Invite, Turbo & Can Do!

Invite, Turbo & Can Do!

Mawi Asgedom encourages D230 staff to invite others to join in, to press their turbo button even when things get tough, and to have a can do/not yet mindset that doesn't limit themselves or students.

2015-16 Begins

2015-16 Begins

Superintendent Dr. James Gay, School Board President Rick Nogal and speaker Mawi Asgedom talk prior to their Institute Day presentation.

Of Beetles and Angels

Of Beetles and Angels

Superintendent Dr. James Gay and author Mawi Asgedom in front of the mural created by Andrew High School students that is inspired by his book Of Beetles and Angels.

Superintendent's Message

I spent a couple days in Springfield this week meeting with elected officials in conjunction with the Illinois High School District Organization legislative conference. It was a great opportunity to meet individually with Governor Bruce Rauner and a number of Senators and Representatives to share how pending legislation impacts our schools. I also had the opportunity to go onto the Senate Floor to see the legislative process in action.

As I spoke with elected officials, I told District 230’s story. I was proud to speak about our dedicated staff, students, families and community. How our students excel and how we have put into place supports to assist those who struggle. All of the work we do in our schools prepares students for their future, no matter what path they chose. READ MORE

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In the Spotlight

America's Top High Schools

All three District 230 high schools are among America's Top High Schools according to a The Daily Beast report. The recognition considers graduation and college-acceptance rates as well as college-level courses and exams, percentage of students with free or reduced lunch, SAT and ACT scores.

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