Sycamore School District 427 news, education news for Sycamore Illinois District 427 readers
Sycamore School District 427 officials proposed changes to a handful of student fees for the next school year, which could go into effect pending a School Board vote expected in April.
Two Sycamore High School students were recently selected to participate in the upcoming American Choral Directors Association’s (ACDA) National Honors Choir’s biennial conference.
Question: Should schools in your district adopt and teach sex education according to the National Sex Education Standards? Answer: I do believe in teaching reproduction according to biology to older students. But I primarily believe this teaching should be the parents domain.
Question: Why are you running for office? Answer: I am running because I would like to help ensure that Sycamore continues to be a School District that provides the best possible education to its students. Read Alexander Grados' election questionnaire here.
Sycamore Middle School named its Students of the Month for January.
Elementary school boundary changes are officially a go and will be in effect coming this fall for Sycamore School District 427 parents and students.
All Sycamore District 427 elementary school students including, rising fifth graders, would need to switch schools this fall if boundaries change, confirmed Superintendent Steve Wilder this week as an expected Feb. 28 school board vote looms.
Sycamore High School will welcome a familiar face into its principal role starting in July, after a Tuesday District 427 school board vote approved Brian Swanson, the school’s assistant principal, for the role.
Finalized Sycamore School District 427 elementary school boundary proposal would affect students at North Grove, Southeast, South Prairie and West elementary schools. School board expected to discuss it Tuesday, and hold a final vote Feb. 28.
Sycamore Middle School recently announced its second quarter honor roll students for the 2022-2023 academic year.
An idea for a multimedia television experience for Sycamore High School students almost a decade ago has since turned into a multi-school experience for elementary, middle and high school students at Spartan TV.
Population growth on Sycamore’s north side has lead to what District 427 officials have described as uneven student growth among the district’s elementary schools. Some parents this week expressed concern over class size should boundaries change.
Energy was high at Northern Illinois University’s Convocation Center Friday, as dozens gathered in support of the DeKalb and Sycamore booster programs that raised $46,000 during the semiannual FNBO Challenge.
Sycamore High School went into a brief soft lockdown Wednesday for what district officials said was an isolated incident involving one student that required response from a school resource officer. No injuries were reported.
Sycamore Middle School has named its Students of the Month for December.