St. George Community Consolidated School District 258 has $3,120,000 in debt, which is $2,651 per household in the district, according to Illinois State Board of Education 2016 financial reports obtained by the Kankakee Times.
Democratic state lawmakers showed their true colors in May when they demanded an investigation into an article about apparently doomed school funding reform legislation, a radio show co-host said recently.
Two Kankakee Community College (KCC) students who recently earned their associate's degrees in medical laboratory technology have also been honored by the American Society for Clinical Pathology, according to a press release.
Elementary school students in the 79th District have been invited to take part in Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst’s (R-Kankakee) "Summer Reading Club," which challenges them to read eight books over the summer.
Two Kankakee Community College (KCC) students recently received full scholarships to Governors State University (GSU) through KCC's dual degree program with the university, according to a press release.
Olivet Nazarene University student volunteers recently won the Inspire Award from Presence St. Mary’s Hospital, which honors those who embody the hospital’s values of honesty, oneness, people and excellence.
Middle school students who wants to be crime busters, legal eagles or welding wunderkinds can take their first steps at Kankakee Community College (KCC) this summer with hands-on training at its Riverfront Campus, according to a press release.
Sen. Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill) is demanding a state investigation after the Kankakee Times reported on the anticipated district-by-district financial impact of his Senate Bill 1, which promises to change the state's formula for dispensing money to public schools.
Boys and girls going into first through sixth grade can learn teamwork and skill development at a free football camp on June 21 at Olivet Nazarene University (ONU), according to the school's athletic website.