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Thank a Staff Member

We are so grateful for our students, staff, families, and community. As a way to share this gratitude, send your appreciation to a Sycamore Community School District 427 staff member! Five minutes of time is all you need to fill out the form and send a message of thanks to ...read more

STEAM Week – Mason Dukes

National STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) day was on Sunday, November 8, 2020. In honor of this day, the District will be highlighting students with a passion for STEAM.  --- Lights, Camera, Action! Sycamore High School Senior Mason Dukes first started working on lighting production as a volunteer at his ...read more

New Staff Spotlight – Angelique Page

We would like to welcome Angelique Page as our new Health Assistant at Southeast Elementary School! Angelique attended Thornridge High School, followed by Illinois State University.  One school memory that impacts her today is when she transferred schools and the teachers made her feel comfortable. “They made me feel like I ...read more

STEAM Week – Scott Lichamer

National STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) day was on Sunday, November 8, 2020. In honor of this day,  the District will be highlighting students with a passion for STEAM.  --- Virtual Reality (VR) is a simulated experience that allows people to explore different places or view something completely different from ...read more

STEAM Week – Jake Rundle

National STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) day was on Sunday, November 8, 2020. In honor of this day,  the District will be highlighting Sycamore students with a passion for STEAM. ---- “When I was little, I would play video games and wonder how they would be created and I would think ...read more

November 8, 2020 – Message from Superintendent Steve Wilder

Over the last week, including this weekend, we have been notified of an increasing number of COVID-19 cases among individuals at Sycamore High School. The COVID-19 cases include individuals who have received a positive COVID-19 test result, individuals who are a "close contact" to someone who has COVID-19, and individuals ...read more

FFA Places Second at State

On Saturday, October 17, 2020 students from the Sycamore High School FFA team competed in the State Horse Judging Contest (Reasons Division) and finished second in the State of Illinois. It was an early morning for the students as they filed into the ag shop at SHS for the contest. ...read more

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Change in Hybrid Plan

Monday, November 3, 2020 Dear Sycamore Community School District 427 families, As you know, our District has continuously monitored the COVID-19 situation in our state, region, county, and community since the pandemic began. In the last few weeks, there has been an increase in COVID-19 cases that reached a peak in our ...read more

Second Quarter Meal Options

As the District transitions to in-person instruction on Wednesday, November 4, 2020, there will be changes to our food services program for all students. Starting Monday, November 2, 2020, meals will no longer be delivered to families’ homes. However, meals will still be available for all students. Under the current extension ...read more

National Bus Safety Week

You’re driving to work when you see a school bus up ahead with its stop sign out and its red lights flashing. You come to a stop and watch as students board the bus.  Stopping for a school bus may seem like common sense. However, during the 2019-2020 school year, Sycamore ...read more