Category Archives: Schools

Norwood Park School group gives funds to Taft HS

by BRIAN NADIG A fund-raising foundation for Norwood Park School reportedly has donated $45,000 for future improvements at Taft High School, prompting concerns among some parents that those funds should be used

Taft HS receiving $45,000 donation from feeder school fundraising foundation

by BRIAN NADIG A fundraising foundation for Norwood Park School is donating $45,000 for future improvements at Taft High School, according to Taft administrators. The transferring of funds from the Norwood Park

Rauner signs funding formula bill at Ebinger

by KEVIN GROSS Governor Bruce Rauner signed a bill that would change how funding is distributed to school districts at a bill-signing ceremony held Thursday, Aug. 31, at Ebinger School, 7450 W.

Donation to Wildwood keeps teacher position

by BRIAN NADIG The Wildwood School Parent Teacher Association at its Aug. 14 meeting approved a $14,000 donation to the school to help address a budget shortfall that could have left a

Legislators discuss Senate veto override on funding formula

By AGNES CONNOLLY Some legislators offered statements regarding the Illinois Senate’s override of Governor Bruce Rauner’s amendatory veto of Senate Bill 1, a bill that would change how funding is distributed to

Hitch School to get bump-outs installed

by BRIAN NADIG A Cook County grant will be used to pay for the installation of two pedestrian bump-outs on Bryn Mawr Avenue in front of Hitch School. The concrete bump-outs, which