Peoria Public Schools

Peoria Public Radio News
12:36 pm
Tue June 3, 2014

Internet ready learning zones launched

Debra Piscola is the Senior Director of Government and External Affairs at Comcast.
Credit Denise Molina-Weiger / Peoria Public Radio

Some local community organizations, Peoria Public Library and Peoria Public Schools are working to bridge the digital divide by offering free WiFi service. Comcast is supplying the service for free or at a reduced cost to various organizations like the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Peoria, the Dream and East Bluff Community Centers, St. Paul's Baptist Church as well as some Peoria Public Schools.

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Peoria Public Radio News
6:42 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Arts in Education event named for former Peoria County Regional Superintendent of Schools

The annual Arts in Education Spring Celebration will carry-on the name of its founder. Gerry Brookhart founded the annual spring time event at the Peoria County Courthouse 28 years ago. He retired from the Regional Superintendent of Schools office after 31 years.

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Peoria Public Radio News
11:48 am
Wed May 14, 2014

Peoria District 150 students walk 100 miles

Students do a warm-up exercise before walking their last mile of the year.
Credit Denise Molina-Weiger / Peoria Public Radio

Some Peoria Public Schools students completed the goal of walking 100 miles and lifting 10-thousand pounds throughout the school year.

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Peoria Public Radio News
7:25 am
Mon September 9, 2013

District 150 dismissing early Monday and Tuesday

Due to the hot forecast, Peoria Public Schools will dismiss early. Middle and High School students including at Trewyn and Lincoln will leave at 1:00 this afternoon. Rolling Acres will dismiss at 1:15 p.m.

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