21st Century Learning Community Centers Grant - USD116 is planning to apply for the 2018 21st Century Learning Community Centers Grant. We have posted our intent to apply on the district website as required by the grant. If funded, we will use this grant to provide additional educational opportunities for our students.
Excellence In Action
UHS Senior Joey Wright's Echo article about Urbana Public Television's Jason Liggett is featured on the City of Urbana Website.
The USD116 Choral Festival will be tomorrow (Wednesday, February 7 at 7PM in Oscar Adams Gym at UHS). The UMS Choral Students will be joining the UHS Choral Students for a district-wide celebration of song.
On Thursday, February 8 at 7PM, the USD116 All City Strings Concert will be in the UMS Gym. This includes 5-12th grade strings students. Hope to see you there!
Finally, the UHS Drama students will be presenting the ghostly comedy, "Blithe Spirit," in Cobb Auditorium at UHS from February 14 - 18!
Engagement In Action
National African American Parent Involvement Day (NAAPID) is a day for parents to visit their children's schools, see what their children experience at school, and support their children's education. All USD116 schools will be celebrating NAAPID on Monday, February 12, 2018. A full list of events will be published on the district website and individual schools will be sending home information to parents.
The ThoughtExchange survey regarding the expansion of Dual Language programs in USD116 elementary schools is open and active. We want to hear your thoughts about the future of Dual Language. To participate in this open ended and interactive survey, please visit this link: