Did you know that the Glencoe Junior High Project (GJHP) works with Glencoe School District to provide a reading buddy program for South School students? Book Buddies is a free literacy program implemented by GJHP, which pairs students in K-2nd grade with a 5th-8th grade buddy to mentor them in the area of literacy. Click here to read the details and dates.
Mark your calendar and sign up for this opportunity. Online sign up opens on Wednesday, February 22nd at 7pm at www.gjhp.org. Thank you to GJHP for providing this wonderful option for our students!
What: PTO Family Movie Night
Where: South School Gym
Who: South School students and their families
Please note that students must be accompanied by an adult.
Date: Friday, February 24th
Time: 5:15 p.m. Dinner Served / 6:00 p.m. Movie Begins
Bring the whole family to South School for our fourth annual Movie Night. Bring blankets or sleeping bags, grab a snack and enjoy the blockbuster. South School students voted on the movie for this special night. The winner is ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS: CHIPWRECKED (G)
Dinner will be served at 5:15 p.m. and must be pre-ordered at the PTO site for $10. Meals will not be for sale the night of the event. Dinner is a Lou Malnati’s personal pizza, cookie and bottle of water. Additional snacks will be for sale during the event.
The PTO is asking that you consider bringing a pair of NEW children’s pajamas to donate to CRADLES to CRAYONS. The pajamas will be given to children in need in the local Chicago area.
Please bring slippers and blankets or sleeping bags to snuggle up with your loved ones!
**Note: Shoes and boots will not be allowed in the gym.**
The 2nd grade music concert, “A World of Music,” will be on Friday, March 3rd at 2:10 PM. You can help your child prepare for this special performance by encouraging them to practice at home. Follow this link to a website that they can sing along with. LINK
February 17 & 20: No School
February 24: Parent/Child Book Club (3:00 p.m.)
February 24: PTO Family Movie Night at South School
March 2: Board of Education Meeting
March 3: 2nd Grade Music Program (2:10 p.m.)
March 16: Kindergarten Innovation Night (5:30 p.m.)
March 17: Parent/Child Book Club
March 23: Wheel of Wisdom Assembly
March 24: 3rd Quarter Ends
March 27: Spring Break Begins
April 3: School Resumes
April 5: Kindergarten Parent Orientation
If you were not able to attend Kindergarten Registration, please stop in the South School office Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. to register for next school year.
Students must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2017. An original birth certificate and proof of residency must be presented at the time of registration. If you are an existing Glencoe 35 parent, please bring your Family Access account log-in information. We look forward to welcoming your family to South School!
Please contact the office if you have any questions (847) 835-6400. Please note that Glencoe District 35 offers a full-day kindergarten program with no additional fees for our parents. During the registration process, parents will indicate their preference for a full-day or half-day program.