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Friday, March 22, 2019
City of Rock Island Electoral Board will meet at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday, January 2.
About 18 percent of John Deere Middle School students passed annual English language arts assessments in 2018 and 82 percent of students failed.
City of Moline City Council met 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, December 11.
City of Geneseo City Council met 6 p.m. Tuesday, November 27.
In a year when 96 percent of Moline Senior High School seniors graduated on time, 58 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges had to enroll in remedial courses.
East Moline City Council met Monday, Nov. 5.
City of Geneseo Council met Tuesday, Nov. 13.
City of Moline Committee of the Whole met Tuesday, Dec. 11.
East Moline City Council met Monday, Nov. 19.
City of Geneseo Committee of the Whole met Tuesday, Nov. 27.
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Veteran lawmaker Dan Swanson (R-Alpha) is giving new meaning to the term "Springfield straight shooter."
Freshmen stalwarts Tyler Wagener and Daniel Bishop sparked the Augustana men's wrestling team to an impressive showing at the Warrior-Viking Open on Dec. 29, both winning individual titles in Nebraska.
About 40 percent of Jane Addams Elementary School students passed annual math assessments in 2018 and 60 percent of students failed.
About 38 percent of Matherville Intermediate School students passed annual English language arts assessments in 2018 and 62 percent of students failed.
At Central Junior High, a 3.5-point achievement gap persisted between black and hispanic students in 2018.
The truancy rate at Wethersfield Elementary School rose to 10 percent during the 2017-18 school year, according to a Rock Island Today analysis of the latest Illinois schools report card.
At Colona Grade School, a 11.6-point achievement gap persisted between low-income and non-low-income students in 2018.
In a year when 99 percent of Sherrard High School seniors graduated on time, 56 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges had to enroll in remedial courses.
More than 88.6 percent of teachers stay at Mercer County High School year to year, according to the 2018 three-year average in the latest Illinois schools report card.