THE WEEK AHEAD:
Tues., Jan. 15:
Board of Education mtg., Boardroom, Ivy Hall, 1072 Ivy Hall Ln., Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, 7 p.m.
Thurs., Jan. 17:
KDG Preregistration Night for 2019–2020 School Year, Willow Grove Early Learning Ctr., 777 Checker Dr., Buffalo Grove, 5 – 7 p.m.
WHAT’S FOR BREAKFAST? WHAT’S FOR LUNCH?
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PREREGISTER FOR KINDERGARTEN by 1/31–GET A FREE WILLOW GROVE T-SHIRT
Parents of 2019–20 kindergartners, take note:
Preregistration for 2019–20 Kindergarten begins in January.
Preregister at Willow Grove Early Learning Center, 777 Checker Dr., Buffalo Grove, on
Thurs., Jan. 17, 5:00–7:00 p.m. OR Wed., Jan. 23, 5:00–7:00 p.m.
Preregister by Jan. 31 to receive a FREE Willow Grove T-shirt for your incoming kindergartner.
Parents of incoming kindergartners will be requested to prove residency with required documents and District forms and to complete a brief online pre-registration form.
• current monthly mortgage or lease statement or property tax bill AND
• current utility bill AND
• child’s birth certificate, passport, or visa AND
Questions? Contact the public info coordinator: 847.459.4260, ext. 8022
LANGUAGE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES FOR KDG–GRADE 5
KCSD96 students in KDG–Grade 5 have after-school opportunities to learn world languages. New sessions are beginning at each of the elementary schools and Willow Grove. MORE INFO
PARENTS: PLEASE COMPLETE SURVEY
District 96 parents are asked to complete online the parent portion of the Illinois 5Essentials Survey by Jan. 18, 2019. Access the survey: https://survey.5-essentials.org/Illinois/
As a District 96 parent, this is your opportunity to share your thoughts on important elements of your child’s school’s effectiveness. This survey gathers data related to five indicators that can predict important student outcomes, including improved attendance and larger test score gains.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact 5Essentials Client Services at 1-866-440-1874 or or Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning .
Find info about programs and activities in the community in the KCSD96 VIRTUAL BACKPACK, including:
LEARN A LANGUAGE (KDG–Grd. 5)
NEW! – Long Grove Park District Engineering for Kids – Country Meadows
NEW! – Long Grove Park District Engineering for Kids – Kildeer
NEW! – Long Grove Park District Indoor Winter Sports
NEW! –Long Grove Park District Winter Programs– Jan.–Mar. 2019
Starting the Conversation–How to Discuss LGBTQ+ Topics in Our Families – Jan. 28
District 96 will communicate with you every Friday through E-NEWS 96 and Principals' Messages from each school in which you have a student enrolled. It's important to read these messages weekly. Questions about communications? Contact the District 96 public info coordinator.
The next issue of E-NEWS 96 is Jan. 18, 2019.