District Resources

Welcome to Giant City School! You will have the opportunity to receive an excellent education and to participate in many extracurricular activities and programs. I expect to have an amazing school year with you and your family! Your teachers and I will work with you to help you become a prepared citizen, ready for high school and beyond. In return, we ask that you take your education seriously, behave in a manner that is expected of you, and make a sincere effort in all of your school activities. In addition, please remember the importance of being friendly and courteous to all students and staff members.

Please remember that you have the privilege of determining your level of success and enjoyment at Giant City School. Your attitude, your behavior, your effort, your interests, and your involvement will determine your success. Strive to make wise choices, and always try to do your very best!

At Giant City School, we are dedicated to educational excellence! Let’s work together as a team to make this a fabulous school!

Belinda Hill,

Mental Health Counseling Services

Centerstone Carbondale: 1-855-608-3560

Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255


Substance Abuse for Adolescents

Gateway Foundation in Carbondale: 1-877-505-4673

DCFS Hotline

If you suspect abuse or neglect, call 800-25-ABUSE (800-252-2873). Click here for the DCFS website.