109 News

May 24, 2022 - Issue 20

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Monsters In 109 & Our Newest Students!

Wilmot was overrun with monsters when Caruso 7th graders surprised their kindergarten buddies with them! For Project Kinder-Monsters, middle school students collaborated with kindergarteners to imagine and draw a monster. Then the 7th graders hand-crafted the drawing into a stuffed animal version to bring their imagined monsters to life.
Project Kinder-Monsters!
Our newest Kipling Cougars, South Park Penguins, Walden Wildcats, and Wilmot Wolves came for Kindy Round-Up! Families, teachers, and new kindergarteners on the big day:
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Upcoming BOE Agenda & Information

The Board of Education will hold their regularly scheduled meeting this Thursday, May 26th at 7 p.m. at the District Office. Click below to read the agenda and get full information about the meeting. As a reminder, we live stream our regular board meetings on the DPS 109 YouTube channel.

Honoring Our Retirees

Every week in May, look for a new video to debut featuring some of OUR Class of 2022, the men and women retiring from DPS 109 after years of service! Thank you to all of them!
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Nearly Summer Break: Just 7 more wake-ups until the end of this school year! Please make sure to check your Friday Principal Newsletter for important end-of-year information for your child's school.

Fee Reminder: A reminder that fees were posted on May 16th for the 2022-2023 school year and are due by July 1st, 2022. Fee information for the 2022-2023 school year is on our website. This page has a step-by-step video and instructions and fee payment.

2022 Deerfield Farmers Market

Mark your calendars for the opening day of the 2022 Deerfield Farmers Market season on Saturday, June 11! The market will be taking place at its new permanent location on Park Avenue between Jewett Park Drive and Hazel Avenue every Saturday morning, June 11 through October 15, from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. It features over 30 local vendors every week—offering a variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, specialty products, prepared foods, and more. In addition, a full schedule of planned live musical performances, kids’ activities, civic group participation, and special events are set to make this season the best one yet!

For more information, visit http://www.deerfield.il.us/301/Farmers-Market.

Upcoming Dates to Know

  • May 26: Board of Education meeting @ 7 p.m.
  • May 31: 8th-grade graduations at DHS
  • June 3: Last day of school at DPS 109!
  • June 3: Final 109 News for the school year