Photos and Stories

Opening day photo gallery

We visited Fairmount, Hillcrest, Indian Trail, Pierce Downer, O’Neill and Whittier on opening day and found families seeing their children off to school, teachers meeting their new students, classrooms organizing supplies, students getting to know each other and classes jumping into learning.

Whittier new playground

After five years of fundraising and promoting by the Whittier PTA, the Whittier School playground was completed this summer. Here are some photos of the fun on the new playground. Thank you Whittier PTA and school community for your efforts!  

Pierce Downer sisters write, produce and perform musical

Pierce Downer sisters write, produce and perform musical

Downers Grove’s Lincoln Center was abuzz with music and entertainment on Friday, July 14. That evening, a group of Pierce Downer students debuted “Middle Notes,” a musical entirely written, choreographed and directed by Pierce Downer incoming sixth graders Malini and Pallavi Fisher. The dynamic cast and crew comprised about 20 […]

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