Teacher Spotlight: Katie Tosh


Katie Tosh, current English teacher and National Honors Society sponsor at Hinsdale Central and former English teacher and Activities Director at Hinsdale South, is making great strides in the Chicago athletic community. Chicago Athlete Magazine…

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German Club Gives Back


German Club sponsor Johanna Jurgens and her students organized the 10th annual Oktoberfest/Rootbiergarten fundraiser for the Open Arms-Hinsdale Hospital Foundation’s Breast Cancer Outreach Fund.  Because of the generous support of staff, students, and community, German…

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Transition Center Staff and Students Give Back


About twice a month, students from our Transition Center volunteer their time and talents at the HCS Family Services’ food pantry in Hinsdale. Carolyn Wagner and Parth Kachru, former Central students and current Transition Center…

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2020 Illinois Theatre Festival


District 86 drama club sponsors, theater directors, and acting teachers Mr. Yuska, Ms. Scholz, Ms. Jaffe, and Mr. Kostro arranged for and accompanied drama students to the 2020 Illinois Theatre Festival. In addition to experiencing…

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World Language Teachers and Students Celebrate World Language Week


Just back from winter break a flurry of activity began designed to enrich students’ learning experiences in our World Languages Departments. At South, Department Chair Sarah Lombard was the point person working with all of…

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