Alton School District
1854 E. Broadway, Alton, IL 62002
Phone: 618-474-2600 Fax: 618-463-2126
Superintendent: Mark Cappel

Our Mission

The mission of the Alton School District is to prepare our students with college, career and citizenship skills through a safe and progressive learning environment.

District News

Congratulations to the following AHS students who have been selected to attend the 2017 Illinois Music Education Association (ILMEA) All-State Festival:

Sam Frosch, 12 string/electric bass for jazz (2nd year to be selected)

Daphne Simms, 12, violin (2nd year to be selected)
Sarah Pullen, 12, violin
Thomas Frosch, 10, viola
Sam Tillman 12, cello (3rd year to be selected)
Jacob Pullen, bass

All-State Chorus: 
Anya Jones, 11, soprano 1
Ries Lundstrom, 12, bass 1
Jonathan Williams, 12, bass 2
All-State Honors Chorus:
Keven Neace, 11, tenor 1

This is a huge honor for our students to be selected. All-State is truly the only time our students get to perform alongside the top students from around the state including the suburban schools in the Chicago area with the huge music programs. Our Alton H.S. students always place very well at All-State.

The AHS Art Department would like to congratulate the following students for being selected in the Southwest Conference Art Exhibit at the Edwardsville Art Center.  The opening of the show was December 1st and it runs through January 6, 2017. Maggie Goble, Philip Tran, Shaw Baer-Smeltzer, Noah Bevenour, Mary Curvey.

A special congratulations to Noah Bevenour for placing 4th place overall.

This is a highly competitive exhibition featuring the artwork of the schools in the Southwestern Conference. We are extremely proud of our featured artists!

 Reach Out and Read (ROAR)

On March 19, 2015, KMOV visited West Elementary to report on the amazing support of our community members through the Reach Out and Read program.

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If you are interested in learning more about the program or would like information on how to volunteer, please click on the following links below:


Click on the link to watch the follow-up segment on our ROAR program
ROAR Update

Contact Us
Alton School District: 1854 E. Broadway, Alton, IL 62002 | Phone: 618-474-2600 Fax: 618-463-2126