Wed., May 19:
• Guiding Coalition of Interculturalism (GCI), 6:30 PM (Virtual)
Thurs., May 20:
• PTO Coordinating Council, 9:30 AM (Virtual)
• Meals for in-person learners for the week of May 17–21 must be preordered by 6 PM
Note: Menus for May are available on Linq (onlineordering.linq.com).
• SUMMER SCHOOL UPDATE
Registration for Summer Enrichment Classes opened May 10. Although some classes are filled and waitlisted, many still have openings. Opportunities vary by grade level.
REGISTER FOR SUMMER ENRICHMENT COURSES
• VACCINE OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHILDREN AGE 12 AND UP
– COVID-19 Community Vaccination Clinic at Twin Groves Middle School
in partnership with Doctors Test Centers for children age 12 and up by appointment only
Sat., May 22, 10 AM–4 PM OR Wed., May 26, 4:30–8 PM
SEE DETAILS AND REGISTRATION LINK
– COVID-19 Vaccines for children age 12 and up by appointment only via Lake County AllVax
• TEACHER ASSIGNMENTS/MIDDLE SCHOOL SCHEDULES WILL NOT BE RELEASED...
Do you have a kindergartner? A fifth grader? Have you proved your residency since Apr. 1?
IMPORTANT: Parents of ALL currently enrolled kindergartners and 5th graders whose students will attend a KCSD96 school in the 2021–22 school year must prove their residency again with three specific documents.
SEE MORE INFO about required documents and the process (by email) to provide them to administrative assistants at Willow Grove Early Learning Center and KCSD96 elementary schools.
Send required documents to the administrative assistant at your school promptly if your student is now a kindergartner or a 5th grade:
Willow Grove: [email protected]
Country Meadows: [email protected]
Ivy Hall: [email protected]
Kildeer: [email protected]
Prairie: [email protected]
If residency is not proven again, parents will not receive their student’s teacher assignment or class schedule in August for the 2021–22 school year.
• DENTAL FORM REQUIREMENT REMINDER
Proof of a dental exam is due to school nurses by May 15 for current kindergartners, second graders, and sixth graders. Proof of a dental exam by a licensed dentist given between Nov. 15, 2019, and May 15, 2021, will meet the requirement. See DENTAL FORM
• PLEASE DON’T REFUTE THAT CREDIT CARD CHARGE...
After successfully submitting your student’s 2021–22 registration, you will receive an itemized receipt by email promptly that lists the total charge, including required fees and optional donations, if any, that you choose to make.
IMPORTANT NOTE: If you select the credit card payment option when paying 2021–22 registration fees, look for either of the following identifying description labels on your credit card statement: POWERSCHOOL MD 512375–4514 or PB POWERSCHOOL. District 96 registration charges are NOT described with the District or school name.
Also, be advised that some banks code this transaction as a donation.
If you have questions, please refer to your registration receipt and/or contact the public info coordinator [email protected]
• BEFORE-/AFTER-SCHOOL CLUBHOUSE REGISTRATION FORM
See the REGISTRATION FORM for the 2021–22 school year. Registration forms are due July 2, 2021.
• COMMUNITY NEWS
Find info about programs and activities in the community in the KCSD96 VIRTUAL BACKPACK, including:
NEW – Long Grove Park District Youth Theatre Auditions, 5/15
NEW – Stevenson High School Fall Play Auditions
NEW – Clubhouse Before- and After-School Care 2021–22 Registration Form
NEW – Long Grove Park District Summer 2021 Recreation Programs
Vernon Area Public Library Teen Volunteer Survey and Upcoming Summer Opportunities
Chicago Rush North Soccer Tryouts–May 2021
Buffalo Grove Bills Football and Cheerleading Registration Open
ComEd bill payment assistance options
BGRA Baseball Registration 2021 Spring/Summer Season
District 96 will communicate with you every Friday when school is in session 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 May 21, 2021.