District 35 is partnering with the New Trier Township schools to offer parents a Technology Boot Camp. This is your chance to learn about the apps and devices your child is using at school. Additionally, we will discuss the best way to set limits and provide structure for your child at home.
This is a conference-style event and parents will choose from three one-hour breakout sessions presented by township teachers and staff. The Technology Boot Camp will be hosted at the New Trier Northfield Campus on October 25 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM. This is a wonderful opportunity to learn valuable skills and network with fellow parents.
In the coming weeks, you can expect more detailed... LEARN MORE »
On Sunday, September 21st at 2:00pm, we conducted a test of the Glencoe School District Instant Alert system. This is the system used in the event of a school closing or emergency. Please contact Roseanne Nelson at email@example.com or 847-835-7816 if you need to update your telephone number(s) or e-mail.
We are pleased to share a new section of our website with a quarterly focus on a curricular topic. Learn more about our initiatives and consider ideas to strengthen the home|school connection to our learning outcomes. Our first segment is focused on the Common Core State Standards. Click here to access the site.
New Trier has approved a Referendum which will appear on the November voting ballot. The Referendum, if successful, will provide funds for facilities improvements at the school which has not been renovated since the 1950's. Many people would like to see what the facilities improvements will impact and also many people have questions. New Trier will be offering tours on the following dates and times:
• Saturday, September 20th 10am, 11am, 12pm ... Presentations and tours on the hour
• Thursday, October 2nd 7pm ... Presentation and tour
• Thursday, October 14th 7pm ... Presentation and tour
• Saturday, October 25th 10am, 11am, 12pm ... Presentations and tours on the hour
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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 »
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.
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.
• January 2014: BOE benchmarked processes and... LEARN MORE »
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 »
Rosh Hashanah - No School
Thursday, September 25, 2014
FAN Presents Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 7:00pm
Saturday, October 4, 2014
Board of Education Meeting
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 7:00pm
Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 2:00pm
Columbus Day - No School
Monday, October 13, 2014
Picture Make-Up/Retake Day
Thursday, October 16, 2014
GEF Monster Dash
Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 9:00am
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.
Visit the GEF website to see what’s new, order your commemorative school brick, or get the latest info on GEF highlights.
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 connects parents with parents, schools and community to help them raise emotionally healthy kids.
Check out all the fun and engaging programs and special events this season for all ages in Glencoe.
Enjoy weekly updates and information through the Glencoe PTO website!
Enjoy updates and information on special programs through the Glencoe Public Library!
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.