Category Archives: Schools

Taft seeks names of alumni killed in military action for memorial

by BRIAN NADIG The Taft High School Alumni Association is seeking the names of Taft graduates who died while fighting for the U.S. military. The names will be placed on a planned

Crowding concerns over freshman campus raised

by BRIAN NADIG A proposed south campus for freshmen at Taft High School could become overcrowded if the school’s Seventh and Eighth Grade Academic Center were also to be housed there, according

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