School Board Members Day, November 15th, is an occasion to recognize board members who serve as unpaid volunteers for the benefit of the students and the community. They act as the front-line education advocates providing a local voice and vision for the district by putting in place the educational priorities of area residents. Recognize your school board members and fellow partners in education excellence on November 15—Illinois School Board Members Day.
Just a reminder that there is no school on Tuesday, November 8th. This is a mandated holiday in Illinois for Election Day. Also this week, no school on Friday, November 11th in observance of Veterans' Day. Classes will resume at their regular scheduled time on Monday, November 14th.
Reminder, this Friday, November 4th is a School Improvement Day. All students will have early dismissal. CJHS will dismiss at 11:00 a.m., lunches will not be served. K-2 buildings will dismiss at 12:30 p.m., 3-5 Buildings will dismiss at 12:40 p.m. Lunches will be served at all K-5 buildings. No Early Childhood classes on this day. Classes will resume at their regular scheduled time on Monday, November 7th .
Please join us for the District 86 Trunk or Treat at CJHS today from 4:00-5:30! 🎃👻🍭
Thank you to all of the parents that joined us for Parent Teacher Conferences last week! If you weren't able to make it or haven't done so yet, please take a few minutes to complete our Parent Survey here: https://sites.google.com/epd86.org/d86parentsurvey2022/home
District 86 will host a community-wide trunk or treat at CJHS on Sunday, October 30th from 4:00-5:30. District staff and community organizations will be there with their trunks open for all costumed children - ages birth through 8th grade - to participate! We'd love to see you there!
Just a reminder that Parent Teacher Conferences are taking place today and tomorrow! Please contact your child's school with questions. Today, CJHS dismisses at 11:00, K-2nd grade buildings dismiss at 12:30 and 3rd-5th grade buildings dismiss at 12:40. There will be no school tomorrow.
Congratulations to the Wildcat Softball Team on their Sectional Championship!
Don't forget! Early Childhood Screening takes place on Monday, September 12th at Shute School for those with an appointment.
Tonight our K-2 Meet Your Teacher will take place from 3:30-6:00 pm. Join us at Armstrong, Shute and Wilson anytime during the time listed for this Open House type event. See this link for more information: https://5il.co/1flb3
Student class lists and bus lists will be posted at your child's school building beginning today at 4:00 pm. This information can also be accessed through your Family Access account in Skyward. As a reminder, the first day of attendance for students will be Wednesday, August 17.
K-2 Meet Your Teacher will take place on Tuesday, August 16th from 3:30-6:00 pm. Join us at Armstrong, Shute and Wilson anytime during the time listed for this Open House type event. See this link for more information: https://5il.co/1flb3
Registration for the upcoming school year is right around the corner! Returning Students online registration is from Monday, July 18-Tuesday, August 2nd. New Student Registration is one day, Tuesday, August 2nd at CJHS from 12-6:30pm. For more information go to the district website at www.epd86.org
For those who are not able to attend in person tonight, we will be live-streaming the CJHS 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s2UXwWsVkR0 The stream will begin at approximately 6:30pm.
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Interested in filling an open seat on the EPD86 Board of Education? Today is the last day to submit your letter of interest and resume. More information can be found here: https://www.epd86.org/article/723693
The Early Childhood Education Program at EPD86 is accepting applications through May 11th. Check out this article for more information: https://www.epd86.org/article/719795
Are you a 5th-7th grader looking for a fun summer opportunity? Make sure to check out the STEM Academy information in the news article on the district website!
If you know you will be moving over the summer, please contact your child's current school as soon as possible. Early notification helps us determine what school your child will attend, which helps us make needed adjustments to our staff. Thank you!