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Superintendent’s Blog: Thoughts about Transgender Info from US Department of Education   Recently updated !

In light of the recent announcement by the U.S. Attorney General and U.S. Secretary of Education regarding removing previous guidance related to transgender students, I wanted to emphasize that Urbana School District #116’s policies and procedures are not changing. All students are welcome here. Secretary Education, Betsy DeVos stated, “This […]

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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 […]

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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 […]