Lansing Elementary School District #158 has a rich history of educational excellence. This is maintained through the curriculum provided to our students which is aligned with the Illinois Learning Standards. We are currently in the process of aligning curricula and assessments with the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). District #158 has a highly qualified teaching staff dedicated to providing instruction using best practice methodology. The achievement growth of our students is well documented in the data collected through our various assessments. Information can be obtained on specific subjects contained in the adopted textbooks/series at the web sites which are shown here.
Elementary (K-5) Reading, Mathematics and Science:
Scott-Foresman Reading Street Curriculum
Everyday Mathematics Curriculum
Pearson Interactive Science (This series is being piloted in classrooms in the spring of 2013 and will be considered for adoption by the Board of Education for the 2013-2014 school year.)
Middle School Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Science and Science
Pearson/Prentice Hall Literature Series
Pearson/Prentice Hall Mathematics Series (This series is being piloted in classrooms currently and will be considered for adoption by the Board of Education for the 2013-2014 school year.)