Welcome to Scales Mound CUSD #211

Scales Mound CUSD #211 is a comprehensive school system that services students from preschool (PreK) to twelfth (12) grade.  The District is located in northern Jo Daviess County and is approximately 70 square miles in size.  Students come from the Village of Scales Mound, Apple Canyon Lake, and the Galena Territory.  Scales Mound Schools include a PreK-5 elementary school, 6-8 junior high school, and 9-12 high school all housed in one building located in Scales Mound.
The District has cooperative agreements with the Jo Daviess County Career Technical Academy and Northwest Special Education Cooperative.  The District offers a comprehensive, rich curriculum and numerous co-curricular opportunities.  High school students can enroll in dual credit courses through Highland Community College, advanced placement courses through the school curriculum and the Illinois Virtual School, and career technical courses at the CTE Academy.
The District offers students numerous extracurricular opportunities and participates in cooperative agreements with Benton School District, Wisconsin, for high school football and track and River Ridge CUSD #210 for golf, girls basketball, softball, and baseball. 

Daily Announcements

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10 16 Daily Announcements.pdf


High School Volleyball Regionals at Durand, Il

Match Schedule

Monday, October 22, 2018

Match 1 at 6:00 pm: (9) Warren vs. (10) Scales Mound

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Match 2 at 5:30 pm: (1) Durand vs. Winner Match 1

Match 3 at 6:30 pm: (3) East Dubuque vs. (8) Hanover River Ridge

Thursday, October 25, 2018 – Regional Championship

Match 4 at 6:00 pm: Winner Match 2 vs. Winner Match 3



FHN is sponsoring a Grief Workshop at Highland Community College on Saturday, November 3.   The full day workshop is free of charge.  Please feel free to pass along the information to any families or staff members.
Please click on link below for more

Grief Workshop.pdf


2018 -19 School Calendar  Please click on the link below
 School Calendar 1819.pdf

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The Regular School Phone number is 815-845-2215
If you need to contact us during school time
when there is a power outage,
or phone issue you may call 1-815-281-2332
The Office email address is office@scalesmound.net

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