272Kids to host Open House Sept. 20


AMBOY — Members of the 272 KIDS committee are opening the doors of Amboy Jr. High to the community from 5 – 7 p.m., on Sept. 20, for an open house.

Committee members and school officials will be available to discuss the $15.8 million General Obligation Bond question that will be on the ballot Nov. 6, 2018.

Open house attendees can view preliminary drawings of the proposed new junior high school and extension to the current high school. In addition, tours through the current junior high will be offered to highlight the challenges facing teachers and students each day.

More information about the bond question and the proposed addition can be found at Amboy272KIDS on Facebook. Additional open houses are scheduled for 4 – 7 p.m., on Oct. 24, and from 3 – 5 p.m., on Nov. 4.

272 KIDS (Knowledge, Infrastructure & Development for Students) is a committee of parents and community members working to better education for students attending Amboy Schools.