USD #116 Ask Me – Q&A page


Dr. Owen, Superintendent of Urbana School District #116 and his Tiger Staff are looking to answer your questions about Urbana Schools, education in general, blogging as the superintendent, and the weather! Ask your question here! Answers will be posted below.  If you have a questions that needs an individual response, please include your name and contact information (phone and/or email).  Names and contact information will not be published with the questions on the web site.


how so you file a FOIA request?

File a FOIA, FOIA, Freedom of Information Act - 9. February 2018

A: Thank you for your question. Information regarding how to file a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) can be found here:USD #116 Freed of Information page.

whats the login for skyward?

1. February 2018

A:  Thanks for your question.  Skyward can be accessed using this link:Skyward Access. If you need additional information concerning username or login, please contact

When is the Spring play?

1. February 2018

A:  Thanks for your question.  UHS Theatre will present their winter offering, Noël Coward’s Blithe Spirit, February 14 through 18 at the Cobb Memorial Auditorium at Urbana High School.  The show will start at 7:00pm on Feb. 14, 15, 16, and 17, and a matinee starting at 2:30pm on Feb. 18.  Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students.

I still can’t get into Skyward. When will that be available again?

12. December 2017

A:  Thanks for your question. We appreciate your patience while we worked through our technology issues with Skyward Family Access (Web and Mobile) and the USD web sites. Skyward Family Access has been restored and is available for use.  You can login using the link on the USD #116 District web site or the link below.:  

how can I obtain a staff members email address to send them a professional note

8. December 2017

A:  Thanks for contacting USD #116.  You may email if you are looking for a staff member’s email address that is not one of your student’s teachers.  If the staff member is your student’s teacher, their email can be found in the Gradebook portion of Skyward Family Access.  

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