On May 2, 2017, the District 181 Board of Education unanimously approved the employment of Brandon Todd as Principal of The Lane School, effective July 1, 2017.
As part of a biennial process, the District 181 Board of Education is seeking parent and community representatives to join its Finance Committee. Application materials are due Friday, May 5.
Registration is now open for the third and final installment of the 2016-17 Community Speaker Series - "Screenagers" - a two-hour event being hosted at The Community House (Hinsdale, IL) on Tuesday, May 2 at 7:00 p.m. and on Wednesday, May 3 at 9:30 a.m. Space is limited; registration is required.
The District 181 Foundation and The Community House's Ly Hotchkin Arts Program are partnering together to jointly host an exhibit of artwork created by D181 students in kindergarten through eighth grade. More than 100 pieces will be on display at The Community House beginning Monday, May 1 at 12:00 p.m. and daily from 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. through Friday, May 5 when it closes at 12:00 p.m.
Hinsdale Middle School Social Studies teacher Shannon Donovan is one of 25 individuals selected to participate in a six-week summer course in Rome, Italy.
District 181 is welcoming all community members to a one-hour presentation on how to support language and literacy for preschoolers and toddlers. The event takes place Tuesday, April 18 at the District's Administration Center, 9:30-10:30 a.m. No registration is needed.
Fifth graders from The Lane School recently performed a spring concert for families and special guests. This year's concert theme was "Through the Years."
Both Oak School and Walker School in District 181 were able to bring science concepts to life for their second graders through a visit by the DuPage Children's Museum Lab R.A.T.S. (Radical Approach To the Subject).
Elm School first graders welcomed their families to the school for a student-led "Tour of D.C."
All community members are encouraged to attend the third annual West Suburban Consortium for Academic Excellence (WSCAE) Student Art Expo taking place Saturday, April 29 at Oak Park's Cheney Mansion, 10am-4:30pm.