P.O. Box 262 • Barrington, IL 60011
Barrington 220 parents Brian and Janet Wanca arranged a sizable donation to the Educational Foundation to fund classroom libraries of classics, student classic book clubs, professional development for teachers, and increased digital book offerings at both Prairie and Station middle schools. Several teachers and representatives of the Educational Foundation gathered at Station Feb. 14 to personally thank the Wancas.
Accomplished local and nationally recognized artist Susan Hanson has completed her extraordinary mural depicting Barrington's four seasons for the Early Learning Center. Throughout the year, Susan engaged students as he created her mural right before their eager eyes. The mural remains a permanent part of the ELC main lobby for all who come to learn, or simply to visit.
Bestselling author of the trilogy, "DIVERGENT", "INSURGENT", & "ALLEGIANT" visits Barrington 220 schools. Click on the photo on the left where you can also find a link to listen to a WBEZ radio feature on Veronica's visit and hear a reading from "Divergent." Many thanks to Page Foundry for donating free downloads of "Divergent" and "Insurgent" during Veronica Roth's visit. Over 900 copies were downloaded.