All posts tagged "Jeff Schuler"
Board recognizes staff with 25 year of district service
KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday recognized and provided a gift to Kaneland High School teachers Doug Ecker and Kurt Green, and Blackberry Creek teacher Lynda McGowen, for their 25 years of service in the school district....
- Posted May 21, 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
Career center receives donation
The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 to approve the donation of a PS810 Picture Scanning System to the Fox Valley Career Center.
- Posted February 21, 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
Kaneland identifies early budget reduction targets
KANELAND—It's becoming clearer which areas the Kaneland School District will target in order to reduce its budget.
- Posted January 28, 2011
Board accepts donation
Kaneland—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 7-0 to approve a $1,000 donation to Harter Middle School and Kaneland High School made by the Dennis and Karen Goodenough Fund.
- Posted January 15, 2011
Kaneland budget cuts loom in 2012
District seeks to limit student impact; expects to cut staff positions KANELAND—The financial belt-tightening continues for the Kaneland School District. The School Board, at its meeting on Monday, discussed a budget reduction process for the 2012 fiscal year, which...
- Posted January 14, 2011
Sugar Grove Village Board re-approves IGA with Kaneland
SUGAR GROVE—The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday evening voted for the second time in two weeks to enter into an Intergovernmental Agreement with the Kaneland School District.
- Posted December 24, 2010
Kaneland School Board approves tax levy
KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday approved final calculations for the 2010 tax levy with a vote of 7-0, though feelings of dissatisfaction with the levy were voiced by Board member Deborah Grant and at least two...
- Posted December 17, 2010
Clock continues to tick
Kaneland reviews Intergovernmental Agreement as Jan. 1expiration approaches KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Tuesday reviewed its current Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA), which allows Kaneland to collect consistent land cash payments, capital-impact and transition fees from the nine municipalities within...
- Posted November 25, 2010
SG holds off on agreement with Kaneland
SUGAR GROVEâ€”The Sugar Grove Village Board on Tuesday delayed a vote that would renew the village's Intergovernmental Agreement (IGA) with the Kaneland School District.
- Posted November 19, 2010
Kaneland prepares for strategic plan renewal
Kanelandâ€”Kaneland Superintendent Dr. Jeff Schuler on Monday presented the School Board with a proposed timeline for the renewal of the District Strategic Plan, which will map out both short and long-term needs for the district.
- Posted November 12, 2010
KHS schedule change may be postponed
Officials consider waiting another year for 8-period days KANELANDâ€”Kaneland School District officials have set a plan in motion which, if carried out, will push the change to an eight-block schedule at Kaneland High School to the 2012-13 school...
- Posted October 29, 2010
MP mulls intergovernmental agreement
Discussion with Kaneland focused on handling growth MAPLE PARKâ€”A lot has changed in the six years since Kaneland School District and the municipalities in the district signed their first intergovernmental agreement (IGA). In 2004, growth was omnipresent; today,...
- Posted October 24, 2010
Students sound off on plan
Proposal for 8-period days has opposition KANELANDâ€”The average class period will be much shorter for Kaneland High School students under a more traditional schedule slated for 2011-12.
- Posted October 15, 2010
Golf outing raises funds for schools
Kaneland Foundation invites community members to event KANELANDâ€”Looking for a great excuse to hit the golf links before fall starts?
- Posted September 12, 2010
Tower to enhance fire-science program
KANELANDâ€”The Kaneland School Board has set aside land on the high schoolâ€™s campus for a new training tower for the Fox Valley Career Center (FVCC) fire-science program.
- Posted July 9, 2010
Tentative Kaneland budget has $2.5M shortfall
KANELANDâ€”The Kaneland School Board adopted a tentative 2010-11 District 302 operating budget on Monday that has a $2.5 million shortfall, despite drastic cost-cutting measures taken this spring.
- Posted July 2, 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
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
State: â€˜There is no moneyâ€™
KANELANDâ€”A meeting with State Representative Kay Hatcher (Dist. 50) on Monday confirmed what Kaneland School District officials already knewâ€”school funding from the state will be severely cut.
- Posted March 12, 2010
Kaneland cuts $3.1 million from budget
KANELANDâ€”The Kaneland School Board on Monday approved $3.1 million in cuts to next year's budget, and there is more to come.
- Posted March 12, 2010
Kaneland appoints Open Meetings Act designees
Kanelandâ€”The Kaneland School District appointed several people to undergo training from the Ilinois Attorney General's office regarding the Open Meetings Act.
- Posted March 5, 2010
District takes 1st step to cut 112 teachers
Kanelandâ€”More than 100 teachers will receive pink slips next month, but not all will lose their jobs.
- Posted February 26, 2010
State bombshell could double deficit
KANELANDâ€”State budget woes will soon become Kaneland's problem, as the district's budget shortfall could grow to nearly $5 million.
- Posted February 19, 2010
Burchell proposes intramural activity plan
Although proposed budget cuts would eliminate competitive sports for the sixth- and seventh-graders, middle school principal Rick Burchell proposed a variety of intramural sports to replace the more expensive programs.
- Posted February 19, 2010
Teacherâ€™s union says â€˜Noâ€™
KANELANDâ€”The Kaneland Educators Association (KEA) announced on Monday its decision not to reopen negotiations with the Kaneland administration regarding teachers' salaries.
- Posted February 12, 2010
Board wants alternatives to current cuts
KANELANDâ€”The feedback from School Board members on the administration's proposed cost reduction plan was clear: They want to see other options that don't have such a big impact on the students.
- Posted January 29, 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
School District fills in administrative gaps
Interim Kaneland High School Principal Greg Fantozzi is allowed to work only 120 days during a given school year, due to his retirement contract, so district administrators addressed the ripple effect this will have by assigning additional...
- Posted August 27, 2009
KHS lands former Geneva principal
Former Geneva High School principal Dr. Greg Fantozzi will take over as interim principal at Kaneland High School this fall. During the two years since Fantozzi retired from school administration, he has been a principal mentor, a...
- Posted July 16, 2009