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Summer Food
Summer Food Program
05/18/2017
Are you not sure how you are going to feed your children during the summer? ​Euclid School hosts a USDA Summer Meals Program.
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Superintendent Announced
Superintendent Announced!
05/03/2017
As you are aware, the Board of Education has spent the last several months conducting an extensive search for the new superintendent of River Trails District 26 schools. I am excited to share with you that the Board has selected Dr. Nancy Wagner to be the next superintendent of schools.
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School Bus
Riding the Bus is Fun! Check out what our Students Think!
04/18/2017
Riding the Bus is Fun and More Affordable this Year!! Everyone is concerned about the cost of living. The school board has decided to do something about it by reducing transportation fees!
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Emergency School Closing Guidelines
04/11/2017
As we enter the winter months, River Trails School District 26 would like to update you on some of the factors that contribute to closing school in the event of a weather-related closing and when you can expect to be notified. We have taken your feedback into consideration and thought it productive to share this information with you in advance of any occurrence of severe weather.
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Student art work displayed at the Dunkin’ Donuts located at 1301 N Wolf Road, Mt Prospect, IL
Art in the Community
04/06/2017
River Trails School District 26's students have artwork displayed at five local retailers.
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Board Elections
Become a Board Member
04/05/2017
The Board of Education, River Trails School District 26 is seeking candidates for one (1) seat for a full 4-year term, on its seven-member Board.
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New Board Member Appointed
New Board Member
02/03/2017
New Board Member sworn in at a Special Meeting on February 2, 2017
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Erin’s Law Information
11/18/2016
On January 24, 2013, Governor Pat Quinn signed a new law extending sexual abuse education in Illinois schools. The Illinois law went into effect immediately and schools are required to implement Erin’s Law during the 2014-2015 school year. Erin’s Law requires all schools to provide child sexual prevention education for all students, K-12, yearly. The law also requires educators to take part in training classes that cover sexual abuse and how to recognize warning signs.
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Board of Ed News
Board Member Resignation Information
11/17/2016
Mrs. Donna Johnson, President of the Board of Education, River Trails School District 26, has announced the resignation of Board member, Dan Miller as of January 4, 2017 and his replacement Sue Stolzer.
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Welcome to  Kindergarten
Kindergarten RoundUp
11/17/2016
Kindergarten registration for the 2017-2018 school year is right around the corner in River Trails School District 26. The annual “Kindergarten Round Up” gives parents a chance to come to their child’s elementary school and fill out paperwork needed to enroll in kindergarten.
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Community Garden Fall Cleanup
10/18/2016
The growing season at both the River Trails Community Garden - "El Jardin de Los Suenos" and the River Trails Park District Community Garden at Sycamore Trails - is coming to a close.
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New Science Standards
08/23/2016
We are excited to start the 16-17 school year with new science standards for grades K-8 called the Next Generation Science Standards (http://www.nextgenscience.org/). River Trails Middle School science teachers have been making changes and aligning curriculum to the new standards. Teachers in grades K-5 will begin teaching from a new science program called STEMScopes (http://www.acceleratelearning.com/).
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GoMath
Go Math!
08/23/2016
Students in grades K-5 will continue with a second year of the common core aligned math program Go Math. Go Math (http://www.hmhco.com/shop/education-curriculum/math/elementary-mathematics/go-math-k-8) is designed from the new common core math standards (http://www.corestandards.org/Math/).
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Strategic Plan
Strategic Plan
08/22/2016
River Trails School District Strategic Plan for 2014 - 2017
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New Board Member
08/01/2016
Mrs. Donna Johnson, President of the Board of Education, River Trails School District 26, has announced that applications for the Board vacancy created by the September 12th resignation of Board Member Mrs. Kathleen Beck may be obtained at the District's administrative offices, 1900 East Kensington Road, Mount Prospect.
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Strategic Plan Year One Update
Strategic Plan Year One Update
06/24/2015
At the June 23, 2015 Board of Education meeting the administration provided an update on the progress of goals for the first year of the current River Trails School District 26 Strategic Plan.
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Volunteer Day
04/29/2015
Volunteers from Kraft Foods came out in support of District 26 on April 24th to work on the new Euclid outdoor classroom. The previous courtyard at Euclid has been transformed to an outdoor classroom and natural habitat.
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Indian Grove Technology Showcase
04/27/2015
Students from each grade level at Indian Grove Elementary School presented a technology showcase prior to the April 21st Board of Education meeting.
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River Trails Middle School Earns Federal Green Ribbon Award
04/22/2015
River Trails Middle School earned federal recognition today under a program that celebrates schools’ efforts to cut utility costs, develop healthy living practices and offer environmental education. River Trails Middle School is among 58 schools, 14 districts and nine colleges and universities to garner the U.S. Department of Education’s 2015 ED-Green Ribbon Schools Award.
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El Jardin De Los Suenos - Garden of Dreams
01/13/2015
With Winter now in full swing, District 26 can’t wait for Spring to arrive to start planting again! Starting in January, applications will be accepted for garden plots to the River Trails School and Community Garden, El Jardin De Los Suenos (Garden of Dreams).
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Important 2015-16 School Calendar Changes
01/12/2015
The River Trails School District 26 Board of Education approved the new 2015-16 school calendar at the November 18, 2014 board meeting. There are several major changes to next year’s calendar that parents should be aware of which are highlighted below:
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Watch D.O.G.S.
Euclid Launches New Watch D.O.G.S. Program
05/29/2014
Euclid has launched a new volunteer program aimed at getting fathers more involved in the lives of their children’s education.
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