24-Hour Attendance Line
Regular School Hours:
8:15 AM to 11:05 AM
12:05 PM to 3:00 PM
Student Late Arrival
Grades 1 - 5
Student Late Arrival Dates
September 14, October 19,
November 9, December 14,
January 25, February 15,
March 15, April 19 and May 17
ESL Adult Classes
Adult ESL classes testing and Registration - Monday 1/23 and Wednesday 1/25 at 6:00 p.m. at Conrad Fischer School
Gratis idioma Inglés y clases de ciudadania - dias de la prueba: Lunes, 23 de enero y Mercoles, 25 de enero, 6:00 p.m.
All District Late Arrival 1/25
All-District Student Late Arrival, January 25
The next all-district Student Late Arrival Day is Wednesday, January 25. Certified staff and administrators will be using this time to collaboratively review student data, discuss professional growth topics, problem solve, share best practices and continue the work of building a Professional Learning Community.
The Student Late Arrival instructional schedule for 2016-17 will be as follows:
AM Early Childhood – 9:45 AM to 11:55 AM
The 2016-17 School Calendar (which provides a one-page overview of this information), may be found on the District 205 calendar page.
Come meet with Superintendent Dr. Dave Moyer in an informal setting. This year’s “Coffee With the Superintendent” opportunities are again being organized by the PTA Council and are open to any interested District 205 parent or community resident. There will be no agenda during the approximate one-hour conversation. The second coffee will be held on Wednesday, January 25 at 10:00 AM hosted by Jackson Elementary School, 925 S. Swain Avenue, Elmhurst.
The District 205 Foundation’s 2016-2017 Thiems Grant application is now available and may be accessed at this link. Since 1990, 596 educational grants totaling over $1.4 million have been awarded through the Thiems Grant Program. Teachers, students, administrators, parents or community members in District 205 are eligible to apply. Requested programs, projects, or instructional resources should enhance the educational experience of students, be clearly in support of and help to deliver relevant curriculum, and ideally demonstrate creativity and innovation.
Enrollment for 2017-18 incoming kindergarteners and first grade students new to Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 will take place on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 from 9:00 to 11:00 AM and on Wednesday, February 8, from 12:30 to 3:00 PM at the school of attendance serving their home address. On Thursday, February 9, from 4:00 to 7:00 PM, enrollment will only be offered at Conrad Fischer School (for Fischer students) and at the District 205 Center, 162 S. York (serving all District 205 elementary schools).
Students must be five years old on or before September 1, 2017, to be enrolled in kindergarten. (The student’s original birth certificate must be submitted as proof.) During the February enrollment, parents/guardians must present three proofs of residency. Additionally, a photo I.D. of the person enrolling the student must be produced for identification purposes.
For a complete list of enrollment procedures, acceptable proofs of residency and additional forms, please see the New Student Enrollment page linked from the District 205 homepage. Parents may contact the District 205 Center at 630-617-4783 to obtain the name and location of the elementary school that serves their home address.
We are Fischer
Dates to Remember
Monday 1/16 - Martin Luther King Day - No School
Tuesday 1/17 - Institute Day - No Student attendance
PTA Rescheduled for Tuesday 1/24
Wednesday 1/18 - Winter Testing Begins - MAP Grades 2-5, AIMSweb K-2 and ISEL grades K-2 Bilingual
Thursday 1/19 - 7:00 - Prep and Intermediate Orchestra progress performance - Churchville
Monday 1/23 - 6:00 - Testing Night for Adult ESL classes
Tuesday 1/24 - 5:30-7:00 - Model Classroom Open House
Tuesday 1/24 - 7:00 - January PTA Meeting - LRC - Babysitting provided
Wednesday 1/25 - Late Start
9:45-11:55 AM Kindergarten
12:55-3:00 PM Kindergarten
9:45-3:00 - Full day Kindergarten and Grades 1-5
10:00 - Coffee with the Superintendent - Jackson Elementary School
6:00 - Testing Night for Adult ESL classes
Monday 1/30 - 6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes Begin
Wednesday 2/1 - 6:00-8:50 - Adult ESL classes
Board Meeting Dates
The Fischer School community will work together to ensure academic excellence for all students in a safe, caring learning environment