Fox River Grove School District 3
Disparities in absenteeism appear in most McHenry County school districts when the data are broken down by race and in comparing students with disabilities.
Since becoming a music teacher at Algonquin Road Elementary School in Fox River Grove this year, Kathleen Choi has made it her mission to get as many instruments as possible into the hands of her students. And, so far, she’s done just that.
Fox River Grove School District 3 teachers will get a pay raise in the coming years after the district and its teachers union approved a new contract through the 2025-26 school year.
Voters went to the polls on Tuesday to elect school boards across McHenry County.
Nearly four dozen of the local races in McHenry County will be competitive on Tuesday, as voters head to the polls to decide who will lead their school boards, municipalities, libraries and parks.
Question: Do you believe the district needs to make any changes to improve DEI in your district? Answer: I think that there is room in the curriculum for the students to be exposed to more cultures and perspectives. Read Jonathan Meshes' questionnaire here.
Question: Would you propose any changes to the curriculum? If so, what? Answer: No. Our District has done a good job of challenging students with curriculum that is interesting and helps set them up for future success. Read Thomas Mollet's election questionnaire here.
Extensive power outages and downed power lines have led to school closures in McHenry County.
A list of those who are running for school board across McHenry County
Fox River Grove District 3 will have a new superintendent at the end of this school year.
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A new state law that takes effect this upcoming academic year regarding how Illinois schools handle sex education likely won’t mean sweeping changes regarding how the subject is taught in McHenry County classrooms, officials said.
With remote learning a familiar feeling after the pandemic, some school districts plan to hold classes virtually on days that would traditionally be used as a snow day
Most districts have vaccinated at least 75% of their staff members, they reported Monday after Pritzker’s deadline for staff vaccinations took effect
Some McHenry County area school officials said they hope the vaccine mandate will be one more step in ensuring students stay in in-person schooling this year.