District 88 hosts Update Meeting for parents/guardians and students

Meeting presentation (English)

Presentación de la reunión (en español)

On Sept. 26, District 88 hosted a School Update Meeting for parents/guardians and students. To watch the meeting and to view the presentation (in English and in Spanish), click on the video and the links above.

During the meeting, Addison Trail, Willowbrook and District 88 administrators, as well as District 88 Board of Education members, shared the following important information.

  • A moment of silence to honor and remember Willowbrook junior Sean Presley, who passed away on Sept. 17

  • District 88’s priority areas for the 2023-24 school year

  • A flyer with QR codes/links to access information about Addison Trail and Willowbrook

  • Mental health and social-emotional supports/resources for students

  • Academic supports for students

  • District 88’s commitment to providing multiple and flexible pathways for students to ensure they are college and career ready

  • District 88’s focus on increasing the number of college credits and career certifications available for students

  • How to access/use SchooLinks, a comprehensive college-and-career planning and tracking tool

  • Details regarding fall testing on Oct. 11 and the importance of the SAT

  • District 88’s focus on elevating academic literacy in all content areas

  • Biliteracy updates

  • Safety and security updates and reminders

  • Student transportation updates

  • How to stay connected with District 88

  • Organizations parents/guardians and community members can join to be more engaged with Addison Trail and Willowbrook

  • How students can share their voice, thoughts and input with the District 88 Board of Education

Throughout the school year, District 88 hosts Update Meetings to communicate and connect with parents/guardians and students. This is an opportunity to meet with administrators and Board of Education members to discuss the school year and future plans, as well as a chance to participate in a question-and-answer session. See details below.

  • Families will receive an e-mail with details before each meeting, including the link to register.

  • An interpreter will be present during the meetings to share the information in Spanish.

  • Meetings can be viewed online at www.dupage88.net/SchoolUpdates.

  • Below are the 2023-24 District 88 Update Meeting dates
    • Nov. 30, 2023 (6:30 to 8 p.m.)
    • Feb. 20, 2024 (6:30 to 8 p.m.)
    • May 1, 2024 (6:30 to 8 p.m.)

For questions or more information, contact District 88 Director of Community Relations Dani Brink at dbrink@dupage88.net or 630-530-3989.