The Cook Memorial Public Library District is offering plenty of fun things for your children to do over winter break and into next year.
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December 13 was an Early Release Day, which provided an opportunity for teachers and instructional assistants to meet, collaborate and discuss methods and programs to improve student academic achievement. The tightly structured school day presents a challenge for teachers to plan together on a regular basis. Creating more common planning time, Early Release Days are… Continue Reading Teachers Have Opportunity for Collaboration on Early Release Day
District Superintendent Nick Brown provided an update on the kindergarten school at the Sullivan Center. He said that the project is now in the design development phase. More information will be brought to the Board at the January 22 meeting. He said the presentation to the Village of Vernon Hills went smoothly. There is initial… Continue Reading Highlights of the December 11 Board of Education Meeting
Sixth-grade students in Ms. Klein’s music class at Middle School South learned to play African Djembe drums. They created drum rhythms for each of their names and composed a piece made up of the rhythms of their names.
A Regular Session of the Board of Education will take place on Monday, December 11, at 7 p.m. at the District Office, 841 West End Court in Vernon Hills.
Elizabeth Hennessy from Raymond James provided an overview on the District’s outstanding debt. Two of the four bonds are callable in January of 2019. This includes $15,645,000 for the 2009A Series and $2,905,000 for the 2009B Series. By refunding the Series 2009A bonds, the total savings could be $1,604,250 or net present value savings of… Continue Reading Highlights of the Nov. 27 Board of Education Meeting
Hawthorn School District 73 is experiencing intermittent phone interruptions. Technology staff members are working to correct the problem.
As you know, Hawthorn District 73 schedules drills throughout the year to ensure our schools are prepared for emergencies and other events. This morning a drill took place at Townline Elementary and the School of Dual Language. While a parent posted on Facebook that this was an actual lockdown, this was only a drill. While… Continue Reading Clarification About Today’s Drill
A Regular Session of the D73 Board of Education will take place at 7 p.m. on Monday, November 27. Please click here for the agenda. A closed Committee of the Whole session will also take place. The sessions will take place at the District Office, 841 West End Court in Vernon Hills.
The Illinois Youth Dance Theatre presents the Nutcracker at the Lake Zurich Performing Arts Center. You can also greet Clara and other cast members at a special VIP party on Saturday, December 9.
- Teachers Have Opportunity for Collaboration on Early Release DayDecember 14, 2017 - 9:50 am
- Highlights of the December 11 Board of Education MeetingDecember 14, 2017 - 9:12 am
- Students Listen to the Beat of a Different DrumDecember 13, 2017 - 8:13 am
- The Next Board of Education Meeting is December 11December 7, 2017 - 10:08 am
- Highlights of the Nov. 27 Board of Education MeetingNovember 30, 2017 - 11:36 am