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Please join us in celebrating our 7 school board members for their tireless service to the students and staff of School District 149 in observance of School Board Members Day!! We appreciate their dedication and passion!!

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Superintendent's Corner

Dr. Shelly Davis-Jones

HAPPY SCHOOL BOARD APPRECIATION! November 14, 2019   Today marks the eleventh official statewide observance of School Board Members Day in Illinois. Our theme for this school year is Accountability: Purpose, Practice and Performance! The Board of Education Members of Dolton School District 149 pride themselves in carrying out their mission to provide a nurturing, safe, and orderly environment in which children grow and learn to become successful members of the community. They are also proud about their vision to become a model district with state of the art resources, innovative programs and to become active partners with parents and community stakeholders and work collaboratively to develop a community of 21st Century Learners. . . .

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Board President's Message

Mrs. Darlene Gray Everett

New Administrative Changes in Dolton School District 149 Dear Parents, Guardians and Community Members: The Board of Education is pleased to announce that Mrs. Carolyn Franklin will soon become the former Principal of Caroline Sibley school and prepare to serve as the Newly Appointed Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment at the District Level effective July 1, 2019.  Mrs. Franklin will pass the torch to the Newly Appointed Principal Ms. Benita Parker effective July 1, 2019. Mrs. Franklin has worked in the district many years and served in many schools throughout her tenure in Dolton School District 149.  We are proud to bring Mrs. Franklin to the District Level Cabinet and know she will do great work in her new role.  . . .

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Summer Reading Challenge 2019

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Dear Parent or Guardian, Experts agree that children who read during the summer months keep their reading skills sharp and are better prepared for the challenges of the next grade level. With this in mind, Dolton School District 149, is happy to provide all summer school students with books and activity sheets designed to motivate them to read this summer.  Each school building also provided their students with book packs to read over the summer. This book pack will also provide you with an opportunity to spend quality time with your child while you help to build their comprehension, vocabulary, and critical thinking skills. The tips for families listed below provide strategies and suggestions to help you make the most of summer reading opportunities. . . .

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7th Annual Dolton 149 Male Youth Summit Draws 145 Students!!

The 7th annual "Male Youth Summit" organized by Dolton School District 149 drew 145 middle school students from the Calumet City-based district and praise from the south suburban district's top elected leader. "These young men who participated in our annual summit are an inspiration and a confirmation that the future of our community and our country is bright," said Dolton 149 Board of Education President Darlene Gray Everett. "Future scientists, engineers, authors, judges, congressmen, and, perhaps a president of the United States were in the auditorium." The 7th annual summit showcased the theme "The Brotherhood Chronicles." The district's superintendent, Dr. Shelly Davis Jones, launched the March 26 . . .

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Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies for the
2019-2020 School Year

Elementary Teachers
Special Education Teachers
School Social Worker
Building Custodians

All interested applicants are encouraged to apply online through Applitrack.  Please visit our District link and click on Employment.

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New Student Registration Information

New Student Registration will be held every Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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