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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

District 96 March News

Happy Spring! I am sure you are looking forward to warmer temperatures, longer days and the week ahead! Spring Break for all District 96 students is next week. We hope you all have a fun and safe Spring Break and look forward to seeing everyone back at school on Monday, April 1.
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District 96 Facility Advisory Committee Update

The District 96 Facility Advisory Committee was excited to present Part II of our Long-Range Facility Plan to the Board of Education and the community on Wednesday, February 6, 2019.
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Science Fair

Mar 21
Time: 6:30 PM – 8 PM
Location: Ames Elementary

Fun Lunch

Mar 22
Time: 11:25 AM – 12:15 PM
Location: Ames Gym