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Already sick of holiday advertisements? Try singing Christmas songs beginning in August. That’s when a select group of 19 Monticello High School students started rehearsals for the annual Madrigal Dinners, which are scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Dec. 10-12 in the high school auditorium.
The Bement school board was informed Nov. 11 of preliminary PARCC test results, heard a report on a revamped Veterans Day event, and even took part in a mock class as they were shown how Google Classroom is helping district instructors.
In an age when Marvel Comics rule the entertainment universe, it’s easy to recognize their characters as heroes.
But speakers at last week’s Veterans Day services had a drastically different definition.
Over half of the respondents to a recent Monticello school survey showed at least some support for the construction of a new high school.
Next week will feature several Veterans Day ceremonies throughout the county, from school assemblies to the 56th Annual Veterans Day celebration and parade on Nov. 11 sponsored by the Piatt County Council of the American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary.
The DeLand-Weldon School District’s board of education is looking to fill a vacancy on the board.
Monticello school teachers have traveled to several school districts over the past two years to learn from colleagues, but decided to accomplish the task from within during a “Model Classroom Day” at White Heath Elementary School Oct. 28.
A Monticello couple pled guilty to theft in Piatt County Court on Monday and have been ordered to pay back $5,619.19 they stole from the Monticello Parent Teacher Organization (PTO).
Residents of the Monticello school district are weighing in on the possibility of facility upgrade options as the school board inches closer to a decision on a possible March 2016 referendum question.
The Bement village board heard updates on the wastewater study results and the Safe Routes to School project, as well as a Verizon proposal to attach an antennae on the water tower at its monthly board meeting Tuesday, Oct. 13.