Covington Connection

August 24th, 2021

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Classroom Spotlight - Mrs. Estand - Grade 4

Students in Mrs. Estand's class spent some time organizing the classroom library. They get to choose the categories and sneak peek all the books. Hope this leads to lots of reading in Room 5!

Covey Outdoor Movie

I hope that you can join us this Friday, August 27th, for an evening movie showing. The movie that will be shown is Onward and with arrival at 7:30 P.M. and the movie beginning at 8:00 P.M. The cost is $10 per family which includes popcorn. Click on the link below for more information on this event!

Covington Open School Open House

Tuesday, Aug. 31st, 6-7:30pm

9130 South 52nd Avenue

Oak Lawn, IL

Join us this evening for our Covington Open House! This is a wonderful opportunity for our families to see the school and to connect with our wonderful staff. Classroom teachers will have presentations for the upcoming year and all staff will be on hand to provide information on how we work to provide the best educational experience for our students.

Parking During Pick-Up/Drop-Off

As we enter our first full week of classes, I need to share some reminders on expectations during Pick-Up and Drop-Off. These reminders are specifically in regards to parking during these times.


  • Double parking on 52nd Avenue (or any street around Covington) is never allowed
  • Parking or stopping on the school-side of the street on 52nd Avenue is never allowed
  • There are designated crossing areas on 52nd Avenue and should use them when crossing the street

These expectations are to ensure the safety of our students and families and are expectations of Covington Elementary School and Oak Lawn.

Covington PTO Meeting

Wednesday, Sep. 1st, 6pm

9130 South 52nd Avenue

Oak Lawn, IL

Join us for our first PTO Meeting of the 2021-2022 academic year. The PTO is a wonderful organization that does so much for our students and school community. Come learn about some of these events and opportunities to join and be a part of the team.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

District 123 MTSS Information

School District 123 defines Multi-Tiered Systems of Supports (MTSS) as a framework consisting of academic, social-emotional, and behavioral supports. All D123 students’ developmental needs are met through high quality, research-based instruction and interventions tailored to his or her unique learning style. In addition to tailoring instruction to unique learning styles, School District 123 strives to implement the MTSS Framework in a culturally responsive and systemically consistent manner.

You can access more information about our MTSS program by clicking on the link below (Spanish and Arabic versions are also available below)