Rab and his Friends

“Rab and his Friends” (1859) is a short story by Scottish writer Dr John Brown. It was very popular in the 19th century and often considered John Brown’s best, or at least most well known work. Even though short in length it was often published as a single volume with illustrations.
The title character ‘Rab’ – the Lowland Scots form of ‘Rob’ – is “a huge mastiff” dog. He is described as being “old, grey, brindled, as big as a Highland bull”, as well as being extremely loyal and loving.
“Rab and His Friends” is a simple story which includes an insight into how John Brown’s teacher and employer, Doctor James Syme, taught and operated. The other main characters are Rab, a ferocious mastiff dog, his owner, James Noble, a carter or carrier by trade, and the carter’s ailing wife Ailie. Set in Edinburgh in the 1830s, the story begins with a fight between Rab and a bull terrier which Brown, the narrator

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, watches as a teenage boy. Six years later, Brown is a medical student at Minto House Hospital and has maintained a friendship with Rab and James, the laconic carrier. One day

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, James arrives at the hospital with his wife Allie, who is found to have advanced breast cancer. Following an operation, Allie dies, attended by James and Rab. Not long after Allie’s funeral, James dies too, and the carrier’s business is sold, along with James’s horse and dog. A chance meeting between Brown and the new owner reveals that Rab the dog had to be killed

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, because he wouldn’t let anybody near the horse out of loyalty to James. The story ends with the faithful dog’s funeral.

Lincolnshire-Prairie View School District 103

Lincolnshire-Prairie View School District 103 is an elementary district located in Lincolnshire Lake County, Illinois, in suburban Chicago. The school district serves approximately 1,800 students from the communities of Lincolnshire and Prairie View and portions of Buffalo Grove, Vernon Hills, Mettawa

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, Riverwoods and Lake Forest. Students attend Laura B. Sprague Elementary School (K-2), Half Day Intermediate School (3-4) and Daniel Wright Junior High Schools (5-8). Students from this district later attend Adlai E. Stevenson High School also located within Lincolnshire.
The instructional program for students focuses on skill development in core academic areas that include reading/language arts, math, science and social science

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. The curriculum envelops social/emotional learning, as well as national educational technology standards. Furthermore, the curriculum provides students with learning opportunities in physical education/health, fine arts

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, foreign language, and family and consumer studies. Students also benefit by having instructors assist classroom teachers through the Enrichment Learning Model (ELM).[citation needed]
The 2008 Illinois District and School Report Cards, based on results from the Illinois Standards Achievement Tests (ISATs) administered in March 2008, confirm recognition of District 103 as one of the highest academically performing elementary school districts in the state.
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.S. Department of Education: All three District 103 schools have received national recognition for excellence in education as a Blue Ribbon School.
National Board Certification: Twenty-two District 103 staff members have achieved this recognition from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.
2009 Bright Red Apple Award for Educational Excellence: District 103 is 1 of 14 elementary districts in Lake County to receive this recognition by SchoolSearch.
2008 SchoolSearch Bright A+ Award: District 103 is 1 of 10 elementary districts in Lake County to earn this distinction for academic excellence.
2008 Academic Excellence Awards: District 103 schools received this distinction as Illinois Honor Roll Schools.[citation needed]