Prairie Principal's Message Blog

Principal's Message 9.25.20

September 17, 2020

Dear Families, We have another great week of remote learning under our belts, and we continue to be grateful for all of your continued support.  The resilience of our sc...

Principal's Message 9.18.20

September 17, 2020

Dear Families, We have another great week of remote learning to celebrate, and our students and staff continue to amaze us with their resilience and solution-focused mindset....

Principal's Message 9.11.20

September 8, 2020

Dear Families, Can you believe we are three weeks into the school year? Even with a shorter week, we were full steam ahead with learning. I had an opportunity to make virtual...

Principal's Message 9.4.20

September 4, 2020

Dear Families, It was so wonderful to hear that so many of you participated in Curriculum Night this week.  We are so grateful for the continued partnership with all sta...

Principal's Message 8.28.20

August 28, 2020

Dear Families, Our first week back in school went quite well.  Yes, Monday’s global Zoom outage presented a challenge for us all, families, and staff alike, and we...

Principal's Message 8.21.20

August 21, 2020

Dear Families, It was wonderful to see so many of you at our Materials Pick-Up event this week.  It is clear that your child is excited about the start of the school yea...

Principal's Message 8.14.20

August 14, 2020

Dear Parents, Our 2nd week back at Prairie was a success! We welcomed staff into the building to start organizing materials for the year ahead.  he office staff was...

Dear Parents, Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year.  The Prairie staff is very excited to be working with you and your child(ren) this year.  If this is your first ...

Dear Parents & Students, There are so many feelings today for all of us.  There is the usual excitement about heading into summer vacation and looking forward to mor...

Families, I am so grateful to all of you and our incredible staff for such a successful student material pick up process.  It was smooth sailing throughout, thanks ...

Puma Post 5.15.20

May 12, 2020

Families, We hope this Principal’s Message finds you and your family well.  If you have not already, please make sure to see below for information regarding studen...

Prairie Families, We hope this communication finds you well.  Our D96 staff has worked to ensure student materials have been located and organized for an effective stude...

Families, Thank you so much for all of the love and appreciation that was shown to our staff this past week.  We truly appreciate the videos, emails, and heartfelt thank...

Families, Another successful week of remote learning is behind us as we enter the month of May.  Our staff continues to work to meet the needs of students, remain connec...

Families, We know that the news of our D96 buildings being closed for the remainder of the school year, although in some ways anticipated, was difficult for us all to take in...

Families, Thank you for another successful week of remote learning.  We hope everyone has an enjoyable weekend and we look forward to continuing our ongoing partnership ...

Friday, April 10th - No School Dear Families, Thank you so much for continued support as we navigate our remote learning journey.  Your encouraging emails to admini...

Dear Prairie Families, We appreciate your flexibility as we have navigated our first official week of remote learning.  We completely understand our role as educato...

Remote Learning Communication Remote learning plans were shared yesterday along with a Parent Q & A document.  Remote learning officially begins Tuesday, March 31st....

Prairie Families, Thank you for your flexibility and understanding given these unprecedented times.  Please know that the decisions made at the district level are t...

Upcoming Dates this Week • Daylight Saving Time begins on Sun., Mar. 8. Turn clocks ahead one hour. • Thurs., Mar. 12, is an EARLY RELEASE DAY. See E-NEWS for di...

Principal's Message 2.28.20

February 27, 2020

No School Monday, March 2nd - Pulaski Day OPEN BOARD POSITIONS ON THE TWIN GROVES PTO (Repeat)   Attention 5th Grade parents! The Twin Groves PTO is looking for ...

Principal's Message 2.21.20

February 22, 2020

Friday, February 29th - Half Day of School - Dismissal at 11:45am Open Board Positions on the Twin Groves PTO Attention 5th Grade parents! The Twin Groves PTO is looking...

Principal's Message 2.14.20

February 14, 2020

  No School Monday, January 17th - President's Day Valentine's Parties Our Valentine's parties were a great success today.  Thank you to...

Principal's Message 2.7.20

February 7, 2020

Girls on the Run 2020 We still have a few more spaces left for the Girls on the Run program for Prairie this spring. We will begin the last week of February and will go t...