Tryouts are Monday (July 30) – Wednesday (August 1) from 3:30 – 5:30 PM. If cuts are necessary, players will be notified after practice on Wednesday if they made the team(s). **All players must have a current physical in order to be able to tryout and/or practice.
Former state school employee Mary Grant, who retired in June 2018, saved $85,276 toward a pension over 25 years working for public schools, Teachers' Retirement System of the State of Illinois records show.
Former state school employee Ann Clark, who retired in June 2018, saved $117,220 toward a pension over 35 years working for public schools, Teachers' Retirement System of the State of Illinois records show.
Hartsburg Emden Community Unit School District 21, Greenview Community Unit School District 200 and New Holland-Middletown Elementary School District 88 reported the smallest student-to-administrator ratios in Metro Springfield.
Public school administrators in Glenbard Township High School District 87, Lincoln Community High School District 404 and West Lincoln-Broadwell Elementary School District 92 earn the highest average salary in Metro Springfield, according to the latest Illinois schools report card.
Out of school districts in Metro Springfield, Springfield School District 186 paid the most in penalties since 2005 for spiking employee salaries to boost outgoing teachers' retirement benefits, according to data obtained from the Teachers Retirement System of Illinois.
Hartsburg Emden Community Unit School District 21, New Holland-Middletown Elementary School District 88 and Lincoln Community High School District 404 received the best financial ratings by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) for their 2017 finances.