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  • Lake Park teachers get into Homecoming spirit

    ROSELLE – Lake Park High School in Roselle celebrated Homecoming Week from Sept. 22 through 27 with various festivities, including a pep rally, parade ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Families enjoy McTeacher's Night at Bensenville McDonald's

    BENSENVILLE – W.A. Johnson School teachers took over the McDonald's at 302 W. Irving Park Road in Bensenville for McTeacher's Night on Sept. 25.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 2:13 pm
  • Lemont marching band stepping into spotlight

    LEMONT – Members of the Lemont High School Marching Band know their halftime performances have been a time for the football game crowd to hit the conc ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:04 pm
  • Seminar to cover college admissions, financial aid

    LEMONT – Lemont High School will host its annual College and Financial Aid Night at 7 p.m. Thursday in the school’s Performing Arts Center, 800 Porter ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Lyons Township students use recycling to create art

    LA GRANGE – Students at Lyons Township High School are practicing the art of reduce, reuse and recycle for the annual Recycled Art Contest, hosted by ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Kaneland Connection: Ready for powder puff football in Kaneland

    MAPLE PARK – Girls in the junior and senior classes at Kaneland High School will be ready for some football tonight in one of the feature events of th ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • County school leaders, legislators slam SB16 at forum

    ST. CHARLES – A Senate bill that proposes changes in the way local school districts are funded did not get any support Tuesday at a forum at St. Charl ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 board requests more information before full-day kindergarten decision

    GLEN ELLYN – Glen Ellyn School District 41 Board of Education members have requested more information before they decide whether to add full-day kinde ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 7:51 pm
  • DGS senior hopes to cap high school career as National Merit Scholar

    WOODRIDGE – Ten students at District 99 have been designated as semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program, an academic competition ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • Lemont High School jams out for homecoming

    LEMONT – The students and alumni of Lemont High School had plenty to celebrate during the homecoming weekend Sept. 26 and 27.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 3:49 pm
  • Downers Grove South band member selected to U.S. Army All-American Marching Band

    DOWNERS GROVE – A South High School sousaphone player will soon be performing with the U.S. Army All-American Marching Band.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 1:11 pm
  • D-58 offers free preschool screening Oct. 27

    DOWNERS GROVE – Downers Grove School District 58 is offering a free preschool screening Oct. 27 at Henry Puffer School, 2220 Haddow Ave.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • D-96 fills board vacancies

    RIVERSIDE – School District 96 recently announced two open Board of Education positions have been filled following the departure of Lisa Gaynor and Da ...
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Local students recognized in national scholarship program

    LOMBARD – Two Montini Catholic High School seniors recently were named Commended Students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Batavia teacher previously involved in Fifth Amendment dispute retires

    BATAVIA – With no public comment, Batavia School Board members on Monday unanimously approved the retirement of Batavia High School social studies tea ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 10:59 pm
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