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  • Schaumburg recycling event set for April 19 Apr 16, 2014 12:00 PM
    To celebrate Earth Day, the village of Schaumburg Environmental Committee, Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 and Schaumburg Township District Library are co-hosting their annual recycling event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 19 at the District 54 administration office, 524 E. Schaumburg Road in Schaumburg. There is no cost to participate.

     
  • From the superintendent: Dist. 54 follows fiscal plan Apr 15, 2014 3:00 PM
    In sports, it is called a game plan. The construction industry uses a blueprint. Business refers to it as a strategic plan. In School District 54, our Mission, Vision, Commitments and Goals outline the action plan we follow.

     
  • District 54 Foundation hosts 13th annual Mardi Gras event Apr 14, 2014 3:16 PM
    The Schaumburg Township Elementary School Foundation hosted its signature Mardi Gras benefit on Friday, Feb 28, at The Stonegate Conference Centre.

     
  • District 54 students honored in PTA Reflections program Apr 11, 2014 11:49 AM
    District 54 students Pamela Ivanova and Ashleigh Felde qualified for the national level in Reflections, a PTA writing and fine arts competition.

     
  • Dist. 54 improving buildings, language programs Apr 4, 2014 5:30 AM
    Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 board members Thursday approved $3.6 million in summer renovations and heard how the soundness of their language programs will be similarly improved this fall.

     
  • District 54 co-hosts recycling event April 19 Mar 24, 2014 1:44 PM
    School District 54, the Village of Schaumburg and the Schaumburg Township District Library will host a free recycling event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 19, at the District 54 Office, 524 E. Schaumburg Road, in Schaumburg.

     
  • Dist. 54 hires builders for Early Childhood Center Mar 21, 2014 10:02 AM
    With the first wave of construction contracts approved Thursday, work will begin next week on the conversion of Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54’s Rauch Center for Instruction and Technology into a new Early Childhood Center, and the expansion of the administration building next door.

     
  • Dist. 54, Schaumburg parks multicultural fair April 5 Mar 17, 2014 4:12 PM
    Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 and the Schaumburg Park District will present a multicultural fair from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 5 at the Community Recreation Center, 505 N. Springinsguth Road in Schaumburg. The event’s theme is A Garden of Diversity — Celebrating Our Community’s Cultures.

     
  • Dist. 54 seeks community members for committee Mar 14, 2014 12:52 PM
    School District 54 is looking for community members, who would be interested in serving on its District Citizens’ Advisory Committee (DCAC) or its Advisory Council for District Initiatives (ACDI) beginning in the fall of 2014.

     
  • Schaumburg OKs Dist. 54 Early Childhood Center Mar 14, 2014 5:30 AM
    With village of Schaumburg giving its approval this week, Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 expects to start work next week converting its Rauch Center for Instruction and Technology into a new Early Childhood Center and expanding the administration building next door. The $19.5 million project will rely entirely upon existing reserves and be completed by the time early childhood classes begin in August, officials say.

     
  • Schaumburg High School choir festival Thursday Mar 11, 2014 5:23 PM
    The Schaumburg High School Choir is presenting a choir festival at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 13, in the Weimer Auditorium for Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 and Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54.

     
  • Top teacher: Sonia Esquivel combines dual language learning with adventures in rocketry Mar 10, 2014 12:01 AM
    Even while helping third- and fourth-graders at MacArthur International Spanish Academy in Hoffman Estates master both English and Spanish, Sonia Esquivel is awakening in them a lifelong appreciation for science, math and technology. “In so many ways, she’s exceptional,” Principal Danette Meyers said.

     
  • District 54 could eliminate 76 positions Mar 7, 2014 1:48 PM
    Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 school board members Thursday discussed a recommended plan to eliminate 27 teaching positions and 49 support staff positions next school year due to projections of declining enrollment. The job reductions are expected to be mitigated to some extent by simultaneous retirements and resignations this summer, resulting in the vacating of 39.5 full-time teaching positions. A total of 42 district employees have announced their retirements at the end of the school year.

     
  • DuRoss must leave Schaumburg Dist. 54 Mar 7, 2014 6:27 AM
    Letter to the editor: Roger Buelow of Schaumburg says Andrew DuRoss must either resign or be dismissed by the District 54 board after his DUI charge in Naperville on Feb. 1.

     
  • Dist. 54 reprimands DuRoss, will renegotiate contract Mar 7, 2014 2:15 PM
    Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 board members Thursday issued a letter of reprimand to Superintendent Andy DuRoss and called for his five-year contract to be renegotiated two days after he pleaded guilty to a charge of reckless driving. “The entirety of what occurred on that evening evidences poor decision making that calls into question your ability to lead this District effectively,” the letter reads.

     
  • District 54 superintendent pleads guilty to reckless driving Mar 4, 2014 6:39 PM
    Saying he hopes to move on from his arrest last month on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol, Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 Superintendent Andy DuRoss pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of reckless driving.

     
  • Dist. 54 submits federally required improvement plan Feb 22, 2014 5:34 PM
    Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 recently approved its District Improvement Plan for the year, required by its not meeting Adequate Yearly Progress by the standards of the federal No Child Left Behind Act for two years in a row. No Child Left Behind, year by year, requires an increasing percentage of a school district’s students to be meeting federal standards in reading and math. In 2013, the required percentage of test takers meeting standards was 92.5 percent. In District 54, the totals meeting standards were 77 percent for reading and 80.9 percent for math.

     
  • Residents call for Dist. 54 chief's firing after DUI charge Feb 21, 2014 9:25 AM
    Two residents of Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 called for the resignation or firing of Superintendent Andy DuRoss at Thursday's school board meeting, in the wake of DUI charges filed against him Feb. 1. But board members asked for the public's patience with the justice system, as well as time for their own resolution. “We were disappointed and upset when Mr. DuRoss notified us of these charges,” board President Bill Harper said.

     
  • Dist. 211 hosts math, science conference for 5th-, 6th-grade girls Feb 19, 2014 3:45 PM
    Palatine-Schaumburg High School District 211 strives to introduce all of its students to various fields of study, and with an annual event, fifth and sixth grade girls get to explore mathematics, science, and engineering before they enter high school.The fourth annual GEMS (Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science) conference was held at Conant High School on Feb. 8, and area students participated in hands-on activities that focused on engineering, science, and math presented entirely by women.

     
  • Dist. 54 superintendent charged with DUI Feb 19, 2014 11:56 AM
    Schaumburg Township Elementary District 54 Superintendent Andy DuRoss was charged with two counts of driving under the influence of alcohol after his arrest in Naperville earlier this month. DuRoss said he immediately shared information about his Feb. 1 arrest with District 54's board of education. “I made a mistake,” he said. “I took full responsibility. It's not who I am or representative of my character as a person or an educator."

     
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