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The Class of 2020 was celebrated on Saturday, June 20 with a car parade.

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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.

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Notice is hereby given by the undersigned President of the Board of Education of Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 that the location of the August 11, 2020 regular meeting of the Board of Education has been changed from the District 205 Administration Center, 162 S. York, Elmhurst 60126, to York High School, 355 W. St. Charles Road Elmhurst, IL 60126, due to storm-related power interruptions at the D205 Administration Center. 

In accordance with the notice previously posted and set forth below, the Board members will be physically present at the meeting location, but members of the public may be present and participate only by electronic means. The times and agenda for the meeting remain as previously posted and as set forth below.  

At this time, we are experiencing inconsistent WiFi service district-wide. The following campuses also are currently without electricity and phone service:

  • The D205 Administration Center
  • Edison Elementary School
  • Hawthorne Elementary School
  • Jefferson Elementary School
  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • Sandburg Middle School
  • Churchville Middle School 

The York High School campus is fully operational at this time.

The D205 Board will meet on August 11 to discuss potential solutions, including a possible delay to the start of the school year. August 11 is a regularly scheduled meeting for the D205 Board of Education. The session will be live streamed via YouTube at 7 p.m.

Elmhurst District 205 and the District 205 Board of Education received 354 public comments in advance of the August 6, 2020 Board of Education meeting. The meeting began at 6:30 p.m. and comments were read in person for one hour until the board went into closed session at 7:30. 

All comments submitted can be viewed here.

Parent responses related to remote learning and busing as well as schedule preferences for students with IEPs were due on Friday, July 31. The community expressed an overwhelming desire for starting the 20-21 school year with in-person instruction. The results can be accessed here.

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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