Ferson Creek eNews
January 13, 2023
Monday, January 16th - Martin Luther King Jr. Day, No School For Staff & Students
Wednesday, January 18th - Currito Restaurant Fundraiser
Saturday, January 21st - Alexander's Restaurant Fundraiser
Wednesday, January 25th - Early Release dismissal at 2:10 pm
Tuesday, January 31st - Chums Shrimp Shack Restaurant Fundraiser
Monday, January 30th - Virtual Kindergarten Enrollment Opens
Thursday, February 2nd - Talent Show Try-outs 3:00 pm @ Ferson
Saturday, February 4th - Chicago Steel Family Night Out
Wednesday, February 15th - Talent Show Dress Rehearsal @ STCN
Thursday, February 16th - 1st Grade Music Program @ 6:00 pm
Friday, February 17th - Talent Show @ STCN 6:30 PM
Tuesday, March 14th - 3rd Grade Music Program @ 6:00 pm
2023 Ferson Creek Talent Show
All details, including try-out info, dress rehearsal dates, guidelines and sign-up, can be found here. Looking forward to a great show!
Workshops from the IRC for Bilingual Families
Attached below you will find some informational materials about new free workshops from the Illinois Resource Center (IRC) designed for bilingual families and BPAC members. All of these workshops are free, flexibly-scheduled and virtual for safe, convenient access, and are offered in English and Spanish.
These workshops cover a variety of topics, from questions about raising a bilingual child to getting the most from the BPAC.
This week’s first snow is a great reminder to make sure the contact information you’ve provided the District is up-to-date. We want to ensure you’re getting timely alerts on inclement weather operations and other important notifications. Please take a moment to do the following:
View Notification Preferences/Enable Text Messages
District 303 will send notifications to families through the ParentLink system by text message, phone call and email based on your settings. Parents/guardians can view and edit their contact settings through the Home Access Center.
To receive timely emergency communications, we strongly encourage families to enable text notifications. For most people, this is the fastest way to receive and view important messages. Here’s how:
- From the HAC main menu, select the “registration” tab to view your contact settings
- Select the “edit” button to change your contact settings
- To enable text message notifications, enter your cell phone number in the SMS/text message field
- Select the “save” button