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Glenbard District 87 school board candidates debate athletic code

Glenbard High School District 87 school board candidates debate the district’s policy for dealing with student-athletes and others who violate the district’s alcohol code. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Declining enrollment, higher taxes issue in St. Charles school board race

Candidates for St. Charles Unit District 303 school board address the phenomenon of rising property taxes during a time of declining school enrollment. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Prairie Crossing school to run ‘as normal,’ officials say

Prairie Crossing Charter School leaders sent a note to parents last week that assured them classes would resume after spring break and the school would operate “as normal” in the wake of a judge’s ruling that could lead to a shutdown there. Students were back at the Grayslake charter school Monday. Full News here – […]

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Harper president tried free tuition program at his last school

Harper College President Ken Ender calls it a “high-stakes kind of deal,” one that will require high school freshmen to make decent grades, volunteer in their communities and avoid skipping class until they graduate. The big reward? Free tuition. The Promise Scholarship program, launcing Monday, is an “opportunity to earn access to college,” educators say. […]

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Six candidates tout what they would bring to Maine Township Dist. 207 school board

Six people running for the Maine Township High School District 207 board are touting their experiences and what they would bring if elected to the board. The field of candidates includes a longtime incumbent, two other incumbents who were recently appointed to the board, and three political newcomers. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local […]

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Suburban winners, losers under new school funding proposal

Elgin Area School District U-46 would see the biggest jump in state aid outside Chicago under a proposal to redistribute school aid in Illinois. Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 would take the hardest hit. Here’s how other school districts would fare. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Official: Hinsdale South student brought BB gun to school

A Hinsdale South student brought a broken BB gun to school Wednesday, district officials said. An investigation began as soon as a student reported that a fellow student brought a weapon to school, Hinsdale Township High School District 86 officials said in a news release. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Geneva OKs Sixth Street School demolition

The Geneva City Council overruled the town’s Historic Preservation Commission Monday, agreeing to let Kane County demolish the old Sixth Street School.. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Bus driver injured in Fremont District 79 school bus accident in Hawthorn Woods

No Fremont Elementary District 79 students were injured in a Friday morning school bus accident in Hawthorn Woods, school district officials confirmed. The driver of the bus was taken to a hospital for examination after complaining of back pain, district officials said. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Boy, 12, Robbed at Gunpoint While Walking to School

Boy, 12, Robbed at Gunpoint While Walking to School … Monday, according to police. Police said a man robbed the boy around 8 a.m. in the 8200 block of South Rhodes Avenue. The man displayed a weapon before taking an undisclosed number of items and fleeing the scene, Chicago Police News Affairs said. Full News […]

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Polonsky reappointed as head of biological sciences, medical school and medical center

Kenneth S. Polonsky, the Richard T. Crane Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine, has been appointed to a second five-year term as dean of the Biological Sciences Division and the Pritzker School of Medicine and executive vice president for medical affairs at the University of Chicago. The reappointment is effective Oct. 1, 2015. In his role […]

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Students question Geneva school board candidates

Geneva High School students put their civics lessons to use Monday night, questioning candidates for the Geneva school board at a forum they organized. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Finances top concern for U-46 school board candidates

Ten candidates running for the Elgin Area School District U-46 school board said finances, inadequate resources and hiring a new superintendent are their biggest concerns during a candidate forum Thursday at Streamwood High School. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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Glen Ellyn Dist. 41 may add 35 minutes to school day

Officials in Glen Ellyn Elementary District 41 are negotiating adding 35 minutes to the school day next year. Currently, the elementary school day runs from 9 a.m. to 3:25 p.m. The new schedule calls for an 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. school day, according to an email sent to District 41 parents and staff. Full […]

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Why 7 people want to be on Geneva school board

A passion for education and concerns about school district spending are fueling the interest of candidates in the race for the Geneva school board. Full News here – DailyHerald.com > Local News

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