Illiana photography students create ‘faceless portraits’

Faceless portrait

by Haleigh Olthof, Illiana journalism student LANSING, Ill. (January 2018) – At the end of the portrait unit during each semester of Ms. Deb Kamp’s photography class, students complete a “faceless portrait” assignment. This year, Christian Schools International (CSI) posted an article and a gallery of these portraits on its website. A CSI representative discovered … Read more

Invest in Kids compromise means more schools, students to participate

General Assembly should swiftly move cleanup information provided by the Office of the Governor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (January 26, 2018) — A compromise negotiated this week has paved the way for more Illinois schools to participate in the Invest in Kids scholarship tax-credit program, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner announced today. The move leaves the General Assembly … Read more

Career Fair at TF South needs industry professionals

Wednesday, February 28 information provided by TF South LANSING, Ill. (February 1, 2018) – TF South High School is asking local professionals to participate in the Career Fair scheduled for February 28. The Career Fair will give TF South students an opportunity to ask questions and gather information, so organizers are hoping to represent a … Read more

Illiana anticipates celebrating Black History Month

by the Editorial staff of Illiana’s student newspaper, the Echo LANSING, Ill. (January 26, 2018) – Many people probably saw the words “Black History Month” in this headline and squirmed because of controversies in Illiana’s past. But this year, instead of punitive “cannots”, the school is promoting what we “can.” Illiana has been proactive in … Read more

Glenwood Academy recognized as a Common Sense Certified School

Glenwood Academy

information provided by Glenwood Academy GLENWOOD, Ill. (January 18, 2018) – Common Sense, the national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of digital media and technology, has recognized Glenwood Academy as a Common Sense School. “We applaud the faculty and staff of Glenwood Academy for embracing digital citizenship as … Read more

St. Ann School to host two Open Houses

January 28 and January 31 information provided by St. Ann School LANSING, Ill. (January 24, 2018) – In coordination with Catholic Schools Week, which begins this Sunday, St. Ann School will host Open Houses on Sunday, January 28, from 11:30am–12:30pm, and Wednesday, January 31, from 9:00–11:00am. Participants will have opportunities to meet St. Ann’s teachers, … Read more

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