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  • School Closings Information

    In the event of a school closing for inclement weather or in case of an emergency, the Donovan School District will utilize the One Call Now automated telephone alert system to contact parents via a phone call or text to inform parents of school closings information as soon as possible. 
    Listen to WGFA radio (94.1 FM), WVLI radio (92.7 FM or 101.7) or WKAN radio (1320 AM) to announce school closings as they occur. 

    Parents: Please DO NOT call the school for school closings information. 
    If you are not receiving One Call Now alerts please contact Mrs. Legan at leganj@donovanschools.org to sign-up for the automated alert system.

Daily Jr./Sr. High School Announcements


              Announcements                          April 9, 2021

    Today for Ala Carte is Sausage, Egg, & Cheese on Croissant for $1.  Also, reduced items.  

    Prom will be April 24 from 7-11 pm at the Majestic in Kankakee. Tickets for prom are on sale until Friday April 16 during the lunch hour. The cost of the tickets will be $40. All seniors will receive 1 free ticket.

    Guest permission forms for prom are available in the office. The forms are due to the office by April 16.

    There will be a BETA Club meeting on next Tuesday, April 13th during Enrichment in Mrs. Ponton's room.

    Any 6th or 7th graders interested in Watseka Youth Football & Cheerleading should stop by the office and pick up a flyer.

    High School Students: If you are interested in working at the school this summer, please turn in a letter of interest to Justin.

    The High School Girls Volleyball team has a game tonight at home against Illinois Lutheran starting at 5pm.   Good Luck Girls!


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    DHS Yearbook Photo Sharing



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  • Donovan 2021 Homecoming Week


    Click the YouTube link for today's COVID 19 relay competition between the classes. https://youtu.be/OdpOSpmIAps


    The link will be unavailable until the beginning of 9 th hour today or 3:00 pm.



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District Announcements


    Attention Parents & Caregivers: 


    2020-2021 School Calendar Highlights


    The Donovan Community Unit School District will dismiss students every 2nd Wednesday of the month to allow all staff time for district training, staff meetings, and professional development. The Elementary school students will dismiss at 1:22 and the Jr/Sr high school students will dismiss at 1:30 on these days.

    Please contact the Elementary School (815) 486-7321 or the Jr. / Sr. High School (815) 486-7395 with questions or concerns.  
    We look forward to providing the best education possible to your child(ren).

Website Help!

  • Helpful Navigation Tips

    In an effort to better serve our viewers we have implemented some redundancy thoughout our website. For instance; When you select any Board of Education webpage you will be re-directed to the Board of Education portion of the district website. We have added this feature to ensure that no matter what building site you are visiting you always have access to the district level information you require. Here are some other helful website tips that may come in handy.

    Tip #1: All of our district websites are color coded for ease of identification. 

                1.  Grey & Burgandy=District Level
                2.  Red & White=Elementary School
                3.  Red & White/Black=Junior High School
                4.  Black & Gold/White=High School

    Tip#2When selected, the following menu items will re-direct you back to the district website. 
    These sections are part of the redundancy feature of the websites. All menus items and content are       identical on all of the school district websites. About Us, Board of Education, Parents, Public, and Staff

    Tip #3: Use the global icons bar on the right-hand side of each homepage for quick access to: District       Calender, Lunch Menus, Administration & Staff Directory Information, Classrooms, I-NOW Parent Porrtal, Local Weather, One Call Now and Google Classroom.

    Tip #4: You can always use the "Select a School" button at the top of all pages to get to where you want to go within the district.

    Tip #5: You the colorful interactive shortcut buttons to the right side of any homepage for quick access to the most frequently used webpages.       

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