WCUSD118 Wauconda District 118

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Pawprint Welcome from the Superintendent

Pawprint Follow Superintendent Dr. Coles on Twitter:  @Supt_D118 
Pawprint Important Information Concerning the Start of the 2016-2017 School Year in English and Spanish.
Pawprint Letter to the Community regarding the Lakemoor South TIF District
Pawprint Dr. Coles' Letter to Parents Concerning PARCC Results in English and Spanish

Pawprint New Student Registration for 2016-2017 - Children living within the school boundaries of District 118 should register at their home school. To begin the registration process you may download a registration packet in English or Spanish or you may pick-up a copy at the school office. Bring completed registration forms and required documents to the school your child will attend to complete the registration process. Registration packets in English and Spanish as well as Supply Lists in English and Spanish from each elementary and middle school are available below.

Purple Diamond Registration Packet - English Purple Diamond Registration Packet - Spanish
Wauconda Grade School Robert Crown School Cotton Creek School
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Wauconda Middle School Matthews Middle School
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Pawprint 2016 - 2017 District Calendar was approved by the Board of Education. Click here to check your child's first day of school, the first day winter break and spring break, and other important District dates during the next school year.

Pawprint Emergency Medical Information Form for Bus Riders - Attached, for your convenience, is the Emergency Medical Information Form for Students with Special Needs or Medical Conditions Who Ride Buses. The purpose of this form is to give school bus drivers and/or emergency medical technicians information about children who have special needs or medical conditions. The use of this form is subject to the discretion of the parent(s)/guardian(s).

Pawprint Pre-School Screening - District 118 offers Preschool Screening to all children aged 3 - 5 years who live within the district boundaries. The next Pre-School Screening will be Tuesday, August 23rd. Please click here for more information in English and Spanish.

Pawprint 2015 Illinois Report Cards for all schools in Wauconda School District 118 are now available at the Illinois State Report Cards webpage. Individual school and district information may be found by browsing each school or the district.  

Pawprint Having trouble logging into PowerSchool? Click here for the Wauconda Parent Portal Guide. Still having trouble with PowerSchool? Send a request to the HelpDesk at PowerschoolHelp@d118.org. Please include the following: Student Name(s), Student Grade Level(s), Address and Phone Number (for verification purposes), and Previous PS Login Account Name.

Pawprint Board of Education: Please visit the Board of Education webpage for meeting calendars. policies, and contact information..
Pawprint Pay Your School Fees Online with E-Pay: In an effort to offer the most innovative payment options to District 118 parents, we hope that you will find this service from Illinois Funds E-Pay convenient and easy to use. Click here to use E-Pay.
Pawprint Fee Waiver Application: If your child is eligible for a fee waiver, please watch here for the new forms which will be available in either English or Spanish for the 2016-2017 school year. Submit completed forms to either your child's school office or the District Office.

NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION

It is the policy of Wauconda Community Unit School District 118 not to discriminate on the basis of color, race, nationality, religion, sex, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, gender identity, status of being homeless, order of protection status, actual or potential marital or parental status, including pregnancy, with respect to its educational programs, enrollments, activities or employment policy. This policy of non-discrimination is in compliance with Titles IX and VI and Section 504.

Inquiries concerning compliance may be directed to a Principal at any one of our six schools or to Mr. Cameron Willis, Nondiscrimination Coordinator, and/or Mrs. Val Donnan, Complaint Manager, 555 North Main Street, Wauconda, IL 60084, (847) 526-7690, or the Director of the Office of Civil Rights, Department of Health, Education and Welfare, Washington, D.C.

NOTICE CONCERNING THE PREVENTION OF BULLYING, INTIMIDATION, AND HARASSMENT

Bullying, intimidation, and harassment are not acceptable in any form and will not be tolerated at school or any school related activity. The School District will protect students against retaliation for reporting incidents of bullying, intimidation, or harassment, and will take disciplinary action against any student who participates in such conduct.

BOARD OF EDUCATION POLICIES PERTAINING TO THESE TWO NOTICES MAY BE SELECTED BELOW:

Policy 2:260 Uniform Grievance Procedure Policy 7:20 Harassment of Students Prohibited
Policy 5:10 Equal Employment Opportunity and Minority Recruitment Policy 7:80 Release Time for Religious Instruction/Observance
Policy 5:20 Sexual Harassment Policy 7:130 Student Rights and Responsibilities
Policy 5:30 Hiring Process and Criteria Policy 7:180 Preventing Bullying, Intimidation, and Harassment
Policy 6:140 Education For Homeless Children Policy 7:190 Student Discipline
Policy 6:145 Migrant Students Policy 8:20 Community Use of School Facilities
Policy 7:10 Equal Educational Opportunities Policy 8:70 Accommodating Individuals With Disabilities

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