Urbana School District Monthly
February 2010
King Elementary
Leal Elementary
Prairie Elementary
Thomas Paine Elementary
Urbana High School
Urbana Middle School
Washington Early Childhood
Wiley Elementary
Yankee Ridge Elementary

February 2010 Announcements

Read Across America is Coming!

Read Across America is Saturday, March 6, from 10:00 a.m., until 1:00 p.m., at Lincoln Square Mall. The Urbana Education Association and Urbana Adult Education will be sponsors again this year. Washington Early Childhood School will have a booth at the event and there will be about 25 booths with literacy related activities for young children and their families. There will be local celebrities reading, and this year there will be a second stage for other languages. Each student will get a free bookbag and a new book. We hope to see you there!

Get Ready for the ISAT

In March, all students in grades 3-8 will take the Illinois Standards Achievement Test. Parents, you can help prepare your child for the test starting now.

District 116 is on Twitter

Urbana School District #116 is now on Twitter! Get updates from Urbana School District by following our twitter site at www.twitter.com. Search for our site "urbana116."

Freedom of Information Act

2010 has brought new laws regarding the Freedom of Information Act (FIOA). District 116's FOIA procedures are located online for all to see.

Be Safe While Walking to School

70% of District 116 students walk to school. Urbana School District wants you to arrive at school and at home safely! Look on our website for maps about walking to school and safety tips for students.

Looking for a Job?

Urbana School District #116 has job openings and we're hiring teachers, support staff, and administrators. You can peruse jobs and apply online.


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