109 News

September 21, 2021

Background pic: It's a crosstown showdown! The 8th grade girls volleyball teams from Caruso and Shepard squared off on September 10th. The Spartans prevailed in a three-set battle!

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Mission/Vision Focus Groups in October

District 109 is working with Eklund Consulting on making sure we know what's vital to our success as a district moving forward. Whether you are a student, staff member, or community member, your voice is essential in this process!


We are excited to offer both virtual and in-person opportunities for your feedback towards the end of October.


Look for dates along with sign-up information in our next edition of 109 News on October 5th. We will also introduce you to the team we are working with!

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Health Forms Due in Three Weeks!

If you have not submitted the required documentation for your child, the state of Illinois says you must do so by October 15!


Here's a breakdown of what is required: https://www.dps109.org/Page/645


If you have any questions, contact your school's nurse. Contact info for all of them is in the above link.

Thursday's Board of Education Meeting Agenda

This week's meeting will be held at 7 p.m. in the board room at the District Office, located at 517 Deerfield Road. Click the BOE icon for the agenda. As a reminder, all meetings are now also streamed on DPS 109's YouTube channel. Click the YouTube button to check out and subscribe to our channel!

Upcoming Dates/Events

  • Through September 24: MAP testing administered across district
  • September 23: Board of Education meeting
  • September 24: Weekly principal newsletter released
  • October 5: Next edition of 109 News!
  • October 11: NO SCHOOL