All posts tagged "Cheryl Krauspe"
School Board approves cost limitation waiver submission
KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted to submit a waiver for administrative cost limitation to the Illinois State Board of Education. The vote requests a “one-time, one-year waiver.” The matter is expected to go to the...
- Posted February 28, 2014
Community bowls against bullying
Photo: Leigh Ann Reusche (left to right), director of Kindness Campaign of Elburn, Renee Dee, founder/CEO of Peak for Kids, and Maria Dripps-Paulson goof around at the “Bowling Against Bullying” event on Saturday night. Photo by Lynn...
- Posted February 14, 2014
Kaneland considers middle school Spanish course
KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday listened to the possibility of incorporating Spanish in Harter Middle School next year. School Board member Peter Lopatin expressed his enthusiasm for the idea of having foreign language at the middle...
- Posted February 14, 2014
SB mulls hot lunch program
KANELAND—Hot meals will be whipped up and delivered via vans to Kaneland elementary schools if the Kaneland School Board gives the green light. The possibility of having a hot lunch program at the elementary school level was...
- Posted October 25, 2013
School Board discusses ACT scores
KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday received news regarding the Kaneland High School class of 2013’s ACT scores. This is the first year that the results showed comprehensive student data that incorporated students that received extra time...
- Posted August 31, 2013
National award winners in attendance at KSB meeting
by Stefanie Frazier KANELAND—Kaneland High School alums Nicholas Messina, Marshall Farthing and Stephen McCracken represented the Fox Valley Career Center during Monday’s Kaneland School Board meeting and presented information about the computer science program they did at...
- Posted August 2, 2013
Districts give school board members heartfelt thanks
KANELAND—Nov. 15, 2012, has been designated as School Board Members Day in Illinois, and Kaneland School District 302 is joining other districts across the state to thank these community volunteers for their commitment and contributions to our...
- Posted November 15, 2012
School Board, Elburn approve Intergovernmental Agreement
KANELAND—Kaneland School Board members on Monday voted 7-0 to approve an Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with the village of Elburn.
- Posted July 5, 2012
Board approves Kindergarten extension program
KANELAND—School Board members on April 30 voted 7-0 to approve a Kindergarten extension program.
- Posted May 11, 2012
Cooking at Kaneland
The Cooking For Kids event was held Saturday at Kaneland High School in Maple Park. Food from professional and amateur chefs was provided, and the public voted on the best appetizer, entree and dessert.
- Posted April 27, 2012
Kaneland approves teacher contract
KANELAND—Kaneland School Board members on Monday voted 7-0 to approve a 2012-2015 Collective Bargaining Agreement with the Kaneland Education Association (KEA).
- Posted March 15, 2012
Kaneland works on more budget cuts
Kaneland—Kaneland School Board members on Monday discussed the development of a budget for the 2013 fiscal year, which is intended to reduce expenditures as a means to compensate for a reduction in revenue.
- Posted January 13, 2012
Sugar Grove won’t renew IGA with Kaneland
KANELAND—The Kaneland School District in December 2010 reached an 11th-hour deal with the village of Sugar Grove to enter into a one-year Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) requiring village developers to pay 60 percent of the capital-impact and transition...
- Posted November 18, 2011
WWII vet to speak, sign books at T&C Library
ELBURN—Wayne White left his hometown of Tennessee, Ill., in 1943, to go overseas and fly bombing missions as a B24 photographer for the 454th Bombardment Group, U.S. 15th Air Force during World War II.
- Posted November 13, 2011
KHS implements standard concussion policy
KANELAND—Kaneland High School will implement a student athlete injury policy for concussions.
- Posted October 28, 2011
School Board extends Schuler’s contract
KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 to approve an extension of Superintendent Jeff Schuler's contract through 2016.
- Posted September 17, 2011
Another step forward
Review Board rules proposed TIF district satisfies requirements SUGAR GROVE—The second Joint Review Board meeting to discuss the village's Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district proposal was held Monday at Village Hall.
- Posted July 29, 2011
D-302 balks at proposed tax district
Sugar Grove holds first meeting to discuss proposed economic development plan SUGAR GROVE—Sugar Grove's Joint Review Committee, created in conjunction with the village's Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district proposal, held its first meeting at Village Hall on Monday.
- Posted July 15, 2011
School Board sets schedule, seats new members
KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve the 2011-12 School Board meeting schedule.
- Posted April 30, 2011
Kaneland finalizes budget reduction
KANELAND—After nearly three months of financial projections, targeted cost centers and budget analysis, the Kaneland School District on Monday presented the School Board with its finalized cost reduction plan for the 2012 fiscal school year.
- Posted March 18, 2011
Board member, public uneasy with LRC position cuts
KANELAND—Kaneland School Board discussions regarding the district's budget reduction plan for the 2012 fiscal year have typically been about financial projections and cost centers since the plan went into motion last December.
- Posted March 4, 2011
Kaneland presents initial budget reduction plan
KANELAND—The Kaneland School District on Monday presented the School Board with an initial cost reduction plan that will seek to cut $1 million in expenditures for the 2012 fiscal year.
- Posted February 18, 2011
District 302 seeks committed candidates
KANELANDâ€”Prospective candidates for the Kaneland School Board should know that if elected, they face a significant responsibility, Board President Cheryl Krauspe said.
- Posted October 31, 2010
District names new-schedule impact areas
KANELANDâ€”Kaneland School Districtâ€™s director of educational services Erika Schlichter presented the School Board a report Tuesday naming specific areas that the planned high-school schedule change from four-block to eight-period days next year will impact.
- Posted October 15, 2010
School Board names Kaneland mom, volunteer as newest member
KANELANDâ€”The Kaneland School Board on Tuesday announced the appointment of Teresa Witt to the board.
- Posted October 10, 2010
Krauspe elected as school board president
KANELANDâ€”The Kaneland School Board on Monday unanimously elected Board Secretary Cheryl Krauspe as the new board president.
- Posted May 28, 2010
School Board votes against a school fee increase
KANELANDâ€”The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 5-2 to keep school fees at their current rate.
- Posted April 16, 2010
Putting names to the numbers
Kanelandâ€”For the first time, individual teacher's names are part of the record, with the reality hitting home for everyone involved.
- Posted March 26, 2010
Kaneland receives IEPA grant
Kanelandâ€”The Kaneland School District received a grant from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) for $190,427. The grant, the Illinois Clean Diesel Grant Program, is funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
- Posted March 9, 2010
Survey finds high percent of A’s and B’s at high school
KANELANDâ€”In a recent study, school administrators found that nearly 50 percent of the students at Kaneland High School have an A grade-point average.
- Posted January 15, 2010
D-302 asks teachers to return to table
KANELANDâ€”The Kaneland School District, faced with a $3 million projected deficit in next year's budget, asked Kaneland teachers to renegotiate their contract ratified last year.
- Posted November 13, 2009
A big pile of problems
The cost of dealing with the mountain of dirt at Kaneland High School is turning out to be more than the School Board bargained for.
- Posted August 27, 2009