District News

Welcome from Superintendent Dr. Cremascoli

Dear District 58 Parents, Welcome back to school! District 58 teachers and staff eagerly await the arrival of our students next week, and we look forward to another productive year of learning and discovery! Parents will receive an email on Thursday, Aug. 25 after 4 p.m. with their child’s teacher […]

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District publishes 2016 Annual Report

Downers Grove Grade School District 58 invites the public to read the 2016 Annual Report to the Community. This annual report highlights the District’s achievements from the 2015-16 school year, with stories featuring the District’s curriculum, special programs, technology, budget, maintenance projects, partnerships and more. A special two-page spread, called […]

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Highlights from the Aug. 8 Board meeting

The District 58 Board of Education held its regular business meeting on Monday, Aug. 8, 2016. Highlights from the meeting include: Superintendent’s Report: Hillcrest Playground: District 58 is incredibly proud of the community’s collaborative efforts to bring DuPage County’s first all-accessible public school playground to Hillcrest School. The playground’s grand […]

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Hillcrest will open the first all-accessible public school playground in DuPage County on Aug. 17

Hillcrest School will open the first all-accessible public school playground in DuPage County during a ribbon-cutting and grand opening celebration on Wednesday, Aug. 17 at 6 p.m. at Hillcrest School, 1435 Jefferson Ave., Downers Grove. “Owen’s Playground” is the result of a two-year collaborative community effort. Downers Grove Grade School […]

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District offers free preschool and developmental screenings

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 […]

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Highlights from the July 11, 2016 Board meeting

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 […]

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Congratulations, Green Apple recipients!

Congratulations, Green Apple recipients!

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 […]

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One Second Per Day in District 58 video

One Second Per Day in District 58 video

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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