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Dirksen Elementary

  • School Information

    Dirksen Elementary School
    116 W. Beech Drive
    Schaumburg, IL 60193

    Principal: Joann Kort
    Assistant Principal: Laurie Mandarino

    Phone: (847) 357-5600
    Attendance: (847) 357-5602
    Fax: (847) 357-5601

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  • Calendar

    September 19, 2018
    • Half-day Inservice - no school in the afternoon September 19, 2018
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    September 23, 2018
    • Run to Read September 23, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am Dirksen School, 116 W Beech Dr, Schaumburg, IL 60193, USA
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    October 4, 2018
    • Half-day Parent Conferences - no school in the afternoon October 4, 2018
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    October 5, 2018
    October 8, 2018
    • Columbus Day Holiday - schools and district offices closed October 8, 2018
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  • Latest News

    Thanking Mr. Alex

    Dirksen held a special assembly to kick off a great year of learning, and we also wanted to thank a very special person. Mr. Alex is the contractor who has been working so hard on the construction of our new classrooms and the Innovation Studio, as well as the other construction issues that have come […]...

    MAP Testing

    We will continue our Fall MAP testing this week.  Here is the testing schedule for this week: – Monday: Make-ups – Tuesday: 1st and 2nd  grade Math – Wednesday: 3rd and 4th  grade Math – Thursday: Kinder, 5th and 6th grade Math – Friday: Make-ups As a reminder, all you need to do to help your child be prepared for the testing […]...

    Yearbook Orders

    Dirksen yearbooks for the 2018-2019 season are available for purchase online.  The cost of the yearbook remains the same as last year at $20. Online orders allow for customization of two pages with personal photos and memories specific to your child and provides the option to upgrade to a hardcover for an additional cost of […]...

    Social Emotional Learning (SEL)

    As part of District 54’s Promise, our staff has the goal of working to ensure that the whole-child has success in their learning.  Teachers will be working through a SEL curriculum.  The staff at Dirksen has always looked to build that strong class culture and community, looking through topics that our students are facing during the […]...

    Schaumburg Parent University September Classes

    Schaumburg Parent University (SPU) is designed to involve more parents in the life of the school, to strengthen family relationships, and to improve parenting skills that will ultimately result in improved student success academically, socially and emotionally. There are two evening programs scheduled for September. Please note that child care is always available. ·Springboard for […]...