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The Board of Education held a Workshop Meeting to discuss a new Strategic Plan and its potential focus areas and a timeline. The current Strategic Plan from 2017-23 is retiring.

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District 58 is pleased to announce that after Spring Break, we will begin using the Raptor Visitor Management System in all of our schools to strengthen our program of campus safety for students and faculty.

Beauty is reading to the Beast

O’Neill Middle School students are set to perform Beauty and the Beast Jr. on March 20 and 21. This year’s musical production features a large group of students, 35 in the cast and 40 on stage crew.

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The District 58 Board of Education will hold a Workshop Meeting on Monday, March 20, 20...

7 board members

The District 58 Board of Education held a Regular Meeting on Monday, March 13, 2023, at...

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Downers Grove Grade School District 58 invites families to register their student(s) for the 2023-24 school year using the District’s PowerSchool Enrollment system. The District asks all returning students to please register by Tuesday, April 4.

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The District 58 Board of Education will hold a Regular Business Meeting on Monday, March 13, 2023, at 7 p.m. at the Downers Grove Village Hall.

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The March 8 issue of Communicate 58 features news about April assessments, the move to universal full-day kindergarten next year and plans for a new visitor management system to enhance safety in our schools.

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Dear Families and Staff, Due to updated weather forecasts, District 58 plans to hold...

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The District continues to monitor the winter weather storm prediction for Friday, March 3. A decision will be made by tomorrow at 7:00 a.m. regarding tomorrow’s schedule.

Kindergarten students posing for photo

The Board of Education at its meeting on Feb. 27 approved a full-day kindergarten program for the 2023-24 school year, ending the tuition-based OKEEP full-day program.

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The District 58 Board of Education held a Special Meeting and Curriculum Workshop on Monday, Feb. 27, 2023 at O’Neill Middle School.

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Do you know a District 58 employee who has made a positive difference in your life? Consider nominating that individual for a Distinguished Service Award!

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The Board of Education on Feb. 27 appointed Elizabeth Ehrhart as the new assistant superintendent for curriculum and instruction. She will begin in July 2023.

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Summer School Registration is now open. The District is offering three Summer School sessions and the Extended School Year program. Registration deadlines vary depending on the session.

The District 58 Board of Education will hold a Special Meeting/Curriculum Workshop on M...

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Communicate 58: Feb. 22, 2023

February 22, 2023

The Feb. 22 Communicate 58 features information on the upcoming Curriculum Workshop/Special Meeting, nominations for the Select 58 Service Awards for Eighth Graders and more!

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Board Briefs: February 2023

February 16, 2023

The District 58 Board of Education held a Regular Meeting on Monday, Feb. 13, 2023 at Downers Grove Village Hall.

O'Neill middle school principal appointment

Ms. Humphris will replace current Principal Matt Durbala, who will retire this June.

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The Education Foundation invites all eighth graders to consider applying for a Select 58 Recognition Award, now through March 10. Learn how!

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The District 58 Board of Education will hold a Regular Business Meeting on Monday, Feb. 13, 2023 at 7 p.m. at Downers Grove Village Hall.

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Communicate 58: Feb. 8, 2023

February 8, 2023

The Feb. 8 Communicate 58 features facility visioning, annual Legislative Breakfast, PTA Reflections and much more!

green apple holiday 2022 recipients

Congratulations to the 36 District 58 staff members who earned 42 Green Apple Awards this past holiday season!


The Illinois PTA will review each student’s work of art and announce those entries advancing to the national level of PTA Reflections this spring.

facility visioning follow-up survey

The survey will share the same topics presented at the in-person facility visioning meetings and ask for your open-ended feedback.