Daniel Wright Junior High School Newsletter - Feb. 21, 2020

Parent-Teacher Conference Scheduling

Our winter parent-teacher conferences are scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 27 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m., and on Friday, Feb 28 from 9 am. to 12 p.m.

Conference scheduling in our PTC Wizard system will close at 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, Feb 25. For directions on using the PTC Wizard, please read the e-notice on conferences.

No School Days & Other Reminders

  • Report cards are available on Unified Classroom on Wednesday, Feb. 26

  • Thursday, Feb. 27 is an Early Dismissal Day (Sprague 11:15 a.m., Half Day 12:00 p.m., Daniel Wright 11:30 a.m.) for parent-teacher conferences

  • Friday, Feb. 28 there is no school for students due to Parent-Teacher Conferences

  • Monday, March 2 is a non-attendance day for students

Open House

Lincolnshire-Prairie View School District 103 Administrative Office Staff and Board of Education invite you to an Open House from Noon to 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 2020, at our new address: 111 Barclay Boulevard, Suite 100, Lincolnshire. Please let us know if you can attend the open house.

Stage Crew Positions Available for Musical

Students who are interested in working behind the scenes as backstage crew for the DW musical, Guys and Dolls, can pick up an application now in Mr. Clark's room 124 or download it from the musical extracurricular page. Applications are due to Mr. Clark by February 24.

Autographed Books by Best Selling Author

New York Times bestselling author and two-time National Book Award Finalist Eliot Schrefer will visit with DW seventh- and eighth-graders on Wednesday, March 18. Copies of Mr. Schrefer's books are available for purchase on the RevTrak Web Store. Mr. Schrefer will autograph all purchased copies during his DW visit. All orders must be submitted before Feb. 26.

Eighth-Grade Health Night

Please join fellow eighth-grade students and their parents at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, Daniel Wright, for an informative health event that will cover relevant topics such as:

  1. Friendships and Romances: Building the Foundation for Healthy Adolescent Relationships
  2. Managing Stress: How to Develop Your Emotional Toolbox for the Transition to High School
  3. What Parents Need to Know to Help Middle Schoolers be Healthy, Happy Students in their High School Community.

Please RSVP to Health Night to inform the PTO that you will attend their sponsored event.

Family Day with the Wolves

Join the Learning Fund Foundation at a Chicago Wolves game on Sunday, Feb. 23 to help support District 103 students and teachers! The Learning Fund Foundation Family Fun Day is held at the Allstate Arena. Please purchase your tickets using the Foundation Family Day link.



Upcoming Events

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Principal Michelle Blackley

Assistant Principal Thomas Herion

Assistant Principal Melody Littlefair