LaGrange Highlands School District 106

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

Recent News
Kindness Counts

Our Highlands Elementary families (mixed-age student groups) had another amazing experience this morning. Each family completed a fleece blanket that will be donated to Pillars and given to a person in need. A special Shout Out to Mrs. Laura Jost for her many hours of work preparing the blankets so students could tie and complete the project! 

December 18, 2018 Board Briefs

The December 18, 2018, Board Briefs are now available by clicking here.

District Website Redesigned

The district website has been redesigned to make it easier to use on small devices like phone and tablets. Other enhancements include simple, non-cluttered, easy-to-read page layouts, easy access to district social media stories on the front page, and more images in new stories. Please note that if you have a district account, you may need to log in again to the new website.

If you notice any difficulties with the new site, please contact Tim Dearborn at

Server Upgrades 1/3/2019

Beginning at 4:30 PM on January 3rd the tech department will be conducting scheduled maintenance on servers.  This may result in services being down including Printing, Website, and the Internet.  The maintenance window should be completed by 9 PM.  

Enjoy the remainder of break - The D106 Tech Department

Next Superintendent Announced

The Highlands' Board of Education is pleased to announce the district's next superintendent, Dr. Amy Warke. Please read the attached Board of Education letter for more information.

Hour of Code

Students in K-3 participate in different coding activities during December and as part of Computer Science Education week. 

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December 18, 2018, Board of Education Meeting

A regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, December 18, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., in the LRC at 1750 W. Plainfield Road, La Grange, IL 60525The agenda for the meeting is now available by going to Administration --> Board of Education --> Agendas

Holiday Spirit Week

‘Tis the season for HOLIDAY SPIRIT WEEK! Get ready to be festive the week before winter break!


December 17-December 21

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Sixth Grade Service Project UPDATE!

Thank you SO much for the generous response to our request for donations to set up an apartment for a refugee family as they make their new home in Chicago! This project has been a truly moving and eye-opening experience for us all (both students and teachers alike), and we can’t thank the Highlands community enough for the support!

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December 2018 Highlands Happenings

Please click on the link below to enjoy the December Highlands Happenings, an elementary school newsletter.

DecHappenings 2018.pdf

Preschool Screening - January 11, 2019

LaGrange Highlands District 106 will hold a preschool screening on January 11, 2019, at the Highlands Administration Center for children ages 3 to 5.  Appointments are necessary and must be scheduled by December 19, 2018.

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Illinois Celebrates 200 Years!

Middle School students celebrated Illinois' Bicentennial with birthday cake at lunch. Happy 200th Birthday, Illinois!