February 1, 2015
Congratulations to Corrin Bottom and Camilla Terkildsen. Corrin's project entitled "Changing the World One by One" will advance to state in the Visual Arts category. Camilla's project entitled "One Way" will advance to state in the Music Composition category. Both are invited to attend the DuPage West Region Reflections Ceremony. The ceremony is February 24, 6:30pm at Hubble Middle School. Great job Corrin & Camilla!
Special Needs PTA - Wednesday, February 4, 12 Noon
Please join us for a new exciting opportunity: Special Needs PTA Charter Meeting, Wednesday, February 4, 12:00 noon, District 200 Central Offices, 130 West Park Ave., Wheaton. The District 200 administration, in partnership with Illinois PTA would like to invite all parents to a meeting to charter a Special Needs PTA in the school district. This PTA would be a district-wide PTA and would offer programming, support and resources for all special needs parents and students within District 200.
At this meeting, a presentation sharing the benefits of forming such an organization will be shown as well as an opportunity for a Q & A with District Special Education Administration, IL PTA and WW PTA Council. A vote will be taken to charter a PTA, dues will be collected and a follow up meeting will be scheduled for later on in the month. The follow up meeting will allow for the election of officers, creation of committees and plans of work and any other important business the group deems necessary. The meeting on Feb. 4 will run approximately an hour. Please direct any questions to Jean Donovan at email@example.com or Chris Crabtree at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FREE Step Up to High School Event for Middle School Parents - Saturday, March 7 at COD
The College of DuPage, DuPage Workforce Board & Regional Office of Education invite middle school parents in DuPage County to attend a free Step Up event designed to help you transition your student to high school and the world of work. Topics include the following: Successful Transition to High School, Building Resilience in Students and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math). Also includes continental breakfast from 8:00 - 8:30 am., free career planning workbook: Where Am I Going From Here?, and academic, behavioral and health resources. **A raffle drawing for a $100 Target gift card will be held at the close of the event! 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., College of DuPage Student Resource Center (SRC 2000), 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137. For more information or to make a reservation, please contact: email@example.com, (630) 942-2380.
Target – Target donated $1,363 to Edison last school year! If you have a Target Red Card (debit or credit), it only takes a minute to register your Target Card and Edison will start earning 1% of ALL your purchases. You can register online or by phone at 800-316-6142, Edison ID#48700. And if you don't have a Red Card, did you know that you get 5% off your purchases immediately at check out when you use a Target debit or credit card?Box Tops - Edison earned over $900 in box tops last year!! Collect box tops to help the teachers get items they need for their classrooms. You can submit them any time you like, all school year long, by turning them into the main office.Office Depot - 5% Back to Schools Program: Every time you shop, simply ask them to look up our school ID and Edison can earn Free Supplies!
Feb. 2, Mon. - Spelling Bee, 3:10 PM in LLCFeb. 4, Wed. - WWS Parent Orientation for 8th Grade Parents, 7 PM, at WWSFeb. 6, Fri. - National Wear Red DayFeb. 13, Fri. - Valentine's Potluck - All are welcome!!Feb. 16, Mon. - No School - Presidents' DayFeb. 18, Wed. - Variety Show Free Matinee, 3 PM in auditoriumFeb. 19, Thurs. - Variety Show, 7 PMFeb. 20, Fri. - Variety Show, 7 PMFeb. 23-26 - Anderson's Book Fair, 7:30 AM -3 PM, LLCFeb. 26, Thurs. - Family Literacy Night and Edible Book FestivalFeb. 27, Fri. - No School - Institute DayMar. 16-20 - PARCC Testing