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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


The Rest Of the Year At Edison


Friday, May 22nd

Red, White & Blue Day

Outdoor Fun Lunch

Monday, May 25th NO SCHOOL!!! - Memorial Day
Tuesday, May 26th  
Wednesday, May 27th

Walk To School Wednesday

Fourth Grade Intramurals @ 3:00

Thursday, May 28th  
Friday, May 29th

Edison Spirit Wear Day

SPRs Sent Home

First Grade Field Trip to the Zoo

Fifth Grade Picnic @ 11:05

Monday, June 1st BRAVO Lunches
Tuesday, June 2nd  
Wednesday, June 3rd LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!!!
Wednesday, August 19th FIRST OF DAY OF SCHOOL!!!



D205 Foundation Awards Thiems Grants/Supports MLI for $58,000 total
Directors from the District 205 Foundation visited Elmhurst Public Schools the week of May 18 to award Thiems Educational Grants to this year’s recipients. Classroom teachers, librarians, resource staff and even students were among those tha... Continue
Posted by: Melea Smith
Published: 5/22/15

Registration for Elementary Instrumental Music Program 2015-2016
Elmhurst Community School District 205 offers the opportunity for all students in fourth grade and above to learn to play a string, woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument through the District 205 Instrumental Music Program. 

Instru... Continue
Posted by: Katherine Schroeder
Published: 5/20/15

Support EIMB at Potbelly Fundraiser on May 27
Join the Elmhurst Instrumental Music Boosters (EIMB) at Potbelly Sandwich Works on St. Charles Road in Elmhurst on Wednesday, May 27, anytime from 4-8 PM. No coupon is necessary. Potbelly will donate a portion of all sales to this parent... Continue
Posted by: Melea Smith
Published: 5/18/15

Elmhurst Instrumental Music Boosters Seek Board Members
Elmhurst Instrumental Music Boosters (EIMB) is a parent organization that raises funds to support 4th -8th grade band, orchestra and choir programs. Since its inception in 1978, EIMB has worked in close partnership with District 205 every year to ... Continue
Posted by: Melea Smith
Published: 5/18/15

Sandburg School Supplies for Fifth Graders
If your student will be in sixth grade at Sandburg NEXT year, you have the opportunity to order their school supplies through the Sandburg PTA.  Supply orders are due by May 29th, and will be available for pick up at Sandburg in the... Continue
Posted by: Martha McGreal
Published: 5/12/15

Attention Parents Of Fifth Graders...
Please see the attached letter regarding events coming up at Sandburg.  Tuesday, May 12th at 6:30pm is an Incoming 6th Grade Parent Night in the Sandburg Auditorium.  Tuesday, May 19th at 9:00am is a coffee for current 5th grade par... Continue
Posted by: Martha McGreal
Published: 5/4/15

A Reminder About Classroom Snacks
Studies show that your brain works best when it is "fed" every two to three hours.  The best "brain food" for mid morning is a protein, carbohydrate or complex sugar.  Some examples of acceptable snacks are: cut-up fr... Continue
Posted by: Martha McGreal
Published: 5/4/15

Partial Calendar for 2015-2016 Approved
A partial calendar that outlines the first day of school for York High and EC-8 students, as well as holidays and the Winter and Spring breaks was approved by the Board of Education at Tuesday night’s meeting. The document is poste... Continue
Posted by: Katherine Schroeder
Published: 4/29/15

Spring Sing Dates Set
Every year, our music teachers give student the opportunity to perform for their family and friends.  This year's dates are as follows:

AM Kindergarten, May 5th at 10:00 with Mothers Day Tea

PM Kindergarten, May 5th at 2:00 wit... Continue
Posted by: Martha McGreal
Published: 4/14/15


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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

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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.