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Regular School Hours:

1st-5th grade:
8:15 AM to 3:00 PM
K, 1, 4 - Lunch  
11:05 AM - 11:35 AM

2, 4, 5 - Lunch 
11:35 AM - 12:05 PM

AM Kindergarten
8:15 AM to 11:05 AM
PM Kindergarten
12:05 PM to 3:00 PM

Student Late Arrival
Instructional Schedule

AM Kindergarten 
9:45 AM to 11:55 AM

PM Kindergarten
12:55 PM to 3:00 PM

Grades 1 - 5
9:45 AM to 3:00 PM

Student Late Arrival Dates

September 14,  October 19,

November 9, December 14,

January 25, February 15,

March 15, April 19 and May 17

Parent Links

Office Contacts

Bailey, Jane
Gamboa, Griselda
Assistant Secretary
Manuel, Jon Monique
Lead Secretary


Vote for Fischer!

Register to Win - Please consider registering to win a $30,000 healthy playground makeover for Fischer. Yes, we do have an awesome playground, but while there is safety in numbers, large number of students on a playground at one time can be a safety concern. Encourage family, friends, and neighbors to cast their votes for Fischer too. Here is the link.



The PTA Council will once again be holding its annual Fannie May candy sale which helps fund scholarships for York High School seniors. Be on the lookout for the sales catalog and order form, which will be coming home in your children’s backpack soon! Order forms and checks made payable to Elmhurst PTA Council will be due to the school office or can be returned to Megan Winton, 577 W. Comstock, Elmhurst, by March 9th. Candy orders will be delivered to your door on April 3rd, just in time for Easter.


All students who attend school in Elmhurst, public or private, are welcome to participate with the completion and submission of a signed permission slip and tournament fee of $3.00. All participants will receive a certificate; the top four in each category

The registration deadline is Wednesday, March 8th. The 21st annual Student Chess Tournament will be held on Tuesday, March 14th, beginning at 6:00 PM in the York High School Commons, 355 W. St. Charles Road, Elmhurst. Students will compete in the following six categories: 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, 6-8th grade and high school.
receive; and the tournament champions receive a trophy.

The annual Student Chess Tournament is organized by parent volunteers, many of whom coach chess clubs at their children’s schools. Contestants will compete within the rules, playing five timed matches each. Volunteer judging is performed by independent chess experts who are brought in for this event. Last year, over 200 students participated in the tournament.

Snacks and drinks will be donated and provided. Pizza will be sold during the tournament.

Interested families may contact their child’s school chess club leader for the permission slips and rules. Questions may be directed to Chris Khayat at 630-290-1504 (cell) or


Know an outstanding youth volunteer? The City of Elmhurst’s Commission on Youth is currently seeking nominees for its annual Exemplary Youth Service Awards, the presentation of which will take place on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Sandburg Middle School. Nominations are being accepted for young volunteers who reside within Elmhurst District 205 boundaries or attend an Elmhurst school.


To receive a paper nomination form, call the City of Elmhurst at 630-530-3010 or visit to access the online form. Nominees must be students in grades K-12; service must be voluntary and unpaid. Nominations must be received by Friday March 10, 2017. Award winners will be personally congratulated by the Elmhurst Mayor Steve Morley, with a reception following the program. For more information, contact Youth Commission Chair Jackie Tamer at


STEM Project


Enrollment: 437

Dates to Remember

Wednesday 2/28 - Scholastic Book Fair

6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes

Thursday 3/2 - Scholastic Book Fair

6:15-8:00 - Science Olympiad

Friday 3/3 - Institute Day  - NO Student attendance

Monday 3/6 - 6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes

Wednesday 3/8 - 6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes

Friday 3/10 - Student Progress Reports in Backpacks today

Saturday 3/11 - District 205 Foundation Gala - Hyatt Lodge in Oakbrook

Monday 3/12 - 6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes

Wednesday 3/14 - 6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes

Monday 3/12 - 6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes

7:30 - District 205 Music Festival @ York

Wednesday 3/15 - Late Start Day

9:45-3:00 Full day Kindergaten-5th Grade

9:45-11:55 - AM Kindergarten

12:55-3:00 - PM Kindergarten

6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes

Monday 3/20 - 6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes

Wednesday 3/22 - Band and Orchestra sutdents to York 

 6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes

7:30 - District 205 Band Festival @ York

Thursday 3/23 - BPAC @ York - Internet Safety

Friday 3/24 - PTA Chuck E. Cheese Fundraiser

Monday 3/2 -3/31 - Spring Break

Monday 4/3 - 8:15 Classes resume

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The Fischer School community will work together to ensure academic excellence for all students in a safe, caring learning environment