Troy Schools news round up

2/14/2018, 7:52 a.m. | Updated on 2/14/2018, 9:11 a.m.
Find out what's happening in Troy School District 30-C this week with our news round up!
Photo attached: The 2018 Troy Spelling Bee winners are, from right, First place winner Emmanuel Zamoras, 7th grade; Second place winner Angela Conde, 7th grade; and Third place winner Ivan Chen, 6th grade. Submitted photo

Troy Spelling Bee champs named

This year’s Troy Community School District 30-C Scripps Spelling Bee champions have been announced. First place went to 7th grader Emmanuel Zamoras, Second place went to 7th grader Angela Conde, and Third place went to 6th grader Ivan Chen.

The students are from Troy Middle School and William B. Orenic Intermediate School.

The competition went more than 20 rounds before the first place winner triumphed. Emmanuel Zamoras will continue to the Will County Spelling Bee, which will be held at Lockport East High School, on March 7.

Judges for the bee were Troy Superintendent Dr. Todd Koehl and Director of Curriculum and Assessments Kristin Johnson. Sponsors of the Spelling Bee are Troy teachers Shari Pagel and Sheryl Kubistal, and the pronouncer was teacher Emily Semplinski.

Coffee with the Superintendent to be held at Troy School District 30-C

Troy Community School District 30-C will host "Coffee with the Superintendent" on Thursday, March 1, 9-10 a.m. at the Don D. Bacon Administration Center, 5800 W. Theodore Street, Door 10, behind Troy Middle School.

The event will be an informal time to drop in and meet Superintendent Dr. Todd Koehl for a chat or to ask questions about the district. Troy Executive Director of Finance and Operations, Elaine Colombo, will be there, as well. This will be the second of two coffee events with administrators the district will host this school year.

The event is open to parents, community members and staff. There is no structured agenda, and those interested can drop in any time during the hour. Coffee and donuts will be served. For additional information, call the Troy District Office at (815) 577-6760.


Dr. Todd Koehl

Photo attached: Troy Community School District 30-C Superintendent Dr. Todd Koehl

Preschool Open House scheduled at Troy School District 30-C

What: Troy School District 30-C Preschool Open House

When: Saturday, Feb. 24, 10 a.m. OR Wednesday, April 18, 5:30 p.m.

Where: Troy Cronin Elementary School, 210 E. Black Road, Shorewood. Park in front of building and enter Door 2.

For whom: Parents of children who will be age 3 or older by September 1, 2018.

Details: A one-hour tour of the classrooms and an opportunity to learn more about our exciting preschool program.

For additional information: Visit Troy’s website at www.troy30c.org, then select the Quick Link to “Troy Preschool Program.” Or call Troy Cronin at (815) 577-7314.