It’s the time of the year when kids are running around in costume and candy is everywhere! Customarily, both the City of Urbana and the City of Champaign join with the Champaign County Board in setting aside trick-or-treat hours. Trick-or-treat hours for Halloween 2014 will be Friday, October 31, 2014, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 […]
Members of the Illinois State Board of Education were in Urbana on Wednesday, October 15 and visited Prairie Elementary and Urbana Early Childhood School. The board members were interested in seeing the Urbana School District’s Dual Language program in action and learning more about the early childhood program and recently built facility. The board members […]
On Friday, October 3, the 2014 Hall of Fame Inductees were introduced during half time at the UHS homecoming varsity football game. Members of this year’s class also took part in the homecoming parade earlier in the day. Big Tiger Paw of Congratulations to this year’s inductees.
As our students settle in for the 2014-2015 school year, Urbana School District #116 welcomes our newest Tigers, the Class of 2027! These kindergarten students celebrated the beginning of school by showing their Tiger Spirit and receiving a special gift with the help of our community partners. USD #116, which is part of the National […]
On Monday, August 25, Urbana alumni, supporters, and students came together to be taught by Superintendent Donald Owen how to tie a bow-tie. Just in time for National Bow-Tie day (Thursday, August 28), the fundraiser was more than a fashion class – it was a fundraiser for the Greg Chew Scholarship. The gathering was something […]