District 401 News & Announcements

PLEASE NOTE: This page displays the 10 most recent D401 news articles. For the complete archive of news articles published on this site, please click here.

VEI national champs

EPHS Virtual Enterprise seniors Meredith Benzar and Isabella Meza won the National Finance Competition at this week's Youth Business Summit in NYC!

Safety Update title page

Check inside for highlights of Dr. Gauthier's April 19th presentation to the Board of Education on changes and enhancements to the District's school safety practices.

EPHS girls volleyball players in action

Registration is now open for 2023 summer athletic camps at EPHS. Regardless of age, sport or skill level, there's a sports camp for just about any student athlete!

Dr. Amanda Brode-Rico

Now in her 20th year as a professional educator, the Schaumburg native is currently principal of Lake Park High School. Welcome to Elmwood Park, Dr. Brode-Rico!

Rose Craig at a regular season meet vs. Riverside-Brookfield

Junior Rose Craig qualified for the IHSA state tournament in girls wrestling by placing fourth in Saturday's Class 2A sectional at Evanston Township High School. Go Rose!

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All of our schools are represented among the winners of this year's ISBE Those Who Excel Awards! We are proud of all you do for our students and their families!

Elm 7th grader Kate Kondela displays the District Spelling Bee trophy flanked by Principal Ashley Groenevel (left) and Elm team coach Lauren Mastrianni (right).

Kate Kondela, an Elm 7th grader, won this year's District Spelling Bee in a contest that lasted 30 rounds! She previously won in 2020 as an Elmwood 4th grader.

Chalkboard with dates of Winter 2023 Parent-Teacher Conferences: Feb. 15 & 16

Parent-teacher conferences will be held in person at all District 401 schools on Feb. 15 and 16. Sign ups will remain open until noon Feb. 14 via PowerSchool.

EPHS softball team in action in 2022

Hard to believe, but it's already time to look ahead to the EPHS spring sports season! Registration for 2023 spring sports opened Monday, Feb. 6. Go Tigers!

Sam LaBarbera and sons Joe and Sammy

1990 EPHS graduate Sam LaBarbera was MVP on two Tiger golf teams, and he passed along his love of the sport to his sons, Joe and Sammy, the latest stars of EPHS golf.