Illinois schools http://northernpublicradio.org en Belts Getting Tighter For Illinois Schools http://northernpublicradio.org/post/belts-getting-tighter-illinois-schools <p></p><p>The Illinois State Board of Education is warning school districts to prepare to make due with less next fiscal year.</p><p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 21:26:27 +0000 Susan Stephens 37808 at http://northernpublicradio.org Belts Getting Tighter For Illinois Schools School Referendum Results Mixed http://northernpublicradio.org/post/school-referendum-results-mixed <p></p><p>Voters in several northern Illinois counties were asked to approve sales-tax hikes on Tuesday. The ballot initiatives aimed to bring in more revenue for school districts in need of facility upgrades. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 06:47:04 +0000 Mike Moen 28112 at http://northernpublicradio.org School Referendum Results Mixed School District Consolidation http://northernpublicradio.org/post/school-district-consolidation <p>Some northern Illinois school districts are part of voluntary downsizing efforts identified in a commission&#39;s report that was issued this week.&nbsp; Fri, 20 Apr 2012 12:09:19 +0000 Mike Moen 10403 at http://northernpublicradio.org School District Consolidation