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RTEF Plant Sale
The time is soon approaching for ordering plants for the River Trails Education Foundation’s Annual Bedding Plant Sale. All funds raised by the organization, including the plant sale, are used to provide fine art grants to each grade level. This means that your child has or will before the end of the year, attend a live performance in the area that has been paid for by the Foundation.
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Food at Euclid until July 3rd!
Free breakfast and Free lunch will be served Thru July 3rd in the cafeteria at Euclid School.
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Emergency School Closing Guidelines
As we enter the winter months, River Trails School District 26 would like to update you on some of the factors that contribute to closing school in the event of a weather-related closing and when you can expect to be notified. We have taken your feedback into consideration and thought it productive to share this information with you in advance of any occurrence of severe weather.
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Financial Difficulties
Experiencing Financial Difficulties?
Many families have been affected negatively by the government shut down. If you or anyone you know is going through financial hardships due to a loss of income, please fill out the free and reduced lunch application to see if they qualify for free or reduced lunch.
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Your child may be eligible for free preschool!
ECDEC (Early Childhood Developmental Enrichment Center) is a preschool program that serves at risk children who live within the boundaries of School District 26. These may include children who are English Language Learners and/or need some extra support to be ready for success in kindergarten.
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Power Up for Summer Fun
Did you know there are free activities and meals available in your community for your kids and teens this summer? ¿Sabía que hay actividades y comidas gratuitas disponibles en su comunidad para sus hijos y jóvenes este verano?
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Registration Assistance Night
Families are no longer required to prove residency as an annual part of registration. However, for families who do not have easy access to a computer and/or need assistance completing the online registration process, we are still offering support through a Registration Assistance Night.
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Student art work displayed at the Dunkin’ Donuts located at 1301 N Wolf Road, Mt Prospect, IL
Art in the Community
River Trails School District 26's students have artwork displayed at five local retailers.
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Residency Verification Underway
District 26 has for six years utilized the services of National Investigations to conduct residency verifications on an as-needed basis. National Investigations is licensed by the State of Illinois through the Department of Financial and Professional Regulations and works with over 30 school districts.
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Erin’s Law Information
On January 24, 2013, Governor Pat Quinn signed a new law extending sexual abuse education in Illinois schools. The Illinois law went into effect immediately and schools are required to implement Erin’s Law during the 2014-2015 school year. Erin’s Law requires all schools to provide child sexual prevention education for all students, K-12, yearly. The law also requires educators to take part in training classes that cover sexual abuse and how to recognize warning signs.
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School Bus
Riding the Bus is Fun! Check out what our Students Think!
Riding the Bus is Fun and More Affordable this Year!! Everyone is concerned about the cost of living. The school board has decided to do something about it by reducing transportation fees!
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Back to School
All schools will reopen their doors on August 20th 2014 for the 2014 – 2015 school year. Here is some useful information.
  • School offices open on August 4th, 2014.
  • School Supply lists are located by clicking here.
  • Menus and other school lunch information can be found by clicking here.
  • Check the calendar for upcoming events.