2015 School Board Candidate Forum
A forum for the 2015 school board candidates will be held on March 11 at 6:00 pm in the Jackson School Building Board Room.
This forum is sponsored by District No. 118 and the Danville Education Association. It will be moderated and facilitated by the government/social studies students at DHS with assistance from their teacher, Mr. Scott Burgess.
The forum will be televised live that evening and will also be recorded for playback on Comcast Channel 5. The public is invited to attend the forum.
The candidates for the April 2015 election are: Wade Adams, Jane E. Campbell, Gladys C. Davis, Bill Dobbles, Shelly Larson, Thomas W. Miller, and Shannon Bireline Schroeder.
Honoring Mark Denman - A Lifetime of Achievement
Vermilion County McDonald's and Danville Metal Stamping, in cooperation with the Danville Public School Foundation, is hosting a banquet, "Honoring Mark Denman - A Lifetime of Achievement, to recognize Superintendent Denman's 40.5 years of service to Danville School District No. 118. The banquet will be on April 16, 2015, at the Beef House Restaurant. Reservations are $40.00 per person or $75.00 a couple. The banquet is open to the public . The event will begin at 6:00 p.m. (Illinois time) with appetizers. The dinner of salad, filet mignon, baked potato, green beans, ice cream and the famous Beef House rolls will begin at 6:30 p.m. ( A chicken option is available at the time of reservations.)
Table sponsorships of $1,000, that includes eight dinners, a full page program ad and event banner and 1/2 table sponsorships of $500 that includes four dinners, a one-half page program ad and event banner are available. Reservations may be made online at www.dpsf.org, or by calling 217-444-1044 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2015 Kindergarten Registration - March 16th-19th
CLICK HERE for more information
Strategic Plan - Balanced Calendar
The Strategic Plan of Danville Community Consolidated School District No. 118 includes the following provision to be accomplished between 2014 and 2016. The charge is to investigate the pros and cons of a balanced calendar for all schools. The first meeting was held on December 2nd from 6:00-7:00 pm at the Board of Education Room, Jackson School Building. The committee includes parents and staff representatives from each school, administrators and representation from the Board of Education.
The next meeting will be held on March 10th from 6:00-7:30 pm.
Dr. Desmoulin-Kherat, Associate Superintendent serves as the committee chair.
She is assisted by Ronald Henton, Director of Buildings and Grounds; Kim Norton, Principal of Northeast School; and Ericka Uskali, Danville High School Transformation Offer.
CLICK HERE to view the minutes from the December 2nd meeting.
CLICK HERE to view the minutes from the January 20th meeting.
CLICK HERE to view the Survey Results that were presented at the February Meeting.
If you would like more information, please send a note to DesmoulinKherats@danville.k12.il.us.