Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

Mid Term Reports Go Home

Tuesday, October 15 will be the day your student will be bringing home his/her mid-terms.  Please check their backpacks for this informative report.  All students (in grades 1-5) will be receiving a mid term report which gives information about work habits and learner characteristics.  In years past, we’ve asked parents to sign off on an […]

Fire Safety Poster Winners

Congratulations to Achyutha Shashikiran, Ali Newell, Rhea Nelson  and Lila Viets for being chosen as finalists by Countryside Fire Department for their fire safety poster entries.  The Fire Department framed the student’s artwork to take home and display.  Great job!

Aspen and Middle School North Flags to Fly in Antarctica

Middle School North and Aspen Elementary are among a group of local schools whose flags will be flying in Antarctica next month. Air National Guard Chaplain (Lt. Col.) James Buckman, pastor at Faith Lutheran Church in Lake Forest, collected the flags this week. He and other Air Guard personnel will travel to Antarctica in late […]

Time to Trim the Grass

The grass in the terrarium of Ms. Carson’s fourth-grade class was quickly outgrowing its environment. As students gathered around to watch, Ms. Carson opened the terrarium and gave the grass a “haircut.” She talked with her students about what grass needs to grow.

Fourth Grade After School Band Rehearsal Begins

Our fourth grade students will be starting after school band and orchestra rehearsals on Tuesday, October 8.  Please be sure your fourth grade band or orchestra student brings their instruments every Tuesday and Thursday from now on.  They will be released from band at 2:55, and pick up will be in the back of Aspen […]

Mid Term is Here!

Friday, October 4, marks the middle of the first trimester.  Mid-term reports will be out on Tuesday, October 15.  More information about mid-term reports will be sent out in the coming days.