Parents

Find pages, calendars, programs, information and other resources useful to parents of current students at Timothy Christian Schools.

Career Booth host needed for Career Fair April 3

Timothy Christian High School would like to cordially invite you to speak with our students regarding future career and educational choices on Wednesday, April 3  from 8:30 a.m. through 11:30 am at our Career Fair. You will have the opportunity to share information...

Boys Basketball Christmas Break/Renew Summary

It was a busy Christmas Break for the Varsity Boys Basketball team.  From December 26-29, the Trojans played in the Jack Tosh Holiday Classic at York High School.  By far the smallest school in the 32 team field, the Trojans held their own against some tough...

8th Grade/HS Registration Information Night – February 13

(Optional open Q&A round table: 7 PM in Learning Commons) Registration information: 7:30 PM in Huizenga Auditorium High school counselors will present helpful information about how the PowerSchool and summer school course registration process works for our 8th...

Friday Night Lights: $1000 half-court shot

Come cheer on your Trojan basketball team as they take on Fenton on February 1, and you’ll be entered into a drawing to make a basketball shot that could be worth up to $1000! The TCS Alumni Association is the proud sponsor of the event. All Timothy students and...

2019-20 Illinois State Scholars Announced

We are pleased to announce that the following Timothy seniors have been recognized as 2019-2020 Illinois State Scholars:  Abigail Adamski, Abygale Ahn, Noah Bezanson, Matthew Bootsma, Sebastian Bravo, Seth Buikema, Abigail Carstensen, Alden Dehaan, William Demey,...

After School Care Program

After School Care is available to Timothy students in Kindergarten through 6th grade. It runs from 3-6pm Monday through Friday when school is in session and 12-6pm on half-days. Students have the opportunity to work on homework, play indoor and outdoors games, and engage in various other activities in a safe and welcoming environment. (Summer care program information here.)

Athletics

Information for parents and students regarding athletic registration, links to Illinois 8to18 and maps to MSC schools.

Auction 2018

Every other year, Timothy holds an Auction to help raise funds for our school. The 2018 Auction brought in $800,000 which will go towards Phase II of Project IMPACT. This will include furniture and technology upgrades in the high school as well as grade school re-purpose and renovation. Our next Auction is planned for spring of 2020.

Busing

Timothy busing policies, procedures and drop-off consent form. 

Cafeteria & Mealtime Online

Timothy Christian partners with the Country House Restaurant to bring our students a quality dining experience each day. Learn more about our cafeteria, Mealtime Online and menus.

Curriculum Overview & Maps (K–8th)

Almost all courses taught at Timothy elementary and middle school are displayed in charts called curriculum maps. These grids show the content, essential questions, faith integration, and unit questions for each class. The handbook outlines policies and procedures for enrolled elementary and middle school students and their parents.

e-Campus Bookstore & Textbooks

Timothy has partnered with e-Campus.com to help high school students purchase textbooks.  This site will help you select the correct versions and make you aware of any e-book or i-book alternative.  If you have any questions, feel free to contact the high school office.

Edmodo

Timothy Christian High School uses Edmodo as our cloud based system to share resources, turn in work, and schedule assignments, quizzes, and tests.  Parents can also create a free account on Edmodo by using the “Parent Code” found on their student’s Edmodo page.  This will keep you aware of upcoming assignments and assessments as well as giving you insight on course content. We encourage everyone to take advantage of this helpful resource.

Educational Support Services

As part of Timothy’s mission to reflect God’s kingdom by serving a diverse range of students, Educational Support Services provide academic support to students from kindergarten through 8th grade.

Family Directory

Please remember that this directory is intended solely for private, non-commercial use of Timothy families. Timothy requests that no one use the directory as a mailing list or contact list. Use for any commercial purpose is prohibited. You may download a copy of the directory to your own device (making it easier to access in the future.)

International Program

Timothy welcomes international students and has established its World View international student program to increase cultural diversity on our campus.

