LaGrange Highlands School District 106

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

Recent News
July 16, 2019 Board of Education Meeting Agenda

A regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, at 7:00 p.m., in the Board Room (#141) at 1750 W. Plainfield Road, La Grange, IL 60525. The agenda for the meeting is available by going to Administration --> Board of Education --> Agendas

District Website Down For Maintenance

Please note that the district website will be down sporadically from 8-10 AM on Tuesday, July 16 for planned maintenance.

Used Computer Sale - Sold Out

Thank you for all who made our 2019 Used Technology Sale a success!  We still have some 11" Macbook Airs, projectors, and $25 cameras available.  Visit the admin office (1750 Plainfield Rd, La Grange, IL) if you are interested in purchasing any of these.

Update: We are now sold out of all laptops. Thank you for all of your help in purchasing them.

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Classes for learning and fun!

Highlands Summer School offered a variety of classes for exploration, creativity, fun and learning. Check out the photo album for some great examples!

Summer School Photos

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Herbicide Application

A herbicide application is planned for July 3rd-7th, 2019.  The exact time and date will be determined by the weather.  This herbicide application will be made to the school lawn and bed areas.  If you have any questions about this application contact:

Kent Hoefling

Director of Buildings and Grounds

708-485-3196-office

khoefling@district106.net

Used Computer Sale - July 9, 2019

On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, District 106 will be offering used computers, projectors, iPads, and misc electronic items for sale. The sale will be held at the administrative office at 1750 Plainfield Road, La Grange, IL 60525.

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June 18, 2019, Board Briefs

The June 18, 2019, Board Briefs are now available.

Download 6-18-19 Board Brief revised

Summer School Chemistry Experiment - DisappearingM&Ms

Today in our Summer School Chemistry Class, our students examined the dissolving characteristics of one of the most popular candies ever made....M&Ms!  

Check out the pictures below to see what the results were in some of the samples!  (The winner was H2O)

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Harry Potter comes to Highlands Band Camp

Highlands Harry Potter Band Camp Concert-Bring your friends and family to enjoy an afternoon filled with wonderful music presented by our own Highlands Band Camp students.  

 

Date:  Friday, June 21st

 

Time: 3:00pm 

 

Where: 

Elementary Multipurpose Room 

 

 

Summer School - Crash Test Dummy Lab

Our scientists in the"Blast-Off with Engineering" summer school course analyzed and designed safety factors to demonstrate and investigate the Newton’s First Law of Motion and Inertia. They took this information to graph and record, speed, distance, time.

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Highlands LA Teachers Attend the 2019 Smekens Literacy Retreat at Drury Lane!

Mrs. Wulf, Ms. O'Brien, Ms. Rankovich, Mrs. Clark and Mrs. Murphy spent two days learning new reading and writing strategies with Literacy guru Kristina Smekens. 

Summer School Science Experiment - Chemistry

This summer, our young Highlands scientists took apart diapers to see which chemicals and ingredients are used to absorb liquids and prevent leaks!  Read more to discover what the secret ingredient is.

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