One School – One Book Initiative

Sixth and seventh grade students at Prairie Knolls Middle School unite this fall for the One School--One Book initiative. During their English language arts classes, students are listening to A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. As they listen, discuss and reflect ...

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September 301 Gazette

Please click the link below to view the first 301 Gazette of the 2017-2018 school year. September 301 Gazette

School Funding Bill Signed Into Law

Governor Bruce Rauner signed into law SB 1947 on Thursday, August 31, 2017. This law supports a new funding formula for Illinois public schools to make state funding more equitable throughout the state. Details of the calculations are still being ...

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Welcome to the 2017-2018 School Year!

Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year! We are excited to have your students in our schools and are looking forward to a great year! Our teachers and staff have been busy preparing for your students by writing lesson plans, decorating classrooms, ...

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State Funding Update

The school funding reform bill, Senate Bill One (SB1) was passed by both chambers and sent to the Governor for his signature. On August 1, 2017, Governor Rauner used his right to an amendatory veto and it was sent back ...

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Resources for Families

Central District 301 is committed to supporting our students and their families in order to foster a positive learning experience. In some cases, that includes assisting those who may be struggling to provide their students with the basic school supplies ...

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Elementary Beginning of Year Reminders

Here are a few reminders for elementary families for the start of the new school year: Teacher assignments will be posted in your Skyward Parent Portal on August 16th. You can find bus route information on the Transportation page of ...

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Construction at Central High School

September 11, 2017 On Sunday, September 10, CHS hosted an Open House to allow members of the community to tour the Phase 1 addition and see the dramatic changes to the library. Students and staff alike are enjoying these new spaces ...

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District 301 Mobile App

The district is pleased to announce the launch of a new District 301 mobile app! This interactive tool is a great way for families and staff to stay connected and up to date on district news. The app can be ...

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May Gazette

Please click the link below to view the final Gazette for the 2016-2017 school year. May 2017 Gazette

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