Weekly Message - October 7, 2019
Hello Spring Brook Parents –
Picture Retake Day
Picture retake day is Wednesday, October 9th. If you would like your child to have their picture retaken, please contact the school office at 630-428-6600 and return your original picture packet on picture day.
K-2nd Grade Family Reading Night
Come join us for our Kindergarten-Second Grade Family Reading Night where Stories Come Alive!
Where: Spring Brook Elementary School
When: Wednesday, October 23rd
Time: 6:20-7:30 PM
Thanks to the generosity of Spring Brook's PTA this event with feature Storyteller Donna Washington. Spring Brook staff will share grade level literacy activities that the whole family can participate in.
We hope you can join us!
Reflections Arts Program 2019-2020 – Call for Entries!
Great opportunity for Spring Brook Elementary school students to unleash their artistic talent through Reflections Arts Program.
Reflections Art Program: Reflections is National PTA's Arts Program that inspires children to get creative! Students are invited to create works of art in any of the six different art categories and Special Artists category. Every year Reflections Arts Program has a unique theme. This year’s theme is “Look Within”. Every participating student will get a certificate at the award ceremony. More details about this wonderful program are provided in the attached file below.
Art Categories are:
1. Dance Choreography, 2. Film Production, 3. Literature, 4. Music Composition, 5. Photography, 6. Visual Arts, 7. Special Artists
Participation: Students of all grades (from KG to Grade 5) and all abilities may participate. Each student can create one project in each of the art categories.
Please register at the link provided by October 4, we will send you further details: https://forms.gle/jAJ6E1XaJ2ZR3sK36
This program organized by PTA is completely free like many other programs. We do encourage you to become a PTA member to support such programs.
If you have questions, please contact Reflections Program Chair - Lana Bakun-Portnoy firstname.lastname@example.org
Reflections - Call for Entries Registration Form
Third-Party Educational Programs
The following companies have rented space in our schools to offer an after-school educational program for students. The distribution of this material is in no way an endorsement of programs, services, activities or products by District 204. For more information about the programs listed below, visit:
Spring Brook: Let's Build It Engineering
Wednesday, October 9 Picture Retake Day
Thursday, October 10 Grade 2 – Traveling World of Reptiles
Monday, October 14 No School – Columbus Day
Friday, October 18 End of First Quarter
Friday, October 18 Grade 4 – Willowbrook Wildlife In-School Field Trip
Friday, October 18 Kindergarten – Johansen Farm Field Trip
Wednesday, October 23 Grades K-2 Family Reading Night 6:20-7:30 PM
Thursday, October 24 Grade 2 – Naper Settlement Field Trip
Friday, October 25 Kindergarten Fall Fun Party
Friday, October 25 Report Cards Available in Home Access – 4 PM
Have a great week! - Dave