(9-24-18) The Upstate 8 made its decision today on expansion.
South Elgin Principal Brian Moran:
Schools have been notified today.
The Board of Control voted for Fenton HS to replace West Aurora beginning with the 2019-20 school year.
Fenton, currently a member of the Metro Suburban (Red Division), has an enrollment of 1,473. Fenton will be the second smallest member of the U8, Glenbard South is the smallest with 1,158.
- 2,263 – Glenbard East
- 2,673 – South Elgin
- 2,422 – Bartlett
- 2,079 – Larkin
- 1,158 – Glenbard South
- 3,904 – East Aurora
- 2,582 – Elgin
- 1,955 – Streamwood
- 2,051 – West Chicago
The Upstate 8 decided to bypass on DeKalb, the Barbs will now move their attentions to becoming a member of the DuPage Valley Conference.