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Jennifer Gill, Superintendent
1900 West Monroe Street
Springfield, IL 62704
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School Closure

Mar 13, 2020 All District 186 schools will be closed beginning Monday, March 16, through Monday, March 30, for students. Select staff and teachers will be at school and the buildings will remain open on Monday, March 16, for any students who need to collect belongings. Monday is not a student attendance day. SCOPE and 21st century before and after school care programs are also closed beginning Monday. READ MORE

Empower All Abilities Conference Feb. 22

Feb 19, 2020 WHAT: The Empower All Abilities Conference is for families, special education professionals and community members. This is the 12th year of the conference, which was formerly known as D2P. The conference will feature information from area physicians, psychologists, attorneys, advocates and other professionals. READ MORE

P4 (Physician Pipeline Preparatory Program) cancelled tonight

Feb 5, 2020 P4 (Physician Pipeline Preparatory Program) is cancelled for tonight, Wednesday, Feb. 5. 

Gina Romer Named Golden Apple Award Finalist

Jan 23, 2020 Prestigious statewide award recognizes Illinois teachers in grades 4-8 for superior performance in the classroom and school community Gina Romer, Grant Middle School English Language Arts and Social Emotional Learning Teacher, has been selected as a finalist for the Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching. READ MORE

In Our Element: City Tournament this week; fundraiser and Unity Day planned

Jan 22, 2020 The 2020 Boys Basketball City Tournament will take place Thursday, Friday and Saturday of this week at Bank of Springfield (BOS) Center. The tournament seeds and schedule are as follows: Seeds Lanphier High School Sacred Heart Griffin High School Springfield High School Southeast High School Thursday, Jan. 23 6 PM:  Sacred Heart Griffin (H) vs. Springfield (A) (SHS Band) 8 PM: Southeast (H) vs. READ MORE

Phone Issue

Sep 12, 2019 We are aware that some cell phone carriers are not able to call district and school phone numbers. We have contacted our phone carrier and they are working on the problem. If you have trouble contacting a school, please try calling from a landline or using email.

Summer meals offered at 11 District 186 locations

Jun 3, 2019 Eleven District 186 schools will provide meals through the Summer Food Service Program this year. Free breakfast and lunch will be served to children 18 years of age and younger at all of the participating locations. No meals will be served on July 4. The meals are completely funded through the USDA Summer Food Service Program and are available to any child who chooses to participate. Adults may purchase meals for a nominal fee. READ MORE

District 186 Class of 2019 to receive diplomas Saturday

May 31, 2019 764 District 186 high school graduates will receive their diplomas on Saturday, June 1, at The Bank of Springfield Center. They have been offered $43.7 million in scholarships. About 75 percent are attending a two- or four-year college, 11 percent are entering the workforce, 5 percent are enlisting in the military, 4 percent are going to technical school, and 5 percent are still deciding or have other plans. Lanphier High School (11 a.m. READ MORE

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