1. Reputation for Excellence
D230 is a national and state award-winning district regarding academic programs, co-curricular programs, and financial health, including U.S. News & World Report America's Top High Schools
, Niche.com 2019 Best High Schools
, and Illinois State Board of Education's highest rating Financial Recognition.
3. Commitment to Human Capital Development D230 values continuous learning and professional growth. We offer development opportunities including training, mentoring & coaching for teachers, on-site and virtual professional development approved for ISBE licensure renewal, and workshops for non-instructional staff.
4. Shared Commitment to Excellence Our organization is built upon the development and expansion of partnerships involving all stakeholders focusing upon the implementation of our Successful Schools - Successful Students vision. School and district improvement plans are collaboratively developed with input from all stakeholders of the educational community. Continuous improvement is realized through the comprehensive implementation of Professional Learning Communities. Daily advisory periods provide a mechanism to support our students' educational, social, and emotional growth.
5. Nestled in a Great Location D230 is located in the southwest region of the Chicagoland area of Illinois in the thriving suburbs of Orland Park, Palos Hills, Tinley Park, Orland Hills, Palos Heights, Palos Park, Hickory Hills, Bridgeview, Worth, Oak Forest and Willow Springs. These communities are family-friendly, offer a variety of amenities in terms of cultural events, restaurants, activities, shops, and offer a variety of residential options. We are a quick 30-minute drive into downtown Chicago.