THE WEEK AHEAD:
Mon., Mar. 4:
NO SCHOOL–District Holiday
District 96 schools and offices will be closed in observance of Casimir Pulaski Day
Thurs., Mar. 7:
EARLY RELEASE DAY
Full-day KDG, SLC, and Grades 1–5 dismiss at 2 p.m.
Blended AM: 8:45–10:45 a.m.; Blended PM: Noon–2 p.m.
Grades 6–8 dismiss @ 1:30 p.m.
Family/Educator Conferences (by appointment)
Early Childhood–Grade 8, 5–8:30 p.m.
Fri., Mar. 8:
NO SCHOOL–Family/Educator Conferences (by appointment)
Early Childhood–Grade 8, 10 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Sun., Mar. 10:
Daylight Saving Time Begins–Set clocks AHEAD 1 hour
WHAT’S FOR BREAKFAST? WHAT’S FOR LUNCH?
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For convenient access to manage your account, download the K12 Payment Center Mobile App.
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REGISTRATION EMAILS WERE SENT TODAY–FRI., MAR. 1
Please check your e-mailbox for registration email(s) for the 2019-20 school year, sent TODAY–March 1.
Each registration email includes a link and a unique “snapcode” needed for access to register your returning student for 2019 - 2020.
EVERY student returning to District 96 for the 2019–2020 school year must be registered.
Information you provided previously will appear in your student’s online registration record. Please check that info carefully and update it if it is not accurate.
Completing and submitting online registration and making payment no later than Apr. 15, 2019, will save families $20 in registration cost per student. Fees increase after Apr. 15, 2019. Registration questions? Call 847.459.4260, ext. 8022.
NEW THIS YEAR: PARENT WORKSHOPS AND CHILDCARE OFFERED DURING CONFERENCES
Parents have more opportunities to learn. During Family/Educator Conferences on Mar. 7 and Mar. 8, District 96 instructional coaches will provide workshops for District 96 parents.
Parents attending Family Educator Conferences at Willow Grove Early Learning Center and District elementary schools may receive childcare for children ages 2 and up. The children signed in may remain in the school cafeteria for quiet activities with District 96 staff while their parents attend conferences or parent workshops in the building.
SEE PARENT WORKSHOPS/CHILDCARE INFO
CONSTRUCTION UPDATE INFO
The Lake County Dept. of Transportation advises that crews are planning to resume work next week (the week of Mar. 4) in Long Grove at the intersection of Old McHenry and Robert Parker Coffin Roads in downtown Long Grove. Watch for daily lane closures and a one-way detour for northbound traffic on Old McHenry Rd south of Robert Parker Coffin Rd.
This construction is managed by the Lake County Dept. of Transportation and the Village of Long Grove. MORE INFO
Find info about programs and activities in the community in the KCSD96 VIRTUAL BACKPACK, including:
NEW! Community Parent Network: Learning and the Teenage Brain – Mar. 13
NEW! Long Grove Park District Safe Sitter Class – Mar. 17
Stand Strong: Keeping Teens Safe on the Internet–Mar. 14
East Asian Festival at Stevenson High School–Mar. 16
Bowling with Buddies–Apr. 18 (sponsored by Rotary/BG Commission for Residents with Disabilities)
Indian Trails Public Library District Youth Calendar–Mar. 2019
District 96 will communicate with you every Friday through E-NEWS 96 and Principal’s 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 Mar. 8, 2019.