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2016 Distinguished Service Awards ceremony

The Education Foundation of Downers Grove District 58 hosted its Distinguished Service Awards ceremony on Monday, May 2 at Ashyana Banquets. This ceremony annually honors those District 58 employees who exceed expectations and serve as inspirations to their community. The 2016 DSA winner in the Staff Category is Nancy Mueller, instructional […]

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District 58 middle schools finish up impressive winter sports seasons

Herrick and O’Neill middle schools recently finished busy winter sports seasons! Notably, Herrick’s seventh and eighth grade boys’ volleyball teams both clinched first place in the DMVA conference tournament championship! In addition, the seventh grade boys finished their season undefeated and in first place. The eighth grade boys finished 8-2 […]

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Author Fest 2016

Author Fest 2016 is in full swing this week! Four popular children’s authors —  Laura Huliska-Beith, Chris Rylander, Liesl Shurtliff and Tom Watson – have been visiting several District 58 schools. Parents, don’t miss out! Author Fest concludes with a public Book Sale and Signing on April 15 from 6:30-8 […]

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Congrats Janette Syverson, 2016 Teacher of the Year

The Downers Grove Elementary Education Association is pleased to announce the 2016 Teacher of the Year: Janette Syverson, seventh grade science teacher at O’Neill Middle School! Congratulations, Janette! Union leaders surprised Janette with the announcement this morning during a faculty meeting. Teacher of the Year judges selected Janette for this honor […]

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Select 58 eighth graders awarded for service

Downers Grove Grade School District 58 celebrated this year’s Select 58 recipients at a formal awards banquet at Herrick Middle School on Wednesday, April 6. Select 58 is an Education Foundation of Downers Grove District 58 program that honors eighth graders who provide outstanding service to their school and community. […]

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