Life on the Prairie
January 17, 2023
1/19 and 1/20 . . . MAP testing
2/17 . . . Institute Day . . . NO SCHOOL
2/20 . . . Presidents' Day . . . NO SCHOOL
Click here to see all of the activities going on at Prairie.
News You Can Use
Welcome Detective Recinos!
Robotics Club Announcement
Any student interested in joining should reach out to Ms. Schmidts at email@example.com.
Snowflake Parent Video
For all parents, even if your student did not attend Snowflake!
Welcome to the second semester. Our Snowflake speakers, M&P, prepared a video with some tips on "Stepping Up and Building Confidence in your Kid". The video also includes some details of what our students who attended Snowflake in November learned.
Planning has already begun for the Fall 2023 Snowflake.
English Drop-In and Math Drop-In
Last Call for 8th Grade T-shirts
The 6th Grade Combined Social at Station is January 27th
The 6th grade combined dance (Glow Up) between Prairie and Station is Friday, January 27th, 7pm – 9pm at Station. The cost is $10 per student and will be a fun night of dance, treats and more.
Details on how to register your student, donate food and drinks and volunteer to chaperone the night of the event can be found below.
Click here to register your student for the dance.
Click here to donate food or drinks for the dance via Amazon. Your purchase will be
made via Amazon and sent directly to Station, avoiding your need to drop off donations.
Click here to sign up to volunteer the night of the dance.
Questions? Please contact Lisa Witek at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Late Winter Sports Information
8th Grade High School Transition Information
1/26 . . . 8th grade field trip to the high school during the school day.
Frequently Asked Questions about the transition process.
Notes From Our Counselors
We recognize this time of year may be challenging for some people for a variety of reasons. If you are in need of support, help is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Suicide and Crisis Lifeline, call 988: https://988lifeline.org
Call: 844-4-SAFEIL (723345)
Text: SAFE2 (72332)
Sarah Lloyd- 6th grade counselor: 847-756-2523 email@example.com
Jenny Godinez- 7th grade counselor 847-756-2522 firstname.lastname@example.org
Melissa Kehoe- 8th grade counselor 847-756-2526 email@example.com
Monica Santiago- Bilingual counselor 847-756-2630 firstname.lastname@example.org
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