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Herc April 23, 2014 at 06:31 pm
Plainfield central is unranked. Scores are about the same as Joliet West.
David Greenberg April 23, 2014 at 06:42 pm
So the questions are: "What does #1 do that's better than HPHS? How can HPHS improve? What'sRead More holding us back?" Compare and contrast.
Bernard Johnson April 24, 2014 at 12:48 am
The 'quality adjustment' to the AP results appear to be the only basis as to why DHS wasn't rankedRead More above Stevenson - as the # 1 truly 'public' [taking all comers - not getting to pick and choose its student body - like the academies and/or magnets] in the State of Illinois. OK, so, DHS will have to 'try harder.' As for Highland-Park, what's the story over there; and the same goes for New Trier? My, how the once mighty have fallen. Go Big Red!
Tracey April 10, 2014 at 01:23 pm
I'd like to point out that Huntley High School, located in McHenry County, is also on the list.Read More Furthermore, they beat Cary Grove (which actually ranks 61st) with a ranking of 56.
Kristy April 10, 2014 at 02:00 pm
Huntley is ranked #56, higher than Cary Grove per the full list.
Don Drzal April 11, 2014 at 10:51 am
The original list did not include Huntley High School. I wrote an email to the Washington Post'sRead More author, Jay Mathews, who was extremely kind and quick to reply. As you can now see, he has included our high school on the list. And whereas no one ever celebrated "We're Number 56!", it shows that Huntley and District 158 are making strides and will continue to do so. This is also a testament to our wonderful students, teachers, and community.
Orange County Sheriff's deputies conduct a bomb sweep at San Clemente High School earlier this month. | Patch photo credit: Penny Arévalo.
David Greenberg March 28, 2014 at 11:46 am
"Virtual walls"? Geezus... GPS spoofing is but one way around the geofence. The otherRead More is simply walking up to someone and saying "HEY *(&*(^^#&*(Y($*() !!!!!" Or use a different app created with a bogus email account... *sigh*. Sticks and stones people... sticks and stones... Walk it off and move on...
Stu Pidasso March 28, 2014 at 12:37 pm
thats for sure, this country is turning into a bunch of pansies!!
Stu Pidasso March 28, 2014 at 12:39 pm
my kid tells me that his buddy who lives over in Europe has a math book that shows a drawing of anRead More obese American eating a Cheeseburger with Plumbers Ass , as if we are a bunch of slobs over here!!! Is that nice or what???
Dr. Michael Bregy, superintendent of Community Unit School District 300.
JOHN WOZNIAK January 22, 2014 at 08:44 am
DOES HE HAVE A GOLDEN PARACHUTE THAT PAYS HIM FOR LEAVING ?
babs January 22, 2014 at 01:13 pm
working hard or hardly working until the end of the school year?
The new $1.18 million bleachers at Crystal Lake South High School.
Anthony P. December 19, 2013 at 08:12 am
Way to go district 155. Waste more of my hard earned tax dollars with your frivolous actions.Read More Who's head is going to roll for this? Oh wait, it's a government worker; no one's!