Downers Grove Grade School District 58 announces that it will offer several free preschool and developmental screenings throughout the 2016-17 school year. These screenings can identify young children who may have developmental delays and who would benefit from special education before starting kindergarten. Screenings can also identify children who might […]
The District 58 Board of Education held its regular business meeting on Monday, July 11, 2016. Highlights from the meeting include: Spring Learning Data Update: District presents spring MAP and AIMSweb data Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum & Instruction Dr. Matt Rich reviewed data from this spring’s Measures of Academic Progress […]
District 58 congratulates teachers and staff who received an Education Foundation Green Apple Award between January-June 2016. Each Green Apple Award was accompanied by a donation to the Education Foundation, which will be used to help fund next year’s Teacher Grants. Learn more about the Education Foundation at www.58foundation.org. Julie Batkiewicz, Henry […]
Thank you for a fantastic year of learning and growing, District 58! We invite you to revisit the school year in this very special video, One Second Per Day in District 58. This video captures one second of each school day this year in District 58, with a few “bonus” days […]
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Downers Grove Grade School District 58 congratulates all students who participated in the 2016 Illinois Young Authors Conference Contest. This annual writing program invited students to write an original story and submit it to their classroom teacher. Each school selected one manuscript to be featured at the Illinois Young Authors […]
TED Talks are short speeches that convey big ideas. Brené Brown on vulnerability. Ken Robinson on education. Kate Cesario on empathy. Yes, we mean Kate Cesario, the 10-year-old girl who attends Whittier School. Kate recently won the regional “Celebrate America” immigration essay contest. The American Immigration Council invited Kate to an […]
Looking for educational and entertaining summer activities for the kids? Downers Grove Grade School District 58 will once again offer its dynamic Summer School and Extended School Year programs for families. Registration is open through Friday, April 29. To register for Summer School online, please visit https://www.dg58.info/SummerSchool. Scroll down to […]