Illinois Board of Education

4:58 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

Report: More Than Half Of Illinois Public School Students Are Low-Income

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New statistics released by the Illinois State Board of Education show that more than half of Illinois' public school students are low-income.

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6:23 am
Tue February 11, 2014

'Act Of God' Provision Available For Schools With Lots Of Snow Days

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Illinois school districts might be forced to use a state exemption to help deal with all the snow days that are piling up.

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6:27 am
Mon July 15, 2013

State Now In Control Of Reduction Plan For Regional Superintendents

Efforts continue to reduce the number of regional school superintendents in Illinois.  A 2012 law asked local officials in certain areas to approve consolidation plans that fit their needs. But a key deadline was missed in the process.

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