June 22, 2022
This solidarity fund is in no way affiliated with Peirce or CPS. This is an effort put forth by community members for our school community. Solidarity work is rooted in the knowledge that we, as community members, should be working together to support each other while we dismantle institutions and systems of oppression. https://my.cheddarup.com/c/peirce-solidarity-fund-fondo-de-solidaridad-peirce
Move-A-Thon 2022 Thank you!
Dear Peirce Community,
Thank you for all of the enthusiasm, positive energy, and joy you brought to the 2022 Move-a-Thon! It was an incredible day celebrating Peirce Elementary and our community. Thank you to all who helped make this possible as participants, volunteers, donors, and supporters! We also thank all of the staff as well as the Peirce administration for the help planning and facilitating Move-a-Thon, especially Ms. Lebovitz and Principal Zaimi! Together, we raised over $40,000 to help fund arts partnerships at every grade level!
Before school let out, your child should have brought home a special keepsake booklet from Move-a-Thon.
We want to thank our generous sponsors for the event:
State Representative Kelly Cassidy
dreamtown Diana Soldo Massaro
Brian Moon with The Moon Group
Midwest Care and Management
Sarah England-Ortega Baird & Warner
Schneider Think, LLC
We also thank our in-kind supporters, including photographers Pat Radoszewski as well as Danielle Aquiline with Danielle Aquiline Photography. The printing of the beautiful Move-a-Thon book was donated by Kevin Michalski, UPS owner, and a Peirce grandparent. All fruit was donated by Edgewater Produce. Many prizes were donated from businesses such as Forever Yogurt, Altitude Chicago, Play Toys and Books, Alley Cat Comics, and Starbucks.
You can see more Move-a-Thon photos and download or order prints on their websites.
Danielle Aquiline bit.ly/Move2022_PhotosA Password: Peirce2022
Pat Radoszewski adobe.ly/3aQJu3B
We have set up an online photo-sharing gallery for the Move-a-thon from the day of the event.
you can view the photos here tacb.io/fNh3od7ZiwOg
If you took photos with your phone at Move-a-thon please text them to (443) 412-8493 and they will be added to the gallery instantly.
We would love your feedback on the event. Please fill out this quick anonymous survey so we can make sure next year's event is a success!
Go Peirce Panthers, and keep on MOVING!
Friends of Peirce & the 2022 Move-a-Thon Team
School Supplies 2022-2023
Support Peirce and order your school supplies through Yubbler!
All School Supply Lists for SY22-23 can be found on the Peirce Website.
Want a quick and easy way to shop for school supplies AND raise funds for Peirce?
Supply lists for every grade level are available at Yubbler.com. Yubbler is a Chicago Area company and will donate 50% of the profits back to the school.
· One click ordering makes back-to-school shopping simple!
· All lists are teacher approved
· Customize orders to buy only what you need
· Quality, name-brand products
· Low prices and next-day shipping to your home
· The school gets half the profits!
Coupons are valid for 30 days only starting June 10th. Get a coupon code here:
Free Peirce Led Summer Program Sign Up
Peirce Summer Program Enrollment Form
*Still accepting enrollment*
Peirce is offering a free summer program for students entering 1st through 8th grades. Please email Lynn Carro at email@example.com if you are interested in having your child participate in the program.
Dates: July 6th - 29th
Hours: 8:30am - 1:30pm
Drop Off & Pick Up: Door #4 at Playground
Meals: Students will be offered breakfast and lunch for free, students may bring their own meals from home if preferred.
Water: Please send your child with a water bottle
Students will participate in a rotation of classes with a focus on Academics, Arts, Sports/Movement and Community Building
CirquesExperience Summer Camp
SY23 Before/After Care Sign Up
Enrolling Now for Next School Year!
The form below is to only be filled out if your child will be entering Peirce School for the first time. Kndg.-7th grade parents that already have their child(ren) attending Peirce do not need to re-register. Someone from the main office will be contacting you via email with enrollment forms.
New Family Playdates
If your child will be transferring schools...
Peirce is a Summer Lunchstop
Peirce has been selected as a LunchStop Site for Summer 2022. Through the LunchStop program, Peirce school will be one of many sites to offer meals at outdoor school locations throughout the summer. The LunchStop summer meal program provides free, healthy meals across Chicago to all children between 1 and 18 years old.
The summer LunchStop schedule is Monday-Friday, 10am-12pm from June 27th-August 12th.
Additional information about Lunchstop will be available at the following URLs (websites are not currently live):
Opportunities for Parents
August 18th - Back to School Festival & New Family Orientation from 3:00 - 5:00pm
August 22nd - First Day of School