Category: Education

D209 Picks UIC Pavilion For 2019, 2020 Graduation Ceremonies

Friday, February 15, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Proviso Township High School District 209 graduation ceremonies for the next two years will be at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago, continuing a more than decade-long tradition.

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D89 Student Advances To Scripps Spelling Bee Regional Championships

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Trisha Truong, middle, is advancing to the 9th Regional ISC Scripps Spelling Bee Championship in Western Springs. | Courtesy District 89

A Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview District 89 student recently took second place in a prominent Spelling Bee contest, good enough to allow her to advance to the next round and to get one step closer to going to the national competition.

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Volunteer For This Year’s African American Read-In

Monday, February 4, 2019 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Taiyana Shurn participates in the 1st Annual District 89 African American Read-In last year. | File

Village Free Press is pleased to announce that it is once again partnering with AKB Events and District 89 to host the 2nd Annual District 89 African American Read-In (click to download flyer).

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