Tag: District 89

Maywood Native, Former NBA Player Launches Tech Program At D89

Friday, August 24, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Steven hunter with young people during one of his life skills and basketball academy events. | statbasketball.net 

A Maywood native, Proviso East graduate and former NBA center is giving back to his hometown through a significant philanthropic effort.

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D89 To Expand Preschool For All Program, Screenings Open This Month

Thursday, July 5, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 7/8/18

Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview School District 89 recently announced that it is expanding its Preschool For All Program, according to district officials.

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Village People: D89 Students Among Global Problem-Solving Elite

Friday, June 8, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: District 89 students were among more than 1,400 of the top-scoring Destination Imagination teams who competed in Tennessee this year. | Courtesy District 89

Each May, more than 1,400 of the highest-scoring Destination Imagination teams from 45 states and 14 countries travel to Knoxville, Tenn., to showcase their innovative solutions to various Challenges in the STEM (Science, Engineering, Technology and Math) fields. This year, a team of District 89 students were among that elite pool of teams.

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