Communications to Parents


Parent Information Series

Posted: January 12, 2016

[Parent Information Series - Spring 2016]

Parent Information Series 

Posted: February 11, 2013

Please find a revised schedule for the Spring 2013 Parent Information Series. We have added a workshop and changed times and locations on the Focus on Mental Health Series. [Parent Information Series - Spring 2013 Brochure]

Parent Informational Series 

Posted: February 22, 2012

We are pleased to announce the Spring 2012 Parent Information Series, which includes workshops covering a variety of topics ranging from academics to social-emotional and health issues impacting students. This is the 11th year the District has offered comprehensive parent workshops. [More Info]

Spotlight on District 7 

Posted: February 21, 2012

With the challenges brought on by budget reductions and the faltering economy, it would be easy to focus on the negative repercussions. Instead, we want to recognize District 7 students, parents, staff and business leaders for their continued efforts to make District 7 an exceptional place to live and raise our families. This ongoing support is what sets us apart from other communities. [More Info]


Budget Reduction Plan 

Posted: January 24, 2012

It is no surprise to anyone that financial challenges continue for local and public bodies across the State of Illinois as a result of our struggling national, state, and local economy. Families are struggling and simply can’t afford a tax increase during these difficult economic times. [More Info]

District 7 Financial Outlook 2012-2013

Posted: January 11, 2012

In looking toward the New Year, we do so with a mix of optimism and trepidation. We are grateful for the unwavering support of our students, employees, parents, and citizens in every area of District operations – from academics to athletics to fine and performing arts. [More Info]

Superintendent's Comments presented to Board of Education December 19

Posted: December 20, 2011

Please find the Superintendent’s Comments, which were presented to the Board of Education and the public on Monday, December 19 [More information]

Inclement Weather Cancellation Procedures

Posted: December 3, 2011

Winter is fast approaching, and along with it comes the potential for weather and travel concerns. To that end, please review procedures for school cancellation and/or early dismissal due to inclement weather. [More information]

Check your children's Candy!

Posted: November 8, 2011

In an effort to keep you informed about issues that could impact the safety of our students, we would like to share with you information on how some teens are hiding their consumption of alcohol in full view of parents and teachers by disguising its source. [More information]

Canine Search of Edwardsville High School

Posted: October 20, 2011

As part of the District 7 Project DrugSmart campaign, the Edwardsville School District and local law enforcement agencies conducted the first canine search of Edwardsville High School. [More information]

Project DrugSmart Meeting October 18, 7:00 p.m

Posted: October 8, 2011

On Tuesday, October 18, 2011, you are invited to attend a public meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the Edwardsville High School Auditorium to introduce District 7’s Project DrugSmart, a comprehensive initiative designed to maintain a safe and drug-free environment in our schools. [More information]

Superintendent's Comments presented to Board of Education September 26

Posted: September 27, 2011

Please find the Superintendent’s Comments, which were presented to the Board of Education and the public on Monday, September 26 [More information]

Project DrugSmart

Posted: September 17, 2011

During the month of October, the District will officially kick off Project DrugSmart, a comprehensive campaign designed to address drug education and awareness, prevention, and strategies and deterrents for maintaining a safe and drug-free environment in our schools. [More Information]

Superintendent's Comments presented to Board of Education September 12

Posted: September 13, 2011

Please find the Superintendent’s Comments, which were presented to the Board of Education and the public on Monday, September 12 [More information]

District 7 Financial Update

Posted: September, 8, 2011

District 7 and other public schools throughout the state continue to face serious funding issues as a result of the state’s failure to meet its obligations, a decline in local property tax revenue, and a faltering national economy. [More Info]

Madison County School Facility Sales Tax

Posted: January 14, 2011

At the District 7 Board of Education meeting on Monday, January 10, 2011, Board President Greg Roosevelt reiterated that District 7 does not support the Madison County School Facility Sales Tax. His remarks follow:[ More info]

Revenue Enhancements & Budget Reductions

Posted: January 11, 2011

The District has continued to review its Three-Year Financial Plan to account for the impact of the local economic decline and the State’s budget deficit on the District’s budget for the remainder of 2010-11 and the 2011-12 school year. The District is currently due over $3.1 million from the State for the 2010-11 fiscal year, excluding General State Aid Payments which are currently being paid. [More info]

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