September 21, 2022
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Parent Teacher Conferences Newsletter for Families


This year’s Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on Wednesday, October 26th and Thursday, October 27th. Like last year, families will have two options for conferences: Virtual conferences through Zoom on Wednesday, 10/26 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and in-person conferences at Glenbard West on Thursday, 10/27 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Students will be released at 1:10pm on both conference days (bell schedule below). There is no school on Friday, 10/28. 

Families will be able to schedule conferences between 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 25th and 9:00 p.m. on Monday, October 17th. Your final conference schedule will be emailed to you on October 24th. 

Glenbard District 87 uses PowerPTC to schedule all Parent-Teacher Conferences. Please use the following instructions to log into and use PowerPTC.

  1. To access PowerPTC, first log into your Parent PowerSchool account. Then click the icon PTC iconin the top right corner. Select PowerPTC.
  2. Click on “Conference Schedule.”
  3. Select the date for which you would like to schedule your appointments
    1. ALL conferences on Wednesday, October 26 will be virtual conferences through Zoom from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m
    2. ALL conferences on Thursday, October 27 will be in person at Glenbard West from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  4. Select a starting time for your appointments.
  5. If you would not like to attend conferences with certain courses, uncheck the box under the “Schedule” column. If you have a student in Drivers Education, please only select the classroom teacher.
  6. Click “Build Your Schedule Now!” NOTE: If you want to manually schedule your appointments, click the “Manually Schedule” button in the bottom right.
  7. If you are scheduling for more than one student, you can switch the active student by clicking on the “Select a Student” link from the left-hand menu.

Need help? Please contact Zeenat Hussain ([email protected] or 630-942-7471) or Ben Peterselli ([email protected] or 630-942-7470). 

Bell Schedule for Wednesday, 10/26 and Thursday, 10/27. 

There is no school on Friday, 10/28.



1 7:35 – 8:12
2 8:17 – 8:55
3 9:00 – 9:37
4 9:42 – 10:19
5 10:24 – 11:01
6 11:06 – 11:44
7 11:49 – 12:27
8 12:32 – 1:10