COMMUNICATIONS

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

62 NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

February 22, 2021
Dist. 62 Expands Summer School Offerings
Des Plaines Elementary School Dist. 62 hopes to mitigate at least some of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its students by offering expanded summer school options this year....

February 3, 2021
District 62 Announces Online Registration
Des Plaines Elementary School Dist. 62 is now hosting online registration for all families, including incoming students...

January 28, 2021
TiBIO Launches the iBIO STEM Kit Program to Support High-need, Low-income Students
The Illinois Biotechnology Innovation Organization (iBIO), dedicated to inspiring the next generation of innovators and helping restore America's leadership in technology education, today announced the launch of iBIO STEM Kit...

January 27, 2021
Maine East High School could become COVID-19 vaccination site for educators
As Maine Township High School District 207 officials wait to learn if Maine East High in Park Ridge will be a COVID-19 vaccination site, volunteers are being sought to help with operations...

ANNUAL REPORT

The 2020 annual report to the community accomplishes a great deal as the district navigated through Year 2 of our five-year Strategic Plan. As a reminder our five-year plan includes a vision, mission, values and five goals that will help us define the future of District 62.

In June of 2018, the Board of Education adopted a strategic plan with the involvement and engagement of staff, students, parents, community members and business leaders.

STRATEGIC PLAN

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.

CREDITS: AUDIO & VISUAL - DAN CHIANELLI AND PABLO SANDS

FAMILY & COMMUNITY

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.

AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

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 Volunteers

Middle School Students You Should Know

Illinois Chapter of the School Public Relations Association

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OFFICE OF COMMUNITY RELATIONS

Jennifer Tempest Bova
Director of Community Relations
bovaj@d62.org

Please contact Kathy Ryan, Administrative Assistant, via email ryank@d62.org, (847) 789-5102.