Anyone who stops learning is old,
whether at twenty or eighty.
Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
~ Henry Ford
District 118 News
|Parent Café: Breaking the Behavior Cycle - Please join us on Tuesday, April 1st at 6:00 p.m. for the next Parent Café. This session will focus on the impact of adult responses to a child's behavior and how they can reinforce, reshape, and prevent undersired behaviors. If you are interested in attending, please click, print, complete and return the slip on the flyers which are available in English and Spanish.|
Kindergarten Pre-Registration - On Tuesday, March 4, 2014, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m., children living within the school boundaries of Wauconda Grade School, Robert Crown School and Cotton Creek School should pre-register at their home school. For more information concerning pre-registration, school boundaries, and required documentation, please review the attached flyers in English and Spanish. Save time by printing the 2014-2015 Registration Packets which are listed below and completing the forms before registering your Kindergartener.
|2014-2015 School Calendar - Are you planning your next vacation? Wondering when school starts in August? Click here and check out the 2014 - 2015 School Calendar which was approved by the Board of Education.|
|Pre-School Screening: Wauconda CUSD 118 offers Preschool Screening to all children aged 3 - 5 years who live within the district boundaries. The next Pre-School Screening is scheduled for May 6, 2014. Please click here for more information in English and Spanish.|
|Tdap Vaccine Requirements - Please be advised that beginning with the 2013-14 school year, a new immunization requirement will go into effect for all students entering, advancing or transferring into 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th grades. Please click here for further information from the Illinois Department of Health. The new form is available on the Medical Information webpage.|
2013 School Report Cards: All school districts according to Public Act 84-126 are required to disseminate individual building State Report Card Data. To save printing and postage costs, school districts are allowed to disseminate this information on their websites. Individuals are free to print any of our State Report Cards from our website or may contact a school directly to pick up a copy.
|NCLB Supplemental Educational Services (SES) - Wauconda Grade School - Eligible families of Wauconda Grade School students may apply for SES services in reading and/or mathematics. Please click on this link to obtain information for this tutoring program.|
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.
|Board of Education: Please visit the Board of Education webpage for meeting calendars. policies, and contact information..|
|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.|
|Fee Waiver Application: If your child is eligible for a fee waiver, please click here for the form in either English or Spanish for the 2013-2014 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. James LePage, 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: