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She comes from Freeport, IL, where she has been a principal.
The board received 18 applications to fill the open position.
The largest number of Lake Forest High School grads are heading downstate to U of I.
Jean Sophie will come by your house if you want to gather a group of friends and neighbors together.
Students will have the option to spend 90 minutes in Mandarin immersion, or in social studies or science programs.
Superintendent Jean Sophie's contract was extended for five years along with a 10 percent raise.
The U.S. News and World Report list came out this week.
LFHS ranked as the 46th most challenging in Illinois.
A second meet-and-greet session will be held in May.
Cyberbullying in Illinois and bomb threats in California prompt phone app maker to put up digital barriers around high schools and middle schools.
When the regular chef got injured, Nabor Vasquez offered to step in.
One asks that Mandarin immersion be reconsidered for incoming kindergarteners, the other that the board remove the magnet option for Cherokee School.
Yik Yak, which lets users post anonymous text messages to anyone within a certain radius, was disabled in Chicago after high schools, including Lake Forest and New Trier, warned parents to t
Yik Yak lets users send anonymous text messages to others in the vicinity. It's being used to verbally abuse students and staff in at least one area school.
The boards of education are holding public meetings on the long-term mission and vision for the schools.
The teachers’ union could not agree on the option they wanted to approve, so the board will not be able to approve a new schedule for the coming school year.
There are four different models for block scheduling being considered.