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  • Downers Grove District 58 backpedals on report card changes amid parent, teacher outcry

    DOWNERS GROVE – District 58 schools are backtracking on major and oft-controversial changes to its middle and elementary school report cards after par ...
    June 20, 2016 - 8:38 am
  • St. Mary of Gostyn Catholic School prepares students for academic success

    One of the best things parents can do for their children is to provide them with the best learning environment available.  The high school academic ar ...
    June 17, 2016 - 8:48 am
  • Riverside Brookfield High School students win major awards

    RIVERSIDE – The National Academy of TV Arts & Sciences/Midwest Chapter recently notified Riverside Brookfield High School that several RBTV students w ...
    June 16, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • La Grange School District 102 considers referendum to help with deficit

    LA GRANGE – Voters in La Grange School District 102 may be asked come November to approve a referendum to provide the district with $3 million more in ...
    June 16, 2016 - 11:44 am
  • Dean Elger steps down from District 41 board

    GLEN ELLYN – In stepping down from his seat on the Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education, Dean Elger thanked the district's teachers for th ...
    June 15, 2016 - 3:22 pm
  • Students create artful fence design in Riverside

    RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Arts Center shares its enthusiasm over what a little paint, creativity and ambition can produce, all thanks to a challenge p ...
    June 14, 2016 - 7:00 pm
  • Downers Grove District 58 clashes with public over loss of LRC staff

    DOWNERS GROVE – In the face of possible funding cutbacks coming down from the state, parents and District 58 administration are at odds over cutting l ...
    June 15, 2016 - 6:55 am
  • Lyons Township grad named High School Journalist of the Year

    A talented student-journalist from Lyons Township High School in La Grange has been named the winner of the Northern Illinois Newspaper Association's ...
    June 15, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Riverside Center for Education raises nearly $26,000 through DuPage Human Race

    Riverside Center for Education representatives Rachel Newsom (from left), Clare McCormack, who coordinated Riverside's effort in the DuPage Human Race ...
    June 13, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Bensenville school recycling project competing for playground

    BENSENVILLE – Zion-Concord Lutheran School in Bensenville is competing to win a playground made from recycled oral care waste through the Recycled Pla ...
    June 13, 2016 - 3:00 pm
  • Retiring District 89 superintendent reflects on accomplishments

    Emily Tammaru knows she will have some big shoes to fill when she takes over on July 1 as superintendent for Community Consolidated School District 89 ...
    June 14, 2016 - 6:56 am
  • Glenbard Parent Series to present first summer event

    The Glenbard Parent Series: Navigating Healthy Families will present the "Empathy Advantage: The Real/Hidden/Overlooked Secret to Kids' Success" with ...
    June 13, 2016 - 12:50 pm
  • Visitation School kindergarten teacher retires after 35 years

    ELMHURST – After 35 years of teaching, Visitation School kindergarten teacher Helen Krajewski retired June 2.
    June 12, 2016 - 7:29 am
  • Nazareth Academy Class of 2016 celebrates graduation

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth Academy Class of 2016 valedictorian Kathleen Mazur of Western Springs and salutatorian Cesar De La Cerda of Hillside celebra ...
    June 10, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Wheaton-Warrenville District 200 looks at possible spring referendum

    WHEATON – The Wheaton-Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 Board of Education has begun planning for a possible spring referendum to pay for ...
    June 13, 2016 - 6:41 am
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