More than half the teachers in 2008 had advanced degrees. The average teacher in District 57 has over 12 years of experience.

Emergency School Information

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This area of our web site is reserved for the reporting of emergency school closing information in District 57. The information on this page will be updated as necessary. During the school year, this will give parents and staff timely information about the status of our schools during inclement weather, and any other conditions that might call for the closing of our facilities.

Please visit this site for updated information on school status, as it becomes available.

For further information, please tune to local media outlets, including AM radio stations WGN (720), and WBBM (780), and TV stations CBS (2), NBC (5), WLS (7), WGN (9), Fox (32), and CLTV News on cable. A facility search is available at the on-line Emergency Closing Center at