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

    Principal: Joann Kort
    Assistant Principal: Bob Wroblewski

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

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    November 22, 2017
    • Thanksgiving Break - schools and district offices closed November 22, 2017-November 24, 2017 @ 
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    November 23, 2017
    • Thanksgiving Break - schools and district offices closed November 22, 2017-November 24, 2017 @ 
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    November 27, 2017
    • MAP Assessment for Grades K-8 November 27, 2017-December 1, 2017 @ 
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    December 2, 2017
    • Pancake Breakfast and Holiday Shop December 2, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm Dirksen School, 116 W Beech Dr, Schaumburg, IL 60193, USA

      Pancake Breakfast-8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
      Holiday Shop-9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

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    December 4, 2017
    • MAP Assessment for Grades K-8 December 4, 2017-December 8, 2017 @ 
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  • Latest News

    Pancake Breakfast and Holiday Gift Shop

    Come one, come all to Dirksen’s Pancake Breakfast and Holiday Gift Shop on Saturday, December 2nd. The Pancake Breakfast will run from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and the Holiday Shop will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. This is a great family event! . Besides enjoying wonderful pancakes (gluten free available) catered by Relish […]... Read more

    Drop-off Zone Reminders

    Thank you to all of the families who are using our drop off zone.  We wanted to share a few reminders to make sure the process flows smoothly and that all of our students arrive safely to school. Please make sure your children are ready to hop out of the car quickly.  This will help […]... Read more

    Students of the Month

    Our Dirksen Dolphins have started out the school year by living the Eight Keys of Excellence. We have recognized two groups of students so far. In September, we focused on the key of This is It and the following students were nominated by their teachers: Kindergarten: Nathan L., Charlotte S., Mihira M. 1/2: Jack M., […]... Read more

    Schaumburg Parent University Offers November 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 November. •             Your Kids Can Be Resilient! Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor […]... Read more

    First- and Second-Graders Video Chat with their Adopted Texas Class

    Students in Miss Vonderheide’s and Miss O’Brien’s classes participated in a video chat with a class they adopted in Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Miss V. and Miss O’Brien chose Mrs. Benson’s class at Taft Elementary School in Port Arthur, Texas from an adopt-a-classroom list published post-Harvey by Texas Teachers of Tomorrow. The students […]... Read more