As staff and students return to learning this fall, they will find a newly designed website for School District 58. The move is part of the goal to improve communications with families, staff and greater community.
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Earlier today, all Illinois school districts received updated guidance from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) regarding the reopening of schools. This new guidance addresses a number of points including managing ill students and/or staff, face coverings and PPE and their use in special situations, how to identify close […]
The District 58 Board of Education held a regular business meeting on Monday, August 10, 2020 at the Downers Grove Village Hall and via YouTube livestream. View the agenda and presentation links and access the meeting video. Highlights from the meeting include: Discussion: Return to Learn Plan Update Superintendent Dr. […]
The Downers Grove Grade School District 58 Board of Education on Aug. 10, 2020 appointed Lauren Hartelius as Behavioral Support Systems Coordinator. She will begin Aug. 17. Hartelius joins District 58 with 12 years of direct experience teaching students with emotional disabilities in the Kendall County Special Education Cooperative. She was […]
Here are details regarding the specific attendance hours for onsite learning as well as a preview of the Aug. 10 Board of Education meeting, which will be held at 7 p.m.
Dear Families, I hope you are enjoying your day. After reading our Return to Learn Plan, emailed to you on Monday, we recognize that you may have additional questions. This is a reminder that we will hold a YouTube Live event tonight (Wednesday, Aug. 5) from 5-6:30 p.m. The […]
Dear District 58 Families: I hope you had a wonderful weekend and thank you for all of your patience as we navigate this unprecedented time as a community. As promised, here are the details about the opening of school for 2020-21 in a document we are calling the Return to […]
Last evening at a special meeting, the District 58 Board of Education reviewed scenarios for student learning for the 2020-21 school year and moved ahead with two options.
The District 58 Board of Education will hold a special meeting on Thursday, July 30 at 5:00 p.m. at the Downers Grove Village Hall, 801 Burlington Ave. Under Governor Pritzker’s guidelines for Phase 4, a limited number of seats will be available for the public to attend the meeting in person. The public is strongly encouraged to participate in the meeting remotely.
Board Briefs: July 2020 Dear District 58 Community: While this edition of Board Briefs summarizes the July 13 regular Board meeting, please note that the Board of Education is scheduled to meet again in special session on July 30 at 5 p.m. to further consider the specifics of a fall […]