for the week of January 16, 2023
Shrek the Musical, Jr.
Extra-Curricular Activities Updates
- Buddies Club will meet Wednesday after school in G102. Join us for an afternoon of minute to win it games and friendly competition... who knows what you might win?? Sign up outside Ms. Weinman's room, G102.
- Attention Fitness Warriors, this Wednesday there is no fitness club after school. We will resume next Wednesday as usual. Thank you for your continued interest in this amazing activity! See you next week!
Boys & Girls Club
If interested, pick up an application in the Junior High Office!
Metra Contest– “Stay Safe and Stay Off Train Tracks!”
Metra has launched its 16th Annual Safety Poster and Essay Contest, asking students across Metra's service area to illustrate through posters and essays the importance of safe behaviors near the railroad. This year's theme is "Stay Safe, Stay Off Train Tracks." Deadline for entries is Friday, Jan. 20, 2023.
The Safety Poster and Essay Contest asks students to take on an advocacy role and communicate the importance of safety near the tracks. This year's theme: "Stay Safe, Stay Off Train Tracks"emphasizes the importance of being aware of your surroundings and personal safety when near railroad tracks, platforms, and crossings, which can be extremely dangerous.
More information can be found on the Metra Contest website.
Palatine Library Winter Reading Challenge Read for the Stars
We have another great way to keep students reading and engaged through winter break! Encourage your students to participate and help us reach our goal. When we all read 8,000 books, the Northwest Special Recreation Association gets a grand donation of $1,500 from our sponsors.
Kids that finish get a star shaped stress ball for completing the program! While supplies last. Prizes funded by the Friends of Palatine Library.
Finishers are entered in a drawing for a chance to win an amazing prize basket filled with gift cards generously donated by participating businesses.
Birth - Grade 2 : 15 Books
Grades 3 - 6: 5 Books
Grades 7 - 12: 2 Books
Adults: 2 Books
Full program details here.Watch this short video and share with your students.
Summer Job Opportunity with the Palatine Park District
Here to Serve You!
We want to make sure all of your questions and concerns are addressed. The Winston Campus Jr. High Office is open starting at 6:35AM - 3:05PM. Additionally, our Administrators are available via phone and e-mail. We are here to serve you, so please do not hesitate to reach out!
Martin Da Costa - Principal
(847) 963-7405 ꞏ email@example.com
Tomas Reyes - Assistant Principal
(847) 963-7404 ꞏ firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunah Shin - Assistant Principal
(847) 963-7423 ꞏ email@example.com