The District 205 Foundation surprised teachers by awarding over $95,000 in Thiems Grants this year. Click here to read more.

Design Day at Field

Students at Field Elementary participate in Global Design Day on May 6, 2019.

Jackson NORA project

Students at Jackson Elementary participated in The Nora Project for the first time this year. Click here to read more about their experience.

Bryan Career Day

Bryan Middle School students heard from professionals in a variety of fields on Career Day.

Emerson Conservation Club Group Photo

The students in Emerson's Conservation Club led a successful campaign to "Ban the Straw" in D205 lunchrooms. Read more here.

Hawthorne Kindergarten Students

Our students are staying focused in the last few months of school!


Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 is a national leader in future-ready learning. The District currently serves more than 8,000 students who reside primarily in the City of Elmhurst and small portions of Oak Brook, Bensenville and Addison.

Two Fischer Students

Early Childhood and Elementary Schools

Churchville Technology

Middle Schools

York High School


District News

The Food Services Department would like to remind parents and guardians who use auto-pay for their MySchoolBucks account to turn off the auto-pay service for the summer, especially for graduated seniors. If you do not stop or pause this function, MySchoolBucks will continue to take money out of MySchoolBucks accounts over the summer break. Thank you!

Calendar Events



iPad & Chromebook to Student Ratio


Elmhurst District 205 Graduation Rate


Students involved in an extracurricular activity or athletics at York High School


Languages Spoken by D205 Families


referendum approved in 2018 to build two new schools, improve safety and security, provide the space for all-day kindergarten, and add future ready learning spaces at all schools.


raised by D205 Foundation since 1989


new Manufacturing Program and Business Incubator lab opens at York High School


 D205 teachers with advanced degrees


sports programs, both cut and non-cut, offered to students each season