Yearbook Order Form - Due May 20

Soccer Registration - June 8, 6:30-7:30

Central High School Summer Camps

Mater Dei Summer Camps

Calendars & Schedules
    May Calendar
    2015-2016 School Calendar



Damiansville School values the idea of being a life-long learner. Our community not only encourages their children to learn, but is involved in the learning process. Leaders in our school and community provide a learning environment where children will have the opportunity to learn to the best of their ability. The future of our students is one in which they will be able to live and work in an ever-changing global society.

Damiansville Elementary School
101 East Main Street
Damiansville, IL 62215
Office: 618.248.5188 Fax: 618.248.5910

Damiansville SD #62 Board of Education

FACILITIES — Damiansville Grade School (K - 8), currently in a rental agreement with St. Damian’s Parish.
SIZE — 50 square miles, 100 students, 11 certified (9 FT, 2 PT), 8 non-certified.
OFFICE — The administration office is located at 101 East Main Street, Damiansville, Illinois.
OFFICE PERSONNEL — Superintendent, Administrative Assistant.
CURRICULUM — The district provides a basic, comprehensive curriculum for grades K- 8. A preschool “at-risk” program is provided. Resource support for special education classes is provided in-district and out-of-district.
EXTRA CURRICULAR – PTO, Scholar Bowl, Boys Basketball, Girls Volleyball, Cheerleading, Track.
FOOD SERVICE PROGRAM — The kitchen is located in the elementary school, feeding all students in an all-purpose room. The district prepares all meals and serves approximately 100 nutritious lunches daily.
TRANSPORTATION — The district operates its own transportation. Routes are run in the morning and afternoon
LOCATION — Damiansville District 62 is housed in Damiansville, IL, 35 miles east of St. Louis on Interstate 64. About 10 miles from Scott Air Force Base and Mid America Airport.
SERVICES AVAILABLE —Within the district are many small businesses, including a daycare. Damiansville shares a post office, fire department and ambulance service with Albers, IL. There are excellent hospital facilities in Breese, IL, just 15 miles NE.
CHURCHES —St. Damian Catholic parish is established in the district. All denominations can be found within 20-30 minutes.
FRATERNAL & PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS — Chamber of Commerce, Ladies Sodality, Knights of Columbus, American Legion, Sons of the American Legion.
COLLEGES — McKendree University (15 miles), Southwestern Illinois College (20 miles), Kaskaskia College (30 miles), Greenville College (40 miles), Southern Illinois University (45 miles).
HIGH SCHOOL— Central Community High School District and Mater Dei Catholic High School

Damiansville Elementary Faculty and Staff pages
Superintendent: Jennifer Hamilton - Homepage
Kindergarten: Michelle Weiss - Classroom
1st Grade: Nicole Vetter - Classroom
2nd Grade: Monica Venhaus - Classroom
3rd Grade: Candace Detmer - Classroom
4th Grade: Diane Hegger - Classroom
Junior High: Schedule
Nick Hollenkamp
Tiffany Holtgrave
Cory Lawrence
Amanda Rossel
Pre-K - Kori Voss
Music - Roberta Swaim
Admin Assistant - Katie Caraker
Special Education - Tiffany Holtgrave
Head Cook - Lois Kalmer
Custodian - Ed Kramer

Member Years Occupation Position Leadership Training (4hr) Committees Term
Mike Caraker 8 IT Director President X Building, Negotiation, KSED Governing Board 2015-2019
Donna Goebel 8 Accountant Vice President X Building, Finance, Policy, Negotiation 2015-2019
Phyllis Kassen 12 Paralegal Secretary X Policy, Negotiation 2013-2017
Susan Lynch 12 Electrical Engineer Member   Building, Policy, Co-op Sports 2015-2019
Roger Toennies 6 Tax Accountant Member   Finance, Co-op Sports 2013-2017
Chris Brandmeyer 4 Teacher Member X PERA 2015-2019
Ron Gonsalves 2 Fleet Supervisor Member   PERA, Co-op Sports 2013-2017
2015-16 Meeting Schedule - Meetings will be the 3rd Monday of the month in the Superintendent's office at 6:30pm, unless otherwise noted. 
May 18, 2015 - Agenda / Minutes
June 15, 2015 - Special Closed Meeting Agenda / Agenda / Minutes
July 20, 2015 - Agenda / Minutes
August 17, 2015 - Agenda / Minutes
September 21, 2015 - Budget Hearing Agenda / Minutes / Agenda / Minutes
October 19, 2015 - Agenda / Minutes
November 16, 2015 - Agenda / Minutes
December 21, 2015 - Agenda / Minutes
January 19, 2016 - Agenda / Minutes
February 16, 2016 - Agenda / Minutes
March 21, 2016 - Agenda / Minutes
April 18, 2016 - Agenda / Minutes
April 23, 2016 - Special Closed Meeting Agenda
May 9, 2016 - Special Closed Meeting Agenda
May 16, 2016 - Agenda / Minutes
2015-2016 PTO Information
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To buy online through our program you need to enter our enrollment code 878182622L379
Here's our current order form if you'd like to print one out - click here (pdf)
Meeting Dates
All meeting will begin at 6:30 and will be held in the junior high science classroom.
May 13, 2015 - Agenda / Minutes
September 9, 2015 - Agenda / Minutes
November 12, 2015 - Agenda / Minutes
January 12, 2016 - Agenda / Minutes
March 9, 2016 - Agenda / Minutes
May 10, 2016 - Agenda / Minutes
May 2016 (pdf)
April 2016 (pdf)
March 2016 (pdf)  
February 2016 (pdf)  
January 2016 (pdf)  
December 2015 (pdf)  
November 2015 (pdf)  
October 2015 (pdf)  
September 2015 (pdf)  

Parent/Student Handbook
Registration Forms
Supply Lists for 2015-16
        Kindergarten - Grade 4
        Junior High (Grades 5-8)

School Budget 2015-2016
School Report Card At A Glance - 2014-15
School Policies
School Administrator Compensation Report
Admin. & Teacher Salary & Benefits Report
Contracts over $25,000, Fiscal Year 2015
       List and State Report

Teacher Contract 2015-18

School Medication Authorization Form
Guidelines for Treatment of Headlice

AR Home Connect

Parent Portal

My Math (K-5 math series)

Labels for Education - Participating Products

Consolidation Study (pdf) - Damiansville District Profile (pdf) - Albers District Profile (pdf)

Gym Rental Agreement

CPR Training Video

Sports Cooperative Information Sheet

Master Schedule
       April Track Schedule