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Most McHenry County school districts have shut down or moved to remote learning because of Friday's winter storm
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Police officers across McHenry County took children shopping Sunday
The Crystal Lake Association of Support Staff union filed a complaint against District 47 with the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board for using a temp agency.
Disparities in absenteeism appear in most McHenry County school districts when the data are broken down by race and in comparing students with disabilities.
Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 will host a job fair Wednesday and Friday for paraprofessionals, bus drivers and substitute openings.
Crystal Lake School District 47 and the union representing its support staff are at odds over the district’s use of a temp agency to fill vacant paraprofessional positions.
School buses are transporting kids smoothly for the most part in McHenry County, officials said.
Wednesday marked the first day of school for many McHenry County children, including in Crystal Lake, Woodstock and McHenry.
The first day of school at West Elementary School in Crystal Lake on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2023, as students around McHenry County return to school after the summer.
Two districts are fully staffed and the rest of the 18 districts in McHenry county need between five to 20 drivers, McHenry County Regional Superintendent of Schools Diana Hartmann said.
The Crystal Lake Public Library and Crystal Lake Elementary School District 47 have signed an intergovernmental agreement that will allow students who live in the district but outside of the library’s boundaries limited access to library materials, programs and resources.
District 47 students that live out of Crystal Lake boundaries will be able to get Student Access Cards starting Aug. 1.
Leonetta Rizzi, Executive Director of the McHenry County Mental Health Board, earns award for efforts in addressing mental health needs in Crystal Lake District 47.
Husmann Elementary School is redecorating the main hallway and lobby with painted murals that transform the beige color palette to a kaleidoscope of colors.