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NEW: Bargaining Update

Monday, February 13, 2017

In an effort to help out the families in our district who would be affected by a work stoppage and the closing of schools, the district has held discussions with local agencies to provide information on alternatives. Unfortunately, the district will not be able to find accommodations for all EMSD students during the day. The Two Rivers YMCA... click to read more

A letter to our families on the EMEA’s intent to strike vote

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

On Monday, January 23rd, 2017, members of the East Moline Education Association (“EMEA”) voted to provide an “Intent to Strike” notice to the Board of Education. Under Illinois law, the EMEA may not engage in a legal strike unless it has provided District 37 with this notice and at least ten days have passed. Click to read more...

Negotiations Impasse Public Posting

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

New information has been posted regarding this: The Board of Education and the East Moline Education Association have reached impasse in an attempt to bargain a new contract. Under Illinois law, the school district is required to post the most recent offers from both parties on our website. The school district has also posted a FAQ and links to other informative documents.

Web Wise Kids

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

An evening with Officer DeGreve and the East Moline Police Department. Glenview Middle School will be hosting a parent informational meeting covering social media, cyberbullying and internet safety. Parents/guardians will be provided with information about technology that students are interacting with on a daily basis. A question/answer session will be after the presentation.

One By One CupCake Fundraiser

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The One By One program at Glenview Middle School is taking orders on a variety of delicious cupcakes from Scratch Cupcakery as a fundraiser through December 16, 2016.

Meet the Principal of Glenview Middle School

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Before he came to East Moline, Mr. Hawley was the 9th grade Academy Coordinator at Rock Island High School and also taught Spanish. Mr. Hawley’s brother is also a middle school principal in the Quad Cities. His brother has often remarked just how fulfilling it is to work with students at that age and Mike always wanted to work in the middle school setting. The Glenview principalship felt like the perfect combination...

Quad Cities Hand-in-Hand

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Hand-in-Hand is a Quad Cities non-profit organization that creates fun, inclusive learning experiences for children and young adults. We provide respite care and integrated child care, as well as numerous year round programs which are adapted so kids and young adults of all abilities can participate and have fun.

Christmas Wreath Fundraiser

Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Glenview Mariachi Band is once again holding the annual Christmas Wreath Sale. All proceeds from the sale will go directly to the Mariachi Band Program. If you would like to place an order click on the wreath.

The QC STEAM Festival Returns

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

The QC STEAM Festival is a half-day conference held at the WIU Riverfront Campus in Moline for youth in grades 3 thru 8. This year’s event will be on Saturday, November 5, 2016. Enjoy multiple breakout sessions each hour in our interactive style conference with hands-on experiences that ignite your interests.

Backpack Nights Announced

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Backpack nights have been announced for all the schools now. click to see when your school is having theirs.

District #37 Paraprofessional, Support Staff Job Fair

Monday, August 1, 2016

East Moline School District #37 will hold a Job Fair for Paraprofessionals, Classified Support Staff, and Guest (Substitute) Workers to fill several available positions for the 2016-2017 school year. On-the-spot interviews will be conducted between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 10, 2016. No appointment will be needed!

Substitute Teacher Roundup

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

A unique opportunity to apply for substitute teaching in the following school districts: Carbon Cliff-Barstow School District #36 East Moline School District #37 Hampton School District #29 Silvis School District #34 United Township High School #30

End Of Year Newsletter

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The District #37 newsletter is now available for download. In this end-of-year Annual Report you'll find data and summaries from many of our district level departments as well as an update on the building renovations at both Glenview Middle and Hillcrest Elementary.

The IEP 411

Friday, May 20, 2016

East Moline School District is pleased to offer it’s first of a series of parent and community events geared toward parents of children with disabilities in our district. Click to read more and download a flyer

2016 Summer Success

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

East Moline District 37 is pleased to provide the 2016 “Summer Success” summer school program for students in grades kindergarten - 8. The purpose of the summer school program is to provide extended school year remediation for students who have not met district criteria for promotion. The goal is to keep students from falling further behind in their grade placement. The summer school will focus on improving basic literacy skills and mathematics.

"Local Bands for Music Education" Fundraiser

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Join 20 QC Area bands and solo/duo acts to raise money for music education. This year's proceeds will go to East Moline elementary music programs. Admission is just $5 and gets you loads of local music awesomeness!

Transportation Department Training Events

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

On August 17th, 2015, the Transportation Staff and Project Now Head Start participated in an exciting, fun-filled training day of training. We set up an obstacle course in our parking lot that consisted of five different courses of training.  The courses included pre-trip, mirror training, road skills, bus evacuations, and wheelchair tie-downs. 

District #37 Welcomes New Staff Members

Monday, January 4, 2016

When the school day began on August 19, students were welcomed by some new faces in their schools. District #37 greeted many new teachers, instructional aides, playground aides, bus drivers and crossing guards as well that week.

Collaborative Teaching in EMSD #37

Saturday, January 2, 2016

Helping all students learn at high levels is at the heart of what we do in East Moline School District. This is the basis for our Mission Statement and Strategic Priorities. In the last newsletter, we shared the work teachers are doing to monitor for student learning. This quarter, we’d like to highlight yet another way we are working to meet the needs of all students: the instructional practice of collaborative teaching, also known as Co-Teaching.

EMSD37 Wellness Program Receives Federal Grant

Saturday, January 2, 2016

East Moline School District #37 is proud to announce it has entered into a partnership with the Quad City Health Initiative and the Rock Island County Regional Office of Education aimed at improving our School Wellness Program. Research has shown that healthy students not only do better academically but have improved self-esteem and self-confidence. These are all goals that our EMSD #37 School Board and its leadership value greatly.

Quad City S.T.E.A.M. Festival a Big Hit

Saturday, January 2, 2016

The 2nd annual QC STEAM Festival took place on Saturday November 7th, 2015 at the WIU Riverfront campus. QC STEAM is an interactive conference for youth in grades 3-8 to get in depth, hands-on experiences that could spark interest in the areas of science, technology, engineering, art, and math. Many of our East Moline students from all five schools had an opportunity to participate and attend this great event.

Torch Bearers - The Power of One

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

A Community Celebration and Musical Tribute Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.will be held in Centennial Hall at Augustana College, on Saturday January 16th at 6 PM Glenviews One By One group will present from the perspective of working with young people to know that their lives matter and they have options in their futures.

One By One Program receives National Recognition

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

The goal of the planned Google+ Hangouts is to bring greater awareness of the good work the Bright Spots in Hispanic Education are doing so that others can learn from their experiences and help reduce the achievement gap for all students. This November 18th live broadcast focused on improving college access.