Record number of WHS students taking AP classes
Wauconda CUSD 118 – District 118 reached a new high benchmark in 2012 with a record number of Wauconda High School students sucessfully completing college-level Advanced Placement (AP) classes and exams. This success is a direct result of our community's long-term committment to educational excellence.
Additionally, WHS recently had 44 students named as Illinois State Scholars. This distinction recognizes outstanding academic achievement based on ACT scores.
Congrats to CUSD 118!
Check out Wowbrary
Wauconda Area Library - Wowbrary is a nonprofit service that sends you free weekly emails featuring your public library's most recent acquisitions. We started Wowbrary because we were thrilled when we saw all the wonderful new books, DVDs, and CDs our local library acquires each week, and wanted everyone to discover how great their library is too.If you want to be "wowed" by our great new selections, please visit us at http://catalog.wauclib.org
Five Years for German Company with Wauconda Roots
This month marks five years since Wauconda-based Chamber member, Progressive Components formed AST Technology, based in Herford Germany. With four employees in Germany and eight in England, AST consists of engineers who consult to global companies such as UniLever, P&G, Nokia, and RIM, and this year expansion is growing to North America and Asia. AST's senior management is frequently in Wauconda, and enjoys our town's boating, dining, and musical offerings!