News from District 153
An e-newsletter for our community: Feb. 16, 2022
Willow School Celebrates the 100th (102nd?) Day of School
Valentine's Day Treats for Seniors
All 55 residents of Hazel Crest's Charter Senior Living will be getting a goodie bag filled with candy, lip balm and socks for Valentine's Day from James Hart School. The school's Interact Club has been collecting donations from students and staff.
Tickets for the Little Mermaid Go on Sale Feb. 17!
The scenery is being painted. The students are in rehearsals. Tickets go on sale soon!
Don't miss this musical trip "under the sea" presented by James Hart School and District 153! Coming to the James Hart Gym stage on February 24th & 25th.
Sharing the Valentine's Love
The glue sticks, scissors, and crayons were getting a workout at Willow and Churchill Schools during classroom Valentine's Day celebrations. Crafts made. Games played. Valentine's cards passed out to classmates. Great day!
Maybe You Know Someone?
We need your help to find a superhero school nurse for Willow School next school year! Apply here.
Attention District 153 Parents/Guardians:
Have you taken the 5Essentials Parent Survey yet? Please take a couple of minutes to register your opinions!
District Raises Substitute Teacher Pay
District 153 along with school districts nationwide are experiencing a critical shortage of substitute teachers. The Board of Education has increased pay for subs in District 153 to $125/day. Come work with us! More information here.