135 News to Know
Petition filings for the April 7, 2015 School Board Candidates will begin Monday, December 15, 2014. There will be four locations available only on the first day of filing . After the first day, candidates must go to the 2 locations downtown. Please click here for the School Board Candidate Petition Facts Sheet.
Six District 135 schools are among the top 25 elementary and middle schools in the south and southwest suburbs according to the Illinois State Board of Education. The six schools earned the rank as part of the state assessment tests.
The Board of Education approved the implementation of a full-day kindergarten center proposed for the fall of 2016. The approval comes after receiving parent and community feedback and interest from a community-wide survey, community meeting and Board discussions. A full copy of the District's research and planning can be downloaded here. Visit the FULL DAY KINDERGARTEN page for updates and download information on the District's kindergarten initiative.