No school for students on Friday, October 10 because of Teachers Institute. No school for everyone on Monday, October 13 in honor of  Columbus Day. Enjoy your extended weekend!

October 9, 2014 are the Elementary Schools Open House and Book Fair from 6 p.m. till 7:30 p.m. Come visit your classroom and look over the fantastic book selection.

Wednesday, September 17 will be a TWO hour early dismissal for students since it is the 3rd Wednesday of the month.


Iroquois West CUSD 10 Board of Education Vacancy

 Iroquois West Board of Education Member

 Deadline for applicants is NOON on Friday, September 18, 2014.




School Board members must be United States citizens, at least 18 years of age, residents of Illinois and the School District for at least one year immediately preceding the appointment, and registered voters.  School Board Members must complete at least 4 hours of professional development leadership training in education and labor law, financial oversight and accountability, and fiduciary responsibilities within the first year of his or her first term.  School Board Members must complete training on the Open Meetings Act within 90 days after taking oath of office.  Candidates must be available for 4 hours of Board orientation.

Friday September 12, 2014 will be 1/2 day of student attendance without lunch.

DES will begin dismissal at 11:10

GES and UES will begin dismissal at 11:15

MS will begin dismissal at 11:30

HS will begin dismissal at 11:45

Students will be dismissed one hour early on Tuesday, August 26, 2014.

Monday September 1, 2014 school will not be in session in honor of Labor Day.

The first day of school for students is Monday, August 25, 2014.  Come join us for a new year of learning and engagement!

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It’s time to return to reading beginning August 4-8 and August 11-15, from 10:00 a.m. until noon each day. Students who will be in second-fourth grades can come to the computer lab and read anytime during the open reading time. Students can earn reward “dollars” for attendance and reading and then turn them in for prizes. Mrs. Broderick and Mrs. Chris Basham have coordinated this reading event for students. Any questions can be directed to Mrs. Broderick at:

Registration is in the high school gym on August 6th. Times are as follows: 7:00 am – 11:00 am and 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm.