Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215
In 1945, Congress designated the first National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week during the first week in October to bring greater awareness to the contributions of individuals with disabilities to the workforce.
The American Legion Auxiliary Edward Schultz Unit 697 will host its pancake breakfast on Nov. 9 at the Post, 18255 Grant St. in Lansing. The breakfast will include pancakes prepared by the Lansing Copper Muggers, scrambled eggs, sausage, fruit cocktail and choice of coffee, milk, or juice.
Starting today, more than 2 million low-income Illinois residents enrolled in the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (or SNAP) will see their benefits permanently cut. The temporary increase in food stamp dollars from the 2009 economic stimulus will expire, according to the Associat…
CALUMET CITY | The School Board for Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215 approved to an estimated tax levy that is nearly identical to last year’s levy.
Javonte McNeal checks his text messages from the Remind 101 text messaging service before his geometry class at the Thornton Center for Academics and Technology. Teacher Cindy McCraw uses the system to send reminders about quizzes, tests and homework to students. Through the system, McCraw c…
CALUMET CITY | The idea of students using their cellphones in high school was once abhorrent to school officials who feared some students might try to use the technology to cheat in class.
The Rachel’s Challenge Bullying Prevention program is a powerful example of turning tragedy into triumph.
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CALUMET CITY | Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215 officials expect to have a balanced budget.
CALUMET CITY | Students at the Thornton Fractional high schools in Calumet City and Lansing will have increased educational and information opportunities due to new technology.
CALUMET CITY | If the information technology expert for Thornton Fractional high schools gets his way, nearly six decades' worth of student transcripts will go into the shredder.
CALUMET CITY | Thornton Fractional High School District 215 is looking to fill a vacancy on its seven-member School Board.
CALUMET CITY | The Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215 School Board last week awarded contracts to four companies cafeteria supplies at T.F. North and T.F. South high schools.
CALUMET CITY | When Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215 Superintendent Creg Williams learned of power outages this week throughout the south suburbs and Northwest Indiana, his first concern were the giant freezers at the various high school facilities.
Last school year District 215 was one of 36 recipients that received funding from the 21st Century Community Learning Center Program, administered through the Illinois State Board of Education.
The official summer countdown has begun for parents and students in our area.
In far too many organizations and companies, employees feel undervalued and overworked. The 2013 Met Life Survey of the American Teacher found that teacher satisfaction has declined 23 percent since 2008 and the percentage of teachers who indicate they are under significant work-related stre…
CALUMET CITY | Jacob Reed is among the hundreds of graduating seniors of Thornton Fractional South High School in Lansing whose plans include college.
Jacob Reed, standing with Marcia James, his guidance counselor at T.F. South High School, is the recipient of a Gates Millennium Scholarship, the first from District 215.
CALUMET CITY | The School Board for Thornton Fractional Township High School District 215 took on the new members who were chosen in last month’s municipal elections.
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