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Waukegan Schools Closed on Monday, October 20
Posted on 10/19/2014
Waukegan Public Schools will be closed tomorrow, Monday, October 20 as a result of the ongoing Teachers’ Union strike. Last week, the Teachers’ Union walked away from the negotiating table, while claiming that they wanted to give the Board “time to reflect.” Without the Union at the table, negotiations cannot proceed.   READ MORE...
Assistance Available for WHS Seniors Applying to College During Strike
Posted on 10/17/2014
Attention Waukegan High School Seniors: Any senior needing support in the college application and scholarship process should contact their respective House Leader for support in this task. House Leaders are available during the strike to assistant students with the college application process.  READ MORE...
Community Letter from Superintendent Regarding Teachers' Strike
Posted on 10/17/2014
I wish I were writing today to let you know that the strike has ended, and that our students and teachers were going to return to the classroom after nearly two weeks. We never wanted a strike, and now we find ourselves looking back on another full week without classes. I again apologize for the inconvenience the strike continues to cause you and your children. I, along with the Board of Education, share your deep frustration...  READ MORE...
ACT Testing to be held on Saturday, October 25
Posted on 10/17/2014
The national ACT college entrance exam test scheduled for Saturday, October 25 at Waukegan High School is still being held, despite the ongoing teachers’ strike. Testing will be held at the Brookside Campus, 2325 Brookside Avenue. Nearly 300 students have registered for the ACT exam. Students who are registered for the test should arrive no later than 8 a.m. to the east entrance. Students are asked to bring a photo ID.  READ MORE...
PSAT/NMSQT Testing Still Scheduled for Saturday, October 18
Posted on 10/16/2014
The PSAT/ NMSQT test scheduled for Saturday, October 18 at Waukegan High School will still be held, despite the ongoing teachers' strike. Testing will be held at the Brookside Campus, 2325 Brookside Avenue. Students who are registered for the test should arrive no later than 8 a.m. to the east entrance. Students should bring a picture ID.   READ MORE...