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U-46 administrator, school board member nominees for MLK award

January 10, 2018 by Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldHumanitarian award nominees are Ronald Raglin, assistant superintendent of educational support programs and alignment, and board member Traci O'Neal Ellis, a U-46 graduate and executive director of human resources for the Illinois Mathematics and ...

Elgin Sports Hall of Fame ready for its 38th annual gala

November 2, 2017 by Chicago Daily Herald

She played four varsity sports and led her basketball and softball teams to Larkin's first Upstate Eight Conference championships for girls in those sports before she went on to play softball and volleyball on scholarship at Eastern Illinois, a ...

Elgin man faces DUI charges in fatal crash

October 31, 2017 by Chicago Daily Herald

A 20-year-old Elgin man is wanted on charges he was intoxicated and caused a crash in May that killed a woman and injured another. Elgin police said they had to wait for lab results before charging Joshua Hernandez with aggravated DUI and reckless ...

U-46 panel to discuss black male experience in schools

October 31, 2017 by Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldElgin Area School District U-46 educators, parents and students will join in a panel discussion on the black male experience in public education Saturday. The "Brother 2 Brother" symposium is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Larkin High School, 1475 Larkin Ave ...

Friday Flyover: Elgin High School

October 20, 2017 by WLS-TV

WLS-TVStudent murals also adorn several of the school's corridors. -EHS will play their crosstown rivals, Larkin High School tonight for the Town Jug. -EHS is emphasizing daily attendance this year and currently showing a 91 percent attendance rate. -This ...

Jean Bowen a guiding light for students, staff in U-46

September 26, 2017 by Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldBowen spent a majority of her educational career in U-46 schools starting in the mid-1970s as a math and social studies teacher at then-Abbott Junior High School. She became a guidance counselor, assistant principal, and head of the Visual and ...

Crystal Lake couple donates deceased son's cello to Larkin High School

September 15, 2017 by Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneIt was a chance encounter that made it possible for the cello to be donated to Larkin. Matthew Agnew, the principal cellist for the Elgin Symphony Orchestra, had run into the Alexanders only a couple of months ago, with the two inquiring about where ...

Crystal Lake family donates late son's cello to Larkin High music program

September 14, 2017 by Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldThe Alexanders donated their late son's cello Thursday to the Visual and Performing Arts Academy at Larkin High School in Elgin. "He was a very giving person and music touched his life in a positive way," Greg Alexander said. "I can't think of a better ...

Elgin police work to build relationships and trust with city's teens

September 1, 2017 by Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneShe will talk to those peers about how the Elgin department is different, Mascote said. That is another reason the department wanted to hold a teen-centric session, Swoboda said. "Perception is reality," Swoboda said. While many Elgin teens may be used ...

U-46 Names 16 New Principals, Administrators For Upcoming School Year

August 1, 2017 by

Patch.comMs. Chapman-Simmons worked as a science teacher at various schools, including Streamwood High School from 1999-2000, East Leyden High School from 1993 to 1996. Ms. Chapman-Simmons earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from Albion College in ...

U46 hires new Larkin High School principal

July 28, 2017 by Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneCrosen replaces Jon Tuin, who left Larkin for a principal job in Southern California. The hire marks the third new high school principal among U46's five high schools for the upcoming school year. At Elgin High School, Krystal Thomas was announced as ...

Dawn Patrol: Cubs take sole possession of first place in NL Central

July 27, 2017 by Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldFormer CPS administrator to lead Larkin High. Former Chicago Public Schools administrator Jamie Crosen has been named the new principal of Larkin High School in Elgin. He replaces Jon Tuin, who is leaving Elgin Area School District U-46 after 27 years ...

Former CPS administrator to lead Larkin High

July 26, 2017 by Chicago Daily Herald

He is among three new high school principals hired by U-46. Another former Chicago Public Schools administrator -- Krystal Thomas -- will lead Elgin High School. She replaces Jerry Cook, a 21-year veteran educator who is taking the helm at Wheeling ...

Images: Larkin High School graduation

May 27, 2017 by Chicago Daily Herald

Larkin High School held its 2017 commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 27 at the Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates. Graduate Haley Casebeer holds her diploma and has her portrait made at the Larkin High School 2017 commencement ceremony at the Sears ...

Wauconda High School names Ribbens new athletic director

May 26, 2017 by Chicago Daily Herald

Chicago Daily HeraldRibbens went on to teach physical education and driver education in Antioch-Lake Villa Area High School District 117. He then became dean of students at Old Orchard Junior High School in Skokie. Ribbens has led Larkin's athletic staff since 2013 ...

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