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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

    January 23, 2019
    • Schaumburg Parent University Literacy Night

      January 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
      District 54 Professional Learning Center, 522 E. Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg

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    January 30, 2019
    • Half-day Inservice - no school in the afternoon

      January 30, 2019

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    February 6, 2019
    • Kindergarten registration begins

      February 6, 2019
      At all neighborhood schools

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    February 13, 2019
    • PTA Meeting

      February 13, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Dirksen School, 116 W Beech Dr, Schaumburg, IL 60193, USA

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    February 14, 2019
    • Half-day Parent Conferences - no school in afternoon

      February 14, 2019

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    February 15, 2019
    February 18, 2019
    • Presidents Day Holiday - schools and district offices closed

      February 18, 2019

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  • Latest News

    Welcome Back!

    It was great to welcome back our students who were excited to share their winter break adventures with us!  We also welcomed students back by beginning our All School 21 Day Challenge.  Our students learned about the Happiness Advantage, the benefits it can give us and the 5 Habits we can practice.  At the beginning […]...

    SEL This Month – Feelings of Others

    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 Social-Emotional Learning (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 […]...

    5Essentials Survey

    In a previous parent email, I included a letter asking you to take the Illinois State Board of Education’s 5Essentials Survey for parents and sharing with you our plans to administer the student survey at school. Please note that since that time, Illinois has changed the date for the student survey, which won’t be available until December […]...

    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 […]...

    2018-19 School Supply Lists

    The supply list for the next school year can be found under the Resources tab. You can also access them by clicking this link: Dirksen Supply Lists 18-19 Happy shopping!...