A Note from the Superintendent’s Desk – More than 390 school district superintendents urge Springfield to pass state budget

Dr. Darcy G. Benway, Superintendent of O’Fallon Township High School District #203 joins more than 390 school chiefs from across the state, representing 1.3 million students, in calling for the Illinois General Assembly to immediately pass a state budget. The grassroots initiative, called “Pass Illinois’ Budget!,” also urges lawmakers and the Governor to improve the state’s education funding formula, and pay school districts millions of dollars owed in unpaid bills this year.

To read the full article, pick up a copy of this week’s paper on newsstands now. Or, click here for the digital edition