Working together for our children

Activity Locations

Administration Center
Algonquin Middle School
Central Elementary School
Chippewa Middle School
Cumberland Elementary School
Early Learning Center
Forest Elementary School
Iroquois Community School
Maintenance and Operations
North Elementary School
Orchard Place Elementary School
Plainfield Elementary School
South Elementary School
Terrace Elementary School

Map my walkby David Gladys

Schedule of activities

  • Got2Run for Education (Run/Walk)
    8:00 am, May 16th for details.
    Training guides available through the site. Part of entry fee will be donated back to schools for wellness activities.

Recipes for health

Employee wellness team

  • 2014-2015
    Pam Carrico, South
    Andrea Clifton, North
    Erica Cupuro, Cumberland
    Jennifer Duncan, Cumberland
    Paul Hertel, Admin
    Christie Howard, Admin
    Becky Jordan, Admin
    Kim Koziol, Forest ELC
    Joanna Krause, North
    Susan Lamon, Forest ELC
    Samantha Lovett, Orchard Place
    Gina Muscolino-Setzer, Maintenance
    Sylvia Roe, Forest Admin
    Cathy Sears, Chippewa
    Jessica Torres, Algonquin
    Andrea Winkleman, Iroquois


School Employee Wellness Program

Mission Statement
The Des Plaines School District Wellness program seeks to encourage and educate members on healthy lifestyles as well as facilitate a culture of improved health.

The employee wellness program, Live W.E.L.L. foster an alternative to dependency on doctors and drugs. It advocates principles for good health. The activities most closely practiced by our employees include social responsibility, exercise and fitness, nutrition, stress management, critical thinking, humor and play, and effective relationships.

  • September 2015 Newsletter: Healthy Focus
    Healthy Sleep Habits, Handling Stress and Safety Tips for new parents, and more...
  • August 2015 Newsletter: MedicAlert Awareness Month
    Vaccination, Talking to Your Doctor, Crime Prevention, and more...
  • June 2015 Newsletter: Great Outdoor Month
    Regular checkups, Lifestyle choices, Stress and depression, CPR/AED, In home with small children, and more...
  • May 2015 Newsletter: Employee Health and Fitness Month
    Employee Health and Fitness, Bike Safety, and Asthma and Allergens
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Dr. Paul E. Hertel
Associate Superintendent
(847) 824-1061

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Leon Smaage
Administration Center

777 East Algonquin Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016-6281