Entries by Margaret Van Duch

Community Input Sought

You are invited to a very special Board meeting on Wednesday, October 19 to receive important information about our proposed Educational Facility Master Plan (EFMP). As you may know, the district is continuing to experience growth and this EFMP will provide a long-term solution for both our urgent facility needs now as well as planning […]

Getting Acquainted

A little more than 450 students will begin classes this week at Townline Elementary School. Many of those students stopped in with their parents to meet their teachers.

Missed the Residency Event?

If you missed the residency event, please stop in at the District Office,  841 West End Ct, Vernon Hills, to show proof of residency. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. To expedite the residency verification process, District 73 parents should bring copies of ALL documents, including a photo ID, and […]

Residency Verification Event

To expedite the residency verification process, District 73 parents should bring copies of ALL documents, including a photo ID, and the original required documents. Copies are required for each child who will attend a District 73 school in the fall. At least one parent/guardian from all District 73 families must prove residency each school year. […]

Kermés

Over 300 hundred people braved the rain to attend Dual Language’s recent annual cultural event known as the Kermés, a Latin-style carnival organized by teachers and parent volunteers. Almost three dozen families brought or prepared delicious food, middle schoolers helped run games other kid-friendly activities, and several staff members willingly took their chances in a […]

Science Olympiad a Success

Townline’s first Science Olympiad evening celebrated and honored its student participants who have worked so hard since early February to train for their events. Students were excited to show off what they learned about geology, biology, anatomy and other sciences.  

BOE Meeting on Architect Assessment

The Hawthorn Board of Education is conducting a Special Meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 31 to hear a report by its architect, DLR Group on the assessment of current school buildings. The meeting will take place in the gymnasium at Middle School South, 600 N. Aspen Dr., Vernon Hills. Following the architect’s presentation will […]