Butler SD 53 News

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August 11, 2017

Read up on the latest happenings in the District 53 community newsletter Newsline, which was mailed last week to all homes in District 53 in July.

Eighth graders graduated from Butler Junior High on Wednesday, May 31, 2017. We couldn’t be more proud of the Class of 2017!

Brook Forest families made dozens of extra lunches for the needy as part of Student Council’s newest fundraiser.

The Butler School District 53 Board of Education appointed Dr. Chad Prosen as principal of Brook Forest School at its regular meeting May 8. Prosen is regarded as a passionat...

Newly elected board members were sworn in at the Butler District 53 Board of Education. Five newly elected board members were sworn in and took their seats at the Butler Distric...

Showcasing their creativity, knowledge and problem-solving skills, the Butler Junior High Science Olympiad Team placed 8th in the state finals April 29, held at the University o...

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Registration 2017-2018

April 15, 2017

Registration packets for the 2017-18 school year were sent out on April 13th. Online student registration begins on April 15th. Remember, to receive the $100 Early Bird Discou...

Butler District 53 recognized four retiring board members at its meeting April 10. They are: President Alan Hanzlik, Vice President Dr. Hitesh Patel, Secretary Dr. Alan Kumar an...

Brook Forest and Butler Junior High students’ artwork chosen to be on display at the West Suburban Consortium for Academic Excellence Brook Forest and Butler Junior High student...

The District will conduct a comprehensive principal search to ensure we find a candidate that will help our students continue to excel, create meaningful professional developmen...

Colonial fair

March 22, 2017

Brook Forest students learn about early American history. Students learned how to play Nine Men’s Morris, practiced the art of calligraphy using a quill and read more about Abig...

The 8 Keys of Excellence

March 12, 2017

As part of a new program at Brook Forest this year, called the Eight Keys of Excellence, students are taught skills to navigate their lives. This month, the school focused on th...

Spelling Bee Win

March 3, 2017

For the second year in a row 8 th grader Aditya Badlani won the 2017 DuPage County Spelling Bee and will head to the national bee in May. Also, Mira Dedhia of McClure Junior Hig...

Value of a Butler Education

February 17, 2017

• In a recent study, Chicago Agent magazine noted that Butler School District 53 was the No. 1 in-demand school district in DuPage County. • Test scores showed that Butler Dis...

BJH Concert Band

February 11, 2017

The Butler Junior High Concert Band will join their Hinsdale Central High School counterparts in a combined performance at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16 at Hinsdale Central. The conc...

Four Butler Junior High students were honored with top awards in the Midwest Region on the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Jasmine Tan, 8th grade, won a Gold Key (top 5-7%) in ...

5Essentials Survey

January 19, 2017

The Illinois 5 Essentials Survey window has been extended until January 30. This survey provides the District with important information about the quality of our schools. Inform...

Registration for students entering kindergarten next fall will be held this month on the following dates. Registration for students new to first grade will also be held at the s...

Brook Forest School held an assembly Friday to receive an award from Schoolwide, but thanks to the school’s leadership team, the assembly was turned into a surprise thank you fo...

Pre-school Parent Meeting

December 2, 2016

Please join us on Tuesday, December 13th from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. or Wednesday, December 14th from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. in the Autumn Oaks Conference room at the Oak Brook Park Distri...

Community members are invited to run for a seat on the District 53 Board of Education. December 19 is the last day to file nominating papers.... Butler School District 53 Board ...

It was a night of celebrations for Butler School District 53. The new safety vestibule at Butler Junior High was opened to the public with a ceremonial ribbon cutting prior to t...

PARCC Results Released

November 13, 2016

Butler District 53 students fared well on the second year of the PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) exams. Of 18 school districts that are s...

The Parent Education Night on the Workshop Model, scheduled 11/2 is cancelled and will be rescheduled in honor of Game 7 - Go Cubs!