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Attendance

24-Hour Attendance Line
630-834-3296

Hours

Regular School Hours:

1st-5th grade:
8:15 AM to 3:00 PM
Lunch 11:05 to 12:05


AM Kindergarten
8:15 AM to 11:05 AM
PM Kindergarten
12:05 PM to 3:00 PM

 
Student Late Arrival
Instructional Schedule
 
AM Kindergarten 
9:15 AM to 11:40 AM
PM Kindergarten
12:40 PM to 3:00 PM
Grades 1 - 5
9:15 AM to 3:00 PM

Parent Links

Office Contacts

Gregor, Beth
Principal bgregor@elmhurst205.org
Holler, Sue
Lead Secretary sholler@elmhurst205.org
Guimon, Eileen
Assistant Secretary eguimon@elmhurst205.org
Hecker, Mari Jo
School Nurse mhecker@elmhurst205.org

School Nurse

Robbie Ostling

Staff

2014-2015 School Year

Congratulations Thiems Grant Recipients

Congratulations Mrs. Dvorak, Mrs. Fritz, Mrs. Guziewski, Mrs. Kissel and Dr. Lessard for being awarded the following Thiems Grants from the District 205 Foundation to benefit Emerson students! IXL 4 ...more

Emerson News

Emerson Ambassadors Bring Recycling Program to Elmhurst's City Centre
Emerson Elementary School’s Earth Ambassadors will see two years of hard work pay off when the City of Elmhurst introduces a recycling pilot program to the City Centre business district on August 1. The recycling pilot program plac... Continue
Posted by: Melea Smith
Published: 7/31/14

Earth Ambassadors Visit Elmhurst City Council With ReQUEST to Recycle

UPDATE: During an Elmhurst City Council meeting held in May, it was announced that six recycling containers will be placed in the downtown area next month. Because of the initiative of Emerson's Earth Ambassadors, the City has contacted them to be involved with the education of the public about recycling during the installation process.

Over the last two years, the Earth Ambassadors have quietly campaigned to bring recycling receptacles to sidewalks in Elmhurst business districts and public spaces. On March 17, Earth Ambassador student representatives brought their campaign to City Council and invite city leaders to view their video production, "ReQUEST to Recycle."  See pictures and read more.

 

Explore the Universe - Begin with the Sun at Emerson

Stop by and explore the universe! The Emerson PTA is proud to announce that the solar system has come to Elmhurst. Using the Emerson Outdoor Classroom as a base, a scale model of the solar system has been created. The model includes all fourteen major solar system bodies including the five dwarf planets of Ceres, Pluto, Haumea, Makemake and Eris. In the model, the sun is located in the Emerson Outdoor Classroom and is 18 inches in diameter. Eris, the farthest planet, is located at Edison School. Each planet's location has a large sign that contains a picture of the planet, its actual comparative size (to scale), scientific facts, the origin of the planet’s name and a map showing where each planet is placed in Elmhurst. The planets are located at Emerson, Edison, Hawthorne and York schools, Berens and Plunkett Parks and Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Church. Many thanks to District 205, the Elmhurst Park District and Mary Queen of Heaven for their support in making this endeavor possible.

Learn more and find a key to the planet location.

Lunch Information

Students and teachers have lunch between 11:05-12:05 daily. Grades 1, 2 and 3 will have lunch first- from 11:05-11:35. Grades 4 & 5 will be outside for recess. All students in the lunchroom who are ...more

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Event Calendar

Upcoming Important Dates

Dates to Remember
 

August 28 - 6:30-8:00 Curriculum Night (Parents only)
September 1 - NO SCHOOL - Labor Day

September 10 - Late Arrival Day

September 16 - 7:00 PTA Meeting
see Emerson Events for additional calendar items

Board Meeting Dates

8/28/14

The Year in Pictures - 2014-2015

District 205 News

8/27/14
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7/31/14
6/30/14
6/30/14

Help our Earth ...

I would like to encourage everyone to walk to school as often as possible. This is not only better for our environment but also will help with the traffic congestion. Please remember that we are a ...more

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Emerson's Mission

Emerson will create a safe, respectful environment where students are empowered to be responsible and take risks. Through cooperative efforts, staff, students, and families will promote life-long learning and provide for individual needs.