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  • Cary School District 26 Board appoints new member

    CARY – The Cary School District 26 board has appointed a member to fill its vacant seat.Robert Bridg ...
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:30 am
  • Crystal Lake District 155 officials deny teacher on leave for endorsing Hillary Clinton

    CRYSTAL LAKE – District 155 has issued a statement contradicting teacher William Walker’s claims about the reason behind his administrative leave.
    Oct. 26, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • New mobile app gives McHenry County teens access to mental health services

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County teens now have access to mental health resources at their fingertips.T ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:38 pm
  • Prairie Ridge High School teacher put on leave after pro-Clinton video shown in class

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A Prairie Ridge High School teacher has been put on paid administrative leave after showing a politically charged video and endorsing H ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 11:28 pm
  • Downers Grove School District 99 requests public engagement ahead of facilities decisions

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove Community High School District 99 is one step closer to upgrading its facilities.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:00 pm
  • Larson: Challenging courses prepare teens for college, careers

    Equipping and preparing all students for their college and career experience is central to any high school's mission. Along with the student's grade-p ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 6:00 pm
  • Lyons Township showcases career, technical opportunities

    LA GRANGE – Members of the Association for Career and Technical Education and the Illinois Association for Career and Technical Education recently tou ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Court orders Glen Ellyn School District 41 to turn over emails

    GLEN ELLYN – A DuPage County judge has ordered that Glen Ellyn School District 41 turn over emails sought by Glen Ellyn resident Jeff Cooper in a Free ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 10:12 pm
  • Woodstock School District 200 files lawsuit against Merryman Excavation Inc.

    WOODSTOCK – School District 200 has sued Woodstock-based Merryman Excavation for breach of contract related to utility work at the Woodstock North Hig ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 4:34 pm
  • Letter: Vote yes on District 102 referendum

    To the editor:School District 102 has a $3 million tax increase referendum on the November ballot. W ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 5:00 pm
  • Four Lemont students earn National Merit Commended Student recognition

    LEMONT – Lemont High School seniors Mira Antonopoulos, Sarah Hagen, Natasha Joseph and Shannon O’Donnell have been recognized as National Merit Commen ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 1:00 pm
  • Heated Downers Grove D-58 meeting ends with no pre-election extension for superintendent

    DOWNERS GROVE – In a meeting filled with tension, accusations and interruptions, the Downers Grove Grade School District 58 Board of Education will no ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 7:35 am
  • Lyons Township Transition Garden grows vegetables for community, experience for students

    LA GRANGE – Donavyn Coronado, a first-year student in Lyons Township High School’s Transition Program, usually doesn’t like to get dirty. But when the ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 7:32 am
  • Lyons Township High School evacuated after report of possible weapon

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Lyons Township High School South Campus in Western Springs was evacuated Oct. 15 after someone reported seeing a man who may hav ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 5:24 pm
  • Lemont students dive into experiential learning, extracurricular activities

    LEMONT – Students at Oakwood and River Valley elementary schools and Old Quarry Middle School are learning by doing.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 8:05 am
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