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March 31, 2021 Dear Dolton 149 Parents: At an emergency meeting on Monday, March 29, 2021, the Board of Education of Dolton School District 149 voted to remove one of its own members, Wilbur Tillman, after the district’s special counsel investigation found that Tillman had acquired from the district administration a list of school district vendors in order to solicit vendors for campaign contributions, violating district policy on “abuse of office.” The board voted 6-0 on March 29 to recommend to the South Cook Intermediate Service Center, which oversees 66 public school districts in the region under the Illinois school code, that it initiate the process to formally remove Tillman from south suburban Dolton 149 school board. Tillman abstained . . .

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P-EBT Update: Next Data Deadline is March 25

Data Collection Will Continue Through End of SY 20-21 Dear Parents and Guardians: The first mailing of P-EBT cards to eligible families is underway now. Student data (Free/Reduced Lunch/low income indicator, mailing address, as well as monthly attendance) continues to be collected monthly. This will ensure that P-EBT benefits continue for eligible students. As families begin to receive their P-EBT cards and benefits, and if there are any questions about eligibility, we will assist you as best we can, as the school data is what is being used to make this determination. Any data submitted to the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) by the 25th of each month, will ensure that the benefits are provided the subsequent month to . . .

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Superintendent's Corner

Dr. Shelly Davis-Jones

Dear Parents and Guardians:   Dolton School  District 149 will administer the Illinois Assessment of Readiness  (IAR) exam beginning on March 15, 2021 through May 15, 2021 to all students  in grades 3-8 in English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics.  The  Federal  law requires the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) to administer these  assessments to all students who attend public schools in the state.   Students  will only come to school on their scheduled testing days.  Students will  continue their normal remote learning schedule on non-testing days .   Just a gentle reminder, if you, your child or any member in the . . .

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Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies for the
2020-2021 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.

Non-Discrimination Coordinators and Complaint Manager Listing

  1. Non-Discrimination Coordinator

       Dr. James Cunneen


       (708) 868-8300

   2.Title IX Coordinator

       Mr. John Johnson


       (708) 868-7565

  3. Compliant Manager

       Dr. Twyla Harris


       (708) 868-8300

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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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