District News

If you would like to access a specific school website within the Hillsboro Community School District No. 3 please click "OUR SCHOOLS" at the top of this screen and select the entity of your choice.  There are many pictures, student spotlights, staff pages, general information and more on each page.   
General Announcements 
  • 5K Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, March 18th, 2017 8 a.m. at Hillsboro Sports Complex  All proceeds benefit "The King and I" production on April 6, 7, 8, 2017 at Hillsboro High School.  Entry fee is $20 and prizes will be award to best royal costume.
Food Allergy Management Program 
While it is not possible for the District to completely eliminate the risks of exposure to allergens when students come to school, a cooperative effort among students' families, staff members, and students helps the District reduce these risks and provide accommodations and proper treatment for allergic reactions. 

Paying Online School Fees 

Hillsboro CUSD #3 offers a more convenient way to pay all school fees including athletics, food service, registration, activities, etc.) ).  You can choose to pay online or at the school offices with a credit/debit card, cash, or checks.  

To pay online:  
  • Visit the secure Web Store:  hillsboroschools.revtrak.net
  • Refer to the Online Payment Guide.
  • Pay with credit or debit card
  • Check your e-mail for order confirmation.  

Food Service 

District policy states that the Food Service department will provide an alternate lunch consisting of a cheese sandwich, fruit or vegetable, and milk for any student whose Food Service account balance is negative by $25 or more.  If you would like to set up a plan to pay off the balance owed, please contact Kyle Hacke at 217-532-2942 or email at khacke@hillsboroschools.net.

World Book Online 

Alumni Directory--Please register if you are a Hillsboro High School graduate.  To get started click here.   

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Book Fair

Two book fairs coming up in Hillsboro.  Please plan on attending to support our school libraries. Thank-you!

The annual Spring Book Fair in the Hillsboro Jr. High Library will be from Thursday, February 23, through Friday, March 3.  The Book Fair will be open from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM each school day, and until 7:00 PM on Friday, February 24.  All proceeds from this fundraiser stay in our Library and allow us to add new titles and replace well-worn favorites for our students.


As always, our Book Fair is open to the public.  When you stop by during school hours, please use the main entrance and check in at the Office before proceeding to the Library.   If you are unable to attend the Book Fair, you may shop online at www.scholastic.com/fair now through Monday, March 13.  Click on Find a Fair, enter your zip code and select the Hillsboro Middle School shopping option.  All online purchases benefit the HJHS Library.  Thank you for your support.


There will be a Scholastic Book Fair held at Beckemeyer Elementary in Hillsboro in the Library on:

 Monday, February 27, 2017  8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Tuesday, February 28, 2017  8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Wednesday, March 1, 2017  8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Thursday, March 2, 2017  8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Friday, March 3, 2017  8:00 am to 12:00 pm


If you cannot attend the event and would like to purchase books, go to www.scholastic.com/schoolbookfairs, select Beckemeyer and shop online from February 19 – March 4, 2017.  The fair will raise money to purchase books for the library.