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  • SYEP Closing Ceremony
    Posted by stuartst on July 25, 2016 at 7:18 pm

    The Champaign Unit 4 School District Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) will host its closing ceremony this Friday, July 29, 2016, from 12-1 p.m. in the Garden Hills Elementary School Gymnasium.  In this sixth year of the program SYEP placed 100 Unit 4 high school students at 40+ employers throughout the community to gain within their career interest areas. The closing ceremony will feature student and employer speakers and celebrate the successes of the summer. Media are invited to attend.&nbs […]

  • UPDATED: Board of Education Coffee & Conversation Sessions on July 25 & 26
    Posted by stuartst on July 22, 2016 at 4:37 pm

    On Monday, July 25, 2016, Board of Education representatives Amy Armstrong and Dr. Gianina Baker will be available for coffee and conversation about school facilities and other topics at Art Mart Cafe (1705 S Prospect Ave, Champaign) from 9-11 a.m. On Tuesday, July 26, 2016, Board of Education members Kathy Richards and Kathy Shannon will host another coffee and conversation session at the Champaign Public Library from 4:30-6:30 p.m.in the cafe area.&nbs […]

  • Free/Reduced Meals Application Now Open
    Posted by stuartst on July 21, 2016 at 1:43 pm

    Starting this week, Unit 4 families may submit online applications for the Federal School Meals Program.  To complete the online application, parents should visit http://cusd.heartlandapps.com. The online application offers a quicker response time and a high level of accuracy for families. Only one application per family should be completed. Parents may visit http://schoollunchstatus.com to check the result of their application after 48 hours.  &nbs […]

  • Unit 4 Board Hires Executive Director of Operations
    Posted by stuartst on July 19, 2016 at 12:10 am

    At its Monday meeting, the Unit 4 Board of Education voted to hire Mr. Paul Douglas as the Executive Director of Operations.&nbs […]

  • Centennial High School Town Hall Meeting This Thursday
    Posted by stuartst on July 12, 2016 at 7:06 pm

    The Unit 4 Board of Education will host the second of two open-house style Town Hall Meetings at Centennial High School this Thursday, July 14 at 6 p.m. in the Library to gather community input on the school facility plans under consideration. Attendees are encouraged to park on the South Side of the building closer to the library and enter on the South end of the building.&nbs […]


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