All posts tagged "Tony Valente"

  • School Board approves technology purchase

    KANELAND—Kaneland students will soon have more technology at their fingertips. The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted to 6-1 approve the purchase of student devices at a total of $225,000. The objective of the purchase is to...

    • Posted March 28, 2014
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  • 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
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    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
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  • 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
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  • D302 tax levy increases

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board agreed to increase the tax levy at the Monday meeting. This means that the tentative tax levy that had been approved at the October meeting will go into effect. The requested amount is...

    • Posted December 13, 2013
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  • School Board discusses tentative Tax Levy

    KANELAND—The Kaneland community on Monday had the chance to weigh in on the tentative Tax Levy recently proposed by the Kaneland School Board. The requested amount is $52,210,825, and includes operating levy amounts and bond and interest...

    • Posted November 18, 2013
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  • School Board approves tentative tax levy

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday approved a tentative property tax levy. Not all board members were on board with the decision to approve the levy amount of $52,210,825, however, as Pedro Rivas and Tony Valente voted...

    • Posted November 1, 2013
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • KSS Elementary roof repairs may extend into school year

    KANELAND—John Shields Elementary School has been under construction to repair its roof. Dr. Julie-Ann Fuchs, assistant superintendent for business for the Kaneland School District, on Monday told the board that the repair project should be finished by...

    • Posted August 2, 2013
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  • School Board approves superintendent pay raise

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-1 to amend Jeff Schuler's contract of employment in order to give him a raise in pay, a one-time market correction.

    • Posted February 28, 2013
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  • Board approves 2012 tax levy

    KANELAND—Kaneland School Board members on Tuesday voted 6-0 to approve the 2012 tax levy.

    • Posted December 14, 2012
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  • 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
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  • Valente challenges board, administration

    Discussion turns to conflict during board meeting KANELAND—School Board member Tony Valente on Tuesday called the district's hiring practices into question during discussion regarding a resignation and employment of staff agenda item, stating his belief that the district...

    • Posted March 15, 2012
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  • School Board approves 2011 tax levy

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 to approve the 2011 tax levy.

    • Posted December 16, 2011
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  • School board approves card swipe system

    KANELAND—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 6-0 to approve the purchase and installation of a card swipe security system for Kaneland Middle School and all four elementary schools.

    • Posted December 16, 2011
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  • 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
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  • School Board approves health insurance renewal

    MAPLE PARK—The Kaneland School Board on Monday voted 4-0 to approve a health insurance renewal that will allow the board to eschew its grandfathered status within the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 in order...

    • Posted June 16, 2011
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  • 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
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  • Q&A: Kaneland School Board candidates

    Candidates: Tony Valente, Joe Oberweis, Teresa Witt, Deborah L. Grant, Patrick M. Denlinger, Gale E. Pavlak, Pedro Rivas Note: Voters can vote for four candidates; up to three who reside in Sugar Grove Township, and up to...

    • Posted April 2, 2011
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  • NIU announces fall 2010 graduates

    Northern Illinois University announced the awarding of undergraduate and graduate degrees at its fall 2010 commencement ceremonies held in December.

    • Posted March 20, 2011
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  • Going abroad

    43 KHS students hone language skills while seeing Europe

    • Posted May 7, 2010
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  • District to fill in gaps due to contract limitations

    The administration made the choice to hire an interim high school principal when Tony Valente resigned in June, after most potential candidates had already signed contracts for the upcoming school year.

    • Posted July 16, 2009
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  • 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
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  • D-302 to hire interim HS principal

    KANELAND—School District officials will hire an interim high school principal for the 2009-2010 school-year.

    • Posted June 25, 2009
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  • KHS principal resigns

    KANELAND—Kaneland High School principal Tony Valente's departure this week leaves the district short on time to find an appropriate replacement for the coming school year, Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources Jeff Schuler said Monday.

    • Posted June 19, 2009
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