Patrick Twomey

Community Forum on Cuts
6:04 pm
Tue November 12, 2013

No Shortage of Ideas for Macomb Schools

Erin Easterling (left) looks on as her idea is added to one of the lists.
Credit Rich Egger

The Macomb School District asked for – and received – plenty of community input to help close a budget gap for next year.

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Western Illinois Schools
3:40 pm
Mon September 23, 2013

New Athletic Conference on Hold

Macomb Junior-Senior High School
Credit Rich Egger

Plans to start a new athletic conference in western Illinois will be delayed by at least a year.

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Budget Deficit
5:45 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Macomb Schools Seek Input on Cuts

Macomb High School
Credit Rich Egger

The Macomb School District will hold a pair of community forums this fall as it grapples with a budget shortfall.

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Patrick Twomey
6:34 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

New Macomb School Supt Hits the Ground Running

Superintendent Patrick Twomey
Credit Rich Egger

Dr Patrick Twomey feels he was well prepared when he took over as the head of Macomb School District 185 on July 1.

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New Superintendent
9:11 pm
Wed February 27, 2013

Twomey Hired to Lead Macomb Schools

Dr Patrick Twomey is all smiles after being hired as Macomb school superintendent
Credit Rich Egger

The new Macomb School District 185 superintendent won’t wait long to begin work.

Dr Patrick Twomey will start in Macomb on May 1 as assistant superintendent before becoming superintendent on July 1. Twomey said this will allow him to work with retiring Superintendent Dr Alene Reuschel.

“This will give us an opportunity professionally to spend a little bit of time together during that transition time to make it as smooth as possible, which will do nothing but benefit the kids of the district,” said Twomey.

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