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Education

  • Grant helps teach environmental lessons to McHenry County preschool students

    CRYSTAL LAKE – A new grant will allow McHenry County Schools Environmental Education Program staff to give environmental lessons to preschool students ...
    March 2, 2017 - 12:12 am
  • Crystal Lake robotics team wins state, heads to super regionals

    CRYSTAL LAKE – An all-girl high school robotics team from Crystal Lake won the first place Inspire Award at the FIRST Tech Challenge Illinois Champion ...
    March 2, 2017 - 12:10 am
  • 2 McHenry County teachers among finalists for Golden Apple award

    One teacher from Fox River Grove Middle School and one from Lotus Elementary School in Spring Grove are among 33 finalists for the Golden Apple Awards ...
    March 2, 2017 - 12:08 am
  • Judge declines to dismiss lawsuit filed by former COD President Robert Breuder

    A federal judge on March 1 declined to dismiss a lawsuit filed by former College of DuPage President Robert Breuder against the COD board following hi ...
    March 1, 2017 - 10:46 pm
  • Glen Ellyn District 41 addresses $24.2M facilities referendum at open houses

    GLEN ELLYN – To inform residents about a $24.2 million referendum on the April 4 ballot that would build an addition to Hadley Junior High School and ...
    March 3, 2017 - 10:01 am
  • District 200 officials answer questions about $132.5M bond referendum

    WHEATON – Wheaton-Warrenville Community Unit School District 200 officials during an open house on Feb. 24 answered residents' questions about a $132. ...
    March 1, 2017 - 10:48 pm
  • Former COD radio station employee pleads guilty to theft

    A former College of DuPage radio engineer accused of stealing more than $200,000 from the school's radio station, WDCB, on Feb. 28 pleaded guilty to t ...
    March 1, 2017 - 11:25 am
  • Letter: Vote yes to District 200 referendum

    To the editor:Support the District 200 referendum on April 4!The quality of our schools directly imp ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 5:00 pm
  • Cook County sheriff recognizes Nazareth Academy students for volunteerism

    LA GRANGE PARK – Nazareth Academy students were honored with the Cook County sheriff's 2016 Youth Service Medal of Honor for their efforts as voluntee ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 1:37 pm
  • Floral Symphony to benefit music programs at Glenbard South, West high schools

    GLEN ELLYN – Those who attend the 25th annual Floral Symphony on Feb. 28 can pick up some floral design tips while helping out the music departments a ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 7:00 pm
  • Berwyn schools push for funding reform

    BERWYN – Berwyn school districts are pushing for school funding reform in Illinois as part of Funding Illinois' Future, a coalition of more than 200 s ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 4:00 pm
  • Elmhurst District 205 board race no longer contested after dropout

    ELMHURST – The contest to win a seat on the Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 Board of Education no longer is one, after one candidate has f ...
    Feb. 28, 2017 - 7:38 am
  • Glenbard students make blankets for critically ill kids

    Instead of spending his day off taking in a movie, Glenbard West High School junior Kyle Krebsbach and his fellow teammates on the Glenbard West lacro ...
    March 1, 2017 - 10:27 am
  • LT musicians participate in statewide festival

    LA GRANGE – Twenty Lyons Township High School students recently participated in a weekend-long statewide music conference, rehearsing and playing with ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Elmhurst's Lincoln Elementary students enjoy STEaM fest

    ELMHURST – Experiments filled the room during the annual STEaM Fest on Feb. 16 at Elmhurst's Lincoln Elementary School.
    March 1, 2017 - 10:28 am