620 Greenwood Ave.
Glencoe, IL 60022
Dr. Ryan Mollet, Principal
Mr. Eddy Kim, Assistant Principal

Office: (847) 835-7600 | Fax: (847) 835-7605
Nurse: (847) 835-7640
Absence Line: (847) 835-7801
SCHOOL HOURS
First Bell:
Classes:
 
8:15 am
8:20 am - 3:25 pm

The Moxie Strings

  • Eighth Grade Class Pictures

    The eighth grade class pictures will take place on Thursday, May 5th, at 10 a.m. Students should dress appropriately as discussed in Advisory.

  • 5th - 8th Grade Annual Beach Bash

    Head to the Glencoe Beach for Food, Games & Activities!!! Friday, June 3rd 2:30- 5:30. $15 online/$20 at the door Click here to register and sign mandatory waiver.

  • Text-A-Tip

    We are excited to share that our students are now able to use text messaging to reach out for help for themselves or friends at any time of day or night. Text-a-Tip allows students to find anonymous, immediate help if they are struggling with drug or alcohol abuse, depression, difficult family situations, bullying, or any of the many challenges they face today. Text-A-Tip is staffed with local counselors provided by LEAD (Linking Efforts Against Drugs), a non-profit organization focused on promoting healthy family relationships and preventing alcohol and drug use and other risky behaviors by youth.

    For additional information about Text-A-Tip, please click here.

  • Track and Field Schedule

    The schedule for the track and field can be found below. All meets begin at 4:00 pm. Buses will be provided to and from the meet. Parents are welcome to attend. Any cancellations due to weather will be emailed out to parents by 2:00 pm on the day of the meet.

    May 4, 2016 at New Trier West - 7 Happ Road, Northfield
    May 9, 2016 at New Trier East - 385 Winnetka Avenue, Winnetka

  • Attention Sixth Grade Parents

    Just a reminder, all sixth grade students must provide the school nurse with documentation of a completed dental exam by May 15th. Download the DENTAL EXAM form here. If you request a waiver from the dental requirement, please use this DENTAL EXAM WAIVER form.

  • Car Line

    During peak times (8:00 am – 8:15 am & 3:25 pm – 3:40 pm), please do not drop off or pick up on South Avenue between Greenwood Avenue and Grove Street. As a reminder, please review our car line procedures below.

    Morning Drop-Off Procedures:
    • On Greenwood Avenue, form one car line on the right side and remain in this line until your child exits the vehicle.
    • Once in front of Central School, all children should exit on the right side of the vehicle.
    • Students can be dropped off at any point along the front of Central School, regardless of the door students use to enter the building.
    • Do not drop-off on South Avenue between Greenwood Avenue and Grove Street
    • Vehicles should...LEARN MORE »

  • iPad Initiative at Central School

    We are pleased to open the school year with our 1:1 iPad initiative in place for our 7th and 8th grade students. Each student has been assigned a school-owned device to be used at school and home for the 2015-2016 school year. Student iPad orientation occurred in the summer months to allow students to have their ipad ready for the opening day of school. Please review the link below for additional details on our initiative and the user agreement.

    District 35 iPad Guidelines

  • Central School Clubs for 2015 – 2016

    Please click here for a list of Central School's clubs. There is no need to register.

  • Traffic Procedures

    Morning Drop-Off Procedures:
    • On Greenwood Avenue, form one car line on the right side and remain in this line until your child exits the vehicle.
    • Once in front of Central School, all children should exit on the right side of the vehicle.
    • Students can be dropped off at any point along the front of Central School, regardless of the door students use to enter the building.
    • Do not drop-off on South Avenue between Greenwood Avenue and Grove Street
    • Vehicles should enter the left lane and proceed south on Greenwood Avenue when departing.
    • Do not use or block the fire lane or leave cars unattended.

    Afternoon Pickup Procedures:
    • When picking up children from Central School,...LEARN MORE »

  • Late Lunches and Forgotten Materials

    Late lunches dropped off by a parent or caregiver will be accepted until 10:30 each day. At 10:30 late lunches will be delivered to the cafeteria. No other lunches will be delivered to the cafeteria. As a reminder, we have sandwiches available for students who forget their lunch.

    Also, students are not permitted to use the office phone to call home for forgotten materials. If a parent elects to bring forgotten materials, please be sure that each item is labeled, left on the table in the vestibule, and that your child is aware of the delivery. The Central School office will not notify students of late drop offs.

  • Bring Your Own Device

    Our “Bring Your Own Device” program during the 2015-2016 school year is for students in grades 5 and 6. As a reminder, students in these grades are able to bring a laptop computer or a tablet to school to use for educational purposes only. Please remember that this program is optional and students are NOT required to purchase a device. If a student wishes to participate, he or she and a parent must sign a permission slip. For students in grade 6, if a permission slip was already signed, a new one is not necessary. Permission slips can be found below and returned to the Central School office.

