- Editor’s Note: This article will be updated when additional information is available from official sources. Dates of return to school for Batavia and St. Charles have been corrected.
Five U-46 schools are closed today (Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022) due to staffing shortages.
According to a website update from U-46 Superintendent Tony Sanders, Highland Elementary, Huff Elementary, Independence Early Learning Center, Parkwood Elementary and Ridge Circle Elementary would be closed today.
“We will be reviewing staffing levels day-by-day in making determinations of whether these, or other, schools may have to be closed in the coming days and weeks,” Sanders said.
Scroll down or visit the U-46 website for details.
Monday (Jan. 3, 2022) was a non-attendance day for students in Algonquin-based School District 300. According to the district’s website, officials extended winter break by one day due to elevated positive COVID-19 cases resulting from the Omicron variant.
The School District reopened for classes today.
Meanwhile, students and staff at some Kane County public school districts already are back to in-school learning. Others are heading back to school this week after the holiday break, and several aren’t scheduled to go back until the week of Jan. 10.
Here’s a look at when Kane County Public School students are expected to be back to school as well as the latest COVID-19-related updates posted on school district websites.
The third semester at East Aurora School District 131 students starts Jan. 10, according to the District 131 calendar.
According to the West Aurora School District 129 calendar, students are scheduled to return to class on Thursday, Jan. 6.
According to the District 101 website, students return to school Monday, Jan. 10, 2022.
According to the District 301 website, students returned to school today (Monday, Jan. 3, 2022).
According to the Geneva School District 304 website, students return to classes on Monday, Jan. 10.
According to the District 302 website, Kaneland students returned to school today (Monday, Jan. 3, 2022).
According to the District 303 website, St. Charles students return to school Tuesday (Jan. 4, 2022).
Links to College, University Websites
- Aurora University
- Elgin Community College
- Judson University
- Rasmussen College
- Waubonsee Community College