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 Tuesday, May 21, 2019 3:00:00 PM
Nine of Daniel Wright's top sixth through eighth-grade track and field athletes were invited to attend the sectional meet on Saturday, May 11, at Stevenson High School.
Posted Tuesday, May 21, 2019 12:00:00 PM
The Daniel Wright math team, a team of 30 seventh and eighth graders selected by DW teachers for this one-time contest, Stevenson Mathematics Consortium Contest, took home the first place trophy recently.
Posted Tuesday, May 21, 2019 8:00:00 AM
Nearly 80 people enjoyed Culver's custard and/or James and the Giant Peach cobbler while they listened to Daniel Wright 'book chefs' describe books they love to read.
Posted Monday, May 20, 2019 3:38:45 PM
The Sixth–Grade Spring Fling is scheduled for Tuesday, June 4.
Posted Monday, May 20, 2019 3:34:21 PM
Register now for the seventh-grade year-end celebration
Posted Monday, May 20, 2019 3:29:00 PM
We are very excited for our graduation celebration on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at the Sports Center at Stevenson High School. Doors will open at 6:15 p.m. and the ceremony will begin promptly at 7:00 p.m. with the procession of students.
Posted Monday, May 13, 2019 11:00:00 AM
Weather permitting, the athletic grounds of Daniel Wright will be treated with a spring fertilization and weed control application on Tuesday, May 14, sometime after 6 p.m.
Posted Monday, May 6, 2019 2:27:55 PM
The Learning Fund Foundation sponsored D103's first Shark Tank event where over 50 students pitched their ideas and inventions to a panel of Sharks.
Posted Monday, May 6, 2019 9:15:09 AM
The Daniel Wright team was named state champions last week, May 3, at the IESA State Scholastic Bowl in Peoria.
Posted Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:00:00 AM
The Learning Fund Foundation presents its first Shark Tank event from 2–4 p.m. Saturday, May 4 at Daniel Wright Junior High school.
Posted Monday, Apr 29, 2019 3:21:22 PM
Help get books in children's hands through the NJHS annual Book Tasting event from 6–7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 8 in the Daniel Wright cafeteria
Posted Monday, Apr 29, 2019 9:00:00 AM
Enrichment Summer School registration will re-open at 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 30 and will remain open until noon Friday, May 3.
Posted Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 9:00:00 AM
The D103 community is filled with volunteers whose constant efforts and unwavering commitment enable our children to have an immensely rich and well-rounded educational experience.
Posted Friday, Apr 26, 2019 11:00:00 AM
Don't miss the Daniel Wright performance of "Beauty and the Beast" coming to the school at 7 p.m. Friday, May 3. Admission is free.
Posted Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 3:00:00 PM
Once again, eighth-grade students are invited to travel to Washington DC during the 2020 school year!
Posted Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 11:23:40 AM
A lively group of parents gathered to learn more about one another in a Daniel Wright event sponsored by the Superintendent's Advisory Council for Equitable Education (SACEE).
Posted Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 12:00:00 PM
The DW Scholastic Bowl team won the conference tournament on Wednesday, April 17!
Posted Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 3:00:00 PM
Daniel Wright's very own Nathan Ma is heading to the 2019 National MathCounts Competition in Orlando, FL in May. He will join the 4-person state team to compete at the National MathCounts Competition in May.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 12:00:00 PM
Seventh-grader Akshansh Chauhan, 12, secured first place in "You Be The Chemist State Challenge" on Saturday, April 13 at Lewis University, Romeoville IL.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 9:00:00 AM
Congratulations to the Daniel Wright Junior High School Academic Science Bowl team for qualifying for nationals for eight years out of nine years.
Posted Monday, Apr 22, 2019 3:00:00 PM
Congratulations to our Daniel Wright students who qualified for the National History Bee and Geography Bee competitions as part of the International Academics Competition. The national round of competition will be held in Chicago, June 7-10.
Posted Monday, Apr 22, 2019 2:28:05 PM
Help get books in children's hands through the NJHS annual book tasting event from 6–7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 8 in the Daniel Wright cafeteria.
Posted Monday, Apr 22, 2019 1:49:00 PM
Thanks to the hard work of our PTO, the eighth-grade is again offered the opportunity to travel to Washington DC during the 2020 school year!
Posted Monday, Apr 22, 2019 12:18:55 PM
After winning its record-setting ninth consecutive state championship, the Science Olympiad team from DW will compete in the Science Olympiad National Tournament in New York at the end of May.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 3:00:00 PM
D103 PTO is sponsoring a parent education event, "Keep Calm & Carry On...Helping Children Cope with Stress & Identifying Anxiety and Depression in Our Youth" from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, in the Daniel Wright Junior High School cafeteria.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 2:48:10 PM
Follow these 3 easy steps to have any or all copies of your April Henry Books signed by the author during her visit on Wednesday, May 1.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 3:49:56 PM
District 103 is excited to invite you to a special program made possible by the Vernon Area Public Library (VAPL).
Posted Monday, Apr 8, 2019 3:32:16 PM
DW is participating in the annual Day of Silence on Friday, April 12.
Posted Monday, Apr 8, 2019 3:30:49 PM
Daniel Wright was packed with students showcasing their school to parents during the The World in One Place Celebration.
Posted Monday, Apr 8, 2019 2:27:55 PM
National Volunteer Week is a time to celebrate the impact of volunteer service in our schools and communities. District 103 volunteers give countless hours to benefit our students and help our district excel. We are grateful for all you do for District 103 and Thank You for the tremendous positive impact you have on our school community!