DuPage Back to School Fair for Low Income Families is August 5
The 25th annual Back to School Fair, held for DuPage County families living on low and reduced incomes, will be located at the Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park on Wednesday, August 5, from 11 AM to 6 PM. This is an opportunity for families to meet ... Continue
Comcast Offers Internet Essentials to Low Income Families
In an effort to close the “digital divide,” Comcast is partnering with Chicago area municipalities and school districts to spread the word about its Internet Essentials program that provides affordable access to the Internet, refurbish... Continue
New Immunization Requirement for 6th and 12th grade Students
Per the Illinois Department of Public Health, beginning with the 2015-2016 school year, any child entering the 6th grade shall show proof of having received 1 dose of meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV4) prior to the beginning of school. The fir... Continue
Focus 205 Community Engagement Initiative - Join the Conversation!
Beginning in September 2015, Elmhurst District 205 is launching an exciting new Community Engagement Initiative - Focus 205. This project is a collaborative conversation between the community and the school district, facilitated by ... Continue
Lunch Account Balances Migrating to MySchoolBucks - September 1
August 31, 2015, will be the last day District 205 families may check lunch balances and make food service payments to the Revtrak Webstore. Beginning September 1, lunch payments and balances will only be made and viewed through MySchoolBucks, a d... Continue
2015-2016 D205 Mobile Learning Implementation (MLI@205)
Elmhurst District 205 is pleased to announce that in 2015-2016, under the Mobile Learning Implementation (MLI@205), each student in grades 6 through 12 will have access to a computer in every class (1:1 computing). While this is an ... Continue
Summer Enrollment Hours
Is there a new family in your neighborhood? Please let them know that families should enroll new students beginning Tuesday, July 7 at the District 205 Center. Information about documentation needed for enrolling students can be found on... Continue
Free Summer Meals Available Through the Hunger Hotline
This summer, when school is not in session, children ages 18 and under (or disabled persons of any age) may receive healthy, free meals at summer food sites. This program is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and administered by the I... Continue
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District 205 Foundation
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.