Schools Stories from June 20, 2020
U-46 educators say social justice, racial equity begins in schoolsJun 22, 2020 10:17 AM - Education is "the civil rights issue of our generation," Elgin High School Principal Krystal Thomas said, quoting former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. "And if you care about promoting opportunity and reducing inequity, the classroom is a great place to start," she added.
St. Charles North class president: 'What's more important is the journey'Jun 21, 2020 2:15 AM - Many of the key events for St. Charles North seniors never came to fruition due to the COVID-19 crisis. But Class President Rebekah Phaiboun, who was in charge of planning the festivities, says she still felt honored to celebrate virtually and lead her peers through the chaotic and uncertain times.
U-46 to begin summer conditioning camps MondayJun 20, 2020 5:25 PM - Elgin Area School District U-46 will begin in-person summer conditioning camps for students starting Monday at its five high schools -- Bartlett, Elgin, Larkin, South Elgin, and Streamwood.
Northwest suburbs Male Athlete of the Year: Hersey's Josh MethnerJun 20, 2020 11:37 AM - Josh Methner of Hersey is the Daily Herald's 2019-20 Male Athlete of the Year for the Northwest suburbs. Cook County male athlete of the year Josh Methner of Hersey broke a 47-year-old record last fall when he won the state cross country championship. He will be running next year at Notre Dame.
Show 1-4 of 4