District 401 News & Announcements

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Twenty-four members of the EPHS Class of 2018 have been recognized for their academic achievements by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC).

The arrival of winter means snow and frigid temps. D401 Superintendent Dr. Nicolas Wade explains how the District handles weather-related school closings.

To the delight of students, puppeteer Dave Herzog recently visited the Early Childhood Center with his hand-carved marionettes. See what all the excitement was about!

The Board of Education has issued a press release confirming that the District's teachers failed to ratify a tentative contract agreement. Check inside for more.

The Illinois State Board of Education has released its new report cards for districts and schools. D401 Superintendent Dr. Nicolas Wade provides context for the numbers.

Prior to the Oct. 27-29 performance of the 2017 EPHS Fall Musical, "Godspell," we invited director Noah Pligge to tell us about the show — and he had plenty to say!

For only the second time in a quarter century, the EPHS Tigers have qualified for the IHSA football playoffs. The team travels to Genoa-Kingston this Saturday.

State Rep. Camille Y. Lilly spent time recently with some of her younger constituents as she visited social studies classes at Elm Middle School — and she was impressed!

EPHS seniors and juniors got a chance to meet with representatives from more than 20 colleges and universities at the school's well-attended 2017 College Fair.

When the Bears and Steelers met for their pregame coin toss Sept. 24, Elm 8th grader Nathan Calderon was right there with them. Check inside to learn why!