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Attendance

24-Hour Attendance Line
630-617-2337

2019-2020

Hours

Main Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Attendance Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:25 a.m. -3:25 p.m.

(7:30 a.m. - 8:18 a.m. B/O/C)

Parent Links

Announcements

3/21/19

Office Contacts:

Fehrenbacher, Linda
Principal lfehrenbacher@elmhurst205.org
Gail, Jeff
Assistant Principal jgail@elmhurst205.org
DeMare, Lucy
Lead Secretary ldemare@elmhurst205.org
Nelson, Susan
Assistant Secretary snelson@elmhurst205.org
Tansor, Rosanne
Nurse rtansor@elmhurst205.org

Staff


IMPORTANT DATES

Mar 20 Late Arrival 9:58 AM No Before School Band/Orchestra/Choir
Mar 25  Spring Break Begins - NO SCHOOL
April 1 Spring Break Ends - School Resumes
April 3 Late Arrival 9:58 AM No Before School Band/Orchestra/Choir
April 5 Term D Ends
April 19 Non-Attendance Day - NO SCHOOL
April 24 Late Arrival 9:59 AM No Before School Band/Orchestra/Choir
May 8 Late Arrival 9:58 AM No Before School Band/Orchestra/Choir
May 27 Memorial Day - NO SCHOOL
May 29 8th Grade Activity Day
May 30 8th Grade Promotion Day
Aug 5 7th and 8th Grade Walk Through
Aug 6  6th Grade Jump Start Morning 9:00 am-11:00am (incoming 6th grade only) 
  6th Grade Student and Parent locker set up time 11:00am - 2:00 pm

News

3/19/19

Calling all teens seeking job and volunteer opportunities!

What: Elmhurst Commission on Youth Teen Job and Volunteer Fair

When: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Wednesday, March 20th

Where: York Community High School - Commons 355 St. Charles Rd. Elmhurst, IL 60126

The Elmhurst Commission on Youth, along with its participating event partners, is dedicated to ensuring that qualified individuals have the opportunity to connect with Elmhurst area establishments seeking employees and volunteers. Partnering organizations include: Elmhurst Park District, Elmhurst Public Library, Elmhurst YMCA, The Kiwanis Club of Elmhurst, Elmhurst Junior Women’s Club, and District 205.

Job Fair questions may be directed to Patty McKernan at 630-878-7622 or patricia.mckernan@att.net. Volunteer Fair questions may be directed to Kim Brigman atbrigmankb@yahoo.com.

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3/18/19

D205 is pleased to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website on April 1, 2019. When families return from Spring Break, they will experience the updated look and feel of the main district website as well as all 13 school sites.

Originally created in 2007, our current sites received a much needed refresh and contain several great new features including:

  • ADA Compliance Through AudioEye®
  • Modern Design & Branded Look
  • Better Organization & Streamlined Content
  • Improved Navigation and Search Functions
  • Flexible, Responsive Design to Any Device
  • Find it Fast and Familiar Drop Down Menus
  • News and Events
  • Quick Links & Parent Resources
  • Calendars

Take a moment on Launch Day, April 1, 2019, to navigate around our new district and school websites. If you have any questions or comments regarding the content contained on the new website, info@elmhurst205.org. Our website will always be a work in progress. We will continue to make updates regularly in order to continue to share the great happening in our schools.

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3/15/19

Dear Parents/Guardians,

Project Lead The Way classes will be available this summer for middle school students that were not able to fit them in their elective schedule. These introductory courses in engineering and computer science will run for 5 weeks. The maximum course size is 25 students, though additional students may put themselves on a wait list. The course details are as follows:
Cost: $170 (must reside within District 205 boundaries)
Dates: June 10 - July 11 (Mon-Thurs, off July 4)
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 noon
Location: Sandburg Middle School
Course Descriptions:
Design and Modeling
Students apply the design process to solve problems and understand the influence of creativity and innovation in their lives. Using Autodesk® design software, students create a virtual image of their designs and produce a portfolio to showcase their innovative solutions.

