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Kelvin Grove Middle School   808 Adams St.  Lockport , IL 60441          Tel: 815-838-0737  Fax: 815-834-4339
Milne Grove Elementary School   565 E. 7th St.   Lockport , IL 60441     Tel: 815-838-0542  Fax: 815-838-6893



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Heads Up, Hornets . . . WELCOME to 2014-2015!
Aug. 21: Special Board Meeting at 7 pm / KG LRC
Aug. 26: Fall Pictures
Aug. 28: KG Expectation Night - Gr. 4/5 at 6 pm, Gr. 6-8 at 6:30 pm - Principal Jennings meets with all parents/guardians from 6:30-6:45 in the KG new gym
Sept. 1: Labor Day – No School
Sept. 2: Hot Lunch Program Begins
Sept. 4:  MG Expectation Night Grades 1-3 6:30 – 8:00
Sept. 6:  5K Fun Run/Walk   PTO Back-to-School Dash
Sept. 8: Feed the Need to Read / McDonald's Monday LRC Fundraiser 5-8 pm
Sept. 12: 11:30 Dismissal- School Improvement Day
Sept. 16:  9:30 Late Start Day
Sept. 16: Board of Education Meeting 7 pm / KG LRC
Sept. 19: Midterm
Sept. 29: Progress Reports Distributed

See also Activity Calendar & Calendar Web Page for additional events and details.

Sept. 9: Back-to-School Webinar for Parents
From the Illinois State Board of Education and Superintendent Christopher A. Koch
The Illinois State Board of Education's first Back-to-School Webinar for parents is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 9. This webinar is geared specifically toward parents. They will discuss how schools are putting in place the new Illinois Learning Standards and assessments aligned to those standards, and they will include local teachers to provide a classroom perspective. 

They will also focus on parent engagement and the partnerships necessary between families and local schools to help students reach their full potential. 

Interested parents can register at: 

Read the letter from ISBE & State Superintendent Koch   

Back-to-School Forms & Letters
bullet School Supply List-KG     
bullet School Supply List-MG    
bullet2014-2015 Calendar 
bulletMG Back-to-School Letter    
bulletMG Beginning-of-School Packet 
bulletKG Back-to-School Letter
bulletKG Beginning-of-School Packet
bulletHandbook/Student/Parent - Kelvin Grove
bulletHandbook/Student/Parent - Milne Grove

NOT YET REGISTERED?  If you have not yet registered your student for the 14-15 school year, please contact or call  815-838-0737, ext 104 immediately. 

14-15 Draft Budget 
The 14-15 Draft District 91 Budget is now on display.  

Proposed FY15 Draft Budget


Proposed FY15 Draft Budget Details

Lunch Program Changes @ District 91

CLICK THE "MY SCHOOL LUNCH" LOGO to see menu / order formsD91 Lunch Program

2014-2015 School Year Changes
Lunch $3.10    Milk 50¢

Come join us for lunch! It’s new, it’s improved, and we know you will find something you like every day. Lunches prepared fresh daily right here in the District. Try it today!

How to Choose your Entrée:


The 1st entrée is always identified as the BLUE choice.


The 2nd entree is always identified as the GOLD choice.


Students will Receive a choice card based on the selected Entrée for that day.

As we move forward, KG and MG will be offering additional/different choices based on the popularity of items. For September however the choices will be the same for both schools.

Menu changes may be necessary. Notice will be given when possible.  Questions about the menu? Call Susan Brown Food Service Manager 815-588-8625.

D91 Bullying Incident Report Form Now Online
Report bullying incidents online - anonymously.
District 91 Late Start Oasis Programs Available

From the Lockport Township Park District Brochure:

"District 91 has initiated a late start on the third Tuesday of each month for the 2014-2015 school year in order to provide for monthly professional development time. We are working cooperatively with the district to accommodate your needs as a parent. Let us provide childcare for your family so as not to interrupt your work week. All children will be safely supervised by our trained Oasis staff. We will play group games, provide morning snack and have arts and crafts as well as have physical activities planned. Fee includes all days listed below. There is no proration of fees for dates not attending.

Dates: September 16, 2014
October 21, 2014 
November 18, 2014 
December 16, 2014 
January 20, 2015 
February 17, 2015 
March 17, 2015 
April 28, 2015 
May 19, 2015 

Times: 7am-9:30am 
Location: Milne Grove / Kelvin Grove 
Fee: $52     Minimum/Maximum: 12/36 
Registration Deadline: September 10, 2014


Lockport Township Park District is located at 1911 S. Lawrence Ave. Lockport, IL. 60441

This group activity is sponsored by the Lockport Township Park District. This organization is not affiliated with District 91, and District 91 does not 
sponsor or endorse this organization or its activities. This information has been made available to the students pursuant to the District’s policy governing 
the distribution of written materials from non-school organizations. 

Sept. 6: PTO Back-to-School Dash - 5K Walk/Run 

5K Fun Run/Walk  
PTO Back-to-School Dash

Saturday, September 6, 2014  
Time: 9:00 a.m. start (rain or shine the race is on)  
Location: Kelvin Grove School  
808 Adams Street  
Lockport, IL 60441

PLEASE PRE-REGISTER: Individuals that preregister are guaranteed a race t-shirt.  Awards will be given to the top male/female finishers AND the top two finishers in each age group.

Online registration     Mail-In Registration     Sponsor Form

Wellness Plan
The D91 Wellness Plan is now online.  Visit our NEW Health, Wellness & Safety Web!
Superintendent Gray: ISAT Cut Scores & Common Core

D91 School Report Card Letter     /    Common Core & Assessments

District 91 Strategic Plan 

View the D91 Strategic Plan FlipBook Online


Hornet Weather

Electronic Payments

A student ID number is required for each student payment. Student ID numbers can be found through ParentConnect XP account or on 4-8th graders report cards. Milne Grove student ID numbers are sent home via notices. The convenience fee charged for using this system is not charged or collected by District 91. Contact 815-838-0737, extension 104 or email for assistance.

Pest Management
Be sure to read the information about District 91's pest management practices - click here.
McDonald's Monday Benefits LRCs - September 8th

McDonald's Monday
between 5-8 pm
Proceeds benefit ALL D91 Kids!

FEED THE NEED TO READ ON SECOND MONDAY OF EACH MONTH STARTING IN SEPTEMBER at the original McDonald's on Read Street from 5-8 pm.  Percentages of profits benefit the KG and MG Learning Resource Centers!  No forms needed and no need to mention D91 -- all purchases made between 5 - 8 pm on the 2nd Monday of every month get credited to District 91 Learning Resource Centers. Drive throu or dining room - whatever works for you!  THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!



Kelvin Grove Middle School   808 Adams St.  Lockport , IL 60441          Tel: 815-838-0737  Fax: 815-834-4339
Milne Grove Elementary School   565 E. 7th St.   Lockport , IL 60441     Tel: 815-838-0542  Fax: 815-838-6893

Donna J. Gray, Superintendent
Milne-Kelvin Grove District 91
808 Adams Street
Lockport, IL 60441


John R. Jennings II, Principal
Kelvin Grove Middle School
808 Adams Street
Lockport, IL 60441


Jaime Koziol, Principal
Milne Grove Elementary School
565 E. 7th Street
Lockport, IL 60441


Larry Spencer, Special Education Coordinator
Milne-Kelvin Grove District 91
808 Adams Street
Lockport, IL 60441


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