FUNd Run 2021

FUNd Run 2021

It was fabulous to be back on the grounds for Ravinia Festival for an in-person FUNd Run this year! On Saturday, October 2 runners and walkers gathered at Ravinia for the annual 5K and 1-mile Family Walk. Almost 900 community members registered to be part of the event...
Kids Go Classic 2021

Kids Go Classic 2021

Thank you to Ravinia Festival’s Reach*Teach*Play education program for generously hosting District 112 families on Friday, August 12 for the return of the annual Kids Go Classic Concert. We are grateful for our partnership with the Reach*Teach*Play education...
Lost Boys of Sudan Foundation Grant Program

Lost Boys of Sudan Foundation Grant Program

On Monday, March 8, all D112 6th grade ELA students participated in a virtual visit from Lost Boys, Gabriel Dut and Peter Bul. The two men shared their personal stories of the journey from what is now South Sudan to a refugee camp in Ethiopia and ultimately to the...
(Virtual) iRead 2021

(Virtual) iRead 2021

iRead 2021 starts on Saturday, January 9! Check the “iRead 2021 Information” page (iRead dropdown menu) on this website for full details. Readers are encouraged to use electronic reading logs (available on the “iRead 2021 Information” page)....
Day of Giving 2020

Day of Giving 2020

The 112 Education Foundation is proud to sponsor the Day of Giving 2020 with a $5000 donation to support families in the Highland Park/Highwood community. This year’s Day of Giving event provided 120 families with 650 bags of groceries, personal and winter items...
FUNd Run 2020

FUNd Run 2020

Thank you to everyone who was part of this year’s virtual FUNd Run! Almost 600 runners of all ages and from every school completed a 5K or a distance of their choice between October 3 and October 12. The event raised over $32,000. With an additional contribution...