| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:58 AM
The Hinsdale High School District 86 Board of Education will hold a press conference at 10 a.m. Monday to update the media on the status of negotiations for a new contract for its teachers.
Members of the Hinsdale High School Teachers Association and...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Hinsdale High School District 86 is taking another step toward preparing for a strike.
The district has posted a notice and application on its website that it is hiring substitute teachers to work in the event of a strike.
Meanwhile, supporters of the...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:51 AM
An advisory learning committee that includes parents has been created at Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills School District 181.
Superintendent Don White put together the 26-member committee to provide feedback and input into areas that have been controversial...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:10 PM
The teachers' union in Hinsdale Township High School District 86 is accusing the school board of dragging its heels in contract negotiations as the two remain far apart on salary increases.
Mike Palmquist, a spokesman for the Hinsdale High School...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Officials at New Trier High School confirmed Wednesday that two students were recently diagnosed with whooping cough, but said the number of cases is typical for this time of year.
As required by the Cook County Department of Public Health, parents were...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Hinsdale Central High School has a new football coach.
He is Dan Hartman, 30, a teacher and football coach for the past three years at Evergreen Park High School.
Hartman, who also will teach social studies at Hinsdale Central, was hired in a...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:54 PM
The earliest teachers in Hinsdale Township High School could legally call a strike is Oct. 7, although teachers have vowed that if they call for a walk-out it will not be before homecoming, which is scheduled for Oct. 11.
At a press conference Monday,...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 2:23 PM
The number of students needing special education due to emotional disabilities is trending up, which in turn is putting the squeeze on school budgets, said officials at New Trier High School.
At the same time, the number of overall students needing...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:24 PM
River Forest Elementary School District 90 has hired a new principal for Willard Elementary School.
Diane Wood, who is principal of North Barrington Elementary School, is scheduled to start at Willard July 15, District 90 announced in a news release....
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Teachers in Hinsdale Township High School District 86 could strike for the first time in the district's history if they cannot reach agreement on a four-year contract.
The teachers and board negotiators are slated to meet Thursday for a negotiation...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Enrollment in Hinsdale-Clarendon Hills School District 181's Summer Learning Program reached more than 500 for the second year in a row, according to district officials.
In all, 575 students in kindergarten through seventh grade registered for the...