Sycamore School District #427

Empowering All Learners To Succeed In Their World

  • October 21, 2014

    Dear Parents/Guardians,

    On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 Sycamore Middle School successfully held a state mandated Lockdown Drill in conjunction with the Sycamore Police Department. Students and parents were notified prior to the drill taking place.

    Sycamore School District #427 continues to work to provide a safe learning environment where students feel valued. Drills like the one that took place today help us look at procedures and ways we can improve.

    We thank Sycamore Police Department for providing their guidance and personnel as we work together as a community to keep safety at the forefront.


    Kathy Countryman


    Sycamore Schools
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  • Important Financial Information

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  • Enterovirus Information


    While we have not had any confirmed cases of the Enterovirus, we would like to remind you about the district policy on students that are ill.  Please keep your student home if he/she has a fever of 100°F or more and/or has vomited or had diarrhea. We ask that students be symptom free for 24 hours before turning to school. If a student has been ill for three or more days a doctor's excuse may be required.
    For those that are interested in learning more about the Enterovirus and Ebola, please see the links below.
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    Ebola links:


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  • School Board 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 7, 2015 board election, please click on the link to the DeKalb County Elections website

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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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