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Arlington Heights Daily Herald (Newspaper) - June 18, 2015, Arlington Heights, Illinois Jul Northwest suburbs my Herald Truppy auda Clr Mur s a inside out1 is a Joyful Winner Bac k pagef7/p Dally Herald cow paddock publications a 143rd year a no 247 thursday june 18, 2015 big picture a local focus $1.00dist. 220 takes at truancy by buying software by Mecan Jones Man nos bad i by Horn id Tom hoping to reduce student absences and prevent chronic truancy before it starts bar ringtone area unit District 220 is adding a new computer pro Gram to track attendance and Contact parents of children who miss school frequently. School Board members voted 4 i monday to Purchase attention2att enhance to keep tabs on attendance and automatically Call email or Send a letter to parents when children Are absent. Quot it can do All three or just one or two a superintendent Brian Harris said. Quot this allows principals some latitude on How they will do it and they will follow up with a conversation so it s becoming a program with protocols officials said Barrington 220 is the first school District in Mil Nois to use the software which will Cost to too per school. The District has 11 schools and an Early Leal Ning Center. According to 2013-2014 attendance data More than 30 percent of District 220 sin dents missed More than to Days of school during that school year. A there is enough concern to consider going Down tins path Quot said school Board vice president Penny a Mier. While officials at the District s two Middle schools and Barrington High so Hoot speak with students who have three or More unix it used absences under state Law a Mier said the tracking software will help them Deal with absences before it reaches that Point. A it s hard to follow up on the ones who Aren t quite there yet that might need an Intel mention before it gets to the Point of truancy Quot she said Board member Angela Wil Cox cast the Only vote against the software Pun base "s3,500 per school does t sound excessive but when you add up the first year that s certainty the Cost of a teacher Quot she said. Quot some of us As parents think it s of to keep our Kinde Gartner at Home or go on an extended vacation when our work sends us out of town and to change that nil lure is ii attendance data does not improve a Mier said Lite District could opt out of the three year contract without a penalty of effective and attendance int hmm by just i percent the distract could receive voodoo of additional state Aid said Undy Jaskowiak. Assistant superintendent for educational programs and assessment. It would Start Early in elementary bet a use the trends Stait there and tin attitudes begin there and consist t of Muon Adon Woof i he Able to reinforce it Quot Laskov uak said. Building to House disabled rejected aldermen wary of parking by Christopher Piai i k a plan it no woman on the 10 it will happen in 2020, now to choose who it will be a Page 10 route extended a free rally tickets for $1,500? supporters of a proposed apartment build ing in downtown i is Plaines say it would allow people with physical disabilities to live Inch pen Dently. But a majority of the i its Iki Ermen and some neighbors argue their s not enough parking. Aldermen this week rejected plans Foi the live Story 40 unit building at vol Iran Elm ave proposed by Over the Rainbow Assoria lion an Evanston based nonprofit that manages eight similar properties in Chicago and the suburbs. Five out of eight City Council members denied the organizations request for variant is that would allow Ila pro Jei i in Pun eed As proposed Lite group sought permission to have 35 parking Spates not the to required by t try code and to build on a lot of 22,000 Square feet instead of 28,000 Square feet. In March the Council approved a zoning change from commercial to residential that allowed Over Lite Rainbow to submit its plans to the City. Officials with lilt association say the build ing need til the parking that City code recommends since Many of the people who would live there Don t drive. But some aldermen wondered what would become of the building were its intended use to change. Any variances for parking would expire if a new owner came in. Quot i m concerned about the future and ii this building changed bands or is sold or used for a different purpose we re extremely Short on parking a said 5th Ward Alderman Jim by Madhu Krishnamurty a Krishnamurty those Quot free tickets to the Black Hawks Celebration rally at Soldier Field Well some budding entrepreneurs were trying to Hawk them for As much As $1,500 on Ebay. Tickets were gone within minutes of being made available online at noon wednesday leaving Many fans empty handed. Some griped that the ticketmaster. Com site froze. Others quickly made offers on social Media to buy tickets. Many vented their frustrations. Quot i be been staring at the ticket master countdown for the past four hours said Josh Jenkins of Elgin. Quot As soon As the timer ran out everything loaded properly. I answered the Security questions and then waited see rally on Page 8 the weather forecast for the City source acc weather 5 am 7 am 8 am 9 am 10 am 11am noon 65 67 69 71 74 76 77 today in sports Dietz enjoy this while it lasts the players sure Are. But there a no Way pm Stan Bowman can keep this team together. Rozner Patrick Sharp May be done Here in Chicago but the pro sure did overcome a Tough year to Shine in the end. Watch today for rally coverage United Center i Washington blvd i Madison St i i. Monroe Silt i in re a two lib Parade Start 10a.m thursday r a end a cd 90 i 94 r00si be it re rally scheduled Aller Parade at Soldier Field Blackhawk Parade and rally Road closures Start at 8 . Bijj source City of Chicago the Stanley cup forever hit ago Art Institute train bus options Metra and the Cia i Are adding routes for the festivities but you should still i expect delays. Page 8 Brian Arndt and Joe Regalado Are among the suburban residents who be quickly commemorated the Champion Blackhawk with tattoos. Page 9 on sunday special Section to keep on the Hawks see reject on Page 4 airlines reject shrinking size limit for carry on a business Elena Ferrarin Tuburi a standouts finding peace Success with horses the first time Jake mama Nils put on a Riding helmet As a 5-year-old, he screamed and screamed in protest. Letting Jake who has autism to approach a horse and get on its Back was quite a feat too. A it was just like my heart was pounding so much i can t even think inside my brain a the 19-year-old Barrington resident said of his first experience with Hippo therapy a form of occupational therapy with horses. But everything changed As soon As Jake straddled the powerful animal. He was so entranced he calmed Down almost instantly recalls his Mother Stacie. That was the beginning of a deep passion for Jake who moved on to therapeutic rid my and has since become such a skilled rider that he earned a spot on the . Equestrian see standout on Page 6 i. I i i i k i k to i it la v k i i Boul or i n ii 11v hoi Jill i oui Jake Mcmanus 19, with his horse Harry. A Lake Barrington resident and student at Barrington High school Jake is the youngest member of the special olympics . Equestrian team that will compete at the world games next month. ? weather t rain on your Parade Hawks Are so done with lightning. To. Fiat k of business i i Hur at Tai it Mush Index Comus 5 4 Horoscope 5 7 it noes 5-2 editorials i 12 tiers i 14 tint urn 3 3 help wanted 6 i a diets 3-2 Dazzles 5-4 huh Ohhi Mumm. A in Fei amp Jim a of h awarded first place in Community service by Inland press association a

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