D209 Renews Alternative Learning Program Partnership With West 40

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: The Proviso East Evening School’s Class of 2016 during a May 19, 2016 commencement ceremony. | File 

As of June, according to District 209 data, 630 students at Proviso East and 705 students at Proviso West, or around 27 percent and 29 percent of the student body at those schools, respectively, were missing more than one credit while 570 East students were identified as chronically truant.

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Kelly: District 209 Truancy Program Pricey For Too Few Students

Wednesday, July 2, 2014 || Jean Lotus, Editor, Forest Park Review Originally published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 A new truancy services program which will offer alternative class work and counseling to chronically absent Proviso Township High School students was easily approved by the District 209 school board at its June meeting. The program serve 60 students in its first year and will cost $281,000 the … Continue reading Kelly: District 209 Truancy Program Pricey For Too Few Students