School board vacancyIdaho Falls School Board Zone 2 Representative David Lent has resigned from the board after being elected to the Idaho Legislature  Anyone interested in filling the seat should submit a letter of interest to the Idaho Falls School District 91’s administrative offices at 690 John Adams Parkway by Friday,  Dec.21. Letters should include the candidate’s qualifications and the reasons he or she would like to serve on the Board of Trustees.

Interested candidates must be 18 years old or older, a U.S. citizen, a resident of Idaho and a resident of Zone 2, which includes the areas of Fox Hollow, Westside and Ethel Boyes elementary schools. Click on the links for a complete description of Zone 2 or to see a map.   Learn more about Dave Lent's resignation. Learn more about serving on the school board.  Questions about the position? Send them to us.

Happy Holidays on green background with white snowflakesAll D91 schools and offices will be closed Dec. 24 through Jan. 4 for the Christmas and New Year holidays. Schools and offices will re-open on Monday, Jan. 7. Any transcript requests received during this time will be processed when the district office re-opens in January. Happy Holidays!

 

Teacher Job Fair with a picture of applesIdaho Falls School District 91 is hosting a job fair on Saturday, Jan. 12, for number of prospective positions for the 2019-20 school year. Anticipated positions include: elementary teachers, middle school teachers in English, science, social studies and math, high school teachers in English, science, social studies and math, and special education positions. If you're interested in joining our team, please complete an application and register for the upcoming job fair. Questions about elementary positions? Email: . Questions about secondary positions? Email: . Questions about special education positions. Email: .

Image of calendar with the word PLANThe Board of Trustees is currently reviewing proposed calendars for the 2019-20 school year. All the calendars have a week off for Thanksgiving, two weeks off at Christmas and a week off for Spring Break, but they have different start dates, end dates and staff development days. The Board is expected to adopt a calendar at the January board meeting. Learn more about Option 1,  Option 2, Option 3 and Option 4.  Submit comments to the school board

PSATAll D91's sophomores had the opportunity to take the PSAT in October, and those results are now available online. The PSAT is a precursor to the SAT college entrance exam. It highlights areas where students are excelling and areas where students could improve. Sophomores can see their test scores and performance details by logging into their College Board account using the login and password they set up in October.  Learn more about accessing scores.  Check out this webinar to learn how you can get the most out of your child's scores. Questions? Send them to us.

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Thanks to your generous support, the Ed Foundation supports D91's teachers, enriches classrooms and helps students go on to success after high school. With your contributions and support from community partners like the Maeck Family Foundation, EIRMC and FluorIdaho, the Ed Foundation this year has awarded 90+ teacher grants totaling more than $95,000; raised almost $60,000 for D91's schools, clubs and sports teams through the D91/Teton Auto raffle and more. Please consider a charitable, tax-deductible donation to our year-end fund-raising drive. Learn more about the D91 Ed Foundation.  Donate Today.