Downers Grove School District 58 will launch a community engagement process this winter to obtain input from parents, staff, community members and students. The process is designed to obtain broad guidance for a new Strategic Plan that will help inform the District’s plans for the future. District 58 stakeholders, including […]
The District 58 Board of Education held its regular business meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017. Highlights from the meeting include updates on enrollment planning, strategic planning process and the 1:1 Chromebook program in 7th grade, among other updates and action.
The sixth annual Reading Games registration will open on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017 at 8 a.m and close Sunday, Oct. 29 at 9 p.m. The Reading Games is a free and fun district-wide reading competition for District 58 students in grades 3-8. It will take place March 10, 2018 at O’Neill Middle […]
Parents will receive a letter the week of Oct. 9 containing their child’s fall assessment results. Depending on each student’s age/skill level, parents may receive results from the Measures of Academic Progress (MAP), ACCESS, PARCC and AIMSweb assessments. Assessments are important to ensure students are reaching learning targets. These tests are called summative assessments and provide raw data on how much of a certain subject or material students learned successfully over the course of a quarter, semester, school year or school career.
Downers Grove Grade School District 58 will again be well represented at the Illinois Music Education Association’s (ILMEA) upcoming music and jazz festivals next month.
Parents can learn about revisions to their students’ quarterly report cards during three information sessions this fall. The changes were made last year and are being implemented this fall.
Downers Grove Grade School District 58 continues to be recognized for its outstanding communications and recently received state recognition for its video production.
The District 58 Board of Education held its regular business meeting on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017. View the agenda and presentation links. Highlights from the meeting include: 2017-2018 Budget Hearing The Board discussed and then voted to approve the 2017-2018 legal budget. View the 2017-2018 Budget. Flag Salute and Presentation: […]
All Downers Grove District 58 parents are invited to a presentation by Noah Rachlin on helping children learn resiliency. Sponsored by Henry Puffer School and the Puffer-Hefty PTA, the presentation will be held Monday, Sept. 25 at 6:30 p.m. at Herrick Middle School, 4435 Middaugh Ave, Downers Grove, IL. […]
Oktoberfest needs volunteers! Help out at the Downers Grove District 58 Foundation’s Oktoberfest and get free admission. The popular family event, now in its 4th year, will feature traditional German fare and beverages. The festival will also offer a Kids Zone, kids karaoke, a high school brat-eating contest, a high school donut-eating contest and community entertainment.