Daniel Wright Webpage News: Current Posts & Archive
This webpage provides both a list of current news items and an archive of news posted to the Daniel Wright homepage.
Posted Friday, Mar 22, 2019 2:08:00 PM
The PTO sponsored Daniel Wright Lighted Schoolhouse is scheduled for Friday, April 26.
Posted Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 1:00:00 PM
A $2,500 scholarship will be given to a qualifying eighth–grader in memory of former parent Dawn Anderson.
Posted Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 9:37:03 AM
Families of seventh–graders should register today for Springfield. The trip takes place Thursday, May 16 and Friday, May 17.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 11:47:00 AM
As we return from Spring Break, we want to remind you about the Illinois Assessment of Readiness (formerly known as PARCC) and a few "housekeeping tasks" to ensure a smooth and successful administration.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 11:43:40 AM
Our school will host the community event, Celebrate DW - A Display of Student Works and Cultural Diversity 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 4.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:17:13 AM
Parents may purchase books of visiting author April Henry through the RevTrak Web Store until today, March 21.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:13:44 AM
The 230 students scheduled to graduate in May from Daniel Wright were shown a good time this week with a dance reveal theme of "Club Dub – Win the Day".
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:10:43 AM
After a hard fought literary battle against other schools, Daniel Wright's Battle of the Books "Mint team" took fifth place, missing the finals by one point.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:09:58 AM
The Wright Way Club raised over $375 for Lemons of Love, a local non-profit organization that makes care packages for people going through chemotherapy.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:07:16 AM
Congratulations to the DW Science Bowl car team who won first for design Saturday at the Argonne regional car race.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:02:56 AM
District 103 summer school registration closes at noon Friday, March 22
Posted Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 4:02:03 PM
The Music Boosters would like to thank everyone who supported its events this year.
Posted Monday, Mar 11, 2019 8:39:29 AM
Daniel Wright's Science Olympiad team is moving on to the state competition in April after taking first place at regionals in March.
Posted Monday, Mar 11, 2019 8:32:34 AM
Congratulations to the Daniel Wright show choir who received a superior rating at March's Illinois Grade School Music Association (IGSMA) Organization contest.
Posted Monday, Mar 11, 2019 8:30:24 AM
Four Daniel Wright students will advance to the Illinois Junior Academy of Sciences State Fair on May 4 at Southern Illinois University.
Posted Friday, Mar 8, 2019 11:42:00 AM
Operational Snowflake: 2–8 p.m. Friday, March 15, Daniel Wright Junior High School.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 8:50:27 AM
Join the Diversity Club for its next book study on Monday, April 1 when it discusses the book, Piecing Me Together.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 1:23:31 PM
DW seventh–graders swept the top three spots in the regional You Be The Chemist competition.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 11:10:00 AM
School District 103 will be offering Enrichment and Intervention Summer School courses at Daniel Wright Junior High for students currently in grades K-7.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 10:36:04 AM
Congratulations to seventh–grader Andrew Chamkin and sixth–grader Tyler Reiff for advancing to the IESA Wrestling State Championships!
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:36:20 AM
This is just a reminder that we have a 24-hour school illness policy at District 103.
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:28:09 AM
Congratulations to wrestlers Josh Zimring, Andrew Chamkin and Tyler Reiff on advancing to the IESA State Sectional meet!
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:26:06 AM
Registration for the annual Run for D103 5K to be held on Saturday, May 18 is now open.
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:21:44 AM
Eighth–graders are invited to participate in health night from 7–8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 12 in the Daniel Wright cafeteria.
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:18:39 AM
We are looking for community members, parents and students who wish to share various aspects of their culture, in the form of food items, activities (games, dances, songs, exhibitions, etc.) and/or display items.
Posted Thursday, Feb 28, 2019 10:15:48 AM
The Wright Way Club is selling "Blind Boxes" on Friday, March 8 during all lunch periods.
Posted Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 3:27:51 PM
Key administrators presented recently on questions parents asked regarding Standards-Based Grading and how to navigate the new PowerSchool platform, "Unified Classroom."
Posted Monday, Feb 11, 2019 1:25:06 PM
The D103 Music Boosters has opened its online auction with many enticing items to bid on like family get away vacations, VIP seating for graduation, restaurant gift cards, personal training, and much more.
Posted Monday, Feb 11, 2019 8:55:00 AM
Beginning at 7:00 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11 through Monday, Feb. 25 at 11:55 p.m., the Parent Teacher (PT) Conference Maker will be open to schedule a 10-minute conference with your child's teacher.
Posted Friday, Feb 8, 2019 4:17:45 PM
Stuart Rodgers Photography will be at DW to take sports and clubs photos on Feb. 12–13.