Sycamore School District #427

Empowering All Learners To Succeed In Their World

  • SEF Take Root--Saturday, September 20

    Click here for more information on this event sponsered by the Sycamore Education Foundation.

     

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  • Enterovirus Information

     

    While we have not had any confirmed cases of the Enterovirus within the Sycamore School District, we wanted to keep you updated with the latest information – please see the attached information from the Illinois Department of Public Health.

    As always, remember that we ask that students stay home if they have a fever of 100F degrees or above.  We also ask that students be symptom free for 24 hours before returning to school. This is to protect the other students from being exposed but also your child from catching any other viruses.

    Please feel free to contact your student’s school nurse if you have any questions or concerns.

    Link for info:  http://www.idph.state.il.us/health/infect/enterovirus_D68.htm

     

     

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  • School Board Elections

    Elections
     

    As you may already know, three (3) seats on our
    seven-member Board of Education will be filled at
    the April 7, 2015 election. Candidates elected will
    serve four-year terms expiring in April 2019. The
    school board election is nonpartisan, and board
    candidates do not run under political party affiliation.

     

    No more than three (3) board members shall be
    elected from any one township. Currently, the seats
    on the Board of Education are occupied by one (1)
    member from Cortland Township, one (1) member
    from Mayfield Township, and two (2) members from
    Sycamore Township.

     

    For further information on becoming a candidate in the
    April 7th board election, please click on the link to the
    DeKalb County Elections website below.

     

    http://dekalbcounty.org/Elections/


     
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    ACT Scores


    Sycamore’s graduating class of 2015 achieved an average ACT composite score of 21.8, according to numbers released last week by ACT. The state composite average was 20.7. Every Illinois high school student regardless of post-high school plans took the ACT, which is graded on a 36-point scale. The chart below shows Sycamore students’ ACT scores for the last five years.  We are grateful for our staff, parents, and community who helps us “Empower all learners to succeed in their world."
     
    ACT Scores

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    Graduation Date for 2015

     

    Event:  Commencement Ceremony for the Sycamore High School Class of 2015

    Date:   Sunday, May 24, 2015

    Time:   2:00 p.m.

    Place:  Sycamore High School Fieldhouse

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