Henry Hawk News

Week of April 25, 2022

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A Message From The Principal

Dear Henry Hawk Families,

Thank you to our families who attended Report Card Pickup on Wednesday either in person or virtually. Also thank you to everyone who completed the My Voice, My School Parent Survey as well as voted in the LSC election. Congratulations to the newly-elected 2022-2024 LSC Representatives.

Please remember that if your child tests positive for COVID-19, please complete the self report on the following link: https://chicagopsprod.service-now.com/health?id=cps_self_report

As always, we will continue working to provide your children with a safe, healthy learning environment where they can reach their full potential.

April/May Upcoming Dates:

  • After School Programs Resume: Monday, April 25th
  • Covid Testing: Tuesday, April 26th 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • McDonald's Fundraiser: April 26th 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week: May 2nd - May 6th

Mr. Gutierrez, Ms. Reynolds, and Ms. Abraham

What's New?

Pre-K Application

McDonald’s Fundraiser for the Class of 2022 Trip

Kindergarten Registration at Henry (NEW!)

Teacher Appreciation Week: May 2nd - May 6th (NEW!)

Sign Up for Covid Testing at Henry

Pre-K Application

CPS' Application for Pre-K opens on April 19th.

If you have a child who will be 4 years old by the start of the 2022-2023 school year, please stop by outside the main office during parent teacher conferences on April 20th to enroll.

(It is important to note that the priority rules from CPS' Office of Early Childhood have changed this year. Students who have siblings at a school and/or live within a 1.5 mile radius of a school now receive priority for enrollment. Please also note that all enrollment for Pre-K is still handled by the Office of Early Childhood.)

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McDonald’s Fundraiser for the Class of 2022 Trip

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Please help us at our LAST fundraiser of the year! Stop by the McDonald’s on Addison between 4pm-8pm on April 26th. We earn 15% of the proceeds as long as you tell them “I’m With Henry!” Students will also be selling apple pies for $1.

Kindergarten Registration at Henry

We are excited to welcome all incoming kindergarten families to register at Henry School starting in May. Please help spread the word! Want to know more? Contact our main office at 773-534-5060.

Teacher Appreciation Week: May 2nd - May 6th

We would like to invite all students and families to show extra gratitude to teacher/staff during the week of May 2nd through May 6th. Here are our daily themes if you choose to participate (participation is optional). You can participate every day or choose which days to participate.

Monday, May 2nd

If teachers were flowers, we'd pick YOU! Bring your teacher a flower.

Tuesday, May 3rd

Flowers help COLOR our world. Wear your teacher's favorite color.

Wednesday, May 4th

Our garden is growing with lots of food from our Henry families!

Parents, please share a meal for our staff appreciation luncheon!

Thursday, May 5th

Teachers help to plant seeds of KNOWLEDGE. Help by bringing a tool (pens, pencils, markers, books, etc.) for the classroom.

Friday, May 6th

Our garden is in FULL BLOOM thanks to you. Write your teacher a note or draw them a picture thank them for an awesome school year.

Sign Up for Covid Testing By Clicking Here

Testing Tuesday, February 9th, COVID-19 Testing will be taking place at Henry from 1:00 pm to 3:15 pm. If you have not registered previously, please register in the link above.

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Patrick Henry School

Stay Well,

Mr. Gutierrez, Ms. Reynolds, and Mrs. Abraham