Former football player at E. St. Louis HS: coach & district were negligent in 2008, causing him to suffer permanent brain damage.
Several small districts around St Louis are part of a feasibility study that will look at possible benefits and drawbacks of consolidation.
Teachers in Plainfield, IL, voted to allow a strike, as contract talks reached an impasse last month in the state’s 5th-largest district.
Sen. Durbin visited a Southern IL school Tuesday, telling residents he would work to allow families stay who want to stay.
At Lincoln-Way in New Lenox and Frankfort, IL, district officials kept a disparaging financial prediction out of the public eye for too long.
A student was carrying a gun inside Naperville Central H.S., and nearby schools were locked down as police searched for a wanted man.
Bullying may get reported more often if the person reporting it to school officials can remain anonymous, Downers Grove South H.S. hopes.
Protests over the anthem continue across America, esp. after Pres. Trump denounced the practice, calling it un-American.
The US Ed. Dept. named 342 schools National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2017. Leaders react in IL, Md.; the schools will be honored in Nov.
Attorneys in school districts meet a critical need schools have: navigating complex laws and regulations. Small towns have it hard.