Moms In Prayer

Each Friday morning that school is in session, a group of parents meet in the High School Conference room from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. to pray for their children and schools.  Free child-care is provided by Timothy High School students. 

Men’s Prayer Group

All Timothy Dads are invited to join us for Big Boys on Campus — a prayer group for dads.  Come together as Christian men and pray for our school! The group meets on Friday mornings in the Advancement Office from 6:30 – 7:00 AM.  Dads may join us as their availability permits. For more information, please contact Bob Venhousen at  630-782-4072 or venhousen@timothychristian.com.

New To You Resale

The New To You Resale shop located in Broadview, IL supports Timothy Christian Schools, Chicago Westside Christian School, Daystar School and Humboldt Community Christian School.

Parents in Education (PiE)

Parents in Education (PiE) is Timothy’s parent partnership. PiE exists to promote Christian education at Timothy through hospitality, teacher support and fundraising activities to increase parental involvement, build Christian community and provide resources.

Powerschool

Timothy uses Powerschool as our student information system.  It grants students and parents (grades 5–12) direct access to teacher gradebooks and attendance records.  There is a mobile app that allows access to the same information, and you may opt to receive daily or weekly emails with this information. To create an account or add your child to your account, you will need your student’s access ID and access password.  Both are emailed at the beginning of the year.  If you cannot locate that email, feel free to contact the grade school or high school office.

For additional information regarding Powerschool, please view videos below:

Intro to PowerSchool
Intro to Standard Based Grading
Standard Based Grading
Standard Based Grading and Power School

Renew

Renew is an eight-day term occurring right after Christmas break. Its focus is to engage high school students in discipleship opportunities through course work, internships, and service-related trips not available to students during the academic semester. Annual participation in Renew is a graduation requirement.

School Admin

Complete school forms, upload documents, and track your annual enrollment checklist.

School Board

Members  of the 2017-2018 School Board

SmugMug Gallery

Timothy maintains a SmugMug photography gallery of special events, sports, concerts, etc. If you have questions regarding Timothy’s SmugMug, please email Michael VanDerAa.

Spirit Wear

Have you seen the new 2017–2018 Timothy spirit wear? Now you can now purchase spirit wear online directly from Timothy Christian Schools.

Staff & Faculty Directory

Lookup contact information for all Staff and Faculty members at Timothy Christian.

Summer School

TCHS summer school is an opportunity for students to work ahead on earning credit towards meeting high school graduation requirements. Course offerings are dependent on teacher availability. Summer school does not have a long history at TCHS, but thus far it has been offered during the three weeks immediately following the end of semester.

Summer Care

Summer care is available to current and returning Timothy students entering Kindergarten through 6th grade.

Triathlon Supersprint – August 25, 2018

Join other Timothy students, parents and friends of Timothy as we participate in the Chicago Triathlon SuperSprint & Kids Tri. These events take place the day before the main Chicago Triathlon, providing a family friendly atmosphere for participants of all ages and athletic abilities.

Tuition Reduction Incentive Program (TRIP)

The TRIP program is an easy way to reduce your tuition by purchasing gift cards for use at stores, restaurants, on-line retailers and other places of business.

Website Feedback

Timothy values your comments and observations about its new website. Please use this form to let us know what you like, what’s missing, and ideas on how Timothy can improve its web presence.

ACADEMICS

Handbooks

Elementary & Middle School
Family Handbook
High School
Registration Handbook
High School
Parent/Student Handbook

ABSENCES

To report a child’s
absence from school:

Preschool 
(630) 833-4717
Elementary School 

(630) 833-4717
Middle School
(630) 833-4617
High School 

(630) 833-7575

BUSINESS OFFICE

Contacts

Jason Van den Brink
Business Manager
630-833-4616 ext. 111
Sue Hoff
630-833-4616 ext. 100
Lisa Zylstra
630-833-4616 ext. 104

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