Skills USA Recognition 06.18.19

Joseph Gemini and Miguel Ortiz are recognized at the June 18th Board of Education meeting for their accomplishments at the State Leadership and Skills Conference.

FCCLA Recognition 06.18.19

FCCLA students are honored at the June 18th Board meeting for their performance at the State Leadership Conference.

Class of 2019

Congratulations to the Class of 2019!

Field Elementary Earth Flag

Field Elementary has earned an Earth Flag from DuPage County's SCARCE Program. Read more here.

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

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.

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.


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

At the June 18th Board of Education meeting, the Board heard an update from Mariann Lemke, Executive Director of Research and Program Analysis, and Ariana Leonard, Director of Language Acquisition, on the outcome of the first year of the Two-Way Dual Language Immersion program at Fischer Elementary.

In the first installment of the new online program "Elmhurst: Our Community", produced by the Community Bank of Elmhurst, Ken Bartels talks with Erin Jason, Business Development Coordinator at the City of Elmhurst and John Quigley, President and CEO of the Elmhurst Chamber regarding economic growth in Elmhurst and the impact of the successful $168.5 million referendum District 205 placed on the ballot for the community to vote on in November 2018.

York Community High School has named a total of 2,139 students to the second semester honor roll for the 2018-19 school year, based on their exemplary academic performance.

Students achieving a 3.5 or higher are recognized with High Honors and students achieving 3.0 – 3.4999 grade point average are recognized with Honors.

2019-2020 Calendar Graphic for District

We know that summer break just started, but for those looking to plan ahead, the calendar for the 2019-2020 school year is already available. This calendar has tentative Student Late Arrival dates, holidays and Parent-Teacher Conference Dates. Click here for a printable version and here for the calendar in Spanish.

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