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Througout the course of the school year, colleges, universities, businesses and organizations contact District 300 with offers and promotions for our employees. Please note: District 300 does not officially sponsor or endorse any of the businesses or offers below.



Benedictine University

During the August 25, 2015 Board of Education Meeting, District 300 made several recommendations to the Board of Education. The Board will vote to approve these recommendations during the September 8, 2015 Board Meeting. In keeping with our district’s drive for organizational transparency, District 300 would like to present the following recommendations to our community.

Recommendation #1: Eliminate Class Rank, Beginning with Current Freshman

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Students violating the guidelines listed below will be referred to building administration. Administration reserves the right at any time to determine whether or not clothing is appropriate for school and/or interferes with learning.

Parents and Guardians,

Good evening. I want to welcome you back for the 2015-16 school year. The start to a new school year is filled with excitement, anticipation, and some trepidation. I can assure you that our schools are ready, classrooms are prepared, and teachers are excited.

I have provided some background information to keep you up to date and to help make your first day back an enjoyable one.

Middle School Wireless Enhancements:

Dear Parents and Guardians,

All District 300 schools are in the process of updating their websites and calendars for the beginning of the new school year.  This information will be finalized by the close of business on Wednesday, August 12th.  These updates include general school information, updated calendars, current staff contact information, and late start/early release times.

District 300 is seeking individuals interested in becoming a substitute paraeducator for students with special needs.

Paraeducators work with a teacher in a classroom setting to provide support for an individual student’s needs or to support various students within a special education classroom. Paraeducators also provide support for students in various school activities.

Community Unit School District 300
Cook, DeKalb, Kane and McHenry Counties
Notice of Public Hearing
August 11, 2015

 The Board of Education of the Community Unit School District 300 will hold a public hearing Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Room at Central Office, 2550 Harnish Drive, Algonquin, IL 60102.

The purpose of this meeting will be to receive public comment on the following waiver applications:

District 300 and the Greater Elgin Family Care Center will host three Back to School Physical and Immunization Clinics where new and returning students can receive required school physicals and immunizations at a low cost.

The Back to School Physical and Immunization Clinics are scheduled for:

District Office
Phone: 847-551-8300
Fax: 847-551-8413
Community Unit School District 300

NEW! Central Office Location:
2550 Harnish Drive
Algonquin, IL 60102
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