COMMUNICATIONS

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

62 NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

October 9, 2019
Des Plaines District 62 releases inaugural annual report
The inaugural annual report for Des Plaines Elementary School District 62 is now available online.

October 7, 2019
Dist. 62 Celebrates National Principals Month
Des Plaines School Dist. 62 formally recognized its school principals and assistant principals for their dedication to public education this October, designated as National Principals Month.

October 1, 2019
Dist. 62 Enrollment Increases For First Time In 5 Years
Enrollment is up in Des Plaines Elementary School Dist. 62 this year, according to 6th Day Enrollment figures from the district.

October 1, 2019
How Dist. 62 Schools Support Social Emotional Learning
Establishing safe, positive and productive work environments in Des Plaines Elementary School Dist. 62 schools has been a priority for administrators over the past year.

ANNUAL REPORT

The 2019 annual report to the community takes a closer look at the first year of our five-year strategic plan. 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.