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     The mission of the District 96 Public Schools is to provide for each student a challenging education which promotes academic excellence, encourages creativity, develops critical thinking, and fosters respect for self, community, and the environment.

Recent News

Elementary Inquiry Based Science and Social Studies Units

Elementary teachers shared highlights of the rollout of our new elementary inquiry based science and social studies units of instruction that are being piloted in various classrooms across the district this year! Click here for the full presentation!
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Events

Fun Lunch

Dec 14
Time: 11:25 AM – 12:15 PM
Location: Ames Gym

Flying High Parents Night Out

Dec 14
Time: 7 PM – 10 PM
Location: Flying High Sports & Rec Center (5400 East Ave, Countryside, IL, United States)