December 11, 2017

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 14:15 | Category : Uncategorized
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I am glad that we are all back and healthy.  Last week was a rough one with lots for upset stomachs.  We didn’t get a lot of our goals accomplished on Thursday or Friday because of all the illness. Please collect Box Tops for Education clippings. A sheet is being sent home in your child’s […]

Spirit Week

Friday, 8 December 2017, 15:51 | Category : Uncategorized
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Winter Spirit Days December 11-15, 2017 Monday – Crazy Day Crazy Colorful Clothes  Crazy Socks Crazy Hair Tuesday – Pajama & Stuff Animal and Movie (3-3:45) Day Wednesday – Education T-Shirt Day  Wear any school t-shirt or hoodie Thursday – Ugly/Beautiful Winter Sweater Contest Day (Prizes awarded in class) Friday – Twin or Jean Day

December 4, 2017

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 10:28 | Category : Uncategorized
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Please send a healthy snackin for 25 children. We welcome donations of bananas, cuties, apples and grapes. Please try to send gluten free and peanut free snacks to accommodate our students with allergies.  This month last names with K-Z should donate.  A special thanks to the families that donate every month to snack, even when it […]

Chicago Men’s A Cappella

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 13:23 | Category : Uncategorized
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This is Chicago Men’s A Cappella’s (CMAC) eleventh annual Christmas concert featuring festive Christmas music, awe-inspiring international pieces in a variety of languages and jovial songs. We will also include a couple of short skits into the performances to add even more variety to the program. This year we will be holding 2 concerts on December 2nd. […]

Communication Update!!

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 10:46 | Category : Uncategorized
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Communication / Robocalls: Unfortunately, we have no access to make Robocalls until all parents have signed the letter shared at Report Card Pick-Up and Sonia has a chance to enter each one – one by one. Also (and most importantly), let parents know that we cannot use Robocalls as a form of communication until we […]

November 27, 2017

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 10:34 | Category : Uncategorized
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Please submit the $14.50 payment and field trip form for our trip to the CSO, scheduled on December 1st. Thanks so much to the families who have contributed extra $ for students in need.  Students will  need to bring a lunch from home. Please send a healthy snack in for 25 children. We welcome donations of bananas, cuties, […]

November 20, 2017

Monday, 20 November 2017, 10:37 | Category : Uncategorized
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Hi, This week we are reviewing materials from past lessons and reading different books about Thanksgiving.  Please make sure your child has a lunch for tomorrow’s field trip.  Students do not have homework this week.  In your child’s green folder you will find literacy focus cards.  They can be used at home.  I shared these […]

Project I Am

Monday, 13 November 2017, 14:19 | Category : Uncategorized
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Jahkil Jackson/Project I Am and Ray Student Council will collect items during National Homelessness week: 11/13 – 11/18.  The school toiletry item drive will be to create toiletry kits (or what Jahkil calls Blessing Bags) to be donated to shelters throughout the city. Suggested items include: Toothbrush Toothpaste pair of sock face towel soap granola […]

November 13, 2017

Monday, 13 November 2017, 10:43 | Category : Uncategorized
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Please provide a healthy snack for 25 students if you have not done so…or it’s been a while. Thank you to all of the families that have contributed.  As a reminder, we celebrate birthdays with healthy snacks or treat bags students can take home. If you are interested in having your child celebrate their birthday […]

November 8, 2017

Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 12:13 | Category : Uncategorized
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Please sign up for a slot at report card pickup using the following link Report card pick up is scheduled Wednesday, November 15, 2017, from 12pm-6pm. If you cannot make any of the times listed, please contact me and we can schedule an alternative time. Please provide a healthy snack for 25 students if you […]

Report Cards

Monday, 6 November 2017, 13:40 | Category : Uncategorized
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We’re using for parent teacher conferences. Here’s how it works in 3 easy steps: 1) Click this link to see our SignUp on 2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like. 3) Sign up! It’s Easy – you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password […]

October 30, 2017

Monday, 30 October 2017, 19:19 | Category : Uncategorized
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Our trip to the farm is scheduled for tomorrow. Don’t forget to pack a bagged lunch for your child and dress warmly for the weather, hats and gloves are suggested, also shoes that can get dirty. There is no inside spot to warm up. If you are coming along to volunteer, please arrive no later […]