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  • Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A names new assistant superintendent

    LEMONT – Daniela Fountain will be the new assistant superintendent for Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A beginning July 1, 2017.
    Oct. 31, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Field Park Elementary School designs scarecrow fashion show

    WESTERN SPRINGS – Field Park Elementary School in Western Springs is hosting its fifth annual Outdoor Gallery until Oct. 31 on the southwest lawn of t ...
    Oct. 29, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • York High School participates in mock election

    ELMHURST – York Community High School was one of 20 area school that recently participated in a mock election, according to a School District 205 news ...
    Oct. 28, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Hadley Theatre Arts to present 'James and the Giant Peach Jr.'

    GLEN ELLYN – Hadley Theatre Arts will present "James and the Giant Peach Jr." at Hadley Junior High School, 240 Hawthorne Blvd., Glen Ellyn.
    Oct. 28, 2016 - 8:00 am
  • Crystal Lake School District 47 to host event to teach parents about social media

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 will hold its second annual Parent Feed event Thursday at Bernotas Middle School.
    Oct. 28, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • Downers Grove District 58 estimates slight property tax increase for 2017

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove Grade School District 58 is looking at a slight tax levy increase in fiscal year 2017 after another low year of growth n ...
    Oct. 27, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • Western Springs police determine firearm threat at LT to be 'unfounded'

    WESTERN SPRINGS – A reported threat of a firearm at Lyons Township High School's South Campus in Western Springs was determined to be unfounded by off ...
    Oct. 28, 2016 - 8:22 am
  • Cary School District 26 refunds portion of bonds, dedicates funds to reduce debt

    CARY – The Cary School District 26 Board has refunded a portion of its Series 2011 bonds and dedicated some of its fund balance to further reduce debt ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Cary School District 26 Board appoints new member

    CARY – The Cary School District 26 board has appointed a member to fill its vacant seat.Robert Bridg ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Crystal Lake District 155 officials deny teacher on leave for endorsing Hillary Clinton

    CRYSTAL LAKE – District 155 has issued a statement contradicting teacher William Walker’s claims about the reason behind his administrative leave.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • New mobile app gives McHenry County teens access to mental health services

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County teens now have access to mental health resources at their fingertips.T ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Prairie Ridge High School teacher put on leave after pro-Clinton video shown in class

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Prairie Ridge High School teacher has been put on paid administrative leave after showing a politically charged video and endorsing H ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Downers Grove School District 99 requests public engagement ahead of facilities decisions

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove Community High School District 99 is one step closer to upgrading its facilities.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Larson: Challenging courses prepare teens for college, careers

    Equipping and preparing all students for their college and career experience is central to any high school's mission. Along with the student's grade-p ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Lyons Township showcases career, technical opportunities

    LA GRANGE – Members of the Association for Career and Technical Education and the Illinois Association for Career and Technical Education recently tou ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 2:00 pm
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