109 News

October 11, 2022 - Issue 4

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Farmers Market Fun

Thanks to everyone that stopped by to see us at the Deerfield Farmers Market this past Saturday! We had a lot of fun!

What's Good in 109: Future Business Leaders & Rubiks Masters

We like to share What's Good in 109 in every newsletter, at every board meeting, and on social media as much as possible. Check out some of the latest good things below.


2nd graders at Kipling recently were tasked with opening and running their own businesses, selling goods to their classmates. Watch some of the creative ideas below!


Caruso students have been hard at work on their latest Rubik's Cube creation in the Learning Commons! Check out their Einstein creation below!

What's Good in 109: 2nd Grade Stores Open For Business!
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PPS109 is Back!

We are excited this school year to return to offering in-person parent/guardian networking and educational opportunities for our community in collaboration with PPS109.


PPS109 is a partnership of DPS 109 administrators, teachers and parents/guardians who are dedicated to providing support to families of children with a wide range of needs. Our first event of the ‘22-’23 school year will be An Overview of District 109 Student Services. This event will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 25 at 6 pm at the District Office.


We are also asking for your help! Please click below to help us prioritize the next community event that will be offered during this school year. There is also an option on the form to let us know if you are interested in participating in PPS109 parent/guardian networking opportunities.

National Principals Week Is Next Week!

We are honored to have exceptional building leaders across our district. Please take a moment to show them some appreciation in the upcoming week! Thank you, principals!
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The Month Ahead - Upcoming Dates to Know


  • October 25: Next edition of 109 News
  • October 27: Board of Education Meeting, 7 p.m.