Engaging families and the community as partners to support student success.


April 25, 2019
District 62 honored at association's Distinguished Service Awards luncheon
Community Consolidated School District 62 was among those school districts honored by the Illinois Chapter of the National School Public Relations Association on May 10.

May 07, 2019
25 Iroquois Community School Students Inducted Into National Junior Honor Society
Last month, 25 students from Iroquois Community School in Des Plaines became members of the Paul W. Jung National Junior Honor Society chapter.

students at Orchard Place plyground

May 01, 2019
Dist. 62 Honors Business Partners, Volunteers
Both business partners and volunteers were honored by the Des Plaines Elementary School Dist. 62 Board of Education during its regular meeting April 15.

April 30, 2019
Des Plaines District 62 swears in new board members, chooses president
Des Plaines Elementary School District 62 seated board members Tina Garrett, Beth Morley and Kelly Morrissey for four-year terms at Monday's board of education meeting.


The five strategic plan goals identify 13 priorities for the district to assess and analyze. Beginning this fall, the district action plan committees will study and define next steps.


Our district and its schools are the centers of the community. As such, the district believes that community engagement and collaboration between our staff, parents and residents are pivotal to the success of our students. The district has a volunteer program in place designed to strengthen partnerships between schools and our communities while preserving and enhancing educational opportunities for all students within the school district.


The district prides itself on the accomplishments of its staff and students as well as the contributions of our families and residents who volunteer their time to the schools.

Winter Card Contest

Distinguished Service

Middle School Students You Should Know

Illinois Chapter of the School Public Relations Association


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Jennifer Tempest Bova
Director of Community Relations

Please contact Kathy Ryan, Administrative Assistant, via email, (847) 789-5102.