"The State of District 88" video segments 2021-22

District 88 partners with Addison Community Television (ACTV) to film “The State of District 88.” The show takes place several times throughout the school year and highlights student successes, as well as important information about the district.

In Addison, the show can be viewed on Comcast Cable Channel 6 and on AT&T U-Verse Channel 99, or online at www.addisonadvantage.org.

In Villa Park, the show can be viewed on Comcast Cable Channel 6 and on AT&T U-Verse Channel 99, or online at www.tvvpstyle.com/watch. The program is simulcast at 7 a.m. every Thursday.

We are excited to share with you the great accomplishments of your hometown high schools. To view the video segments, click on the links below.


Aug. 19, 2021

  • District 88 Superintendent Dr. Jean Barbanente discusses the district’s plans and COVID-19 mitigation strategies and procedures for the 2021-22 school year, as well as her vision for the future direction of the district.

  • Willowbrook Principal Dr. Daniel Krause shares how District 88 plans to enhance its connections and relationships with students and programs/services in place to support students as they return to in-person learning.

  • An interview to introduce Jack Andrews, Addison Trail’s new Principal (who also is an alumnus of Addison Trail), who discusses how District 88 will continue connecting with students to establish a sense of belonging and encourage each child to find success in all areas – academics, athletics and extracurricular activities.

  • Preview of the Community Resource Fair and Biliteracy Workshop on Aug. 28, which is being hosted by Addison School District 4, District 45, Salt Creek School District 48 and District 88. See event details at https://www.dupage88.net/site/page/13704.