School Board Elections 2021

2021 School Board Elections  Tuesday, April 6, 2021 is the Consolidated Election where vacant school board seats for District 102 will be on the ballot. Election Day may be a long way off, but now is the time that candidates need to start considering their future plans.   The Illinois State Board of Elections has established two critical deadlines: The first day that candidates . . .

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National Suicide Prevention Month September 2020

I t is important for everyone to be ready to help any person who is considering suicide. Warning signs include:  Talking about wanting to die or to kill oneself Looking for ways to kill oneself Talking about feeling hopeless or having no reason to live Talking about feeling trapped or in unbearable pain Talking about being a burden Increasing the use of alcohol . . .

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Revised School Calendar September 8th, 2020

District #102 has revised the School Calendar - September 8th 2020.   District 102 Parents/Guardians, Below is an updated copy of this year's school calendar. With the crazy world we live in right now, the Illinois State Board of Education did not finalize its guidance to schools on how to proceed with the current school calendar until very late this summer. By then, our initial calendar had already been approved . . .

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Food Plan Update - 9/3/2020

FREE MEALS for ALL STUDENTS On August 31, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) made the announcement that it is extending waivers for its Summer Meals Programs through the end of this calendar year. This will allow schools to continue serving free meals to all children starting Sept. 1 through Dec. 31, 2020,  or until funding for this program is depleted.  The free . . .

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Current Highlights


Starting with the week of October 4, 2013, we began a new program honoring Mrs. Ohlman, who was the principal of Marquette Elementary School during 1966-1985.  One student in our school is chosen to be “Student of the . . . read more

Directions to GMS Athletic Events

Download PDF directions to GMS Athletic Events below or link to Google Map. All Home Baseball and Softball Games played at Independence Park  612 LaSalle Blvd. Marquette Heights DIRECTIONS TO EVENTS IN PDF LINK TO MAP read more

Quick Links

                                STARFALL Freckle . . . read more

District Calendar

  Download the District #102  Calendar for the 2020/2021 School Year below ->   2020/2021 School Calendar Amended September 8th, 2020     . . . read more

School Board Meeting Dates

  School Board Regular Scheduled Meeting Dates 2020/2021 School Board Regular Scheduled Meeting Dates 2019/2020 School Board Regular Scheduled Meeting Dates 2018/2019 School . . . read more