Empowering Students: Engaging, Supporting, Succeeding
May 19, 2023
What's Happening in May
Mental Health Awareness Month
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Saturday, May 20
10:00am - Oswego East
3:00pm - Oswego High
Thursday, May 25 - Last Day of School / Early Childhood Students
Friday, May 26 - Last Day of School / Early Release / 3.5 hr. Student Attendance
For a complete District Calendar of Events, please click here.
Please join the Special Education Department in recognizing the Speech Language Pathologists this week. Speech Language Pathologists (SLPs) provide critical support to students across the District in language development, social communication, and speech. They provide intervention services within general education and special education settings. Their work is integral in ensuring all students' success across academic, social-emotional, and functional domains.
A Message from Superintendent Dr. John Sparlin
2022-2023 GRADUATION INFORMATION
Oswego East High School - Graduation at NIU Convocation Center, Saturday, May 20 @ 10:00am
- Graduation ceremony will be livestreamed on the SD 308 website from the Alumni page.
- Recent graduates, don't forget to join our Alumni Network!
Oswego High School - Graduation at NIU Convocation Center, Saturday, May 20 @ 3:00pm
Around the Community
Oswego Junior Public Safety Academy - 2023
Rep. Underwood’s Congressional Readers Program
Students in grades K-5 who live or attend a school in the 14th District of Illinois can participate in Representative Lauren Underwood’s Congressional Summer Reading Program. Students must have parent/guardian permission to participate. Students will have until Friday, July 14 to read at least 10 books. All participants will be invited to a special celebration with the Congresswoman in August. The student in each grade who reads the most books will receive a special recognition from Congresswoman!
PrairieFest Parade - Sunday, June 18th (Starts at 1:00/Lineup at 12:15)
SD 308 will be participating in Oswego’s PrairieFest Parade - “Summer Starts Here” .........and we are looking for individuals to walk with us! If you or other family members of SD 308 would like to participate, please fill out this form to let us know! All walkers will receive a FREE t-shirt if signed up prior to Wednesday, May 24th. Tshirt(s) for the parade will be available for pick up the week prior to the parade (June 12 - June 15) at the SD 308, Douglas Road Facility, 1008 Douglas Road, Oswego, which is located behind the Dominos Pizza. PLEASE NOTE: Elementary Students MUST have a parent walk with them; Junior High and High School students do not need parents to walk with them. Registration deadline is May 25th. Please CLICK HERE to sign up.
OEHS Sports Boosters Golf Outing
OHS Athletics & Alumni Golf Outing
OHS - The 30th Annual Oswego Panther Athletic/Alumni golf Outing is scheduled for Friday, June 9, 2023. In the ongoing spirit of “Once a Panther, Always a Panther,” it is the wish to continue the long and storied tradition to shine through and make this outing a celebration to reinvigorate our parents, community members, and allow our alumni to reconnect. CLICK HERE for more information.
The Board of Education is committed to a search process that is transparent and collaborative. Superintendent Candidate Profile Published: May 8, 2023.
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