Eisenhower High School
1200 S. 16th Street,  Decatur, IL  62521
Our School Our Time Our Pride 

Phone: (217) 362-3100
School Hours: 8:15am- 3:00pm  
Office Hours: 7:00am- 4:00pm
Principal: Mr. Michael Dugan


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  • 5Essentials

    ATTENTION PARENTS! Please take time and participate in this important survey.Your opinon and experience are valuable in moving the district forward. The deadline for participation is March 13, 2015. Thank you in advance for your participation.

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  • Operation Calculus

    Operation Calculus is a highly successful program that works with African-American students to close the achievement gap in honors level math courses. Click here to see more about the successful program.

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  • Summer Camps - The Window Program!

    Space is limited, so act now to secure your child a spot this summer in one of the Window Programs.These programs are full of exciting hands-on and student-led activities offered exclusively in Decatur Public Schools.

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  • 2015 - 2016 Magnet School Lottery Orientation Dates

    Magnet school applications are now being accepted. Parents must attend an orientation session at the school in order to apply. Applications are due by January 30, 2015.

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  • Virtual Backpack

    Find out all that our community has to offer by visiting the DPS Virtual Backpack. In an effort to "go green" and cut down on paper in the Friday Folders, we are providing all of our community resources online. We will update information as our community partners provide it to us.

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  • DPS Talks

    Decatur Public Schools is now doing its own version of TED Talks. This is a great opportunity to get an inside look at DPS. The interviews are educational and there is always a fun blooper section at the end!

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  • District Calendar

    Click here to download a copy of the current school calendar at a glance. This calendar was approved by the Board of Education. If you have any questions regarding the calendar please contact your child's school.

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  • Substitutes Wanted

    Find out how to become a substitute Teacher, Teaching Assistant, Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse at Decatur Public Schools. The application process is easy.

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  • Common Core Handbook for K-12

    Take a look at this Common Core handbook for K-12 students.This is a great resource for parents, out-of-school education providers, and volunteers.

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  • Connect with DPS!

    Stay in the loop by connecting with DPS on Facebook and Twitter

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  • Tech Academy Essays and Teacher Recommendations are due Friday, December 12.  See Ms. Duckworth or Ms. Puchalski for more information.

    Tech Students, if you are interested in attending Tech Academy again next school year, you need to reapply!  Please come see Ms. Puchalski in the Junior Community for an application ASAP.  Applications are due Friday, December 12th.
    The Eisenhower Band is selling EHS Spirit wear!  There are t-shirts and quarter zip sweatshirts perfect for spirit day attire, hoodies and sweatpants for sale as well!  Stop by your community office or the main office to pick up an order form today.  Orders and money are due by December 18th. 
    If you signed up for the December session of Behind-The-Wheel, please see Mrs. Stout in the Main Office.
    The deadline for applications for the Germany Sister Cities Student Exchange Program is December 15th.
    Senior Students:  It's time to think about MONEY for college!  January 1st will be here before you know it.  So you must be prepared to complete the FAFSA as soon as it becomes availalbe!  Be the first in line to get as much aid as possible.  Ms. Turner will be hosting a Financial Aid Presentation on Monday, December 15th from 3:00pm - 4:30pm and 5:00pm - 6:30pm in Ms. Turner's office.  She will be discussing what information will be needed to complete the FAFSA and how to create a PIN for your FAFSA NOW rather than later! 
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  • Class of 2015 Yearbook Head Shots

     “2015 Seniors must be photographed for the head and shoulder portrait for the 2014-2015 yearbook. Please schedule your head shot yearbook picture with D.R. Roberts now! It will be free until August 8, 2014. Please call D.R. Roberts Photography at 217-422-2212 to make your appointment. D.R. Roberts will turn in your picture to Eisenhower High School.”
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  • Drivers Education
    If you would like to sign up for behind the wheel, please take a copy of your permit and $50 (check or cash) to Mrs. Stout in the EHS Main Office before or after school.
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