District Digest

Glen Ellyn School District 41

June 3, 2020
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Last Day of School is Thursday, June 4

District 41 continues to make plans for next school year and is preparing for a number of scenarios. Guidance from the Illinois State Board of Education, the Regional Office of Education and the DuPage Health Department will determine how DuPage County public schools reopen in the fall. Updates will be provided throughout the summer. Thank you for your understanding and patience during these uncertain times.

Watch the Hadley 8th Grade Graduation Tomorrow at 7 p.m.

Hadley Junior High would like to extend an invitation to all 8th grade students and families to virtually attend the 8th grade Graduation for the Class of 2020 to be held on Thursday, June 4 at 7 p.m. via our District 41 YouTube live stream.
You can find the Hadley Graduation 2020 Program HERE

Please visit www.d41.org/graduation tomorrow June 4 at 7 p.m. to watch the ceremony!

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Weekly Summer Meals Program Partnership

In partnership with Glen Ellyn School District 41, Marquardt School District 15 is providing a summer food service program every Monday from June 1st through July 27th. The program is offered to all children 18 years old and younger in District 41. Due to COVID 19, safety measures have been put in place to allow for families to drive up through the circle drive of Marquardt Middle School, 1912 Glen Ellyn Road in Glendale Heights, IL 60139. Please stay in your car, and staff will place the food in the back seat or trunk of the car. Please note that your children do NOT have to be present.

For full details on the Summer Meals Program please CLICK HERE

Any questions, please contact Sandy Voss, RDN, SNS Director of Food & Nutrition Services: svoss@d15.us.

Summer Snack Pack Program

The Glen Ellyn Cares group will be donating funds to the Glen Ellyn Summer Snack Pack Program which feeds 300 at-risk Glen Ellyn children weekly, including District 41 students. The snack packs are also distributed to School Districts 41 and 89, The Glen Ellyn Children’s Resource Center and the Glen Ellyn Public Library. This program is organized by the Glen Ellyn Kiwanis in partnership with The Glen Ellyn Food Pantry.

If you would like to donate to The Glen Ellyn Summer Snack Pack Program please DONATE HERE by Sunday June 14, 2020.

Thank you to all who make this possible for our families in need!

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Glen Ellyn Children’s Resource Center to Provide Virtual Summer Programs

GECRC will continue the remote support into the summer months. The summer school program will look a little different this year, but they will provide the same connection, support and care that is the standard of the program. If you are interested in helping GECRC bridge e-learning to fall academic readiness for students in District 41, go to www.gecrc.com/donate. Thank you for your support!

GECRC Learning is Virtually Year Round

Paint Your Story Library Summer Reading Challenge

The Glen Ellyn Public Library Summer Reading Challenge starts this week! The program is all online this year and can be completed safely from home for the chance to win some fun prizes. More details are available at gepl.org/summer_reading.
Paint Your Story: Summer Reading Challenge

District 41 Kids Foundation to Support Families Through Summer Break

Thank you to the D41 Kids Foundation and the PTA Community Outreach Program for supporting families in need in District 41. Even though summer break is here, families still need help! The needs continue to increase. Grocery store gift cards from the foundation are keeping families fed. Thank you for your support!

Please visit the D41 Kids Foundation website to donate to this effort: https://www.d41kids.org/donate/

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