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Education

  • District 94 students honored for poetry at festival

    WEST CHICAGO – Community High School sophomore Eliana Marchetti received a first-place medal for poetry at the Upstate Eight Literary Festival on Apri ...
    April 28, 2015 - 10:06 pm
  • District 41 approves Abraham Lincoln library renovation

    GLEN ELLYN – The Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education approved a renovation of the library at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School at a meeti ...
    April 28, 2015 - 9:57 pm
  • Geneva District 304 hires 2 new elementary principals

    GENEVA – Geneva School District 304 officials announced the hiring of two new elementary principals for the 2015-16 school year – Brenna Westerhoff at ...
    April 28, 2015 - 7:31 pm
  • LTHS upgrades online learning system

    LA GRANGE – Lyons Township High School has long searched for a fast, reliable and secure online education system. One that allows students to continue ...
    April 28, 2015 - 3:39 pm
  • Lemont High School band to perform with Jennifer Hudson

    LEMONT – The executive producer for We Day has invited the Lemont High School band to participate in the event's grand finale performance with singer ...
    April 28, 2015 - 3:27 pm
  • Board members walk out on District 86 meeting in protest

    DARIEN – Board members walking out in protest forced an abrupt ending to Monday's Hinsdale Township High School District 86 Board of Education meeting ...
    April 28, 2015 - 6:28 pm
  • District 58 students win science fair honors

    DOWNERS GROVE – Eight O'Neill and Herrick middle school students won awards recently at a regional science fair in Aurora, Downers Grove Grade School ...
    April 28, 2015 - 1:01 am
  • Westmont District 201 expected to re-evaluate facility upgrade plan

    WESTMONT – Community Unit School District 201 is looking at ways to move forward with facility upgrades after a $19.7 million referendum to do so was ...
    April 28, 2015 - 2:24 pm
  • Books, badges and basketball

    BATAVIA – The return of an annual basketball game Saturday in Batavia ended with a victory for some teachers.
    April 27, 2015 - 9:21 pm
  • Parents of Geneva grads find support in creating gift boxes for daughters

    GENEVA – More than 1,000 miles separated Geneva High School alumna Emily Schmid from her friends and family for much of this academic year as she bega ...
    April 27, 2015 - 7:41 pm
  • St. Mary of Gostyn Supports “Students For Life” Group

    It’s never too early to teach children respect for all stages of life.   St. Mary of Gostyn School offers its students in fourth through eighth grad ...
    April 27, 2015 - 1:58 pm
  • Snapshot: Hauser students on can collection spree

    RIVERSIDE – Hauser Elementary School in Riverside was busy collecting canned goods and other non-perishables for its 44th annual food drive for the Sa ...
    April 27, 2015 - 11:35 am
  • Hinsdale Rotary honors student with Youth Merit awards

    HINSDALE – Five students who attend Hinsdale Central High School and Hinsdale Middle School have been recognized as extraordinary high school and midd ...
    April 27, 2015 - 5:56 am
  • St. Petronille hosts Leadership Fair

    GLEN ELLYN – St. Petronille School holds its Leadership Fair on April 10.During the last six months, ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:54 pm
  • Wheaton Academy science and engineering team takes first at state

    Wheaton Academy’s Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering team attends the state competition April 15 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champ ...
    April 26, 2015 - 5:49 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Should all workers get paid sick and/or vacation leave?
    Paid sick leave only
    Paid vacation leave only
    Both
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