When Parents Complete Survey, They Help Their Child Win Homeroom Contest
Residency Verification for 5th and 7th Graders due by May 2
Speaker Rallies Aptakisic Students to be Proactive Against Bullying
Blue Kids Signs at D102 Schools Show Support for the Safety of Children
Have you seen the three-foot Blue Kids signs posted at school entrances? It is Child Abuse Awareness month and the signs are part of the Blue Kids Lake County Project, which supports the safety of children everywhere. In 1989, the Blue Ribbon Campaign to Prevent Child Abuse began as a Virginia grandmother's tribute
D102 Teacher using Social Media to Encourage Student Writing
Tripp fourth grade teacher Alex Torrisi is using Twitter as a platform for students to practice writing, photography, and communication skills. Students share information about something they are learning or doing in class each day. Parents of students in Mr. Torrisi's class follow daily postings on Twitter@torrisi102.
D102 Challenge 5K Run/1 Mile Walk April 27
Mark your calendar for Sunday, April 27 to either run the D102 5K starting at 8:00am or walk the one-mile trek starting at 9:00am. The D102 Challenge promises to be a fun-filled event with music, activities, booths and more. Register here.
Board Vice President Recognized
Congratulations to D102 Board Vice President Pelleg Graupe who was recently recognized by the Illinois Association of School Boards for his participation in the IASB Delegate Assembly. This assembly is an important obligation because it gives members a voice in setting the direction of the association. Mr. Graupe received a certification of appreciation for helping to formulate IASB policies.