Reavis Review #11

November 16, 2015

Report Card Pick - UP

Report Card Pick Up will take place on Wednesday, November 18, 2015. Parents will be in the building for Report Card Pick-Up from 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. and from 3:45 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. Please plan to arrive in time to be ready to receive parents promptly at 12:00 p.m. If possible please schedule appointments with your students' parents prior to Report Card Pick Up.

In preparation for Report Card Pick Up please have student work displayed and available to share with the parents in support of the grades students have earned.

Football Team Jersey or T-Shirt Day

Friday, Nov. 20th, 8:45am-3:45pm

834 East 50th Street

Chicago, IL

Please wear a jersey or t-shirt in support of your favorite football team along with your favorite pair of jeans.

Lesson Plan Submission

Lesson planning is a mandatory piece of your professional responsibility. Every teacher in the building is required to submit lesson plans weekly as identified in the Faculty Handbook. Please make sure your lesson plans are submitted by 8:00 a.m. on Monday mornings. Lesson plans should be submitted in the 2015-2016 Lesson Plan Folder under the current date. For example this week's lesson plans should be in the folder titles November 16. Lesson plans should not be submitted to Ms, Cobbs via email.

Winter Assembly

The Winter Assembly will take place on December 18, 2015, at 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. The following people signed up to participate in the assembly:

Idemudia, Syed, Patel, Boyd, Allen, Greene.

If you would like to participate and you did not initially sign up, please email me.

Open Transfer Period

The CPS Open Transfer Period has begun. Teachers can transfer without the signature of the principal from November 21, 2015 - January 6, 2016.

Grade Entry

Make sure you are entering 3 grades per week per subject area int o Gradebook. You must enter 1 classwork grade, 1 homework grade, and 1 quiz grade. Also, make sure your Gradebook is reflective of the grading standards for each grade band:


Classwork - 55%

Homework - 5%

Quizzes and Tests: 40%


Classwork - 50%

Homework - 5%

Assessments - 45%


Classwork - 40%

Homework - 5%

Assessments - 55%

Running Out of Space to Hang Anchor Charts......

Use a pants hanger to hang anchor charts from your window shades..... See Picture below.
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Reavis Union Representative

Mrs. Nicole Terry is the Union Delegate for Reavis Elementary. She is located in room 214. Thank you Mrs, Terry for taking on this important role.

Holiday Party

Ms.Kim and Mrs. Bonds will lead the work of finding a venue for our holiday parts. Thank you ladies for taking this on.

Upcoming Dates....

November 18, 2015 - Report Card Pick Up

November 19, 2015 - Rooms 112, 110, 105, 202 may come to school out of uniform and will spend 30 minutes in the blue room.

November 20, 2015 - Football Jersey/T-shirt Friday

November 20, 2015 - Teacher Team Meetings

November 24 - 27, 2015 - Thanksgiving Break