A high school student who pulled a handgun and shot a film projector as the school day wound down held 23 classmates and a teacher hostage for about five hours Monday before shooting himself when police busted down a classroom door.
Several students at St. Charles North High School are urging others to join them at a school board meeting next month to protest what they consider a too-lenient response in a t-shirt controversy.
Two key city council members want schools to pull athletes out of play if they show signs of concussion head injury.
A Lake Zurich High School drama teacher has been arrested and charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
A west suburban high school secretary has resigned after allegedly stealing $4,000 in cash from the school’s homecoming funds.