    Permission Slips

  • Practice Logs for Band & Orchestra

    Here are the links for the band and orchestra practice logs this week:
    Band Practice Logs Week 5
    Orchestra Practice Logs Week 5

  • Staff Appreciation Week is May 2nd - 6th

    The Glencoe schools serve as a wonderful place for our students to learn and grow. We are fortunate to have a strong team of dedicated professionals working together in support of your children. As we celebrate Staff Appreciation Week, please take a moment to thank a special member of your child's school team.

  • Final Day of School for 1st - 7th

    Our final day of school for our Kindergarten through 7th grade students is Friday, June 3rd. Each school will dismiss one hour early on this date. Please note the dismissal times:
    SOUTH: 2:00 pm
    WEST: 2:15 pm
    CENTRAL: 2:25 pm

  • School Supply Packs on Sale!

    Online ordering April 22nd - June 26th Does the thought of back-to-school supply shopping stress you out? Let the PTO help!
    Once again, the PTO is offering an easy online ordering process to order school supplies.

    Shop Here: https://www.educationalproducts.com/ShopPacks/
    School Code: GLE201

    The online sale begins Friday, April 22nd and continues through June 26th. All orders placed by June 26th will even be delivered directly to your child’s school before the first day of school! All orders during the reorder dates of July 15th through July 25th will be shipped to your home. For questions, please contact Tiffany Boers at 1-800-783-9374 or tboers@educationalproducts.com
    **Sales tax... LEARN MORE »

  • Innovation in our Schools

    South and West Schools are preparing to add an Innovation Station to the Crawford Learning Center library spaces. Central School is embedding innovation learning options within the elective course offerings for 5th-8th graders. We will foster the 4Cs - collaboration, creativity, critical thinking, and communication - as our students tinker with everyday items to solve challenges. Students will be introduced to the engineering design process that involves asking questions, imagining possible solutions, planning, creating and improving on a plan.

    We welcome community help to gather supplies for our Innovation Stations. Click on the links below and consider sharing items to support this work... LEARN MORE »

  • 2016-2017 School Year Calendar

    The Board of Education has approved the 2016-2017 school year calendar. The following is a one page listing of major events for the upcoming school year: 2016-2017 Calendar Highlights.

  • Security in our Schools

    Welcome back to the 2015-2016 school year! We thank parents and visitors for following these security procedures when you visit our schools.
    All visitors are asked to present a valid drivers license or state ID to enter the school each time they visit. This identification information will be stored in our system and scanned through the national registries at each visit.

    All visitors will be issued an orange lanyard that should be worn in a visible location while in the school. When exiting the building please return to the main office, sign-out and collect your license/ID.

    Please enter and exit the schools through the main office only. Staff and students are instructed to refrain from... LEARN MORE »

  • Required Medical Forms

    Please note the following medical record requirements for public schools. Should you have questions, please call the school nurse (South School: 847-835-6440, West School: 847-835-6640 and Central School: 847-835-7640).

    Illinois law requires proof of an eye examination by an optometrist or physician who provides complete eye exams be submitted as a child enters kindergarten or is new to an Illinois school. The exam must be completed within one year prior to your child beginning school. All forms must be turned in by October 15th. Download the EYE EXAM form here.

    All children in kindergarten, sixth grade and new to the district must provide the school with documentation of a completed... LEARN MORE »

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District Events

Central School Bell Schedule

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Green Tip - Turn off Lights

If you are not using something, turn it off. Lights, CD players, computers, TV sets, and other electronics use a large amount of energy. Make sure you are conserving by shutting off lights and turning off items when you are not in the room.

Supply Lists

You may download our 2016-2017 grade level supply lists below:
Kindergarten
First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade
Sixth Grade
Seventh Grade
Eighth Grade

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Resources

  • Release of Student Information
    The school district may release directory information regarding students to be used in compiling the student directory. Please refer to this file for additional information and the steps to follow should you request your child's information is not released.

  • Residency Requirements
    Please refer to this file for the required documents to establish student residency.

  • Student Fees
    Pay for 2015-16 student fees online! Click link to access Fee Information. All via credit card.

  • Transportation
    Register for the 2016-17 Bus Service online! Click link to access Bus Registration information.

Community Resources

Family Service of Glencoe

Family Service of Glencoe offers programs and services that strengthen families and our community including professional and affordable counseling services for children, adolescents, couples and families, and much more.

Glencoe Educational Foundation

Visit the GEF website to see what’s new, order your commemorative school brick, or get the latest info on GEF highlights.

Glencoe Junior High Project

To learn more about how your child can participate in Social Service activities, attend social events or participate in the play, please visit our website.

Glencoe Parent Connection

Glencoe Parent Connection connects parents with parents, schools and community to help them raise emotionally healthy kids.

Glencoe Park District

Check out all the fun and engaging programs and special events this season for all ages in Glencoe.

Glencoe PTO

Enjoy weekly updates and information through the Glencoe PTO website!

Glencoe Public Library

Enjoy updates and information on special programs through the Glencoe Public Library!

Glencoe Youth Services

GYS is a non-profit community social service agency which provides recreational, educational and social service opportunities to high school aged youth living in New Trier Township. For more information about programs, leadership opportunities and drop in center for teens 8th-12th grade located in Glencoe visit our website.