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Free meals extended for District 196 students this fall

All students are eligible to receive free breakfast and lunch every school day, whether in school or distance learning at home. A la carte items available at school are not included in this program.

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Restart 2020: District 196's plan to safely return to school

Find information about the 2020-21 school year and stay updated as the situation changes. This page will be updated regularly.

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District 196 adds texting as an option for communication

Parent/guardians can now choose to receive text messages about important updates, weather cancellations or delays and school reminders by texting "Y" to 67587. 

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Enrollment information for District 196 ALC 

Join us for our upcoming family meetings regarding enrollment at the District 196 Area Learning Center.

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A year-round alternative high school serving 14-21 year old students.

We are a District 196 school that encourages students to respect all individuals and explore educational challenges. We are committed to helping students rise above the ashes and reach their full potential. 

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