Rondout School District 72, Highland Park Township High School District 113 and Lake Forest Community High School District 115 spend the most per student in Lake County, according to the latest Illinois Schools Report Card.
An annual Illinois assessment of student, school and school district performance labels more than 77 percent of K-12 schools as exemplary or commendable, even though students' academic test results appear static and sub-par in many instances
A teacher from Daniel Webster Middle School in Waukegan was among scores of honorees from throughout Illinois who were recognized as tops in their fields – from health to dance to foreign language – during an annual awards luncheon held Tuesday in Normal.
Rondout SD 72 in Lake Forest receives $1,579 per student from the state to fund pensions for public school teachers and administrators – the most in Lake County, according to a Wirepoints analysis of Teacher Retirement System data.
Rondout SD 72 in Lake County receives $1,579 per student from the state to fund pensions for teachers and administrators, leading all other districts, according to a Wirepoints analysis of Teacher Retirement System data.
Four Republican senators made it clear to Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) officials how upset they were with the school funding holdup at Tuesday's Senate Education Committee hearing on the SB650 Mandate Waiver.
Rep. Sheri Jesiel (R-Winthrop Harbor) discussed school funding data and Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of education legislation during a House Appropriations Elementary & Secondary Education Committee hearing Monday.