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  • St. Charles North club teams up with horses at CR Ranch

    CAMPTON TOWNSHIP – When Big, a former national champion barrel racing horse, began to buck, Ryan True kept his cool.
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • St. Charles prepares for 21st annual Kick-A-Thon

    ST. CHARLES – Expect to see more than 200 people in long kick lines Friday outside St. Charles North High School for the 21st annual Kick-A-Thon fundr ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 6:50 am
  • Batavia residents weigh in on school district referendum

    BATAVIA – A proposed plan to fund improvements to the athletic fields at Batavia High School, along with other districtwide capital projects as part o ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Waubonsee Voices: Inspiring students to become effective learners

    Student life today can be a challenge. Many students, whether traditional or those returning to college seeking new skills, face the same struggles. T ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:03 pm
  • Homework Wars? Tips from Faith Christian Academy

    Where there’s school, there’s homework….and sometimes grumbling students.  However, with strategic planning based on your student’s personality, homew ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • 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
  • 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
  • Rotolo 7th-grade student invited to perform in Europe next summer

    BATAVIA – Rotolo Middle School seventh-grade student Pono Casey has a chance to take his music to a bigger audience next year.
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 10:11 pm
  • St. Charles North goes west: Homecoming event is only parade with opposite route on Main Street

    ST. CHARLES – The incline toward the end of the St. Charles North homecoming parade on Friday did not bother Kempton Swartwood, but the cold did.
    Oct. 4, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • KEA officials look to future in Kaneland

    With a new salary schedule in place for the current school year, leaders in the organization that represents teachers in the Kaneland school district ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Kaneland job ‘could be a destination’

    SUGAR GROVE – Kaneland School District 302 need not be a stepping stone for its next superintendent, according to an official from BPW and Associates, ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 7:48 am
  • D-302 online survey seeks input on Kaneland superintendent search

    MAPLE PARK – Those interested in providing input in the search for the next Kaneland superintendent are invited to take an online survey at the Distri ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • 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
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