October 24–November 19, 2021. All District 205 students and families are invited to help fill holiday food boxes by bringing their donations of nonperishable food to their local schools October 25–November 19, 2021. The donations will be picked up, packed, and delivered to families on Saturday, December 11. Each year the vast majority of food delivered comes from the schools! Too busy to shop? UCCA will have an online donation component of the food drive as well. More details to come!
Per Dr. Campbell’s email yesterday, voluntary in-school COVID testing is set to begin at Jackson November 1. This is just one part of safely keeping our students in school. If you choose to allow your child(ren) to participate, please fill out this form. For more information about the program, please review the FAQs.
COVID Booster Clinic Nov. 5
District 205 is pleased to offer a booster clinic on Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 from 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. for those wishing to have a booster of the Moderna COVID vaccine.
Who is Eligible:
The booster clinic is open to the public. Click here for the CDC/ FDA rules on booster shot eligibility.
Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 - 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
York High School Auditorium
Advanced registration is required. Please click here to sign up.
They will be offering the Moderna vaccine on this date (If you have been vaccinated with a Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson and Johnson vaccine, you may be boosted with a Moderna vaccine).
What to Bring With You:
Be sure to bring your COVID Vaccination Card, a copy of the signed consent form (available from the registration), and your insurance card.
District 205 families have the exclusive opportunity to watch the Chicago Wolves on November 7th game @ 3pm and support Foundation 205. Each ticket is $25 and includes a Wolves hat and the chance to get on the ice after the game and make a shot on the Wolves mascot! Tickets available now. Tickets can be purchased through this link or PDF flier.
January 8th, Friday at 11:30 - 1:00pm, on Zoom (Meeting ID: 844 4089 5454, Passcode: 833161).
Start the new year off right by learning about the creative, fun, and engaging summer options (many virtual) for your student(s) this year. Our guest, Jill McCall, Chairperson of the PTA Council's Elmhurst District 205 Summer Recreation Open House (SROH) will fill us in! Guest, Leslie Weber, D205 Director of Curriculum and REACH Coordinator, along with a vibrant group of REACH parents, stand ready for some valuable Q&A time as well. Open to all D205 parents. Please join us!
Can't make the meeting? You can find minutes soon afterwards, on our website.
SERG Parent Webinar - State of D205 Special Education Services. D205 Student Services Administrators and our new Superintendent will present improvements and plans for this school year. Hear from administrators who handle K-5, 6-12, York, Outplacement as they answer:
What improvements have been made over the last 18 months?
What improvements are your area's top 2-3 priorities for this school year?
Elmhurst Music Boosters (“EMB") is a parent organization established to support the development of the District 205 music students in grades four through eight. Founded in 1978, EMB works in cooperation with the district’s music staff to provide young musicians with an enriching and rewarding musical experience.
EMB raises money for music scholarships for deserving band, orchestra and choir students as well as providing financial aid to students in need of assistance. An annual social event is provided as a way of rewarding students for their hard work and dedication.