STUDENT SERVICES

FOREST ADMINISTRATION CENTER
1375 South 5th Avenue, Des Plaines, IL 60018 | (847) 824-1159
Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

MISSION STATEMENT

It is our mission to prepare every student to be a contributing member of society and to participate successfully in local, community, and global settings. We are committed to providing specialized academic, social and emotional supports and services to students in order to fully engage them in high quality learning environments. We enjoy working collaboratively with families, students, community, colleagues, and other professionals in order to promote every student's success.

STUDENT HANDBOOK

Our students learn in a school community where everyone belongs and is accepted. Students are integrated into general education classes while providing supplementary aids and services to support our students and families.

Student Behavior and Discipline


Monthly Parenting Webinars

Our partners at The Kenneth Young Center have developed a series of monthly webinars addressing "hot topics" in the world of parenting. These webinars are pre-recorded and can be viewed at your convenience. Each episode is recorded in both English and Spanish. Some of the topics to view are as follows: parent/child communication, anger management, bullying, depression, ADHD, and anxiety.

Behavior Interventions for Students Receiving Special Education Services

Social Emotional Learning: How District 62 Supports All of Our Students

Overview of SEL in District 62
Prepared By: Dr. Ellen Swanson, Assistant Superintendent for Student Services

Legal Update

Student Services frequently reviews policies affecting our students. This video presentation discusses new sexual harassment rules. The policy updates procedure that is accessible to staff, maintains confidentiality, provides for timely and thorough investigation, and includes adequate remedial measures.

Board Policy 7:290, Suicide and Depression Awareness and Prevention

CREDITS: AUDIO AND VISUAL - PABLO SANDS

STAY IN TOUCH

STAFF RESOURCES

embraceIEP | Google Dashboard

ELLEN SWANSON, Ph.D.

Assistant Superintendent for Student Services
swansone@d62.org

PARENT RESOURCES

English Learner | Parent Portal

VOLUNTARY STUDENT ACCIDENT INSURANCE

COVID-19 GUIDE | Student Insurance | Online Enrollment | Benefits | Plan Coverage | Claim Form

Questions related to voluntary student accident insurance program, please call Business Office (847) 824-1144.