Plainfield School District

Administrators and monitors will wear wireless pendants that can set off a security emergency plan by pressing two buttons. (CBS)

High-Tech Security At Schools, In Wake Of Sandy Hook

Students are returning to school soon, but few will have a security system that CBS’s 2 Jim Williams saw Wednesday in the southwest suburbs.


A Man Uses A Computer Mouse. (AP Photo)

Hacker Sends Offensive Emails To Plainfield School Job Applicants

More than 20,000 people who have applied for jobs in Plainfield School District 202 have received offensive emails from someone who hacked into the computer system over the weekend.


File Photo (Ian Waldie/ Getty Images)

School District Facing Deficit Looks At Administrators’ Paid Vacation

PLAINFIELD, Ill. (STMW) – The School Board in southwest suburban Plainfield might try to reverse its decision to give administrators four days of vacation during winter break — a $106,218 present of sorts — while […]