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2011-03-03 15:46:00

ELGIN, Ill., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fox River Country Day School (FRCDS) is pleased to announce they will receive the "State School of Character Award" for 2011 from the Character Education Partnership on Monday, March 7th at 2:45 p.m. An independent, non-profit school, FRCDS is one of two schools statewide to win the award and the only school in the Chicagoland area; the second school is in Collinsville, IL. The educators at FRCDS utilize a total immersion program of character...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.