Volume I | May 2019
Parent Update
Summer is almost here! Please read below to find out the latest information and to preview what's coming in the 2019-20 school year.

In an effort to keep everyone informed going forward, in the months of May, September, November and February, we will be sending out an electronic newsletter. The e-newsletter will also be archived on the District website.
Congratulations Class of 2019 Graduates!
Click on the photos to see the top 10 college choices of Class of 2019 grads!
Curriculum Alignment
Department Chairs, APIs, Principals, and Dr. Baker have been meeting at least twice per month to lay the groundwork for Curriculum Alignment/Strategic Goal 1. The six flexible learning days on the 2019-20 school calendar will support this work.

Weekly Student Attendance and Grade Reports
Beginning in August, every Thursday parents will receive emails with their student’s current grades. 

Proposed Calendar Changes for August 2019
2019-20 School year calendar changes go to the Board on June 3 for approval. 

2020 Residency & Registration
For families whose residency has not been electronically verified, documentation is due June 13. Families needing assistance with this process can attend on-site events planned for June 11 and June 18 at Central and June 12 and 19 at South. For those whose residency has been verified, registration begins in early July. Click on the following link for specific 2020 residency and registration information.

D86 Awarded Grant from Sprint's
1Million Project Foundation
Sprint's 1Million Project Foundation seeks to provide devices and wireless service to one million high school students whose schoolwork is adversely impacted by internet connectivity problems.

Honoring the 2018-19 Retirees
The Board of Education will honor this year's retirees at the June 3 Committee of the Whole meeting. Congratulations to the following retirees for their years of service.

Certified
Thomas Dorrance | Central | 32 years
David Fetty | South | 31 years
Ed Formanski |Central | 26 years

Support
Margo Kincaid | Central | 21 years
Barbara Manuzak | Central | 22 years
Tom Rocco | South | 21 years
Future Ready Facilities
Summer 2019 Construction
This summer, the District is focusing on the completion of all “B” priority roof, site, and wall items that were identified on the 10-year life safety audit. Read about the projects taking place at Hinsdale Central and South.