620 Greenwood Ave.
Glencoe, IL 60022
Dr. Ryan Mollet, Principal
Mr. Eddy Kim, Assistant Principal

Office: (847) 835-7600 | Fax: (847) 835-7605
Nurse: (847) 835-7640
Absence Line: (847) 835-7801
First Bell:
8:15 am
8:20 am - 3:25 pm

Fall Music Festival

  • Dinner Tickets for 6th Grade Concert on Sale Now!

    Please join us on Tuesday, December 15th at the 6th Grade Dinner and Band, Orchestra and Chorus Concert at Central School! An Italian Dinner will be served at 6:15 followed by the concert at 7:00. Dinner tickets are on sale now for $8.50 at the PTO Store. All student musicians and their guests must have tickets to enjoy the dinner. Dinners must be ordered by Friday, December 4th. Dinner tickets will not be available at the door!

  • iPad Initiative at Central School

    We are pleased to open the school year with our 1:1 iPad initiative in place for our 7th and 8th grade students. Each student has been assigned a school-owned device to be used at school and home for the 2015-2016 school year. Student iPad orientation occurred in the summer months to allow students to have their ipad ready for the opening day of school. Please review the link below for additional details on our initiative and the user agreement.

    District 35 iPad Guidelines

  • Central School Clubs for 2015 – 2016

    Please click here for a list of Central School's clubs. There is no need to register.

  • Traffic Procedures

    Morning Drop-Off Procedures:
    • On Greenwood Avenue, form one car line on the right side and remain in this line until your child exits the vehicle.
    • Once in front of Central School, all children should exit on the right side of the vehicle.
    • Students can be dropped off at any point along the front of Central School, regardless of the door students use to enter the building.
    • Do not drop-off on South Avenue between Greenwood Avenue and Grove Street
    • Vehicles should enter the left lane and proceed south on Greenwood Avenue when departing.
    • Do not use or block the fire lane or leave cars unattended.

    Afternoon Pickup Procedures:
    • When picking up children from Central School,...LEARN MORE »

  • Late Lunches and Forgotten Materials

    Late lunches dropped off by a parent or caregiver will be accepted until 10:30 each day. At 10:30 late lunches will be delivered to the cafeteria. No other lunches will be delivered to the cafeteria. As a reminder, we have sandwiches available for students who forget their lunch.

    Also, students are not permitted to use the office phone to call home for forgotten materials. If a parent elects to bring forgotten materials, please be sure that each item is labeled, left on the table in the vestibule, and that your child is aware of the delivery. The Central School office will not notify students of late drop offs.

  • Bring Your Own Device

    Our “Bring Your Own Device” program during the 2015-2016 school year is for students in grades 5 and 6. As a reminder, students in these grades are able to bring a laptop computer or a tablet to school to use for educational purposes only. Please remember that this program is optional and students are NOT required to purchase a device. If a student wishes to participate, he or she and a parent must sign a permission slip. For students in grade 6, if a permission slip was already signed, a new one is not necessary. Permission slips can be found below and returned to the Central School office.

    Permission Slips

  • Interscholastic Sports Procedures

    The information below pertains to our interscholastic sports program for grades 7 and 8. As a reminder, our student athletes must provide a medical release before participation. The schedules, medical release, and basketball tryouts are posted below.

    Boys' Basketball Schedule Updated 11.23.15
    Girls' Basketball Schedule Updated 11.23.15
    Medical Release File
    Basketball Tryout Letter Updated 10.20.15

  • Practice Logs for Band & Orchestra

    Here are the links for the band and orchestra practice logs this week:
    Band Practice Logs Week 6
    Orchestra Practice Logs Week

  • Food for Funds Receipts - Due 12/11

    The Eighth Grade Executive Cabinet collects Grand Foods receipts, pop tabs and General Foods Box Top’s and uses the proceeds for charity. Your 2015 receipts from Grand Foods can be turned into the drop-box that can be found at each school by Friday, December 11th. Please take time to share the receipts so we may benefit from the funds. Pop tabs and box tops will be accepted in the school offices as well. We appreciate your time to collect these items and help us make a difference in our world.

    Thank you,
    8th Grade Executive Cabinet

  • Learn how science instruction is changing in Glencoe!

    We are excited to invite parents to learn how the alignment and implementation of the Next Generation Science Standards has changed science instruction in Glencoe. It’s definitely not the way we learned science when we were in school. Click here to learn more at our Curriculum Corner.

