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Edison School

246 South Fair

Elmhurst, Illinois 60126



24-Hour Attendance Line


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

Pluskota, James
Principal jpluskota@elmhurst205.org
McGreal, Martha
Lead Secretary mmcgreal@elmhurst205.org
Hamby, Dorothy
Registered Nurse dhamby@elmhurst205.org



Friday, March 20

Edison Spirit Wear Day

11:05 - Chess Club Pizza Party

Monday, March 23

11:05 - BRAVO Lunches with Mr. Pluskota

11:05 - 3rd Grade Jr Great Books

11:05 - 5th Grade Jr Great Books

3:00 - 5th Grade "Minute To Win It" Party

Tuesday, March 24

11:05 - 2nd Grade Jr Great Books

3:00 – PTA Art Class

3:00 – 4th Grade Study Skills

7:30 – School Board Meeting

Wednesday, March 25 11:05 - 5th Grade Art Club (Group #1)
Thursday, March 26

11:05 - Jr Great Books Pizza Party (all groups)

3:00 - 3rd & 5th Grade Study Skills

Friday, March 27 Edison Spirit Wear Day
March 30 - April 3 SPRING BREAK


Educational Pathway Week - April 21st - 24th

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As a District, our mission is not only to educate our students, but to go to the next level and create life long learners.   We hope to instill the values of education that help them become “life-long learners”.  Edison’s Educational Pathway helps students understand the journey they will travel during their educational career.  We acknowledge each step along this path on the following days:

Tuesday, April 21 – Edison Elementary School Day

Wednesday, April 22 – Sandburg Middle School Day

Thursday, April 23 – York High School Day

Friday, April 24 – Higher Education Day

For complete information about Edison's Educational Pathway, please click below here: Educational Pathway Week announcement.pdf

Bobcat's Givin' Back


The Edison staff, PTA and Student Council have been collaborating on a new annual philanthropic program called Bobcats Givin’ Back! This program will get Edison students involved with helping a local group in need. This year, we will be working with a school in the city of Chicago. Please watch for more information coming home with your students after Spring break.


Election Day - April 7th - Polling at Edison School
The 2015 Consolidated election will be held Tuesday, April 7 and Edison School is a polling place.  With this comes a change in our lunch routine for students.  Since the election officials use the Multi-Purpose room ... Continue
Posted by: Martha McGreal
Published: 3/26/15

BRAG Night is Thursday, April 23rd
Bring Relatives’ Attention to Growth (BRAG) Night is an event designed to showcase the work of our elementary students in Elmhurst CUSD 205. The purpose of the evening is to provide an opportunity for parents to visit their child&r... Continue
Posted by: Martha McGreal
Published: 3/26/15

Math Night - April 16th
The Edison staff is hard at work preparing for Math Night on Thursday, April 16th.  Math Night is an "open house" and you are welcome to come anytime between 6:30 & 8:30.  This is an annual event of math FUN and education.&... Continue
Posted by: Martha McGreal
Published: 3/26/15

Late Arrival - April 8th and May 6th
There are two "Late Arrival" days remaining in the 2015-2016 school year.  They are April 8th & May 6th. On late arrival days, students may arrive at school no earlier than 9:00, they will be allowed into the building at 9:... Continue
Posted by: Martha McGreal
Published: 3/26/15


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Events Calendar

Star Educator for February 2015

On March 11, 2015, Amy Ritter was recognized by Kickoff for Kids as the "Star Educator" for February. Amy, a fourth grade teacher at Edison School, was presented with a plaque and gift card for ...more

Board Meeting Dates

District 205 News

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We specialize in engaging all children in an active learning environment that encourages innovation and creativity to empower lifelong success

Lost & Found

When you visit Edison School please take a look in the Lost and Found located just inside the main entrance.  We have many coats, sweatshirts, hats, lunchboxes, etc.  Please make sure you label your children's belongings so items are returned to the rightful owner.