LEMONT – Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A and Lemont High School District 210 will hold public hearings during December on their proposed 2013 property tax levies.
GLEN ELLYN – As proposed, the 2013 tax levy on Glen Ellyn School District 41 property owners will bring $45,157,672 into the district.
GLEN ELLYN – Plans to extend College of DuPage's contract with food service provider Sodexo were met with opposition from some students and members of the Board of Trustees at the board's meeting Nov. 21, because the contract extension includes bringing Chick-fil-A to campus by January.
DOWNERS GROVE – Every year, Downers Grove Christian School teacher Wendy Fanella challenges her students to raise enough money to fill as many shoeboxes as there are classmates with gifts for third world children.
BOLINGBROOK – Bolingbrook High School senior Suraj “Neil” Sheth is on quite a roll.
LEMONT – Eric Michaelsen was so quiet about his professional ambitions that some people were surprised when the director of guidance and head football coach was named the next principal of Lemont High School.
CICERO – Chris Kennedy, former president of the Merchandise Mart in Chicago and nephew of the late President John F. Kennedy, was the keynote speaker at the Friends of Morton Foundation’s second Economic Summit on Thursday, in the Henry J. Vais Gymnasium on the Morton College campus, 3801 S. Central Avenue, Cicero.
LEMONT – Four Lemont High School students were honored with November “Student
GLEN ELLYN – After serving as principal at Westfield Elementary School in Community Consolidated School District 89 for four years, Kim Price will replace retiring Glen Crest Middle School Principal Todd Schrage next fall, according to the district's website.
BOLINGBROOK – Bolingbrook High School’s Best Buddies Club has launched its annual Kringles of Racine Danish fundraiser.
For the past six years, an art teacher from Maercker School District 60 has organized and hosted a fundraiser benefitting Westview Hills Middle School’s arts program as well as various local organizations.
BOLINGBROOK – Students in Jessica Groebe’s third-grade class at Independence raised a $555 earlier this month simply by selling 25 cent post cards to students and staff at the Bolingbrook elementary school.
BOLINGBROOK – To honor fallen members of the military, Bolingbrook High School’s Air Force Junior ROTC program is taking part in the National Wreaths Across America program by sponsoring the sale of wreaths that will be placed on graves at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood on Dec. 14.
A DuPage County nonprofit has announced an initiative to bring together community resources in hopes of improving early childhood education in the county, starting in the Wheaton-Warrenville area.
LEMONT – The Lemont-Bromberek Combined School District 113A Board of Education unanimously endorsed moving fifth grade classes back to River Valley School during its Nov. 20 meeting.