  • 2015-2016 School Year Calendar

    The Board of Education has approved the 2015-2016 school year calendar. The following is a one page listing of major events for school year 2015-2016, Calendar Highlights.

  • PTO Directory Access Still Available

    If you have not yet paid the $10 access fee for the 2015-16 directory, you will not be able to access the PTO's online directory. It's not too late to purchase access! You can purchase directory access by going to www.schooldirectoryupdate.com from a desktop computer. Can't find your login information or need help? Please email GlencoePTOdirectory@gmail.com. More information can be found on the PTO website (http://www.glencoepto.org/Directory-App-Instructions.php)

  • Security in our Schools

    Welcome back to the 2015-2016 school year! We thank parents and visitors for following these security procedures when you visit our schools.
    All visitors are asked to present a valid drivers license or state ID to enter the school each time they visit. This identification information will be stored in our system and scanned through the national registries at each visit.

    All visitors will be issued an orange lanyard that should be worn in a visible location while in the school. When exiting the building please return to the main office, sign-out and collect your license/ID.

    Please enter and exit the schools through the main office only. Staff and students are instructed to refrain from... LEARN MORE »

  • Required Medical Forms

    Please note the following medical record requirements for public schools. Should you have questions, please call the school nurse (South School: 847-835-6440, West School: 847-835-6640 and Central School: 847-835-7640).

    Illinois law requires proof of an eye examination by an optometrist or physician who provides complete eye exams be submitted as a child enters kindergarten or is new to an Illinois school. The exam must be completed within one year prior to your child beginning school. All forms must be turned in by October 15th. Download the EYE EXAM form here.

    All children in kindergarten, sixth grade and new to the district must provide the school with documentation of a completed... LEARN MORE »

  • New Lunch Ordering Session is Open

    Buy lunch, save time & support the PTO!
    There are many new options for lunch. Place your order today: http://www.glencoepto.org/lunch-program.php

    Monday - Once Upon a Bagel (with new Chicken Noodle Soup) – Sushi is now available every Monday!
    Tuesday - New York Slices with Marla’s fruit parfaits
    Wednesday - Little Red Hen and homemade minestrone soup from The Grand
    Thursday - Italian favorites from Bella Via and Mexican food from La Casa de Isaac and even matzoh ball soup!
    Friday - Potbelly’s every week and alternates including Chef Phil’s BBQ sandwiches, Chin’s Chinese

Central School Calendar    VIEW CALENDAR

December 2015

 Download Central Calendar iCal File

District Events

Central School Bell Schedule


Supply Lists

You may download our 2015-2016 grade level supply lists below:
First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade
Sixth Grade
Seventh Grade
Eighth Grade

Green Tip - Bring Your Own Bottle

Bring your own bottle! Americans spend up to 10,000 times more per gallon for bottled water than they do for tap. What can you do?
Save money by investing in a reusable water bottle, such as a BPA-free stainless steel bottle or an aluminum bottle.

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  • Release of Student Information
    The school district may release directory information regarding students to be used in compiling the student directory. Please refer to this file for additional information and the steps to follow should you request your child's information is not released.

  • Residency Requirements
    Please refer to this file for the required documents to establish student residency.

  • Student Fees
    Pay for 2015-16 student fees online! Click link to access Fee Information. All via credit card.

  • Transportation
    Register for the 2015-16 Bus Service on line! Click link to access Bus Registration information.

Community Resources

Family Service of Glencoe

Family Service of Glencoe offers programs and services that strengthen families and our community including professional and affordable counseling services for children, adolescents, couples and families, and much more.

Glencoe Educational Foundation

Visit the GEF website to see what’s new, order your commemorative school brick, or get the latest info on GEF highlights.

Glencoe Junior High Project

To learn more about how your child can participate in Social Service activities, attend social events or participate in the play, please visit our website.

Glencoe Parent Connection

Glencoe Parent Connection connects parents with parents, schools and community to help them raise emotionally healthy kids.

Glencoe Park District

Check out all the fun and engaging programs and special events this season for all ages in Glencoe.

Glencoe PTO

Enjoy weekly updates and information through the Glencoe PTO website!

Glencoe Public Library

Enjoy updates and information on special programs through the Glencoe Public Library!

Glencoe Youth Services

GYS is a non-profit community social service agency which provides recreational, educational and social service opportunities to high school aged youth living in New Trier Township. For more information about programs, leadership opportunities and drop in center for teens 8th-12th grade located in Glencoe visit our website.