5th Grade End of the Year Party

5th Grade Families: Join us for a 5th Grade End of Year Party at Go Ape Adventure Park!

When: Wednesday June 9th, right after the clap-out until 4pm

Where: Go Ape Adventure Park and the adjacent Bemis Woods Park Pavilion in Western Springs, drop off at Pavilion 6. MAP

What: Kids will complete the Go Ape ropes …

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5th Grade Video – Breakfast

The 5th grade teachers will serve a breakfast of donuts and apple juice to the students while they view the fifth grade video on the morning of 6/9 during school hours. They will be viewing the video in the gym/MPR where all the desks are six feet apart.  See the ingredient list.

5th Grade- Picnic

On Tuesday June 8th, there will be a “Picnic in Paradise” lunch for the 5th grade students. Tropical attire encouraged!  Lunch will include one piece of pizza, cookies and apples from Home Run Inn.  See Allergen Information. Each 5th grader will need to bring their own water with them since no beverages …

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Author visit for 3rd and 4th grades

Third graders and fourth graders will have one more author visit this week Tuesday with author Renee Watson! She has two middle grade books, Ways to Make Sunshine and Ways to Grow Love. If your child would like to order an autographed copy of either of these books, please place your order on this site by Friday, …

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Message from D181: Surveillance Testing

We hope to add more students and staff to the Surveillance Testing program and encourage those who signed up to complete the testing. The more students and staff who sign up the more effective it is as a safety measure. It is free, easy and quick to both sign-up and participate. Thank you to …

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Seeking Parent/Citizen Applicants to Serve on Board of Education Committees

The District 181 Board of Education is seeking parent and community representatives to join its Finance and Facilities Committee or Academic Success Committees (ASC). The Finance and Facilities Committee provides input on major revenues, expenses, investment practices, and policies related to the management of District finances.   The Academic Success Committee (ASC) is designed to …

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Prospect Pride

  • Thank you to One World Night chairs, Sheetal Rao and Bruna Burgener, for organizing the last cooking class of the series. The kids learned how to make mole burritos.
  • Thank you to Mrs. Swanson  and Book Fair chairs,  Bridget DeMartino, Becky Koziel, Emily Podboy and Sarah Rose for setting up the Spring Virtual Book …

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Events of the Week

Sunday, May 16th– Virtual Spring Book fair begins

Sunday, May 16th– Deadline to pay PTO dues for 2021-22

Thursday, May 20th– Virtual Cooking Class, Mexico; 6pm

Friday, May 21st – Crossing Guard Appreciation Day

Sunday, May 23rd– Virtual Spring Book fair ends

Note from the Principal

Please visit Mrs. Cummings’ weekly SMORE.

Lost and Found Items

Have you been missing a sweatshirt since shutdown? Recognize anything in these  PHOTOS? Visit the lost and found table outside the main entrance next week before and after school (weather permitting).  All remaining items will be donated to charity after Friday.