District 103 News: Current Posts & Archive
This webpage provides both a list of current news items and an archive of news posted to the District 103, Daniel Wright, Half Day, and Laura Sprague homepages, as well as the Board News webpage.
Posted Friday, Mar 22, 2019 2:08:00 PM
The PTO sponsored Daniel Wright Lighted Schoolhouse is scheduled for Friday, April 26.
Posted Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 1:00:00 PM
A $2,500 scholarship will be given to a qualifying eighth–grader in memory of former parent Dawn Anderson.
Posted Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 9:37:03 AM
Families of seventh–graders should register today for Springfield. The trip takes place Thursday, May 16 and Friday, May 17.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 11:47:00 AM
As we return from Spring Break, we want to remind you about the Illinois Assessment of Readiness (formerly known as PARCC) and a few "housekeeping tasks" to ensure a smooth and successful administration.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 11:43:40 AM
Our school will host the community event, Celebrate DW - A Display of Student Works and Cultural Diversity 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 4.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:17:13 AM
Parents may purchase books of visiting author April Henry through the RevTrak Web Store until today, March 21.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:13:44 AM
The 230 students scheduled to graduate in May from Daniel Wright were shown a good time this week with a dance reveal theme of "Club Dub – Win the Day".
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:10:43 AM
After a hard fought literary battle against other schools, Daniel Wright's Battle of the Books "Mint team" took fifth place, missing the finals by one point.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:09:58 AM
The Wright Way Club raised over $375 for Lemons of Love, a local non-profit organization that makes care packages for people going through chemotherapy.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:07:16 AM
Congratulations to the DW Science Bowl car team who won first for design Saturday at the Argonne regional car race.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:02:56 AM
District 103 summer school registration closes at noon Friday, March 22
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 8:58:49 AM
District 103 has developed a comprehensive K–8 approach to providing curriculum to strengthen the social and emotional growth of our students
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 8:56:26 AM
Sprague School will be offering a variety of After School Activity (ASA) classes for students to fill their spring afternoons from April 10 through May 16.
Posted Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 9:00:00 AM
Half Day School is offering a variety of After School Activity (ASA) classes, for Half Day students, to fill their spring afternoons from April 9 to May 16.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 4:02:03 PM
The Music Boosters would like to thank everyone who supported its events this year.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 3:48:42 PM
Stevenson High School has named third–grade teacher Brent Becker as its new head football coach.
Posted Monday, Mar 11, 2019 2:30:40 PM
Daniel Wright's Leaders in Learning (formerly NJHS) invites parents to drop off their children at the junior high school for a night of fun from 6–8:15 p.m. Friday, April 5.
Posted Monday, Mar 11, 2019 8:39:29 AM
Daniel Wright's Science Olympiad team is moving on to the state competition in April after taking first place at regionals in March.
Posted Monday, Mar 11, 2019 8:32:34 AM
Congratulations to the Daniel Wright show choir who received a superior rating at March's Illinois Grade School Music Association (IGSMA) Organization contest.
Posted Monday, Mar 11, 2019 8:30:24 AM
Four Daniel Wright students will advance to the Illinois Junior Academy of Sciences State Fair on May 4 at Southern Illinois University.
Posted Friday, Mar 8, 2019 11:42:00 AM
Operational Snowflake: 2–8 p.m. Friday, March 15, Daniel Wright Junior High School.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 8:50:27 AM
Join the Diversity Club for its next book study on Monday, April 1 when it discusses the book, Piecing Me Together.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 1:23:31 PM
DW seventh–graders swept the top three spots in the regional You Be The Chemist competition.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 11:10:00 AM
School District 103 will be offering Enrichment and Intervention Summer School courses at Daniel Wright Junior High for students currently in grades K-7.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 10:36:04 AM
Congratulations to seventh–grader Andrew Chamkin and sixth–grader Tyler Reiff for advancing to the IESA Wrestling State Championships!
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:36:20 AM
This is just a reminder that we have a 24-hour school illness policy at District 103.
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:34:58 AM
The musical, Joust, is about to get underway. Fourth and fifth–grade students interested in participating should sign up on RevTrak. by Friday, March 8.
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:32:08 AM
Fourth–grade students will be attending Outdoor Education at the YMCA Camp MacLean in Burlington, Wisconsin on Thursday, May 23 and Friday, May 24.
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:30:54 AM
If you wish to share more specific information about your child's class placement for next year, please indicate your thoughts on the Google form provided in the news notice.
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:28:09 AM
Congratulations to wrestlers Josh Zimring, Andrew Chamkin and Tyler Reiff on advancing to the IESA State Sectional meet!