Board of Education


Superintendent’s Blog: The Disappointing State (of IL) of Public School Funding – August 2017 Edition 1   Recently updated !

Superintendent's Blog: The Disappointing State (of IL) of Public School Funding – August 2017 Edition Article X of The Illinois State Constitution declares that, “The State has the primary responsibility for financing the system of public education.”  Illinois holds the dubious distinction of having the most inequitable and regressive funding […]


Superintendent’s Blog: Report to the USD #116 Board of Education

Superintendent’s Report to Urbana School District #116 Board of Education January 10, 2017 January is Mentoring Month in Urbana-Champaign The CU One to One Mentoring Program is spending time this month thanking mentors for the time they spend with our students.  The CU One to One Mentoring Program pairs adults […]


Superintendent’s Blog: Report to the Board of Education – October 18, 2016

Superintendent’s Report to Urbana School District #116 Board of Education October 18, 2016 Academic Monogram On Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 7PM in Oscar Adams Gym, Urbana High School will be recognizing sophomores, juniors, and seniors who have excelled academically.  It is a time we not only celebrate the success of our […]


CU Schools Foundation’s I.D.E.A. Competitive Grant & Compact Grant Awards Broadcast

The Presidents from the Urbana School District #116 Board of Education and Champaign Unit 4 Schools Board of Education will be on hand to announce the CU Schools Foundation Compact Grant awards on Thursday, Sept. 29, starting at 4pm.  The broadcast will also include the drawing for the CU Schools Foundation I.D.E.A. […]


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 […]