Richmond-Burton High School District 157
Kristine Porreca, a Richmond-Burton High School mom, brought her therapy dog Archie to the school on Monday, helping students grieve the loss of a classmate last week.
A Richmond-area boy died Wednesday after he was found unresponsive; authorities say a woman has been charged in connection to that investigation.
Disparities in absenteeism appear in most McHenry County school districts when the data are broken down by race and in comparing students with disabilities.
Ryan Carlson, who has resigned from his teaching job, was cleared a second time of criminal charges involving an interaction with a student.
A lawsuit filed Aug. 7 against Richmond-Burton High School District 157, a woman claims she was not rehired as COVID-19 restrictions changed as she was pregnant.
A McHenry County judge Monday agreed with defense attorneys in finding a Richmond-Burton High School teacher and cross-country coach was not guilty of a crime when he touched a student’s shirt as he commented on her “groutfit.”
Katie Murphy has been working to bring new, nationally recognized biomedical pathway classes to Richmond-Burton High School.
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.
Richmond-Burton High School District 157 Board President Tracey Highley resigned from the board this week, citing a move out of the district.
Question: Why are you running for office? Answer: I believe the proper education of our kids is the most important thing a community does to create a better future. Read Jennifer Read's full election questionnaire here.
Almost 20% of McHenry County is without power as of early Thursday morning
With McHenry County under an ice storm warning from 6 a.m. Wednesday through Thursday morning, a number of area schools have been cancelled.
McHenry County residents deal with another round of snow on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023, after a winter storm moved through McHenry County creating hazardous driving conditions.
All McHenry County schools not already on winter break have closed or will dismiss early on Thursday due to the impending snow.
More than a hundred candidates across 19 school districts have filed to run for school board in the past week across McHenry County, meaning a dozen districts can expect to see competitive races heading into April.