News from Gray M. Sanborn School

July 23, 2019

Sanborn Back-to-School Website

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Welcome Back to School!

Dear Gray M. Sanborn Families:

Welcome to Gray M. Sanborn and the beginning of the 2019-2020 school year! The Sanborn staff is looking forward to the exciting start of a new school year.

**Please note that this email replaces the packet you used to receive in the mail over the summer. It is filled with important information to review before school begins! Please read it over carefully, and feel free to call or email the school office with any questions you might have.**

Please remember when you visit Sanborn School and plan to go beyond the school office, you must present a photo ID. You will be given a visitor badge to wear during your time in the building.

Below are some important dates to get on your calendars before the start of the school year.

8/07 - Kindergarten Playdate 5:30-7 p.m. Invitation: English/Espanol

8/13 - Meet the Teacher from 8:30-9:30 a.m. (Bring your student to meet their teacher and drop off school supplies.)

8/14 - First day of school for Grades 1-6

8/15 - First day of school for Kindergarten

8/16 - Back to School Picnic from 5:30-7:30 p.m. (bring a picnic to the back of the school and enjoy the atmosphere that is filled with activities for the kids). Invitation: English and Espanol

8/21 - Parent Orientation Night

  • 6:30-7:15 p.m. Grades K, 1, 3, 5, 1/2 Bilingual, and MILE
  • 7:15-7:30 p.m. PTA General Membership Meeting
  • 7:30-8:15 p.m. Grades 2, 4, 6

The Sanborn Staff and I look forward to working with you to provide the best educational experiences for all of our children. Please contact me at the school office at 847-963-7000 if you have questions. We hope that you and your family have a restful and relaxing next couple of weeks and look forward to seeing you soon.

Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Twitter @SanbornTigers!!

Sincerely,

Erika Johansen

Gray M. Sanborn School Principal

Sanborn's Back-to-School Website

Please visit our Back-to-School website page to read important information about:


  • About our School and District 15
  • School Hours
  • Arrival/Departure Procedures
  • School and District Calendars
  • Student Attendance
  • Transportation
  • Teacher Assignment
  • Chromebook Information
  • School Supply Lists
  • Health Forms
  • School Nutrition Services
  • PTA
Sanborn Back-to-School Website

CLICK FOR IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Teacher assignment, bus stop, Chromebooks, calendars and more!