District 300

District 300 teachers picket in Algonquin near Jacobs High School. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM Newsradio)

Carpentersville Area Teachers’ Strike Over After Tentative Deal

A teachers’ strike in the state’s sixth largest school district has ended, after Community Unit School District 300 in the northwest suburbs reached a tentative contract agreement with its 1,300 union teachers.


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Schools In Carpentersville Area Also Looking To Lengthen Day

The Chicago Public Schools are not the only school system looking at a longer school day.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

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Suburban School District Votes To Cut Over 300 Teachers

A suburban school district is getting ready to lay off hundreds of teachers at the end of term.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2011

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Carpentersville School District To Cut $8M

Transportation, maintenance and operations, secretarial jobs and more face cuts as suburban school District 300 looks to cut next year’s budget.