Computer Science for Innovators and Makers
Throughout the unit, students learn about programming for the physical world by blending hardware design and software development, allowing students to discover computer science concepts and skills by creating personally relevant, tangible, and shareable projects.

If you would like to register your child for one of these courses you may do so by following this link:

https://elmhurst.revtrak.net/Summer-Programs-Menu/RW-Summer-Programs/

Registration will remain open through Wednesday April 3rd. If you have any questions please contact Dr. Mark Cohen, Assistant Superintendent of Innovation & Growth, at (630) 617-8324 or email him at mcohen@elmhurst205.org.


Estimados padres / tutores:
Las clases del Proyecto Lead The Way estarán disponibles este verano para los estudiantes de escuela intermedia que no pudieron incluirlos en su horario electivo. Estos cursos introductorios de ingeniería e informática se llevarán a cabo durante 5 semanas. El tamaño máximo de la clase es 25 estudiantes, aunque los estudiantes adicionales pueden ponerse en una lista de espera. Los detalles del curso son los siguientes:

Costo: $ 170 (debe residir dentro de los límites del Distrito 205)
Fechas: 10 de junio al 11 de julio (de lunes a jueves, no hay clase el 4 de julio)
Hora: 9 am a 12 del mediodía
Ubicación: Escuela Intermedia Sandburg
Descripción de los cursos:
Diseño y modelado
Estudiantes aplican el proceso de diseño para resolver problemas y comprender la influencia de la creatividad y la innovación en sus vidas. Usando el software de diseño Autodesk®, los estudiantes crean una imagen virtual de sus diseños y producen un portafolio para mostrar sus soluciones innovadoras.

Informática para innovadores y creadores
A lo largo de la unidad, los estudiantes aprenden sobre programación para el mundo físico combinando el diseño de hardware y el desarrollo de software, lo que les permite descubrir conceptos y habilidades de informática creando proyectos personalmente relevantes, tangibles y compartibles.

Si desea inscribir a su hijo en uno de estos cursos, puede hacerlo siguiendo este enlace:

https://elmhurst.revtrak.net/Summer-Programs-Menu/RW-Summer-Programs/ La

Inscripción permanecerá abierta hasta el miércoles 3 de abril. Si tiene alguna pregunta, comuníquese con el Dr. Mark Cohen, Asistente al Superintendente para Innovación y Crecimiento, al (630) 617-8324 o envíe un correo electrónico a mcohen@elmhurst205.org.

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3/8/19

Here is information about the 2019-2020 school year and student walk through, locker set up, and school pictures: If a student is absent during these times, there will be a picture make up day once school begins. If a student misses the scheduled days, they may come by between 9-3 on August 7 and 8, or August 12 and 13 from 3:30-4:30.

 

August 5th 9am-12pm/12pm-3pm- school pictures will be taken during these times

Walkthrough 7th and 8th grade

8th grade A-L 9am-10:30am

8th grade M-Z 10:30am-12pm

 

7th grade A-L 12pm-1:30pm -school pictures will be taken during these times

7th grade M-Z 1:30pm-3:00pm

 

August 6th 9am-11am/11am-2pm- school pictures will be taken during this time

Jump Start morning for 6th grade from 9-11 (incoming sixth grade students only)

11-2-6th grade students and parents locker set up time

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3/7/19

Parents often have many questions about immunizations, and the diseases which the vaccines provide protection against,  Edward-Elmhurst School Health Services department is providing a program to support our parents who want to learn more about  current requirements and practices. Please see the attached program flier for additional information.

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8/23/18

Chromebook take home begins on September 4, 2018.  Students must have a signed form on file in order to take home his/her chromebook.  Parents can access the form under the Spartan Resources Heading on this webpage.

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Enrollment: 670

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District 205 News

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2/26/19
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Mission

The mission of Sandburg Middle School is to encourage students to become confident, independent, responsible and respectful learners by reinforcing and supporting their academic and co-curricular growth in conjunction with parents and the community.