District 58 celebrated all students who participated in this year’s PTA Reflections competition during a ceremony on Wednesday, Dec. 7 at Herrick Middle School. The District also announced the 68 students whose 69 project submissions will advance to the regional level of the competition.
In the spirit of the holiday season, the Education Foundation of Downers Grove District 58 invites families to thank a special teacher or staff member with a donation to its Green Apple Teacher/Staff Recognition Program.
Does your child need help with his or her Science Fair project? Come to the Downers Grove Public Library on Wednesday, Nov. 30 for the Science Fair Expo! District 99 students and science teachers will be available to answer your child’s questions, provide feedback and help brainstorm project ideas! The Science Fair Expo will take place from 6:30-7:30 p.m. for students in grades 1-4, and from 7:30-8:30 p.m. for students in grades 5-8.
The Board of Education held a regular business meeting on Monday, Nov. 14. The meeting included a spotlight on the Math Committee; a District 58 Demographer Report; approval of the 2017-18 school year calendar; presentations by the Henry Puffer Student Council, PTA and Playground Committee and more. Click through to read highlights.
Calling all young scientists! Downers Grove Grade School District 58 seeks curious students to conduct creative experiments and present their discoveries at the 36th Annual Science Fair! Science Fair registration runs from Wednesday, Nov. 9 through Friday, Dec. 16.