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  • Woodstock District 200 to open registration for 2017-18 preschool program

    WOODSTOCK – Woodstock School District 200 will start accepting applications Friday for its 2017-18 preschool program.
    Jan. 16, 2017 - 2:11 am
  • Illinois schools boost recruitment for substitute teachers

    CHATHAM – Faced with a shortage of substitute teachers, school districts in Illinois are increasing their recruitment efforts and getting a boost from ...
    Jan. 14, 2017 - 11:42 pm
  • McHenry County College Literacy Program helps volunteers help others

    Life can be extremely difficult for those who don’t have basic skills in reading, math or English. ...
    Jan. 13, 2017 - 11:06 am
  • District 300 students perform world premiere of song in Carpentersville

    CARPENTERSVILLE – Community Unit School District 300 music teacher Michael Kasper said he wanted his students to create something so memorable and uni ...
    Jan. 12, 2017 - 12:56 am
  • McHenry County College announces first graduates of paralegal degree program

    CRYSTAL LAKE – McHenry County College is announcing its first graduating class from the Paralegal Studies program, which began in spring 2015.
    Jan. 9, 2017 - 12:08 pm
  • LPN Bridge Programs – Opening Doors for Working Nurses

    If you’re a licensed practical nurse (LPN) looking to become a registered nurse (RN), an LPN bridge program is an efficient pathway to better opportun ...
    Jan. 3, 2017 - 2:55 pm
  • Crystal Lake Elementary District 47's dual-language information meetings set

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Parents who have incoming kindergarten students for the 2017-18 school year are invited to attend informational meetings on Crystal Lak ...
    Dec. 28, 2016 - 12:22 am
  • #District300Reads encourages students to read during winter break

    ALGONQUIN – Community Unit School District 300 students who share photos of themselves reading during winter break can win a Barnes and Noble gift car ...
    Dec. 24, 2016 - 10:12 pm
  • Richmond-Burton, Nippersink school districts select new superintendent

    RICHMOND – Richmond-Burton Community High School District 157 and Nippersink School District 2 announced that the school boards have selected a new su ...
    Dec. 23, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Woodstock school consolidation talk draws financial, social concerns

    WOODSTOCK – Community members and District 200 parents gathered Tuesday to discuss the possibility of consolidating Woodstock District 200 schools in ...
    Dec. 21, 2016 - 12:11 am
  • Harvard School District 50 picks Crystal Lake school administrator as superintendent

    HARVARD – Crystal Lake-based Community High School District 155 Assistant Superintendent Corey Tafoya has been chosen as the next superintendent for H ...
    Dec. 20, 2016 - 12:14 am
  • Crystal Lake, Cary-Grove students selected for state theater production

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Four Community High School District 155 students and a teacher were selected to be part of the 2017 All-State musical “Sweeney Todd.”
    Dec. 19, 2016 - 1:21 am
  • North Elementary School in Crystal Lake serves 64 families through Help a Husky program

    CRYSTAL LAKE – Sixty-four families were served this year through North Elementary School’s Help a Husky program, named after the Crystal Lake school’s ...
    Dec. 17, 2016 - 11:44 pm
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