You’re Invited!

Culver’s Share Night

The Costa Rica Trip students will host a community share night at the Galena Culver’s on Tuesday, April 7th from 4:30-10:00pm. This is the same night Scales Mound takes on Galena in Baseball and Softball. Stop over to Culver’s after the game for a great meal with friends! 10% of sales during this share night will go towards helping the 19 Scales Mound Costa Rica Trip students get to Costa Rica.

See you at Culver’s on April 7th!

The April School Board Meeting
has been reschedule to
April 28th at 7 pm.

Scales Mound School PARCC Testing Schedule             

                                                    Grade 3
March 16-20  

Monday - English/Language Arts  8:30-10:00
Tuesday – Mathematics 8:30-10:00
Wednesday – English/Language Arts  8:30-10:00
Thursday – Mathematics 8:30-10:00
Friday – English/Language Arts 8:30-10:00

                                                       Grade 4
March 9-13

Monday – English/Language Arts  9:00-10:30
Tuesday -  Mathematics  9:00-10:30
Wednesday – English/Language Arts  9:00-10:30
Thursday – Mathematics  9:00-10:30
Friday – English/Language Arts 12:00-1:00

                                                       Grade 5
March 23-26
Monday – English/Language Arts  8:30-9:45   
                 Mathematics  11:45-1:30      
Tuesday – English/Language Arts  8:30-9:45
Wednesday – Mathematics  11:45-1:30
Thursday – English/Language Arts  8:30-9:45

                                                   Junior High
March 16-20
Monday – English/Language Arts  9:15-11:00
Tuesday – Mathematics  9:15-11:00
Wednesday – English/Language Arts  9:15-11:00
Thursday – Mathematics 9:15-11:00
Friday – English/Language Arts 9:15-11:00

                                                   High School
March 23-26, 30
Monday - English 9  9:30-11:30
Tuesday - Algebra I  9:30-11:30
Wednesday - English 9  9:30-11:30
Thursday – Algebra I 9:30-11:30
Monday – English 10:15-11:30                                                                                                   

IHSA CPR Video Training

State law requires the Illinois HIgh School Association to post a hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillators training video on its website. The law also requires the District to notify staff members and parents/guardians about the video. You are encouraged to view the video, which will take less than 15 minutes of your time, at IHSA Sports Medicine CPR Training

2015- 2016 School Calendar
Please click the link
15 16 School Calendar.pdf

School Report Cards

2014 Results

The annual School Report Cards have been reformatted by the Illinois State Board of Education. The 2014 Scales Mound School Report Cards can be accessed at 
Illinois Report Card



Scales Mound CUSD #211 is a Pre K-12 grade public school district 70 square miles in area, all of which is located in northern Jo Daviess County. The District is positioned approximately 25 miles east of Dubuque, Iowa and 80 miles southwest of Madison, Wisconsin. The areas making up the School District include the Village of Scales Mound, Apple Canyon Lake and the Galena  Territory. Our enrollment is less than 300 students with an elementary class size average of less than 15 students per section and a pupil to teacher ratio of approximately 13 to 1. All Scales Mound Student are housed under a single school building. The district owns nor lease any other facilities. The District offers a rich curriculum and a number of co-curricular opportunities. Scales Mound students have traditionally scored well on the Illinois Standards Achievement Test and the Iowa Test of Basic Skills.

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