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  • Joliet summer school camp pushes students full STEAM ahead

    JOLIET – Dominic Talarico and Jaden Jones held the spout of a plastic cup steady as they released three marbles.
    July 16, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Lincoln-Way School Board decides on school closure option

    NEW LENOX – Lincoln-Way District 210 school board members are now focused on closing one of the district’s four schools to resolve its dire finances a ...
    July 16, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Appeals court upholds dismissal of class-action complaint in Richmond-Davis schools case

    ST. CHARLES – The Illinois Second District Appellate Court in Elgin on Thursday upheld a lower court’s decision to dismiss a class-action complaint ag ...
    July 16, 2015 - 7:01 pm
  • Bookworm Foundation collects books for Kane County kids in need

    AURORA – Rosary High School senior Morgan Martinez said she feels lucky she had a lot of books to read growing up.
    July 16, 2015 - 6:58 pm
  • Law: District 86 takes summer to work on master facilities plan

    What does the word summer mean? Well, it depends on whom you ask.Ask students about their thoughts o ...
    July 16, 2015 - 9:00 am
  • Catholic school with classical focus to open in Downers Grove

    DOWNERS GROVE – A new high school focusing on classical education and the Catholic faith will open this fall in Downers Grove.
    July 16, 2015 - 5:13 pm
  • Bolingbrook student wins Marquette Bank scholarship

    BOLINGBROOK – Bolingbrook High School graduate Melissa Moy of Bolingbrook is one of 60 students to receive a $2,500 college scholarship from Marquette ...
    July 15, 2015 - 2:06 pm
  • Lemont High School special education students gain real job experience

    LEMONT – As part of Lemont High School's Extended School Year program, 29 students in the special education program got real experience working with c ...
    July 15, 2015 - 1:31 pm
  • District 181 hires new Lane School principal

    HINSDALE – Angela Stallion was selected as the new principal of The Lane School in Community Consolidated School District 181, according to a district ...
    July 15, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • District 200's proposed budget balanced, despite Springfield insecurity, capital needs

    WHEATON – Community Unit School District 200 has posted a proposed balanced budget, despite financial indecision in Springfield.
    July 14, 2015 - 11:36 pm
  • Batavia School District assistant superintendent leaving district

    BATAVIA – Kris Monn, assistant superintendent for finance and operations for Batavia School District 101, is leaving the district to become the new sc ...
    July 14, 2015 - 8:57 pm
  • District 58 OKs preliminary budget, technology upgrades

    DOWNERS GROVE – The Downers Grove Grade School District 58 Board of Education had a productive meeting July 13, addressing a proposed budget for the c ...
    July 14, 2015 - 5:52 pm
  • MCC to offer free English language, GED, other classes in Harvard

    CRYSTAL LAKE – More English language, GED and other classes will be offered in Harvard.McHenry Count ...
    July 14, 2015 - 4:21 pm
  • Geneva School District 304, teachers union reach tentative pact

    GENEVA – Geneva School District 304 and the teachers union reached a tentative agreement on a multi-year teachers’ contract Friday, school officials a ...
    July 13, 2015 - 7:58 pm
  • District 200 Citizens Advisory Committee could be established by fall

    WHEATON – Community Unit School District 200 residents may soon get a new platform to share their thoughts and hear from district officials on major i ...
    July 13, 2015 - 10:34 am
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