Students and teachers returned to school on January 6, excited for the second semester of the 2021-22 year!

York INCubator Lab

Students in York's INCubator Lab meet with volunteer mentors from the community. The students and mentors are matched for the semester as students work on their business pitches.

BMS Band

The Bryan Middle School 7th and 8th grade band rehearse for their holiday concert.

Morning Circle at Field

A Kindergarten class at Field Elementary meets for their morning circle time, something they do every day to start the day!

Lincoln Construction 2021

The brand new Lincoln Elementary is on track to be completed by the 2022-23 school year. 

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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.

Fall 2021 Opening Plan

 

Churchville PLTW Class

Schools

Jefferson Kindergarten Class

Student Registration

District News

On Monday, December 13, 2021, parents and neighbors were invited to attend a meeting regarding our proposed designs for Fischer Elementary School. The proposed project includes the addition of four classrooms, library renovation, corridor improvements and ventilation upgrades. A video recording of that meeting is now available here.

On Thursday, December 9, 2021, parents and neighbors were invited to attend a meeting regarding our proposed designs for Jackson Elementary School. The proposed project includes the addition of a library media center, hallway improvements and ventilation upgrades. The video recording of that meeting can be found here.

Elmhurst District 205 congratulates Courtney Bison (Girls’ Tennis) and Lauren DeAngelis (Girls’ Cross Country) on their recognition from state athletic organizations. 

Coach Bison was named Coach of the Year in Class 2A by the Illinois High School Tennis Coaches Association (IHSTCA). Coach Bison will be recognized by the IHSTCA at their Winter Workshop in February 2022. 

Elmhurst resident Kate Knicker was named the new Executive Director of Foundation 205.  Knicker officially began her role on November 29, 2021. 

Kate has a master’s degree in Public Administration from Ohio State University and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Communications from Purdue University. She has spent much of her professional career in higher education fundraising and program development, including seven years working at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is also an Elmhurst resident, a District 205 parent and a volunteer with the Field PTA.

Middle School Students Recognized for ILMEA Participation

Students from Bryan, Churchville and Sandburg Middle Schools were recognized by the Board of Education at the January 11, 2022 meeting for their participation in the Illinois Music Education Association (ILMEA) District 1 Music Festival.

Calendar Events

DISTRICT 205 BY THE NUMBERS

1:1

iPad & Chromebook to Student Ratio

47

York Alumni inducted into the Dukes of Distinction Hall of Fame

75%

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

57

Languages Spoken by D205 Families

96%

Elmhurst District 205 Graduation Rate

$2M

raised by Foundation 205 since 1989

$115,000

rasied by Foundation 205's Community Response Fund to support students and their families

63%

 D205 teachers with advanced degrees

31

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