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Fox Valley Art Exhibition Runs Through April 17

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2014-04-05 (All day)

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Thu, 2014-04-17 (All day)

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Now through April 17, the public is invited to enjoy the amazing artwork of D300 high school students at the 2014 Fox Valley Conference Art Exhibition.

The exhibition is held at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake.  The public is welcome to stop by MCC during regular hours to enjoy the student artwork, which will be displayed in the hallways of the lower wing of A buildings in the Epping Gallery, art space 144, and the student gallery cases near the Art Department.

Passing of D300 Teacher

Lakewood School Music Teacher Jon Herath, father of two young children and tireless advocate for Lakewood students, passed on Saturday, March 8, after battling kidney disease. Learn more about Mr. Herath here. 

Remembering Jon Herath

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2014-03-10 (All day)

Archive Date

Mon, 2014-03-31 (All day)

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Superintendent Dr. Michael Bregy shared this solemn statement with the D300 community during a moment of silence in honor of Jon Herath at the March 10 School Board meeting: 

"For the second time this year, I have the heavy burden of sharing the news with you that we have lost another member of the D300 family.  Lakewood School Music Teacher Jon Herath passed away this Saturday due to complications from kidney disease. He had remained hopeful over the past few months while he was on the waiting list for a kidney transplant.  

Spring Break Hours and Central Office Communication

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2014-03-24 (All day)

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Sun, 2014-03-30 (All day)

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Spring Break is Monday, March 24, through Friday, March 28.  Offices will be open with limited staff from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on these dates. Many Central Office staff will be transitioning to their new location at Hampshire High School (1600 Big Timber Road, Hampshire) over Spring Break, and your patience is appreciated during the transition.  (There will not be any changes to Central Office phone numbers and email addresses.)

Middle School Summer Band Camp

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2014-03-05 (All day)

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Mon, 2014-03-31 (All day)

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We are excited to announce the first ever D300 Middle School Summer Band Camp!

Superintendent Search Update

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2014-02-25 (All day)

Archive Date

Tue, 2014-03-04 (All day)

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The firm hired by the School Board to coordinate the search for a new superintendent recently shared the results of stakeholder surveys and focus groups.  At the Feb. 24, 2014, School Board meeting, representatives of Hazard, Young & Attea discussed what they heard from D300 parents, staff, and community members on what skills they believe the next D300 leader should have.  For a 1-page summary of the D300 Superintendent Profile that they requested, click here.

Spring Musicals

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2014-02-21 (All day)

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Sat, 2014-04-26 21:45

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The following is a summary of the musicals coming up in District 300 this Spring:

Algonquin Middle School presents “Beauty and the Beast, Jr.” at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 24; and at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 25.  Tickets are $4 students and $8 adults.  All performances are at AMS.    

Carpentersville Middle School presents “Pom Pom Cheerleader” at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, April 25-26.  Tickets are $3 students and $10 adults. All performances are at CMS.   

Proposed transitions for Oak Ridge School and Central Office

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2014-02-17 (All day)

Archive Date

Sun, 2014-02-23 (All day)

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At the most recent public meeting of the D300 School Board, facility transitions were recommended for Oak Ridge School and the D300 Central Office.  We would like the public to be well informed with the facts about these recommendations.  Please feel free to visit our Frequently Asked Questions webpage on this topic by clicking here.  Thank you. 

D300 Middle School Spelling Bee 2014

Pictured are 8th grade winner Kameron Mack (Westfield) and runner-up Rahul Thakur (HMS). Click here for a photo album.

411 Review: February 10, 2014

News Release Date

2014-02-11 (All day)

Archive Date

Mon, 2014-02-24 (All day)

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

NEW! Office Location:
1600 Big Timber Road
Hampshire, IL 60140

NEW! Mailing Address:
2605 Bunker Hill Drive
Algonquin, IL 60102
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