| Jul 13, 2014
| 3:49 PM
The Niles Park Ridge District 64 Board of Education has selected Robert Johnson, a senior vice president at Northern Trust in Chicago, to fill the seat left vacant by former board secretary Terry Cameron.
Johnson, who told the board he prefers to be...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:40 PM
All students in kindergarten through eighth grade will get iPads or Chromebooks paid for by Niles Park Ridge District 64, relieving the financial burden a computer initiative originally had placed on some families.
The school board in July approved...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Architects hired by North Shore School District 112 to study going from 12 schools to eight or six say they're making progress on what they've found to be an exceedingly complex task.
For those wondering which schools could be closed – the part...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 3:38 PM
On the bright side, District 113 seniors and sophomores are reporting doing less cigarette smoking and using alcohol less compared to two years ago, according to new data from the Illinois Youth Survey.
But the survey also shows a significant number...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 3, 2014
Two students from Lyons Township High School earned the highest score possible on their ACT college admission and placement exams, school officials announced recently.
Stephanie Lin, 17, of Burr Ridge, and Madeline Bernstein, 18, of La Grange, both...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 1:06 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Students at Huntington Middle School got a star-studded introduction to their new state-of-the-art fitness center Friday.
Gov. Terry McAuliffe, first lady Dorothy McAuliffe, fitness advocate Jake "Body by Jake" Steinfeld and AOL CEO...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:43 PM
The hotel elevator doors opened and Yiwei Huang stepped out, ready for his college orientation.
He held his mother's hand as he approached the registration table.
He pored over the rows of name tags, each belonging to a future classmate, until he...
| Sep 15, 2014
Poquoson students' Standards of Learning pass rates were better than the statewide averages for the most part. However, students taking the SOL for eighth grade mathematics did not have pass rates as high as the statewide average.
"Middle school math is...
| Sep 15, 2014
YORK COUNTY— As parents and staff meet York County's new superintendent they are saying he is a go-getter and forward thinker.
Victor Shandor, who is moving from Fulton County, Ga., to York County in November and starts on Nov. 3, visited all 19...