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Education

  • St. Charles River Corridor Foundation honors Munhall teacher

    ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles River Corridor Foundation recently honored a fourth-grade teacher with its prestigious Golden Turtle Award, according to ...
    May 27, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kaneland board approves donations for elementary school use

    The Kaneland School District 302 Board voted during its meeting May 23 to approve donations from two of the elementary school PTAs, both John Shields ...
    May 25, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • Culinary pursuits: Eagle Scout eyes future in food after graduating from St. Charles East

    ST. CHARLES – Jeff Gongaware just might have influenced his classmate’s dining habits at St. Charles East High School in more ways than one.
    May 25, 2016 - 9:46 am
  • ECC makes cost-saving measures in face of $2.7M deficit

    ELGIN – A lack of sufficient state funding has prompted Elgin Community College officials to implement “substantial” cost-saving measures to make up f ...
    May 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Video: Kaneland graduating seniors visit with elementary students

    In this video shot by Kane County Chronicle photo editor Sandy Bressner, Kaneland High School graduates walk the halls of Kaneland John Stewart Elemen ...
    May 23, 2016 - 9:30 am
  • District 303 'thinking big,' 'starting small' with night school

    ST. CHARLES – St. Charles’ high schools are preparing to give some students another way to get their education.
    May 20, 2016 - 2:00 pm
  • Campus Notes

    Augustana CollegeThe Augustana Symphony Orchestra performed a concert April 30 in Centennial Hall. T ...
    May 19, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Kaneland, Batavia students receive scholarships from The Holmstad

    BATAVIA – Residents at The Holmstad, a faith-based, nonprofit continuing care retirement community, awarded nine scholarships totaling $9,750 to high ...
    May 18, 2016 - 3:18 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: A spring break spent volunteering turns into transformational adventure

    “Congratulations! You have been selected as one of 10 students to attend the first ever Alternative Spring Break trip at Waubonsee!”
    May 18, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Record number of graduates participate in Waubonsee commencement

    SUGAR GROVE – Waubonsee Community College’s commencement ceremonies on May 14 saw a record number of graduates walk across the stage.
    May 18, 2016 - 8:28 am
  • 'Legacy' program: St. Charles East's Government for a Day celebrates 25 years

    ST. CHARLES – When St. Charles East High School social studies teacher Jerry Powers and now-retired department chairman Tom Haymond launched a program ...
    May 18, 2016 - 8:24 am
  • Batavia students take virtual field trips thanks to Google

    BATAVIA — Art teacher Jenna McKnight stood in the middle of more than 20 fidgety eighth-graders. Tablet in hand, she talked about 5 Pointz in the New ...
    May 18, 2016 - 8:23 am
  • Six St. Charles students named National Merit winners

    ST. CHARLES – Six seniors from St. Charles School District 303 are ending their high school career as National Merit winners, the district announced M ...
    May 11, 2016 - 2:54 pm
  • McTeacher’s Night in North Aurora raises funds

    NORTH AURORA – St. Rita School held a “very successful” McTeacher’s Night at the McDonald’s in North Aurora, according to a news release, noting the r ...
    May 11, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • District 303 spends $12,000 to survey voters on middle schools

    ST. CHARLES – Board members on May 9 gave St. Charles School District 303 the green light to spend $12,000 to survey voters about their thoughts on th ...
    May 11, 2016 - 10:30 am