The rocket club designed paper rockets, then built launchers and sent them into the sky! They even built a water rocket!
The Blackwell staff would like to thank the PTA for a memorable Teacher Appreciation Week!
Each day brought a new surprise, all fantastic in their own way! We loved the theme and the decorations were fabulous!
Look at our rockets!!!
The Week At A Glance:
Tuesday: Pizza Tuesday ; 4th Grade Instrument Recruitment Meeting 12:45
Wednesday: School Store
Thursday: Take Your Child to Work Day; Hot Lunch; Book Fair 5:30 & Celebrate Reading &Writing -6:30-7:30
Friday: DHH Field Trip to Schaumburg Airport 9:30-12:30; Addams Band Concert 9:30 am K, 3-6;
Fun at Frost 6:15 – 8 PM
Schaumburg Parent University – May Classes
Schaumburg Parent University (SPU) is designed to involve more parents in the life of the school, to strengthen family relationships, and to improve parenting skills that will ultimately result in improved student success academically, socially and emotionally. There are two upcoming evening programs.
- The Importance of Family Meetings: District 54 Psychologist Liz Perez will discuss how family meetings teach kids problem-solving communication, strengthen family bonds and much more. This discussion for adults only will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. May 4 in the District 54 Professional Learning Center, 522 E. Schaumburg Road in Schaumburg. Childcare is available. This presentation will be in Spanish
- Keeping Your Kids (and You) from Going Crazy This Summer: Licensed Clinical Professional Therapist Meghan Reitz will highlight ways to bridge the transition from the school year to summer. This discussion for adults only will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. May 18 in the District 54 Professional Learning Center, 522 E. Schaumburg Road in Schaumburg. Childcare is available.
If you are interested in attending these events, please click on the links above or visit the Schaumburg Parent University website at http://sd54.org/spu.
Final Series of Community Engagement Sessions … Join the Discussion on the 211 of Tomorrow!
The final series of High School District 211 Community Engagement meetings will be held at Conant High School on Monday, May 2 and Fremd High School on Tuesday, May 3. Both meetings are from 7 to 9 p.m. and will feature the same topic – Finances & Facilities. Information gathered at these meetings will be used by the Board of Education in formulating a five-year Strategic Plan for the district. Additional information, including materials from the first three rounds of meetings, is available online at: http://adc.d211.org/communityengagement.
Communities for Positive Youth Development Town Hall Meeting – May 18
The Communities for Positive Youth Development Coalition, of which District 54 is a member, is hosting a Town Hall Meeting on Positive Youth Development from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Trickster Native Art Gallery, 190 S. Roselle Road in Schaumburg. /Museum. Parents and students are invited to learn about the work the coalition is doing to address the prevention of underage drinking, teen pregnancy and substance abuse. For more information about the coalition visit www.cpydcoalition.org. To register for the town hall meeting, email email@example.com.
Congratulations Katherine D.! Your artwork looks amazing in the boardroom!