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Delays continue in hiring C-M SD201U supt

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com May 21, 2014 The Crete-Monee school board hopes to have a new School District 201U superintendent in place before the beginning of the 2014-15 school year, according to Board of Education President Nakia Hall. “We have selected a candidate,” Hall told Crete resident Carol Millsap, “and are working with the candidate’s […]

Breaking news: New 201U supt hire imminent

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com April 16, 2014 Crete-Monee School District officials appear to have concluded their search for a new superintendent. School District 201U Board Vice President Maurice Brown said Tuesday that, “Sometime real soon, we’ll be sharing our (new) superintendent with the district.” Brown, responding to a question from Crete resident Doris Harmon-Warren during […]

Library trustee gets an earful at park mtg

by Dennis Sullivan editor@ewcnews.com March 20, 2014 Crete Park District board members and staff said Wednesday they would like more cooperation and less programming competition from the Crete Public Library District. The issue arose during Library Board Trustee Matt Warren’s impromptu visit during the Park District board meeting at the Willard Wood Center. Saying he […]

Should the 6th Grade Ctr be demolished?

The Crete-Monee school board’s most senior member said Monday evening the Sixth Grade Center should be demolished. Tom Hysell said razing would be cheaper than renovating the facility near the corner of Exchange and Sangamon streets that served as Crete-Monee High School until 2007. Putting money into renovating the facility, he said, is “like me […]

Meeting on school building problems tonight

The Crete-Monee School District 201-U board of education is scheduled to discuss allocating Life-Safety funds when it meets this evening at the Early Learning Center in Crete. The discussion anticipates the possibility of issuing working capital bonds. Current estimates place the school district’s total Life-Safety (physical maintenance) cost at its five K-6 schools at approximately […]