Fremont School District 79

Preparing Today's Child for Tomorrow's World

Important Announcements

  • Parent/Child Volunteer
    Bernie's Book Bank
    917 Lake Shore Drive
    Lake Bluff
    4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 27
    Volunteer? Email

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  • Parent Outreach Event
    6:30 p.m. Sept. 28
    Intermediate School
    "What Every Parent Needs to Know"

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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)

Wildcat News

  • Awards of Excellence

    F79 Superintendent Jill Gildea and Communications Director Margaret Van Duch received two Awards of Excellence for communications projects from the Illinois chapter of the National School Public Relations Association.

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Latest News

  • School Board Elections

    The April 4, 2017, election Petition Packets are available in the District 79 office, 28855 North Fremont Center Road, Mundelein. Community members interested in running for election to the Fremont District 79 Board of Education may pick up a petition packet any work day between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Questions may be directed to the Superintendent's Assistant at 847-566-0169.

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  • Facilities Tour

    Facilities Tour Join Fremont School District 79 Board President Jason Bonds on a Fremont walking tour of the schools. Please click here for more information.

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  • Board President Recognized

    The IASB recognized D79 BOE President Jason Bonds for achieving the LeaderShop Academy award. This achievement models the life-long learning the Illinois Association of School Board likes to see board members model.

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  • Plan to Action

    Dr. Jill Gildea, Fremont superintendent, speaks out: "We’re fortunate to live, learn, and lead in a time when our focus is on learner-centered and future-focused schools." Please click here for more and to read the blog.

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  • Tentative Budget Approval

    At its August meeting, the Fremont District 79 Board of Education tentatively approved a $34.25 million budget that is backed by $34.62 million in revenue. Please click here for more information.

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