Today, State Representative Tony McCombie (IL-71) announced over $16,000 will be awarded from IL Secretary of State Jesse White’s School Library Grant program to a dozen local school districts. School districts that applied for the grant are awarded at least $750 to improve their library.
IHMVCU wants to help students reduce their student loan debt by offering a $10,000 scholarship to an undergraduate, graduate or vocational/technical school student who stands out in the class room and stands up in their community.
Animals tend to have a positive impact on students, which is why they are a popular item in classrooms. Generally elementary classrooms is where you will find most of the critters, but Prophetstown High School is bucking that trend as they have started a new tradition.