops.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:48 pm
  • Autism advocate Temple Grandin visits Glenbard East High School

    LOMBARD – Temple Grandin knows firsthand the challenges those diagnosed with autism face.But Grandin ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 9:47 am
  • Wheaton College employee charged with child pornography possession

    WHEATON – A Wheaton College employee has been placed on unpaid leave after being charged with possession of child pornography, according to a news rel ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 7:05 am
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