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District 159 has launched our own media show! View our latest episode of Pride in 159, Colin Powell student Essence Martin is taking part in an interview with State Representative Debbie Meyers-Martin by clicking above on Pride in 159.
Congratulations to our SOAR (Superintendent Outstanding Achievement Recipients). SOAR is a new quarterly recognition program established by Superintendent Alfred to acknowledge employees who exemplify extraordinary efforts in their roles at the school district.
The Board of Education joins me in extending best wishes to everyone for a productive school year filled with many promises and possibilities. Working together, we will educate, empower and inspire success and a lifetime of learning in Elementary School District 159.
At a glance
- 1943 Students
- 145 teachers
- 55% with Masters Degrees of higher
- 85% teacher retention
- 95% Student attendance
- 5% English Learners