Dixon Public Schools asks board if it should start its own therapeutic day program

Superintendent says goal should be to return outplaced students to Dixon

Board Vice President Rachel Cocar reviews material on her laptop prior to the start of the Dixon Public Schools board of education meeting on Wednesday, March 16, 2023.

How do we get these students transitioned back to our school?”

—  Superintendent Margo Empen
The opening slide of the Dixon Public Schools presentation for a therapeutic day school during the board of education meeting Wednesday, March 16, 2023.

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Was named editor for Saukvalley.com and the Gazette and Telegraph in 2021. An Illinois native, he has been a reporter or editor in daily newspapers since 1989.