Yearly Archives: 2014

Reminder: It’s Flu Season!

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, Illinois is experiencing widespread Influenza activity. Influenza, commonly called “the flu,” is an infection of the respiratory tract caused by the influenza virus. Compared with most viral respiratory infections, such as the common cold, influenza infection often causes a more severe illness. Typical influenza illness includes fever […]



Urbana School District #116 receives two 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grants

The Urbana School District 116 received notification from the Illinois State Board of Education that it will be awarded two 21st Century Community Learning Centers Grants (21st CCLC) for before and after school programs at Leal Elementary School, Urbana Middle School, and Urbana High School. The 21st CCLC grants will support extended learning opportunities that complement what […]

Join USD #116 for Multicultural Arts Night on Friday, November 21

USD #116 students, families, and community are invited to the USD #116 Multicultural Arts Night, on Friday, November 21 starting at 6:00 p.m.  The event, held at Urbana Middle School, will include live musical performance by USD #116 students (including the UHS Jazz Band, and local artists, make and take crafts, arts and culture tables, […]