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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
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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