LaGrange Highlands School District 106

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

Recent News
5th Grade STEM - Challenge

Today in Grade 5 - STEM, our young engineers programmed their cars to travel across a given distance without swerving off path. #106learns

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September 17, 2019 Board of Education Meeting Agenda

A regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at 7:00 p.m., in the LRC at 1750 W. Plainfield Road, La Grange, IL 60525. The agenda for the meeting is available by going to Administration --> Board of Education --> Agendas

Highlands Middle School Welcomes Class of 2023

Fifth graders started the year off with a celebration. Mr. Papierski handed out t-shirts and welcomed them to middle school. Welcome Class of 2023!

7th grade Science - Exploring Changes in Energy

Today, our 7th-Grade Science students utilized bunsen burners to learn about energy, reactions, and changes in temperature.

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Fertilizer & Herbicide Application

A fertilizer and herbicide application is planned for weekend of September 13th-15th or 20th-22nd, 2019. The exact time and date will be determined by the weather. This fertilizer/herbicide application will be made to all the school lawn areas. The fertilizer/herbicide for this application is defined as any herbicide, fertilizer or other compound designed to promote healthy grass plants. If you have any questions about his application contact:

 

Kent Hoefling

Director of Buildings and Grounds

708-485-3196-office

khoefling@district106.net

Preschool Screening September 16th

LaGrange Highlands District 106 announces that preschool screening for children ages 3 to 5 will be held on the morning of Monday, September 16, 2019 at the Highlands District Office, 1750 Plainfield Road, LaGrange.  Children must live within the boundaries of District 106 to participate.

Children will be screened in the areas of fine and gross motor development, vision, hearing, speech and language.  The purpose of the screening is to identify children who might need additional evaluation and to answer concerns parents may have about their child’s development.

Appointments are required and can be made by calling the District office at 708-485-3041.

Special Board of Education Meeting - Tuesday, September 3, 2019

A special meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at 7:00 p.m., in the LRC at 1750 W. Plainfield Road, La Grange, IL 60525. The agenda for the meeting is available by going to Administration --> Board of Education --> Agendas

Highlands Middle School - 7th Grade Homeroom Activities

Today in our extended homeroom, our 7th grade Hornets participated in many great SEL activities to help reinforce positive Social, Emotional, and Learning (SEL) skills.

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Welcome Back Picnic for Band and Orchestra

We had a fun-filled welcome back picnic for band and orchestra members on Thursday Aug.22.  It was a great afternoon of reconnecting with friends and enjoying some pizza and treats.  Looking forward to a great year!

August 20, 2019 Board of Education Meeting Agenda

A regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, August 20, 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

Notification of Third Part Data Breach

 

On July 23rd, 2019 LaGrange Highlands School District 106 received notification that a third-party data breach occurred. Pearson Clinical Assessment, the parent company of the AIMSweb 1.0 product that is used for assessment purposes in both the elementary and middle schools, notified District 106 that both student and staff data had been compromised in the breach.  District 106 used AIMsweb 1.0 until it was discontinued in 2016 and is one of about 13,000 Pearson clients impacted by this incident. Although Pearson has provided no evidence that any data was misused, out of abundance of caution, the district wants to make you are aware of this incident.

 

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First Day of School

Just a reminder that August 21st is the first day of school.  Come back and be with your Highlands family!