Thomas Paine Bike Rodeo with a little help from our friends

On Thursday, May 21, Thomas Paine Elementary hosted a Bike Rodeo with the help of volunteers from many community organizations.  Students had a great time and learned a lot of safety information. Community volunteers from the following groups helped our Thomas Paine students with the Bike Rodeo: C-U Public Health District, CUMTD/C-U SRTS Project, Neutral Cycle, […]

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Important end-of-year information

UHS Commencement As you may be aware, the weather on Friday and Saturday could greatly impact Urbana High School’s Commencement ceremony.  A decision will be made on Friday about where the commencement will take place (outdoor on McKinley Field or indoor in UMS gym).  If it will be moved inside, students will be given information […]


Fifth Graders got a taste of Broadway this year

Fifth Graders in two of Mrs. Maurizi’s Drama/Dance classes got a taste of Broadway this year by performing different musicals.  Leal’s 5th graders performed Destination Rock ‘n Roll in April, as a collaboration between all three classes. The students learned about the history of rock from Elvis through the British Invasion. Audience members were singing […]

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USD116 2015 Unsung Heroes

The Urbana School District #116 is please to announce the 2015 USD #116 Unsung Heroes.   The group will be honored at the USD #116 Board of Education study session on Tuesday, June 2, with a reception starting at 7:00 p.m., and then recognition during the meeting, which will start at 7:30 p.m.