Dates Announced for 2015-2016 Kindergarten & New First Grade Registration
Registration for 2015-2016 kindergarten students, as well as first grade students who will be new to School District 21 in the fall of 2015, will begin on February 3, 2015. Registration will be accepted on weekdays at local elementary schools when school is in session, between the hours of 9:30 AM and 3:00 PM.

Each elementary school will also offer one evening registration period. Read more...

2015-2016 school calendar set
At the January 2015 School District 21 Board of Education meeting, the 2015-2016 school year calendar was approved. Following a schedule with school vacations in line with Township High School District 214, the calendar provides a similar structure to recent school years.

New interactive breakfast and lunch menus now available
New to the School District 21 Food Service program this month is Nutrislice, an interactive menu through Chartwells that provides detailed information on menu items, nutritional details and allergy information.

Families can access the menus from the Parents’ area on the District website,, or directly at this link. The website works equally well on a desktop or laptop computer or on a mobile device, such as a smartphone or tablet. Read more...


CCSD21 announces key leadership vacancies for 2015-2016
With a number of planned retirements taking place at the end of the current school year, School District 21 is hiring for a number of key positions:

  • Assistant Superintendent for Operations
  • Director of Information Services
  • Network & Systems Manager
  • Related Services Coordinator

All three positions will be critical leaders in serving School District 21’s diverse and engaged community as well as working towards the achievement of our Professional Learning Community Areas of Focus with all students. If you are interested, learn more about these positions and apply today.


Board of Education passes resolution supporting Illinois Vision 20/20
At the January 2015 Board of Education meeting, the School District 21 Board approved a resolution in support of Illinois Vision 20/20.

Illinois Vision 20/20 is an initiative lead by a number of statewide educational organizations to strengthen public education for all students. Read more...


PLC Areas of Focus, 2014-2017

Inclusionary Practices - All students learn in an environment with their peers that engages and challenges them.

Authentic Learning - All students learn the curriculum by collaborating with their peers to solve real problems with real products that serve real audiences.

CCSD21LogoCCSD21 Unveils Refreshed Logo
Community Consolidated School District 21 unveiled its refreshed logo today, part of a larger effort to continue branding the District as a lifelong learning environment. Read more...


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