D209 Official Wants To Form New Middle School Sports Program

Sunday, March 17, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 2:46 p.m.

Featured image: Proviso East’s Jordan Morris dunks the ball during the Pirates’ Class 4A sectional semi-final game against Curie in 2018. | File

Elementary and high school officials in Proviso Township are seriously considering the creation of a middle school sports program that would allow fifth- through eighth-grade students from all of D209’s feeder schools the opportunity to compete against one another.

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Proviso Students Planning Walkout On March 14

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 || By Michael Romain & Nona Tepper || @maywoodnews || Updated: 10 p.m. 

Featured image: Students walk out of Oak Park and River Forest High School on Feb. 21. Proviso West students will take their lead on March 14 and stage a walkout of their own, along with students across the country. | Alexa Rogals 

Students at Proviso Township High Schools District 209 are planning to join students across the country during what’s being called the Enough National School Walkout, which will take place at 10 a.m. on March 14 — one month after the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

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