March 31 message from District 215 Superintendent Teresa Lance

March 31, 2020 Dear Thornton Fractional 215 Families: In an effort to keep the communication lines open and our families abreast of our mandated school closure, please continue reading. On today, March 31, 2020, Governor Pritzker announced that remote learning in Illinois would be extended through April 30, 2020, in order to slow the spread … Read more

Reavis Elementary staff members send photo greeting to students

by Melanie Jongsma LANSING, Ill. (April 1, 2020) – Reavis PTA President Gayle White-Hileman forwarded a compiled photo of staff at Reavis Elementary School along with this message: “Staff just wanted to say #wemissyou to all of our Reavis students and their families during this COVID-19 pandemic school shut-down. We all hope you’re staying safe … Read more

District 158 provides refurbished laptops to families in need of e-learning access

LANSING, Ill. (April 1, 2020) – “If you’d be interested in running something positive during these difficult times,” read a March 29 email from Superintendent Nathan Schilling to The Lansing Journal, “take a look at the post below on District 158’s social media feed.” In an effort to ensure that families can stay connected and … Read more

Lansing student among Bishop Noll’s 2020 Graduates with Distinction

Nora Wragg one of 13 recognized as top academic seniors by Jennifer Pallay HAMMOND | Bishop Noll Institute has announced its Graduates with Distinction for the class of 2020. These top academic seniors all earned a 4.0 or above GPA. These grades also determine the valedictorian and salutatorian. Giovanni Komyatte, of Highland, has been named … Read more

District 215 Board of Education holds first virtual meeting

Technology allows meeting attenders to maintain social distance by Melanie Jongsma Above, from top left: District 215 IT Director Paul Wakefield hosted the March 24 online meeting and served as tech consultant, while Board President Michael Bolz, Superintendent Teresa Lance, Executive Assistant Dominique Newman, Board member Richard Dust, Board Vice President LeeAnn Revis, Board member … Read more

Declaración conjunta del Thornton Fractional Education Consortium

Los niños de 18 años y menores pueden obtener comidas de todos los lugares, a partir del lunes 23 de Marzo information provided by District 158 SOUTH COOK COUNTY, Ill. (22 de Marzo, 2020) – El domingo 22 de marzo, los siete distritos escolares miembros del Thornton Fractional Education Consortium emitieron juntos la siguiente declaración: … Read more

Thornton Fractional Education Consortium releases joint statement

Children 18 and younger may obtain meals from all locations, starting Monday, March 23 information provided by District 158 SOUTH COOK COUNTY, Ill. (March 22, 2020) – On Sunday, March 22, the seven member school districts of the Thornton Fractional Educational Consortium issued the following statement together: Dear South Cook County Families, Governor J.B. Pritzker … Read more