CONTACT CCSD21

999 West Dundee Road
Wheeling, Illinois 60090

Phone: 847-537-8270

Superintendent: Dr. Michael Connolly

School Board & Administration


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CCSD21 is a school district comprised of 13 schools across 6 different communities in the northwest suburbs of Chicago.

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BECOME A MEMBER OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT 21 TEAM

School District 21 prides itself on its Professional Learning Community and its rich tradition of professional collaboration, high levels of professional development, and family-like atmosphere. If you see the opportunity to work with colleagues in making a difference in the lives of students and families in a truly diverse setting, School District 21 seeks your application.

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CCSD21 Strategic Planning

School District 21, in partnership with Consortium for Educational Change (CEC), is embarking on a strategic planning effort this fall. A team of more than 50 dedicated stakeholders will be developing a strategic plan over the course of four months and will present a completed plan for Board of Education consideration and approval in January 2020. Once approved, the district’s strategic plan will guide CCSD21’s work to grow and succeed over the next three to five years.

Strategic Planning Resources

 

September 9, 2019 – Orientation

Resources

Articles

September 23, 2019 – Data Retreat

Data Retreat Agenda

Data Retreat Participant Handout

Data Retreat CEC Powerpoint

Environmental Scans

CCSD21 2018 School Report Card At a Glance

CCSD21 2018 Illinois School Report Card

Data Retreat Presentations

Data Retreat Findings

DRAFT SWOT Analysis

October 28, 2019 – Vision Retreat

November 11, 2019 – Setting Direction Retreat

December 9, 2019 – Strategic Plan Finalization

 

CCSD21 Systems Assessment

During the spring of 2019, District 21 also partnered with the Consortium for Educational Change (CEC) to conduct a comprehensive assessment of district systems. The assessment process utilized best practice criteria, including characteristics of Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) and Baldrige Performance Excellence Education Criteria, and the assessment was organized into three focus areas:

  • A Focus on Learning
  • A Focus on Collaboration
  • A Focus on Results

The systems assessment executive summary is available below: