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Knutson's Kindergarten Class
Posted on 11/11/2018
Students in Mrs. Knutson's Kindergarten class had a visit from a real live veteran! Mr. Bryan Hipp was welcomed to his daughter's kindergarten class to  READ MORE... about WE LOVE OUR VETERANS!
2018 Fall Play
Esko High Theater Students to perform "Get Smart"
Posted on 10/24/2018
In agreement with the Dramatic Publishing Company in Woodstock, Illinois, Esko High School is happy to present Get Smart. Approximately 30 Esko students make up the cast and crew. They have been working to memorize lines, build and paint the set, and provide lighting and sound effects for the play. Performance dates are:  READ MORE... about Esko High Theater Students to perform "Get Smart"
10th grade Gooseberry Falls
Flexible Learning Days at Esko High School
Posted on 10/16/2018
October 15 and 16 have been Flexible Learning Days at Esko High School. To make the most of our two day school week, we were inspired to turn off the bells in our building and plan collaborative learning activities for each grade level. Our larger goal was to help students  READ MORE... about Flexible Learning Days at Esko High School
2018/19 New Staff
Welcome New Esko Staff
Posted on 09/06/2018
Three new staff members have joined the Eskomo Nation this fall. Pictured from left to right are Sara Petite, Steve Krueger and Laura Brown.  READ MORE... about Welcome New Esko Staff

Tradition of Excellence

When you walk through the main entry of the Esko High School, the slogan "IT"S A GREAT DAY TO BE AN ESKOMO" is painted for all to see.   For more than 90 years, the school has been the window into the community for the outside world.  From its consistently high academic ratings to its outstanding athletes, and from its band and choir to its many successful alumni, the school has been the first thing - often the only thing - people elsewhere know about Esko. 
          -Davis Helberg, Editor Esko's Corner An Illustrated History of Esko & Thompson Township  and Esko class of 1958. 

For information about the History of Esko Public Schools, the Esko Historical Society and Esko history book project, visit