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Communities Gather for Taste of Kaneland

Communities Gather for Taste of Kaneland

By: Giancarlo Valle, Editor

September 3, 2019

Residents of the 9 towns that make up the Kaneland community came together at Kaneland High School on Sunday, Aug. 25, to celebrate the culture of the unified community.  There were things to do for people of all ages. There were bounce houses for children and a mechanical bull for all ages to enjoy...

Board Meeting: Aug 26, 2019

By: Gio Valle, Editor

August 30, 2019

On Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, the Kaneland Board of Education held their biweekly meeting at Kaneland Harter Middle School to discuss various issues that are relevant at the start of the school.  Superintendent Dr. Todd Leden started by recognizing the Taste of Kaneland, which took place Sunday, Aug. 25...

Kaneland Community Gathers For Emergency Board Meeting

Kaneland Community Gathers For Emergency Board Meeting

By: Sophia Mullins, Editor

July 10, 2019

On Tuesday, July 9, the Kaneland Board of Education held an emergency meeting at Harter Middle School regarding a 2.7 million dollar budget surplus. The Kaneland Education Association (KEA) and the Board of Education have been negotiating new teacher contracts since 2018, and the news of a surplus left ...

Board meeting decides new changes coming to Kaneland

Board meeting decides new changes coming to Kaneland

By: Ashley Edwards, Executive

April 14, 2019

As the Kaneland community grows and newer technology is being added to our schools, Trane Heating and Cooling has offered Kaneland a deal to save money and help the environment. Ground mounted, roof mounted and parking lot canopy solar panels are the main components that could possibly be installed at...

Top 5 reasons to take a trip out of the country with KHS

Top 5 reasons to take a trip out of the country with KHS

By: Madeline Hockey, Executive

April 4, 2019

  Become more independent Traveling with the school gives you the experience of a lifetime. From traveling from country to country to having hours of free time to explore, each of these opportunities helps you become more independent. While on the trip, you may take numerous flights, bus ri...

Kaneland board members approve of switching to the 1:1 initiative

Kaneland board members approve of switching to the 1:1 initiative

By: Abril Salinas, Executive

February 27, 2019

On Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, the Kaneland School Board carried out the 6:0 motion of moving to the 1:1 initiative for next school year. Associate Superintendent Dr. Julie-Ann Fuchs,  Director of Educational Services EC-5 Dr. Sarah Mumm, Director of Educational Services 6-12 Michael Rice and Director of Te...

Half a century later…

Half a century later…

By: Samantha Callaghan, Editor

October 9, 2018

    The Kaneland graduating class of 1968 took a trip down memory lane on Thursday, October 4, starting their 50th class reunion with a meet and greet at Fishermen’s Inn.     With appetizers and a band, the class was able to socialize and catch up with many classmates they had not seen ...

District 302 joins the “Pass Illinois Budget Initiative”

District 302 joins the “Pass Illinois Budget Initiative”

By: Annika Berger, Editor

June 19, 2017

School District 302 has joined an effort called the “Pass Illinois Budget Initiative,” whose purpose is to encourage legislators to get a budget through state congress. These problems occurring in Springfield have made their way across the state and many public schools are having funding crises due...

Madrigal Dinner proves a success

Madrigal Dinner proves a success

By: Madeline Mohatt, Editor

December 12, 2014

Kaneland High School’s Music Department will be celebrating their 37th annual Renaissance Dinner on December 12,13 and 14. Tickets for the Madrigal Feast are sold on the Kaneland High website for $23 each. The Madrigal Dinner is a Kaneland tradition that features the madrigal chamber cho...