Upcoming Events

  • ESY June 21st-July 21st (No School on Fridays)
  • Wednesday, August 24th- First Day of School K-12
  • Monday, August 29th- First Day of School Early Childhood
  • Monday, September 5th- No School Labor Day
  • Monday, September 19th- Early Release, No School for Early Childhood

Next Year's 2016-2017 School Calendar Now Available

Welcome Letter

Mission Statement

The Niles Township District for Special Education, in collaboration with its member school districts and families, provides an array of quality programs that create optimum learning experiences to meet each child's specialized needs.

Beliefs and Values

  • NTDSE believes that programs and student interventions should be based upon sound research a nd provide documented evidence of their effectiveness.
  • NTDSE supports and helps build effective programs in member districts through research-based intervention programs and quality professional development.
  • NTDSE believes in strong, meaningful collaboration with families to meet their children's changing needs.
  • NTDSE is an advocate for public policy and legislation benefiting children with special needs.


To be recognized as an organization out in front of education.


Empowering All to Achieve

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