Elmwood News & Announcements

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Our student musicians recently rang in the holiday season with our annual Winter Concert, featuring memorable performances by the Elmwood Band and Choir.

The arrival of winter means snow and frigid temps. Superintendent Dr. Nicolas Wade explains how District 401 handles weather-related school closings.

Elmwood recently participated in D401's "All Kinds of Kinds" project, a multimedia celebration of difference and diversity. Check out what "Kinds of Kinds" we are!

The Elmwood PATT's first Scholastic Book Fair of 2017-18 will run from Monday, Oct. 2, to Friday, Oct. 6. The theme is "Wild West — Saddle Up and Read!" Check inside for more.

Meet Our New Elmwood Faculty

September 15, 2017

With the school year in full swing, you've probably noticed a few new faces among the Elmwood faculty. If you haven't already met them, check inside to learn more about Ms. Sohl, Heck, Wolff and Windisch!

If you missed Elmwood's Curriculum Kickoff for parents, don't worry! The slide presentation with information for a great 2017-18 school year is available for downloading.

Just a reminder that Picture Day will be Thursday, Sept. 14. Please order your photos ahead of time and make sure your student brings the required payment on Picture Day.

It was standing-room only in the Elmwood cafeteria Wednesday morning as parents got a preview of what to expect for their children during the 2017-18 school year.

Superintendent Dr. Nicolas Wade explains why District 401 would benefit if the General Assembly overrides Gov. Rauner's amendatory veto of the SB1 school-funding plan.

Superintendent Dr. Nicolas Wade has sent a letter to the community informing everyone that the first day of school for ALL D401 schools remains Wednesday, August 16.