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Hanover Highlands Elementary

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    August 16, 2018
    • Adult ESL Classes

      August 16, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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    August 23, 2018
    • Adult ESL Classes

      August 23, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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    August 30, 2018
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      August 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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    September 6, 2018
    • Adult ESL Classes

      September 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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    September 13, 2018
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      September 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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  • Latest News

    Bikes and Scooters

    We recognize that some students wish to ride their bike or scooter to school.  If a student rides his bike to school they must lock up their bike on the designated bike rack.  We encourage students younger than 3rd grade to refrain from riding their bikes, scooter, and skateboards for safety reasons.  All scooters and […]...

    Birthday Treats and Lunch

    We want to remind our community on our procedures for birthday celebrations and lunches.    We love to celebrate with children but encourage students to bring in a non-edible birthday treat.  The office will announce a student’s birthday in the morning and they will receive a birthday pencil from the school office. Our lunch begins at […]...

    Hanover’s Arrival and Dismissal Procedures

    In the morning, staff supervision begins at 8:25 a.m. Students should not arrive prior to that time, as there is no supervision for students. During the school year, all students are to enter the building through their designated grade level door.  Both of our parking lots close at 8:25 a.m. and cars will not be […]...

    First Day of School

    Our first day of school for students 1st-6th grade and our students in our Intellectual Disabilities classroom will be on August 20th.  Classroom teachers will be outside with their name on a poster so families may easily find their new teacher for the year.  A map of the location for each classroom will be sent […]...

    Fifth and Sixth Grade Parents – Chromebooks!

    We are truly excited that all 5th and 6th grade students will have a Chromebook for the 2018-2019 school year.  All parents of 5th and 6th grade parents will need to attend a mandatory meeting where we will share information about the Chromebook.  Parents can attend one of the following meetings: August 8th @ 10:00 […]...

  • Hanover Highlands Information

    Hanover Highlands Elementary School
    1451 Cypress Avenue
    Hanover Park, IL 60133

    Principal: Faith Rivera
    Assistant Principal: Michelle Rhodes

    Phone: 630-736-4230
    Fax: 630-736-4231

  • Hanover Highlands serves approximately 470 students kindergarten [ALL DAY!] through sixth grade.  Hanover Highlands benefits from having a diverse population. We are home to a Spanish dual language program, which begins in kindergarten and goes through sixth grade.  In addition, Hanover Highlands is also a District 54 site for the intellectual disabilities program.

    Hanover Highlands is a building that focuses around lifelong learning; an embedded goal with how we operate.  Our teachers work closely in professional learning communities that allow the staff to focus on students’ needs, instructional improvements, and best practices.  We believe that our students can achieve high expectations and each student sets goals in both reading and math.  Throughout the year we are constantly gauging how are students are working towards achieving that goal through data driven conversations with students, parents and staff members.

    Every staff member at Hanover Highlands is dedicated to the success of our students.  Our School Improvement Plan targets continual improvement of student achievement in reading and math while emphasizing high expectations in all instructional areas for all students.  In addition to a rigorous core academic program each student is provided daily opportunities for academic enrichment based on his/her specific needs.

    In addition to high expectations and behavioral standards, Hanover Highlands also offers the following students clubs:

    Rocketry Club, Battle of The Books, Partners Club, Instrumental Music (5th & 6th grade), Math Olympiads, Running Club, GEMS, Student Ambassadors, Environmental Club, CODING Club, FUSE, and Spanish Club.

    The Hanover Highlands PTA is an active organization that works collaboratively with our school staff.  The PTA seeks to provide activities for students during the day and for families in the evening.  Our PTA has provided the following activities: Family Movie Night, Halloween Bash, Dinner with Santa, Holiday Store, Hot Lunch Days, Field Day, Book Fairs, and Spring Parties.

    Mascot:  Champ the Huskie

    Colors:  Blue and White

    School Hours:

    8:35 a.m.  First Bell, children enter
    8:40 a.m.  Final Bell, school starts

    Lunch Periods:

    11:45 a.m.  – 12:20 PM

    End of Day Release:

    Monday through Friday accept Wednesday: Dismissal is 3:00 PM

    Wednesday: Dismissal is 2:30 PM