News & Announcements

Unit 4 students announced as MLK Jr. "Living the Dream" Scholarship recipients

Champaign Unit 4 congratulates the recipients of the 35th Annual MLK Jr. “Living the Dream” Scholarships. The students will be honored at that 35th Annual Dr. MLK, Jr. Service of Celebration on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020.

Superintendent listening sessions in January

Champaign Unit 4 Superintendent, Dr. Susan Zola will visit two elementary schools in January to listen to feedback from the community and discuss possible options for several topics.

The meeting at Garden Hills Academy will be held in the Library on Jan. 7, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.

The meeting at International Prep Academy will be held in the gym on Jan. 9, 2020

School Resumes as usual at Dr. Howard on Thursday, Dec. 19

The boiler at Dr. Howard is working correctly after Wednesday's repair. School will resume at Dr. Howard on Thursday, Dec. 19, following the normal schedule.

We appreciate the understanding and flexibility of Dr. Howard families, students, and staff in adjusting to the schedule over the past two days. We also extend a thank you to Stratton for opening their doors to accommodate our needs.


Boiler Repair Alters Dr. Howard’s Wednesday Schedule

School will not be held as scheduled Wednesday, Dec. 18, at Dr. Howard to allow for repair of the school’s boiler.

Families who wish to keep students at home for the day are encouraged to do so.  Students will not be penalized for non-attendance.  

Dr. Howard relocating to Stratton Academy for Tuesday, Dec. 17

Champaign Unit 4 was made aware of a boiler issue at Dr. Howard. Out of an abundance of caution, the District shut down the boiler and staff and students were relocated to the gymnasium at Stratton Academy (902 N. Randolph in Champaign).