221 South Wolf Road
Wheeling, Illinois 60090

Phone: 847-520-2790



CCSD21 a school is comprised of 13 schools across 6 different communities in Illinois.


Community Consolidated School District 21 serves nearly 7,000 students in 13 schools across 6 communities in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. Holmes Middle School serves students in grades 6-8. School starts at 8:30 AM and ends at 3:30 PM daily.

Team 6B- Achievers

Educational research shows that students perform at their highest levels and exhibit the most growth when teachers collaborate. As a result, teams of teachers are the foundational structure of School District 21. Core academic teams provide students with instruction in the Learner Qualities and the core academic areas: Language Arts, Reading, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies.


Team 6B Teachers

Melanie Graciano-  Bilingual Specialist

Laura Kelly- Special Education Specialist

Mary Beth Michaels ­- Communications and Social Studies

Hilary Morris ­-Science and Math

Monica Raths- Bilingual Specialist

Ashley Shaw- Special Education Specialist

Jacqueline Zizzo- Special Education Specialist