• Back to school Monday August 21

    Getting Ready for the 2023-2024 School Year!

    Whether you're new to DPS 109 or returning for another year, explore these resources regarding the questions we get asked most to find all the information you need to be ready for a successful school year!

    If you don't find what you are looking for here, browse the "For Families" tab on our website or reach out to your building principal or our communications team at communications@dps109.org.

    *Note the first day of school on 8/21 is following an early dismissal schedule, with middle schools dismissing at 11 am and elementary at 11:40 am.

      • Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 8:35 AM - 3:25 PM Wed: 8:35 AM - 2:25 PM                            Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Wed: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • Back To School Checklist

    There are several things you need to do in Family Access prior to the school year starting and we wanted to compile it in one easy list. We need you to review:


  • Skyward Family Access Log in to pay fees, find your student's teacher, classroom, and bus schedule here in Skyward!
  • Health Forms Make sure all your health forms have been submitted.
  • Before/After School Care Information Check out the Deerfield Park District's website for enrichment opportunities.
  • Read the 2023-2024 Student/Parent/Guardian Handbook Sign the acknowledgement form in Skyward
  • New To 109? Start The Enrollment Process

School Specific Links

  • How Will You Hear From Us?

    During the school year, you can expect to hear from...
    - Your building principal on Fridays.

    - The District's 109 News every other Tuesday.

    If you are unsure if your contact information is updated and correct, please visit Skyward to check. If you would like to receive text messages, please list your phone number as cellular. If your information needs changing, please contact our Technology Specialist, Ron Lowe.