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
SCHOOL HOURS
First Bell:
Classes:
 
8:15 am
8:20 am - 3:25 pm

Welcome Back!

  • Picture Day is Monday, September 8

    Order forms were sent home on Friday, August 29th. Please return the completed forms to your child's advisor as soon as possible.

  • Central School Clubs for 2014 – 2015

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

  • On Time Arrival

    Arriving late to school is a problem because it impacts the student who is late to class, the teacher instructing class and the other students engaged in the learning process. The Central School staff value teaching time and make every effort to use the time allotted in the most productive ways. We are asking that both parents and students make every effort to arrive to school on time. In advance, we thank you for your attention to this important expectation.

  • 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.
    • 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, use the right lane only on Greenwood Avenue.
    • Move your car as far south...LEARN MORE »

  • Parent/Student Handbook Verification

    Please print and fill out the following document and have your child return it to his/her advisor by September 12th. This form serves as confirmation that you have reviewed our Parent/Student Handbook.

    Form
    Link to Handbook

  • Bring Your Own Device

    As a reminder, students 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 grades 6-8, 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

  • Fifth Grade Go-To-School Night

    Our fifth grade Go-To-School Night is scheduled for Tuesday, September 2nd. The schedule for the evening is as follows:

    6:15-6:25   Special Education (by invitation only)
                      Mrs. Saini and Mrs. Weiner- Room 204

    6:15-6:25   Accelerated Math Program (by invitation only)
                      Mrs. Branstrom- Room 124

    6:30-6:45   Welcome from Dr. Mollet (all parents)
                      Misner Auditorium

    6:50-7:20   Advisory                        Classroom
                      AuBuchon/Campbell/Thorngren TBD
                      Darcy/Gonzalez             210
                      Bauhs/Tolzien                208

    We look forward to seeing you at Go-To-School night....LEARN MORE »

  • Grades 6-8 Go-To-School Night

    Dear Parents,

    A reminder to join us for our 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Go-To-School Night!

    Thursday, September 11 at 6:30 p.m.


    During this evening, you will visit each of your child’s classes, including lunch. The evening will begin with Advisory at 6:30. During advisory, you will meet your PTO representative and receive a schedule and a map of our school. At 6:40, you will be dismissed to your child’s first period class. Each period will last seven minutes, allowing teachers to detail important elements of his or her program. You will have a four-minute passing period, just like your son or daughter.

    Please remember to visit all classes, and if you have trouble locating a room,...LEARN MORE »

  • Interscholastic Sports Procedures

    The information below pertains to our interscholastic sports program and tryout dates. As a reminder, our student athletes must provide a medical release before participation. The Fall Sports Letter and medical release are posted below.

    7th-8th Grade Girls’ Volleyball          August 27-29
    6th-8th Grade Soccer                       September 2-4
    5th-8th Grade Cross Country           September 2

    Fall Sports Letter
    Medical Release File

  • Practice Logs for Band & Orchestra

    Here are the links for the band and orchestra practice logs this week (8/26 - 9/1):
    Band Practice Logs
    Orchestra Practice Logs

  • Security in our Schools

    Welcome back to the 2014-2015 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 »

  • PTO Lunch Options

    Ordering for MARLA'S LUNCH, Glencoe's new lunch program is now open. Support your children and our schools by participating in the PTO's LARGEST fundraiser of the year!
    Ordering is easy! Go to Marla's Lunch (https://marlaslunch.orderlunches.com/ ) to begin the ordering process.
    Click on Register in the top right corner
    Use the School Password - TGS290
    Create an account and register your children.

    Questions? Please contact Marla (312-320-4049 or via email: marla693@yahoo.com) with food or policy questions.

    MENU for FIRST SESSION:
    Mondays: Once Upon A Bagel Grill Specialties
    Tuesdays: New York Slices Pizza
    Wednesdays: Potbelly Sandwiches an Salads
    Thursdays: Bella Via... LEARN MORE »

  • Join the PTO and Order Your Membership Directories

    Become a member of the Glencoe PTO today. We can only continue to bring your children the fabulous programming and curriculum enrichment with the funding provided by your membership dues and generous donations. Please visit the PTO Store and join in. Update your contact information to be published in our annual directory and join the PTO online: http://www.glencoepto.org/pto-store.php. The deadline for information submission to us is September 5th. Any questions, contact Laura Schwartzbach at las25@aol.com.

  • Directory Cover Art…Due September 15th

    Show your school spirit and enter our 3rd Annual School Directory Cover Artwork Contest. The winning artwork will become the cover of this year's PTO directory! Please bring your entry to your school's office by September 15th. Click here for entry form and details.

  • Placement Information 2014

    Within the Family Access portion of our website, we are pleased to share all class placement information online. The class list information will be made available on Friday, August 15th. You may download the parent letter here. All additional opening of school information will be posted on the school websites. We look forward to welcoming our students to the new school year!

  • 2014-2015 School Year Calendar

    The Board of Education has approved the 2014-2015 school year calendar. The following is a one page listing of major events for school year 2014-2015, Calendar Highlights.

  • Bus Registration

    It is time to register for 2014-15 school year bus service. Beginning with the 2014-2015 year, parents are required to register and pay on-line. Please click here to go to transportation section of our website.

    Your completed registration information and fee must be received by the Business Office/postmarked no later than Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Registrations, other than those for Park District ONLY, received/postmarked after Wednesday, May 28, 2014 will be subject to a late fee of $50.00 per student. Please note that financial assistance is available to those who qualify.

  • Superintendent Search

    After 17 years of service as the Superintendent of School District 35, Dr. Cathlene Crawford is retiring in June 2015. The Board of Education (BOE) has begun the process to find her successor. The selection of the next Superintendent of Schools is one of the Board’s most important duties and the Board vows to provide a search process as comprehensive, transparent, and thoughtful as possible.

    We invite you to share your views and suggestions throughout the search process. If you have specific comments or questions to share with the Board of Education you may email us at Supt_Search@glencoeschools.org.

    Selection Timeline

    Accomplished:
    • January 2014: BOE benchmarked processes and... 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 »

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District Events

Central School Bell Schedule

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Supply Lists

You may download our 2014-2015 grade level supply lists below:
Kindergarten
First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade
Sixth Grade
Seventh Grade
Eighth Grade

Green Tip - Go Green Glencoe

Visit the new Go Green Glencoe site. Go Green Glencoe welcomes all village residents who care about the natural environment and sustainable living. Sign up for their e-newsletter for ongoing information.

Sign for District 35 eNewsletter!

Sign up for our weekly newsletter! You will receive information regarding District 35 as well as news from South, West, and Central School.

Sign Up Now!

Resources

  • 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 2014-15 student fees online! Click link to access Fee Information. All via credit card.

  • Transportation
    Register for the 2014-15 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.