Thank you to the Heneghan family for organizing our 2nd Annual Golf outing last weekend! If you didn’t get a chance to participate in this event, be on the look out for next year. It was a great time and there were some great prizes!!!
This week Choir auditions were held after school. It was wonderful to see so many singers participate. We look forward to providing you with song and voice throughout the year.
Chicago Arts Partnership in Education (CAPE) after school classes began this week. We look forward to the creative designs and ideas that will be shared at our annual expo in late spring. Thank you teachers and artists for providing this learning opportunity for our students.
Kevin Changet, parent of one of our students, has graciously taken on the role of soccer coach for our 5/6 and 7/8 boys soccer teams. We are grateful that Mr. Changet will provide this sports experience for our student athletes. There will be tryouts Friday, October 5, 2018 after school on the soccer field at 3:30 pm for 5/6 grade boys and 4:30 pm for 7/8 grade boys. All boys interested in playing should come out on Friday.
Last week, the BAC (Bilingual Advistory Committee) held their organizational meeting. Elections were held and the new officers are as follows:
- President - Alicia Mayorca
- Vice President - Clarisa Medina-Poeliniz
- Secretary- Carmen Campoverde
- Representative-Rosa Hernandez
- Alternate Rep- Hilda Segura
Thank you to everyone who participated in the online Dress Code survey. Our Instructional Leadership Team (ILT) has reviewed the Dress Code survey. Based on some of the suggestions, adjustments in langauge and intent are being addressed. Further details TBA.
MEDICAL EXCLUSION -date drawing near…...If you have not done so already, please turn in your medical forms to the school. If you child is not in compliance by October 15, 2018, they will be excluded from school until you provide the medical documentation. If you have a doctor’s appointment scheduled, please have the doctor’s office fax (773.534.5087) or email the appointment information to your child’s teacher.
Don’t forget our upcoming Cardboard Challenge next weekend,Saturday, October 13th from 9 am to 12 noon. Please bring tape and cardboard to share. It will be a magical day at Waters.
As a friendly reminder, the Wilson Avenue Bridge has been closed as of October 1st for repairs. The city is estimating it will be closed for approximately 3 weeks so 2 weeks to go.
Remember there is no class on Monday, October 8th. The builidng will be closed.
The ABCDE Schedule will come into play on Tuesday. The children will attend their E class on Tuesday.
Enjoy the long weekend!