School Board Elections

There will be three board member positions on the ballot on April 6, 2021.  Petitions to be on the ballot can be picked up at the Local Election Authority, which is the Piatt County Clerk’s office.  Petitions may start circulation on September 22, 2020.  Petitions can then be filed in the County Clerk’s office between December 14 and December 21, 2020.   prefiling notice.pdf

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USDA School Meal Program

The USDA has announced the extension of the special school meals program from September 1 through the end of December, 2020. DeLand-Weldon CUSD#57 will participate in this program. All school meals will be provided at no charge to students during this time. All meals provided must follow the USDA school meal plan regarding nutritional and caloric guidelines. Charges for meals served this past week will be refunded to student accounts. . . .

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High School Yearbook Photos

The 2020-21 High School Year Book Class is limited by social distancing guidelines on how to take pictures for the yearbook. To assist students with this task, Jostens has created a photo uploading tool for students and members from the community to share their own pictures to assure that plenty of photos from the 2020-21 school year are available for the yearbook.  Photo Upload link:  . . .

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2020 Election Day

Election Day 2020 Anticipating a shortage of election judges, Public Act 101-0642 makes several changes to state law aimed at encouraging students to serve in that role. In addition to specifically mandating that Election Day, November 3, 2020, will be a school holiday, the law provides that election judges may be as young as 16 if they are otherwise qualified.  To be eligible for consideration as an election . . .

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2020 Piatt County Toy and Gift Program

Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Piatt County Toy and Gift Program. In order to qualify for this program you must live in Piatt County on Distribution Day, November 23, 2020. Please click on the following links to access the application: page 1 , page 2 . 

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New School Phone Numbers

Our new school phone numbers are: 309-928-7691 309-928-7692 Our new fax number is: 309-928-7695

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2020-21 School Supply Lists

The 2020-21 School Supply Lists are linked on the home page under "Supply Lists." They have also been sent to student and parent emails via TeacherEase or you can click here .    

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Student Attendance Starts on Wed, Aug 19th

The first day of student attendance for the 2020-21 School Year will be Wednesday, August 19th. Please contact the office if you have any questions. Thank you!

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Return-to-School Plan for the 2020-21 School Year

 Please click the link below to access information regarding the 2020-21 School Year:     DeLand-Weldon CUSD #57 Return-to-School Plan

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Current Highlights

Important Events/Dates

2019-20 School Year FIRST SEMESTER   SECOND SEMESTER   Online Registration Opens 7/15 First Day of Student Attendance (S2): 1/6 In-Person Registration Begins 8/1 Homecoming Week: - In-Person Registration Ends 8/7 Homecoming Game: - Supply . . . read more

School District Report Cards

Each year the State of Illinois requires local school districts to post on their website and/or provide hard copies (upon request) of the School District Report Card. The report card provides, demographic, financial, instructional and student achievement data.  Please read the card carefully as some of the data is two years old.  This report card allows the community to get a . . . read more

Official Mascot, Colors, and Font

DeLand-Weldon has created and shared these files for the benefit of district partners, media publications, and other districts so that they may use a consistent brand representation of DeLand-Weldon.  The linked images, colors, and fonts are those officially adopted by the Board of Education and are shared in multiple formats. District Visual Identity read more

Breakfast/Lunch Menus

DeLand-Weldon Menus & Account Balances DeLand-Weldon Schools offers parents the ability of viewing their child's meal plan balance online and making payments using a debit/credit card. The system allows you to deposit money into the account, view payment and meal history, and transfer funds between students in the same household.  Online payments will be . . . read more