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Muir Elementary

  • Muir School Information

    John Muir Literacy Academy
    1973 N. Kensington Lane
    Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

    Principal: Carolyn Allar
    Assistant Principal: Cory Burke

    Phone: (847) 357-6444
    Fax: (847) 357-6445

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    May 28, 2020
  • Latest News

    Schools closed for rest of school year

    Dear District 54 Community, Good afternoon District 54 families. As you have probably heard, Governor Pritzker has announced that schools will remain closed for the rest of this school year. Let me acknowledge that this is not ideal. The ideal situation would be having children at school connecting in person with their peers, their teachers […]...

    Food Pantry Locations and Donation Opportunities

    As the situation surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, continues to change, District 54 is working with amazing community partners to provide food to families who are struggling financially. Families needing assistance may benefit from the following. Wednesdays:  Willow Creek Community Church will host a mobile food truck distribution from 11 a.m. to noon every Wednesday in […]...

    Update from Superintendent DuRoss – March 16, 2020

    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 […]...

    Six Flags – Read to Succeed Tickets

    Tickets have been issued for all students that submitted six hours of reading to Six Flags.  If your parents submitted with an email address, the tickets should have been emailed to them. Please email Mr. Doerpinghaus if your parents submitted your hours, but did not receive the email with your ticket. Congratulations to all the […]...

    Principal’s Message – May 20, 2020

    Muir Community- I hope this email finds you well. It has been nice seeing students and their families at supply pick-up. I know this isn’t the way we wanted to end the year, but seeing your smiling faces has brought a smile to mine. One thing that I have learned during this time is to […]...

    Principal’s Message – May 15, 2020

    Muir Community, I hope this email finds you and your family well. As a reminder, we have supply pick up occurring next week. Below is the schedule for your child’s class. If you have any questions, please reach out to me or your child’s teacher directly. Please see below for important information coming up in […]...

    Register now for 2020-21 School Year

    Registration for the 2020-21 school year is underway for kindergarten through eighth grade. New District 54 families Click here to begin online registration. After processing your registration, your child’s new school will contact you to request additional information, such as the Student Transfer Form (ISBE form 33-78) for students transferring from another Illinois school; proof of immunizations […]...

    Refund of Fees to D54 Families

    Due to the move to remote learning in March, District 54 will be prorating prepaid fees (i.e. milk, field trips, pizza fundraisers, etc.) based on actual goods or services received. The amounts that have been paid by families for goods or services that have not been received have been credited to their student’s account on […]...