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Rondout hosts recycling event
Daily Herald report
Sep 11, 2015 4:38 PM
Rondout Elementary School, 28593 N. Bradley Road, Lake Forest, will be the site of a community recycling event Saturday, Sept. 12, 9 a.m. to noon.
New critical-thinking state tests cause angst
By Madhu Krishnamurthy
Mar 4, 2015 4:57 AM
Nearly 1 million students in Illinois are taking a new standardized test starting this week. Some suburban educators fear the new test is too difficult, too subjective, takes too long and moves students away from real learning. They also say the state adopted the test without allowing enough prep time.
Trio of veteran school board members running again
By Russell Lissau
Jan 26, 2015 9:07 AM
Plenty of incumbents will be on the ballot in April's local elections -- but few have served as long as school board veterans Merv Roberts, Terry Moons and Marge Loizzo. The trio has more than a century of combined experience, with tenures date back to the 1970s and 1980s.
Rondout honors school board members past and present
Rondout District 72 submission
Jun 13, 2014 12:49 PM
The Rondout Elementary 72 school board and administration on May 27 held a board alumni dinner as part of its yearlong sesquicentennial (150th) celebration.
Rondout School celebrates milestone with time capsule
By Gilbert R. Boucher II
Jun 10, 2014 2:27 PM
Rondout Elementary School students watched Tuesday as a time capsule was buried on the last day of classes as part of the school's sesquicentennial celebration. Teachers and student watched the Rondout time capsule ceremony as the student historical department led the assembly to place items in the long, metal tube that would be used as the capsule celebrating the school's 150th anniversary.
Which school districts tax the most per student?
By Jake Griffin
Jan 22, 2014 5:35 AM
Property taxes collected to run public schools range from $30,381 per student in Rondout Elementary District 72 to $2,815 per student in East Aurora Unit District 131, with 90 other suburban school districts falling somewhere between. For schools at the bottom end of the ranking, the taxing disparity means more reliance on state and federal resources and more basic programs.
Rondout presentation on creating a digital culture
Daily Herald report
Jan 13, 2014 4:22 PM
Eric Salcedo, of the Illinois Attorney General's office, will present Creating a Digital Culture within Our Communities, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, in the multipurpose room at Rondout Elementary School, 28593 North Bradley Road.
The Daily Herald Editorial Board
Aug 24, 2013 5:00 AM
Tiny Rondout district to begin sesquicentennial activites
By Mick Zawislak
Aug 22, 2013 9:47 AM
Saturday's back-to-school picnic for Rondout Elementary School near Lake Forest will have a decidedly different feel, with the focus on the past rather than the future. "It's been a significant part of the community for a very, very long time," District 72 Superintendent Jenny Wojcik said of what has remained a single-school district since the Civil War era.
Wendy Litwitz: Candidate Profile
Feb 22, 2013 6:21 PM
Candidate information for Wendy Litwitz, running for Rondout District 72 School Board (4-year Terms)
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