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April 30, 2021

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Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week is Coming!

Next week of May 3rd-7th is National Teacher Appreciation Week. We encourage you to take a moment to write a note, draw a picture, make a video, etc... to share with our amazing teachers and staff here at Boone! You can also send your shout-outs via the form below, thank you!
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¡Se acerca la semana de agradecimiento a los maestros y al personal!

La próxima semana del 3 al 7 de mayo es la Semana Nacional de Apreciación a los Maestros. Lo alentamos a que se tome un momento para escribir una nota, hacer un dibujo, hacer un video, etc. ¡para compartir con nuestros increíbles maestros y personal aquí en Boone! También puede enviar sus agradecimientos a través del formulario a continuación, ¡gracias!

BAC/PAC Meeting on 5/4/21

Dear Parents and Guardians,

You are invited to our next BAC / PAC meeting:

An Overview to Social Justice At Boone (By Mr. Donlin, with translation by Mrs. Amafi )

On Tuesday, May 4th 2021

At 11:30 am.

Sign up Here to Receive the Link to The Meeting

Contact Amalfi Duran at for more information.

Reunion de BAC/PAC el 5/4/21

Estimados padres de familia,

Están invitados a nuestra próxima reunión de BAC/PAC :

Un Repaso a La Justicia Social en Boone ( por Mr. Donlin, traducida por Mrs. Amalfi)

El dia Martes 4 de Mayo del 2021

A las 11:30 am

Registrese aqui para recibir el enlace para la reunión

CPS Capital Budget Meetings

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Is there someone at Boone who you would like to recognize for their hard work, kindness, or other awesome quality? Please click here on the Boone Community Shout-Out form to take a moment to acknowledge that person. Your message may appear in the next post!

  • To Mr Bowen, Ms Rogers, Mr Waytula, Ms Sarris, Dear hardworking teachers, I am so happy to have you guys as my 5th grade teachers. Spending my time with you guys is a very special moment. Thank you all! :) (From Kawsar)
  • I give a shout out to Ms.Corea because she's a kind and funny person. She is fun to be around. (From Nayeli)
  • To Ms. Plaza-- I would like to thank you for all your hard work you've done for me and my classmates. Also, thank you for helping me when I need help with my homework. For reminding me that when things are hard you just got to keep going and not give up. Thank you for making my day when I'm down. (From Ana)
  • To all the 6th grade teachers--I really love my teachers, they work so hard to get everything in order and on time and to make things sound fun and easy!
  • To Ms. Natividad Thank you for all the extra effort you make for 206 to help us grow and the challenges you encourage us to face to help us become who we are. (from Sofia)
  • To Coach Ehrlich - Thank you for the patience, creativity and love you gave to 206 and thank you for making 6th grade even more of a positive experience. (from Sofia)
  • To Ms. Quezada thank you for teaching us all the subjects. my favorite subject you tech me is math because the way you tech really helps me understand. (From Farah)


Ay alguien en Boone a quien le gustaría reconocer por su arduo trabajo, amabilidad o su asombrosa calidad? Haga clic aquí en el formulario de enlace Boone Community Shout-Out para tomarse un momento para reconocer a esa persona. ¡Tu mensaje puede aparecer en la próxima publicación!


CPS District-Wide Calendar 2020-2021

  • April 30 - First Round GoCPS Results Released
  • May 3-7 - Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week!
  • May 4 - BAC/PAC Meeting, 11:30AM
  • May 11 - LSC Meeting, 4:00PM
  • May 18 - LSC Meeting, 4:00PM
  • May 31 - Memorial Day, NO SCHOOL

Click the button above to be re-directed to a bulletin board with resources shared by community members.


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Parent Portal

Parent Portal gives parents the ability to view students' grades in real time. If you are setting up your Parent Portal account for the first time, please visit the First Time Parent Portal Set-Up link. This is a one-time step and not necessary after every school year. Once you receive your email from Aspen to help set up your username and password, you can access Parent Portal at Aspen Parent Portal.

If you already have a Parent Portal account, but are running into technical issues (forgot password, locked out, etc), please email Boone's tech coordinator Patrick Chi ( so he can reset your account. Once your account is reset, you should receive an email from Aspen with further instructions. Additional information provided by the district can be found at this link.

Parente Portal

Parente Portal les da a los padres la posibilidad de ver las calificaciones de los estudiantes en tiempo real. Si está configurando su cuenta del Portal para padres por primera vez, visite el enlace Configuración del portal para padres por primera vez. Este es un paso único y no es necesario después de cada año escolar. Una vez que reciba su correo electrónico de Aspen para ayudarlo a configurar su nombre de usuario y contraseña, puede acceder al Portal para padres en el Portal para padres de Aspen.

Si ya tiene una cuenta en el Portal para padres, pero tiene problemas técnicos (contraseña olvidada, bloqueo, etc.), envíe un correo electrónico al coordinador técnico de Boone, Patrick Chi ( para que pueda restablecer su cuenta. Una vez que se restablezca su cuenta, debería recibir un correo electrónico de Aspen con más instrucciones. Se puede encontrar información adicional proporcionada por el distrito en este enlace.

How to Contact Office Staff or Administration

Door 1 is temporarily unavailable. Here are the ways you can contact office and/or administrative staff:

  • Leave a message with Security Officer Mr. Valencia outside at Door 2 near the food distribution, 8am-4pm daily Monday-Friday
  • Call main office and/or leave a phone message at 773-534-2160, option #0 (voicemail is checked daily)
  • Email one of our clerks: Claudia Ortiz - (English & Spanish), Shamiram Shahbaz - (English, Arabic, Assyrian)

Cómo contactar al Personal o la Administración

La puerta 1 no está disponible temporalmente. Estas son las formas en que puede comunicarse con el personal administrativo y / o de la oficina:

  • Deje un mensaje con el oficial de seguridad Sr. Valencia afuera en la puerta 2 cerca de la distribución de alimentos, de 8 am a 4 pm todos los días de lunes a viernes.
  • Llame a la oficina principal y / o deje un mensaje telefónico al 773-534-2160, opción # 0 (el correo de voz se revisa diariamente)
  • Envíe un correo electrónico a uno de nuestros empleados: Claudia Ortiz - (inglés y español), Shamiram Shahbaz - (inglés, árabe, asirio)

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Daniel Boone Elementary School

A Chicago Public Schools Fine and Performing Arts Neighborhood School with a Magnet Cluster Program in West Rogers Park.

Boone Vision: Kindness, creativity, and an understanding of diverse perspectives will guide us as we intentionally engage in learning opportunities and take action to bring about positive change in our world.

Boone Mission: We actively seek to learn more about ourselves, others, and the world through the arts and through learning opportunities that respond to our identities and promote positive relationships. We rise up to advocate for ourselves and others so that everyone is valued and empowered.