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Final calendar will be posted once the Illinois General Assembly and Illinois State Board of Education determine the number of required school days and some other rules for calendars that will require adjustment possibly. Download here:  2019-2020 Heritage Schools Calendar Text Format Draft Form 5-28-2019 2019-2020 Heritage Schools Calendar – THIRD Draft 5/15/2019 August 6 [...]

Important District Dates 5/23/2019 - Last day student attendance 5/24/2019 – NO School – Teacher’s Institute Day Have a safe and enjoyable summer!  See you in August. :) Elementary/Junior High Upcoming Events 5/23/2019 - Fun Day for K-7th grade students in Homer and LAST DAY of SCHOOL. 5/24/2019 - Indiana Beach Trip Tomorrow's Menu: Teacher [...]

5/3/2019 - District Art Show @ Homer 5-7pm 5/6/2019 – 5-12th Grade Band Concert at High School in Broadlands at 7:00 PM. 5/8/2019 – 5-12th Grade Chorus Concert at Elementary/JH Building in Homer at 7:00 PM. 5/23/2019 - Last day student attendance 5/24/2019 – NO School – Teacher’s Institute Day May 2019 District Events here May [...]

   Heritage School District #8 March 25, 2019   Dear Parents/Guardians:   It is hard to believe we are at the start of fourth quarter for 2018-2019. Here are just a few reminders as we enter spring at Heritage Elementary/JH School.    PTC Bingo Night Fundraiser: A reminder that on Friday, April 5, 2019, Heritage [...]

Revised and Updated Schedule Below April 5                                   Early Dismissal Teacher Institute, Dismiss 11:15am Both Schools (ELA Curriculum) April 9                                   Early Dismissal District Testing Day, Dismiss 12:15pm Both Schools (IAR/PSAT/SAT) April 17                                 Early Dismissal Spring Break, Dismiss 1:15pm Both Schools April 18-April 22                 No School – Spring Break Vacation - Students Return Tuesday, April 23 April [...]

Heritage Parent letter for parents & guardians of students in the tested grades 3rd-8th here The Illinois Assessment of Readiness (IAR) is the state assessment and accountability measure for Illinois students enrolled in a public school district. IAR assesses the New Illinois Learning​ Standards Incorporating the Common Core and will be administered in English Language [...]

The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) will again partner with UChicago Impact to administer the Illinois 5Essentials Survey this year. Teachers, students, and parents will be able to complete the survey Dec. 11, 2018, through Feb. 15, 2019. Starting in school year 2018-19, statute requires all districts to administer a climate and culture survey [...]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Monday January 21st - No School

12/22/2018-1/6/2019 – Winter Break 1/7/2019 – Teacher Institute 1/8/2019 – School Resumes