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Full-Day Kindergarten Pilots to Begin at Five District Schools
Posted on 07/01/2015
Waukegan Community Unit School District # 60 will begin full day kindergarten pilot programs at five elementary schools beginning this fall. Kindergarten students at Carman-Buckner, Glen Flora, Glenwood, Hyde Park and McCall will be part of pilot programs. Students who live within the boundaries of these five schools are eligible for this full-day pilot. The pilots aim to determine the effectiveness of a full-day kindergarten program, while also providing time for the District to explore financial resources needed to expand full-day kindergarten to all its schools.  READ MORE...
Recap of June 29 Special Board of Education Meeting
Posted on 06/30/2015
SHINE Pharmacy Technician Program Accepting Applications
Posted on 06/30/2015
Waukegan High School’s SHINE Program has again partnered with the College of Lake County, Walgreens and several local businesses to again offer an innovative program aimed at helping recent WHS graduates complete a comprehensive Pharmacy Technician Program. The program is seeking 25 High School graduates between the ages of 18 to 24 to participate in this six-month curriculum, which will guide participants through pharmacy technician training, and will eventually lead to paid internships with local businesses, including pharmacies.   READ MORE...
Recap of June 23 Board of Education Meeting
Posted on 06/24/2015
EPIC Preschool Registration Event on June 27
Posted on 06/23/2015
A registration event for Waukegan Community Unit School District # 60’s Early Childhood Partners In Collaboration (EPIC) preschool program will be held on Saturday, June 27. The registration event will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Robbie M. Lightfoot Early Learning Center, 1721 N. McAree Rd., in Waukegan.   READ MORE...

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