Illinois schools

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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Message from State Board of Education
4:26 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

Belts Getting Tighter For Illinois Schools

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The Illinois State Board of Education is warning school districts to prepare to make due with less next fiscal year.

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Elections
1:47 am
Wed April 10, 2013

School Referendum Results Mixed

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.

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Education
7:09 am
Fri April 20, 2012

School District Consolidation

Some northern Illinois school districts are part of voluntary downsizing efforts identified in a commission's report that was issued this week. 

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