Big Hollow

Primary and Elementary Schools - April 28, 2017

Big Hollow School District #38 Vision and Mission Statements

Vision: Big Hollow School District #38 will be a model of student achievement for elementary school districts in the State of Illinois.

Mission: Inspiring a diverse school community to be passionate and empathetic learners.

Big Hollow's strategic plan goals and objectives.

Spring Blood Drive

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

2:45 PM – 7:15 PM

Big Hollow Middle School

26051 Nippersink Road

Multi-Purpose Room

For details, please visit the virtual backpack

Volo Sportsplex

Check out the Summer Camp Flyer and registration

Summer Camp Registration Page Link

Check out the online video through Facebook - it is promoting the field trip line-up of our Summer Camp program.

A Child's Place Summer Camp Line-Up. Register Today!

Summer Learning Opportunities

BHSD will be offering Summer Learning Opportunities in June! We will have Math and Reading Courses for current Kindergarten through 7th grade students as well as STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) for current 4th-7th grade students.

Incoming 5th grade students will also have the opportunity to participate in a Transition Camp in August to learn more about 5th grade and orientation to the building.

For more information visit the Big Hollow website - or click here. To register click here.

4th grade into 5th grade transition camp

Students entering 5th grade in the 2017-2018 are invited to participate in 5th grade Transition Camp at Big Hollow Middle School. This will be a fun filled experience for students to participate in many different activities at the Middle School. Students will have the opportunity to practice their schedules, learn middle school expectations, learn on chrome books and participate in fun games and activities. Transportation is included with your registration! Students will attend for 3 sessions in August (8:30-11:30 AM August 15-17). More information is available on the Big Hollow website. Parents will be invited to join their student on Thursday for student led tours and wrap up activities.

2017-18 Kindergarten

If you were unable to attend the Kindergarten Parent Info Night, please check out the presentation available on the Big Hollow Website. Please call to set up an appointment for kindergarten screening - 847-740-5320. Help us spread the word to neighbors and friends in the Big Hollow School District.

Important Dates

May 1-5 - Teacher Appreciation Week

May 3 - Early Release Day - Student Dismissal at 1:15 pm

May 3-12 - Book Drive for Bernies Book Bank

May 8 - Board of Education Meeting - 7 pm Middle School Library

May 8-11 Scholastic Book Fair

May 10 - Family Night at the Book Fair

May 10 - Spring Blood Drive

May 17 - No Cook Wednesday

May 29 - Memorial Day - No School

May 31 - 8th grade graduation

PTO news

Teacher Appreciation Week donations are needed for Thursday, May 3rd. We're looking for tasty treats for Thursday, and teacher supplies for Friday. Please fill out our form if you can help us out with one or both!

May 1 - 6:30 - 7:30pm - PTO Meeting - PTO Board vote. Voters must be present.

The PTO Book Fair is coming soon! May 8-11

Book Drive for Bernie's Book Bank - May 3-12

May 17 - Moretti's Fundrasier - No Cook Wednesday