Conrady Parent Update

October 30, 2020

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Turn Clocks Back and Change Batteries

Take advantage of Daylight savings time and do two tasks. Turn your clocks back November 1, and check and change the batteries in your smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors.


Read more about this message from the Consumer Products Safety Commission.

Parent Connections Newsletter


Click here for this week's Parent Connections newsletter
from Shurook Abdeljaber, the English Learning Parent Liaison.



Click here for last weeks.

Halloween 2020 at Conrady Junior High Slideshow

Attention 7th and 8th Grade Parents - Sports Physicals

If and when after school sports resume 7th and 8th grade students will need to have a sports physical on file in the health office. Sports physicals from last year are only good for 395 days. Come January 2021 any sports physical currently on file has expired or will expire soon.

Any 6th grade physical done after May1 2020 will cover sports physical this school year. If 6th grade physical is prior to May1st 2020 it will expire before the end of the 2020-2021 school year.

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Attention Eighth Grade Students and Families

The first transition even for Stagg high School Class of 2025 will be held Saturday, November 7.

Details below:


Questions about this event for future chargers? Call 708-974-7424.

2020 National Junior Honors Society Ceremony

Teachers Dr. Peggy Draguesku, Adam Winchell, Betty Pekau and Caroline Sweiss hosted the 2020 NJHS ceremony for the current 8th graders on Saturday, October 24 at Conrady Junior High School. Each student had a ten-minute time slot and came with their parents/guardians to be recognized. They received a certificate and pin, and had the opportunity to take pictures with a festive black and gold backdrop.

Conrady Spirit Wear Available Now

Order your Conrady Spirit Wear Now

  • Deadline is November 15th so don't delay.
  • Ordering in available Online Only
  • Pick up in Store

Click Conrady Spiritwear to order today!


Deadline has passed for Submitting Health forms

6th grade students who have not submitted a school physical with an immunization record are now required to learn remotely until the form has been completed and submitted to the Health Office.


All forms can be found on the District website, and dropped off at the office, or sent to school with the student and given to their teacher.

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6th Grade Science Students Study Surface Tension

Students in school and at home had the opportunity to complete the Milk Lab. The lab demonstrates how a surfactant (dish soap) can break up the surface tension In milk. Nicholas Kita demonstrates the lab.

2020 First Amendments Freedoms Art & Essay Contest Deadline Extended!

This annual event is open to students in grades 6-12. It is an art & essay contest where participants could win up to $5000 scholarships. In previous years, Conrady has had six scholarship winners and several honorable mentions. Their works have been published and they attend a formal dinner presentation! More information about the contest can be found here.


There's still time for your submission.
The deadline has been extended to December 31, 2020.

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Curbside Meal Pick-Up


Now serving 3 meals each of breakfast and lunch on mondays and Wednesdays


What: Three Breakfast and Three lunch meals-to-go
When: Mondays and Wednesdays from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Where: Conrady Junior High Entrance #8

Cost: Free through December 31!


Click here for more details about the curbsite pick-up.

See this district webpage about the extension of the free meal program.

Two Weeks at a Glance


  • Sunday, November 1
    Daylight Savings - turn clocks back 1 hour.
  • Monday November 2
    Black Day
  • Tuesday, November 3
    No School - Election Day!
  • Wednesday, November 4
    Team Day - Gray Day
    All Students Remote - Synchronous AM/Asynchronous PM
  • Thursday, November 5
    Gold Day
  • Friday, November 6
    Black Day
  • Monday, November 9
    Gold Day
  • Tuesday, November 10
    Black Day
  • Wednesday, November 11
    No School - Veterans Day
  • Thursday, November 12
    Gold Day
  • Friday, November 13
    Black Day

H. H. Conrady Junior High School

Ms. Adrienne Pavek, Principal

Mrs. Dorita McCabe, Assistant Principal

Mr. Jed Ramsey, Dean of Students