d66 Points of pride

School Report Card

Elizabeth Ide Elementary School (PK-2) has received an exemplary designation, while Prairieview Elementary (3-5) and Lakeview Jr. High (6-8) have received commendable designations on their Illinois School Report Cards.

District 66 Principal Award

Prairieview Principal, Mark Pagel, was named the 2021 Illinois Elementary School Principal of the Year by the Illinois Principals Association in March of 2022.

National History Day Awards

Lakeview Jr. High School was named the National History Day Illinois School of the Year for 2017. Seventh grade social studies teacher, Jake Little, was named 2018 James F. Harris History Teacher of the Year.

District 66 Teachers

Center Cass School District 66 has a student/teacher ratio of 17:1 and 73% of teachers have a master's degree or higher. District 66 has a 90% teacher retention rate.

Staff Spotlight

Mark Pagel

2021 Illinois Elementary School Principal of the Year

- Mark Pagel, PV Principal

Jinsun Baek

ISBE 2021 Those Who Excel Award Winner - Student Support Personnel

- Jinsun Baek, District Nurse

Debbie Doyle

ISBE 2021 Those Who Excel Award Winner - Administrator

- Debbie Doyle, Director of Learning

community connections

Board of Education members

Board of Education

TEAM 66 Education Foundation - Together everyone achieves more

TEAM 66

PTO

PTO

people holding instruments sitting in a band room

Center Cass Community Band