Dear District 54 families, This afternoon, Governor Pritzker issued a “stay at home” order for the entire state of Illinois through April 7, 2020, to help prevent the spread of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Governor also extended the school closure order. At this time schools would reopen on April 8, but Governor Pritzker […]...
As the situation surrounding the 2019 Novel Coronavirus continues to change, District 54 is working with amazing community partners to provide food to families who are struggling financially. We would like to thank the number of individuals and organizations who have inquired about how to make donations to help those in our community who may […]...
Dear District 54 Community, As you know, on Friday Illinois Governor Pritzker announced the mandatory closure of all public schools through March 30. While our staff would prefer to be at school, interacting in person with your children, we know this is the right decision to keep our community healthy and safe. Please know that […]...
We hope you had a great spring break! It wasn’t what we are used to, but hopefully you got to spend quality, unstructured time with your family. We know we speak for all the teachers and staff of Hanover when we say we are looking forward to “seeing” you tomorrow as we start V-Learning. You […]...
Hello wonderful Hanover Highlands Community, We are hopeful this email finds you and your entire family well. We have no doubt you are finding ways to keep you and the children busy during this unprecedented time. It’s during times like these that we hang on to those we love a little bit tighter and appreciate […]...
Registration for the 2020-2021 year will be available through your parent portal starting Monday, March 30, 2020 through Infinite Campus Portal (parent portal). Please login to review the current information and make any necessary changes. . If you do not have a portal account, you should have received an email on March 14 inviting you […]...
District 54 has created a Crisis Fund to provide support to our most at-risk students and families during this great time of need. Please click the link for the most up to date information on Food Pantry Locations and Donation Opportunities. https://sd54.org/2020/03/19/food-pantry-locations-and-donation-opportunities/...
If you or your child are feeling anxious during the school closure and would like support, please feel free to reach out to our school support team: Ashley Konicki, Social Worker AshleyKonicki@nullsd54.org Kate Norman, School Psychologist KateNorman@nullsd54.org...
Hanover Highlands Information
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
8:35 a.m. First Bell, children enter
8:40 a.m. Final Bell, school starts
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