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Education

  • Waubonsee candidates weigh in on the issues

    SUGAR GROVE – While some candidates seeking election to the Waubonsee Community College Board would welcome President Barack Obama’s proposal to provi ...
    March 13, 2015 - 10:35 pm
  • Visitation, funeral arrangements set for Aurora Central teens

    MONTGOMERY – Funeral arrangements have been announced for Seth Egger and Ally Bradford, the 16-year-old Aurora Central Catholic students who died Tues ...
    March 13, 2015 - 7:39 pm
  • Woodstock School District 200's Greenwood Elementary focuses on respect

    WOODSTOCK – Inside Greenwood Elementary on Friday, Rob Mecklenburg talked plainly to students on how they shouldn't use the "r-word" that can belittle ...
    March 13, 2015 - 5:17 pm
  • Foundation offers funding for programs outside districts' budgets

    More than 60 girls from DuPage County School District 45 were able to join Girls on the Run, a national physical activity-based after-school program f ...
    March 13, 2015 - 1:26 pm
  • Snapshot: Scholastic champions

    LEMONT – Lemont High School Scholastic Bowl varsity squad took first place and junior varsity squad took second at the South Suburban Conference Blue ...
    March 13, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Hoffman Estates student wins Kane County Spelling Bee

    ST. CHARLES – Tejes Shyamsundar carefully spelled out the word – y - a - m - e - n.With that, the L ...
    March 12, 2015 - 10:30 pm
  • College of DuPage chairwoman suggests banning alcohol reimbursements

    GLEN ELLYN – College of DuPage Board of Trustees Chairwoman Erin Birt has suggested a policy to ban college officials from expensing alcohol, and has ...
    March 13, 2015 - 6:47 am
  • Lower fuel costs contribute to higher District 303 tax increase

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles School District 303 Board has nixed its plan to proceed with an average overall tax increase of 1.5 percent.
    March 12, 2015 - 7:18 pm
  • St. Mary of Gostyn Hosts Rainbows Program for Grieving Children

    When children experience loss, whether through the death of a parent or another family member, a divorce, military deployment, or even a friend moving ...
    March 12, 2015 - 4:14 pm
  • Snapshot: Brain games fight brain drain at Heritage Middle

    BERWYN – Heritage Middle School hosted District 100's successful 2015 Brain Bowl Feb. 27.Teams of fi ...
    March 12, 2015 - 4:39 pm
  • Lemont high schoolers to compete for Mr. LHS crown

    LEMONT – Lemont High School’s Junior Class and Athletic Council will host the Mr. LHS contest at 7 p.m. Friday in the school’s Performing Arts Center, ...
    March 12, 2015 - 3:11 pm
  • Hinsdale South senior named state journalist of year

    DARIEN – Hinsdale South High School yearbook adviser Jim Kelly believes senior Ashley Yong represents the future of journalism.
    March 12, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • New principal announced for Madison School

    HINSDALE – Community Consolidated School District 181 announced Wednesday a new principal has been named for the 2015-16 school year at Madison School ...
    March 12, 2015 - 3:03 pm
  • Our view: Drumbeat of bad news vindicates COD faculty

    When a union can’t see eye to eye with the leadership of the organization that employs its members, there could be any number of factors at play. Some ...
    March 12, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Aurora Central mourns after fatal crash

    AURORA – Aurora Central Catholic High School student Seth Egger is being remembered as someone who had a smile for everyone.
    March 11, 2015 - 9:49 pm
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