THE WEEK AHEAD:
Mon., Jan. 13:
8th-Grade Choral Consortium Festival, 7 p.m., Stevenson High School, One Stevenson Dr., Lincolnshire
Tues., Jan. 14:
Parent Network Conversation: On Vaping
Woodlawn Middle School Learning Ctr., 6362 Gilmer Rd., Long Grove, 10 a.m.
Board of Education Meeting, 7 p.m., Ivy Hall School Boardroom, 1072 Ivy Hall Ln., Buffalo Grove
8th-Grade Orchestra Consortium Festival, 7 p.m., Stevenson High School, One Stevenson Dr., Lincolnshire
Wed., Jan. 15:
Kindergarten 2020–21 Preregistration Night at Willow Grove Early Learning Center, 5 – 7 p.m.
Thurs., Jan. 16:
PTO Co-Presidents Coordinating Council, 9:30 a.m., Ivy Hall School Boardroom
8th-Grade Band Consortium Festival, 7 p.m., Stevenson High School, One Stevenson Dr., Lincolnshire
Mon., Jan. 20:
NO SCHOOL – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
WHAT’S FOR BREAKFAST? WHAT’S FOR LUNCH?
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SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON SCHOOL EFFECTIVENESS
KCSD96 parents/guardians, please share your opinions today on the effectiveness of your student's school. The online 5Essentials survey includes 21 questions and takes approximately 10 minutes to complete. Your survey responses are completely confidential.
Go to 5Essentials Survey
Questions? Please contact 5Essentials Client Services at 866.440.1874 or [email protected] or Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning Jeanne Spiller [email protected]
PARENT NETWORK CONVERSATION – On Vaping
All interested parents are invited to the Woodlawn Middle School Learning Center on Tues., Jan. 14, at 10 AM, for a Parent Network Conversation with a guest speaker who will clear the air on vaping, Juuling, and the link with cannabis.
The discussion will address vaping and e-cigarettes, risks associated with teen vaping, how marketing targets youth, and the relationship with tobacco and marijuana use.
Please contact District 96 Community Parent Liaison Lubna Andrabi with questions, 847.459.4260, ext. 8136.
AWESOME! A FREE KINDERGARTEN T-SHIRT FOR PREREGISTERING
PREregister for 2020–21 kindergarten on Wed., Jan. 15, OR Thurs., Jan. 23, between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. and receive a free Willow Grove T-shirt for your incoming kindergartner. Drop in at Willow Grove Early Learning Center, 777 Checker Dr., Buffalo Grove.
Parents of incoming kindergartners will need to prove residency with required documents and District forms and to complete a brief online preregistration form.
• CURRENT monthly mortgage or lease statement or property tax bill AND
• CURRENT utility bill AND
• Student's birth certificate, passport, or visa (photocopy not accepted) AND
• RESIDENCY FORM
• HOME LANGUAGE SURVEY
• ENROLLMENT FORM
Children must be five years old by Sept. 1 to be enrolled in kindergarten.
Questions? Contact the KCSD96 public info coordinator
Find info about programs and activities in the community in the KCSD96 VIRTUAL BACKPACK, including:
Center for Gifted: Harry Potter Festival – 1-11-2020
NEW–Indian Trails Public Library February 2020 Youth Calendar
NEW–Metra Safety Poster and Essay Contest–deadline 1-31
NEW– Long Grove Park District Chess Club (Country Meadows and Kildeer Schools)
NEW– Long Grove Park District Engineering for Kids (Kildeer School)
Long Grove Park District Winter/Spring 2020 Program Guide
Indian Trails Public Library Jan. 2020 Youth Programs Calendar
Buffalo Grove Park District Winter 2020 Enrichment Programs
Northwest Special Recreation Association Winter/Spring 2019–20 Program Catalog
Center for Gifted: STEM with STEAM – Winter 2019–20
District 96 will communicate with you every Friday through E-NEWS 96 and through Principal’s Messages from each school in which you have a student enrolled. It’s important to read these messages weekly. Questions about KCSD96 communications? Call 847.459.4260, ext. 8022, or send email to the public info coordinator.
The next issue of E-NEWS 96 will be Fri., Jan. 17, 2020.