Entries by mmitchell

2022-23 Winter Weather Plan

November 13, 2022    Dear District #7 families,   As we saw this weekend, winter is fast approaching, and along with it comes the potential for weather and travel concerns. If inclement weather prompts District #7 to cancel school, alter bus schedules, or hold an e-Learning day, we will notify parents and staff as soon as possible […]

Friday Feature: MaryBeth Brown, Kid Zone Director

MaryBeth Brown discovered her immense passion for before and after school childcare when she first began working in the field in 1999.    “I was lucky to find my professional mention, Rodger Schmidt, whom I worked for in the early years of my career at the YMCA Kids Network program. Through his leadership and dedication, I […]

Parent Teacher Conferences Pick A Time

District 7 will again use Pick-A-Time to schedule PreK-12 parent-teacher conferences to be held on October 31, 2022, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and November 1, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Pick-A-Time allows parents to schedule conferences through the internet using the account from last year or by creating a new account. […]

District Facility Analysis Report Detailed at Board of Education Meeting

Watch the video version of this communication here.  October 11, 2022 Dear District #7 community,   As part of the District’s new strategic plan, we have been working closely with Ittner Architects to conduct a comprehensive analysis of our buildings and have also brought on consultants from Creative Entourage to conduct community engagement sessions called Engage […]

Community Invited to Help Plan for the Future of District #7

Edwardsville Community Unit School District #7 is launching an effort to bring the entire D7 community together to develop goals and priorities to improve its schools. ENGAGE District 7, created as part of the implementation of District 7’s strategic plan, is a team of district employees and stakeholders. Engage District 7 is hosting a series […]

Unified Sports at District #7

Unified sports are one way District #7 promotes inclusion within its District. Unified sports means that students with and without disabilities play together on the same team. District #7 currently offers unified sports at the middle school and high school level, although some sports do allow students eight years of age or older to participate. […]