• We Care for our World - 2/25

    Mark your calendar and save the date! Please join in our 6th annual PTO sponsored We Care for our World event. February 25th from 5:00pm - 6:00pm at SOUTH SCHOOL for our K-4 families. Students will have the chance to make snack packs, create school supply cases, and recycle shoes to share with others. Click here for the details. We thank the Glencoe PTO for their sponsorship of this event.

  • Erin’s Law in our Schools

    As a result of the recently passed Erin’s Law, all Illinois schools are to implement a program addressing sexual abuse prevention at the elementary level. To address the requirements of Erin's Law, our social workers have worked diligently to prepare sexual abuse prevention lessons using age-appropriate books, role plays, discussions, and activities. Please watch as specific updates will be shared with parents prior to these lessons in our Kindergarten through 6th grade classrooms. Each school will also follow-up with additional resources and tips for parents after the classroom lessons have been completed.

  • GJHP Presents Shrek

    The Glencoe Junior High Project (GJHP) is pleased to present the musical production Shrek the Musical, based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks film that started it all, brings the hilarious story of everyone’s favorite ogre to life on stage. Tickets will be available for sale online beginning 1/17, visit www.gjhp.org. Walk up tickets sales will be available in the Central School lobby on the following dates:

    Monday 1/26 10:00am - 2:00pm
    Tuesday 1/27 10:00am - 2:00pm
    Monday 2/2 10:00am - 2:00pm

    Day of Performance Sales will be in the Misner Lobby, 1 hour before performance time, if available.

    Thursday, February 5, 2015 @ 7 pm
    Friday, February 6, 2015 @ 7 pm
    Saturday,... LEARN MORE »

  • Go Green Glencoe Movie Series

    Go Green Glencoe is hosting a movie and speaker series in conjunction with the Glencoe Library. Mark your calendar and join in for three top rated environmental movies - the first showing is on February 10th. Click here for the details.

  • 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.

  • Safety and Security in Our Schools

    This information was sent to parents as a means of clarifying the recent work of District 35 and the Board of Education in providing a safe and secure learning environment for our school community.

    In January 2013, the Facilities Committee, a Board of Education subcommittee responsible for maintaining and enhancing District facilities, held an open meeting to discuss District 35’s safety and security practices. One outcome of this meeting was the recommendation that the Board hire independent professional firms that specialize in school safety and security to perform safety audits for the District.

    In March and April 2013, the District engaged three outside firms to conduct thorough and... LEARN MORE »

  • Collections Across our Schools

    With the support of our 8th Grade Executive Cabinet, we have added three collections across our schools (in addition to the CapriSun & TREX in place). You can help raise money for the school and charities chosen by the students. This year the list of charities includes the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, American Cancer Society and Autism Speaks. You or your children can bring the following items to South, West or Central and deposit them in the receptacles by the front offices.
    • Food for Funds Collection of Grand Food receipts
    • Box Tops for Education Collection
    • Pop Tab Collection
    • Capri Sun juice pouches (through TerraCycle)
    TREX plastic bags and plastic wrap
    Click here to read the... LEARN MORE »

  • 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 »

  • Superintendent Search

    Dear Parents:

    After 17 years of exemplary service as Superintendent of our District, Dr. Cathlene Crawford is retiring. The Board of Education has completed a very thorough and intensive search process, including reviewing applications from numerous superb educators and interviewing a highly qualified pool of internal and external candidates.

    We are very pleased to announce that effective July 1, 2015 Dr. Catherine Wang will assume the role of Superintendent of Schools, Glencoe District 35.

    Dr. Wang began her career in the Glencoe School District as Director of Technology (1996-1998), and has since served as West School Principal (1999-2002), South School Principal (2002-2009), 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


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.