USD #116 Bilingual & Multicultural Programs honored

On Saturday, September 24, 2016 members of the CU community gathered in Lewis Auditorium at the Urbana Free Library to celebrate the diversity of cultures within our community.  The event, sponsored by C-U Immigration Forum, University YMCA, City of Urbana, City of Champaign, Welcoming America, Champaign Public Library, and Urbana Free […]



UHS received the national Silver Schools of Opportunity recognition

Urbana High School is one of only 20 schools from across the country to receive recognition as a “School of Opportunity,” a coveted national designation honoring excellent public high schools that engage in practices that build on students’ strengths and create supported learning opportunities for all students. “Urbana’s variety of […]

Superintendent’s Blog: Report to the Board of Education – September 6, 2016

Superintendent’s Report to Urbana School District #116 Board of Education September 6, 2016 New Landscaping at UHS We would like to thank UHS educators, Becky Webber, Kristine Sherrick, and Lisa Quinn who have done an excellent job designing and installing new landscaping along the Iowa Street entrance and around the […]



Superintendent’s Blog: Report to the Board of Education – August 23, 2016

Superintendent’s Report to Urbana School District #116 Board of Education August 23, 2016 Welcome Back to School The 2016-2017 School Year started with an amazing Opening Day for staff which featured The Urbana Tigers Marching Band and the UHS a capella group, VCR.  The first day of school for students was exciting, […]

Interactive elementary attendance area map

Urbana School District #116 recently updated (and upgraded) our Elementary Attendance Area map.  The now interactive map uses a Google maps base and includes a listing for all Urbana School District #116 schools, administrative, and facilities buildings.  The map search allows you to look-up a specific address. Big Tiger Paw Of […]