Please Take the Parent-Teacher Conference Survey
District 205 is asking parents of students in grades 6-12, who participate in the October Parent-Teacher Conferences, to complete a short survey following their conference experience in order to gather feedback and improve our process. The surveys... Continue
York Orchestras in Concert with Special Guests on October 14
On Wednesday, October 14, the York Cadet, Concert, and Symphony Orchestras, under the direction of Ray Ostwald, will perform with special guests, the Roosevelt University Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Emanuele Andrizzi. Also participating will b... Continue
International Walk and Roll to School Day, October 7
All students and families of elementary and middle schools in Elmhurst District 205 are encouraged to participate in the 2015 International Walk and Roll to School Day during the week of October 5th. Biking and walking to school can boost physical... Continue
Parent/Teacher Conference Information
Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held separately for all three levels of District 205 students this year. High School Conferences are Tuesday, October 6, from 4 to 8:30 PM and Tuesday, October 13 from 1:00 to 8:00 PM. As a result, there will be ... Continue
'James and The Giant Peach' Advanced Ticket Sales Begin October 8
York High School has been honored with the rights to produce and perform the very first high school production of the brilliant musical, James and the Giant Peach based on the children’s book by Roald Dahl. This musical features a captivatin... Continue
York Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalists/Commended Students
Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) recently announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 61st annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Among them are seniors Kathryn “Julia” Dierksheide, Ro... Continue
27 from York High School Named National AP Scholars for 2015
Twenty-seven York Community High School students have earned National Advanced Placement (AP) Scholar status in recognition of their exceptional achievement on last May’s AP Exams. An additional 142 were honored as an AP Scholar with Distinc... Continue
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The mission of Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 is to meet the educational needs of all students, challenging each to his or her full potential and ensuring a foundation for future success in life.
Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 will be a national leader in educating children of all backgrounds and ability levels, promoting high individual student achievement. The district will incorporate student-centered decision-making, the highest academic standards, best practices in education, the highest caliber educational professionals, and leading edge resources to ensure an equitable education for all and success in a global society.
Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 currently serves more than 8,000 students who reside primarily in the City of Elmhurst and small portions of Oak Brook, Bensenville and Addison. Approximately 93 percent of students live in Elmhurst with the remainder living outside of the City, but within the District 205 boundaries.