District 181 will begin enrolling 2018-19 registrants for its three and four year-old preschool program on January 16, 2018. Preschool tours are being offered January 8 and 10 by appointment.
D181 teacher Deanne Tomanovich and her family were chosen as the recipients of the 2017 Katharine Van Dusen Sylvester Service Award bestowed by the Board of Trustees for The Community House.
D181 teacher Laura Duffy has been named the Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year for the Northeastern District by the Illinois Association of Health, P.E., Recreation, and Dance.
The District 181 Board of Education is welcoming the input of all stakeholders to help inform the selection of an incoming superintendent. An online survey will be open through December 21, and focus groups will be held December 11 and December 13.
Walker School 4th graders recently had the opportunity to participate in an in-school field trip featuring concepts related to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).
Author Sean Connolly recently visited The Lane School to speak with 4th and 5th graders about writing and his newest title, The Book of Massively Epic Engineering Disasters.
Prospect School recently welcomed family members to attend a unique "informance" event in music class. Parents, grandparents, and other special guests joined their Prospect kindergartner for an informational performance - "informance" - to learn more about what their children have been working on in music and then engage in the activities alongside them.
Thirteen Hinsdale Middle School students were recently congratulated for their performance in "Box" - a vignette play by Lindsay Price about how people handle the "boxes" imposed upon them because of their gender, race, peer pressure, parent pressure, and other influences.
Hinsdale Middle School students in the Animal Advocates Club recently visited the Hinsdale Humane Society (HHS).
Community Consolidated School District 181 congratulated Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer Mohsin Dada on achieving the Administrator of School Finance and Operations (SFO) certification through the Association for School Business Officials International (ASBO).