School funding in IL has a due date tomorrow, and it still seems to be in limbo at the center of mostly bipartisan politics and games.
Let summer be summer, and don’t start school too early to cut it short, writes a columnist in Naperville, IL.
Payments from the state to IL schools are in jeopardy unless the governor and General Assembly can, somehow, pass a bill.
School funding is held up in IL, despite approval of a state budget this month, over disagreements between the governor and lawmakers.
School funding in IL is still threatened, owing to an amendatory veto power Gov Bruce Rauner may have. Lawmakers may have a special session.
IL lawmakers passed a budget, after a 2-yr impasse and unknown fallout in schools and universities, so the recovery will begin.
Lunch options for Chicago schoolkids this summer got a boost with the district’s LunchStop program, providing access to nutritious meals.
The manager of standardized tests used extensively in IL and Md. dissolved as of today. The tests will continue for now.
The year wrapped up for seniors yesterday at one of the Chicago area’s biggest and best high schools. We once again salute seniors.
A pair of celebrity DJs crashed a prom Saturday, to the surprise of students, before heading across the street for their own show.