LaGrange Highlands School District 106

1750 Plainfield Rd, La Grange, IL 60525    708-246-3085   

Recent News
Enriching STEM

Mrs. Zavala, Mr. Yena, Mr. Anagnostopolous, and 7th-grade student Isaiah Nedelcu are attending a workshop and working hard to bring new STEM ideas back to Highlands. We are excited about the opportunity to expand our STEM classes in middle school.

5th Grade Science Classes

5th grade students are participating in the Super Savers Program! 

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Movie Night!

Movie Night was a success!

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8th Grade IL Holocaust Museum Field Trip

8th grade students toured the Illinois Holocaust Museum in Skokie today.  They were engaged, thoughtful, and asked great questions while seeing the exhibits and after listening to a survivor's personal story.

5th Grade Service Day

The fifth grade students helped out in our school and community during Service Day. Some of the jobs included beautifying the parks, helping with book collection, visiting with nursing home residents, and much more!

April 23, 2019 Board Briefs

April 23, 2019 Board Briefs are now available.

Cargo Ship Challenge - Grade 7 Science

Our 7th grade scientists finished off their lesson on buoyancy and density by designing and crafting aluminum boats to determine how much weight they can hold until they collapsed.

Hornets Making a Difference
Highlands 106 art students helped in the production of game tables to be displayed in Uptown La Grange as part of their summer “Fun and Games” campaign. 
Tables will be auctioned off in September, at the West Ends Arts Fest. Proceeds benefit charity. 
Highlands visits Northern IL. University

On May 3rd, 2019 under the leadership of Mr. Yena, 55 students traveled to Northern Illinois University to view over 200 STEM displays. The College of Engineering and Engineering Technology Senior Design Class showcased their innovative STEM projects.   This was a great opportunity for our students to see what the future holds for them in STEM education!

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8th Grade Service Day

The 8th graders did great work at Feed My Starving Children for their Service Day project. They packed 215 boxes of food which will feed 127 children in impoverished countries for the an entire year!

First Place in Science - Grade 7

Congratulations to Ashlin Kwong for placing first in the ACT Science Category for 7th Grade!  She and a host of her classmates participated in the ACT test on Saturday, February 9th.  Great job to all!

Final Elementary Family Day

On Wednesday, May 1, students celebrated their final Highlands Family day for the school year. 

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