Welcome to Eisenhower High School!

  • EHS ExteriorOur School, Our Time, Our Pride!

    Our mission at Eisenhower High School is to provide students with the academic, social, and emotional skills needed to be responsible and productive members of society. It is our vision at Eisenhower that all students will achieve personal success, by providing our students with a high caliber, well-rounded, and balanced curriculum.

    EHS students have opportunties to explore college and career pathways that set students up for success beyond high school, including: co-op and internship opportuntiies; workforce prep, skilled trades, and pre-apprenticeship programs; as well as dual enrollment and the opportunity to earn an Associate's Degree at the same time as they complete their high school diploma. You can check out all the options that are available to students through our College & Career Readiness webpages. Students who are interested in any of these programs should reach out to their school counselor for more info.

Contact the Office

  • 1200 South 16th Street
    Decatur, IL 62521

    Phone: 217.362.3100
    Fax: 217.362.3588

    Email: EHS@dps61.org

Bell Times

  • Regular Day: 8:10 a.m. - 2:55 p.m.
    Half Day: 8:10 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.


    Half Day Dates for 2023-24 School Year


    • September 13, 2023
    • October 11, 2023
    • November 15, 2023
    • December 13, 2023
    • January 24, 2024
    • February 14, 2024
    • March 13, 2024
    • April 24, 2024