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Fremont School District 79
Superintendent - Dr. Jill Gildea
28855 N. Fremont Center Road
Mundelein, IL 60060
District Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Questions? Email Margaret Van Duch

Superintendent's Welcome: On behalf of the Board of Education, I would like to welcome you to the Fremont School District 79 website! The district website is continuously updated to provide information and resources for our school community. (Read more about Fremont's educational programs from Dr. Gildea)

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  • BMX Rider Inspires Students

    BMX champ Matt Wilhelm performed bike stunts for F79 students. The PTO grants the assemblies. Story:

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  • Drag Racer Emphasizes Safety

    Trains, Planes and Automobiles was not a movie Fremont kindergartners watched recently but they did get to experience first hand the inner workings of these machines and how fast they go during a recent unit on transportation. Read the story here

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  • Science Club Dissection

    Students poked and prodded a dogfish shark during an after school science club activity. Story:

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  • Students Get Excited About Science

    Students attended an assembly recently and learned about the many sides of science. Read the story here.

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  • Jazz Bands Awe Crowds

    Fremont Middle School's jazz bands participated in the 49th annual Mundelein Jazz Invitational at Mundelein high school recently. Read this story and more here.

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  • 5Essentials Survey

    Parents are invited to participate in a statewide survey where they will rate the overall performance of their child’s school against state norms and standards in 5 key areas. Click here to take the survey.

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  • Summer School

    Fremont offers 74 unique summer classes from some of the best teaching staff in the county. Register now.

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  • Students Place First in Math Competition

    Ninety students in grades 6 through 12 competed in the first Mundelein Mayor’s Cup Math Challenge over the weekend. A handful of students represented Fremont Middle School, which placed first in the middle school competition against 11 teams. In the individual competition, eighth grader Nicholas Baginski, placed second. Cash prizes were awarded for placing in the top three of a given category. Students who helped Fremont place first in the competition included Scott Haseman, 14, Joe Dolf, 12, Abbie Lukas, 14, and Sommer Ray, 13 Ryann Ray, 12, and Nicholas Baginski, 14. Math teacher Doug Knox sponsored the team.

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  • African American History Month

    Third graders celebrated African American History month in February by learning about the African culture. The students watched as guest speaker Chapuchi Ahiagble, a Master Weaver from Denu, Ghana, shared about the art of weaving. Students learned about the trade of weaving and how the art of weaving is passed on from generation to generation. Students not only viewed Chapuchi weaving in his loom, but they were also able to help the master weaver create a beautiful piece of art.

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  • MathCounts

    Fremont Middle School's MathCounts club competed recently at the College of Lake County. Twenty schools competed. MathCounts is a national math enrichment, coaching and competition program that promotes middle school mathematics achievement through grassroots involvement. Students who competed were Scott Haseman, Ryan Ray, Abbie Lukas and Nicholas Baginski. MathCounts coach is Doug Knox. The math team is scheduled to compete at Mundelein High School and Stevenson in the near future.

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