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Summit Hill School D161 Board of Education: Contracts, late start and feasibility study among discussion

by Megan Schuller, Assistant Editor News, School

Summit Hill School District 161 Board of Education members voted to extended the contracts of its staff and administrators during its March 13 meeting. Included in that extension was Superintendent Barb Rains’ contract, which was...

Election 2019: Mokena D159 Referendum

by T.J. Kremer III, Editor News, Local Government, School

A proposed referendum would allow a .3 percent tax to remain as part of the overall tax levy. The tax was implemented by voters to help finance the construction of Mokena Junior High and is set to expire in 2020.

The...

Summit Hill D161 Board of Education: Transportation concerns down activity busses

by Megan Schuller, Assistant Editor News, School

Activity buses and after school academic assistance were hotly discussed at the Summit Hill School District 161 Board of Education meeting on Feb. 27. The topic was originally brought up by board member Joy Murphy at the Oct. 24, 2018...