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  • Kaneland teachers get 3.99 percent raise

    SUGAR GROVE – Teachers in Kaneland School District 302 will receive a salary increase for the 2014-15 school year. Officials from the Kaneland Educati ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 11:03 pm
  • Feedback sought in Kaneland superintendent search

    SUGAR GROVE – Kaneland School District 302 could have a new superintendent in place by Dec. 15.Schoo ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 3:07 pm
  • Kaneland teachers get 3.99 percent salary increase

    SUGAR GROVE – Teachers in Kaneland School District 302 will receive a salary increase for the 2014-2015 school year. Officials from the Kaneland Educa ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 8:18 am
  • D-303 staff detail drug use, prevention programs in schools

    ST. CHARLES – During a presentation Monday about alcohol and drug use and prevention in St. Charles School District 303, school officials noted anyone ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 11:01 pm
  • D-303 School Board mulls synthetic turf at high schools

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles School District 303 Board committee on Thursday discussed a few options for the future of the stadium athletic fields at i ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 7:51 am
  • New law requires schools to implement fitness assessments

    Fox Ridge Elementary School physical education teacher Katie Ryan said she doesn’t have to do much to motivate her students to participate in gym clas ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 10:28 pm
  • Batavia School District 101 to upgrade website

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 officials want to put a fresh face on the district's website." ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:19 pm
  • Genoa parents on alert after sex offender moves near school bus stop

    GENOA – Some Genoa parents are concerned after the school district decided to keep a bus stop near where a sex offender lives, while also offering a n ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 8:35 am
  • Batavia School Board moves ahead with building lease with former board president

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members on Tuesday moved ahead to lease a building owned by a former Batavia School Board president for the district’s ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • Two synthetic turf fields set to be part of Batavia School District 101 referendum

    BATAVIA – Batavia School Board members on Tuesday decided the district will ask for two synthetic turf fields at Batavia High School as part of a $15 ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 7:54 am
  • Judge rules against extra payout in District 303 mold case

    ST. CHARLES – A Cook County judge this month ruled St. Charles School District 303 does not have to pay an additional $374,000 in a lawsuit tied to th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 9:43 pm
  • Batavia School Board approves $85 million budget

    BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 is projecting a $810,339 surplus in its budget for next year.B ...
    Sept. 23, 2014 - 10:57 pm
  • Teach Your Child to Love Reading with Faith Christian Academy

    For some children, learning how to read to can be a struggle. Reading can become a chore rather than an adventure with a big red dog or other lovable ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 1:33 pm
  • Homecoming parades return to ‘heart of St. Charles’ after 3 years on other route

    ST. CHARLES – “Maybe this year” has been Austin Winquist’s motto about the St. Charles East Homecoming Parade for the past three years.
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 9:36 am
  • Waubonsee Voices: Finding a college that’s the right fit

    As a kid, going school-supply shopping was always something I looked forward to. Picking out a new backpack and lunchbox made me a happy girl. The nig ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:46 pm
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