Students Can Help Others During this Difficult Time with a KIDS Grant from the D181 Foundation

During these difficult times, many of us are encouraging our children to look outward and think about how they can help others. When a student has an idea, KIDS grants from the District 181 Foundation can help. Any District 181 student can apply for a $150 grant anytime during the year. Funds will be …

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5th Grade: CHMS PTO Registration is Open!

The PTO is a wonderful way to connect with new families at CHMS. Please register by May 4th so you can order your 2020-21 School Kit!

We also have a variety of committees needing volunteers, please take a look at our Sign Up Genius.

We’re looking forward to a great year next year! Jenny …

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Prospect Prides

  • The 2019-2020 Yearbook was sent to print and we couldn’t have done it without the hard work of TRACI MILLER, ANNE PRASSE and their amazing committee; KERRY MCLAURIN, MELISSA SCHAEFER, DANIELLE WHEELER, KATIE ALLANSON, KRYSTEN THOMAS, MAURA KELLY, MEGAN BERGIN, JOSEE MARTENS, JILL LIVINGSTON, SAM LINDENMEYER, KELLY KIRCHHEIMER, LORI COLLINS, THERESA PASSINO and CHERYL …

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School Supply Kits – Order now!

Pencils, markers and erasers…Oh my!  It’s school supply kit ordering time.  You are welcome to shop on your own for all your child’s school needs (lists provided below in our newsletter), but we also offer the option of ordering your supplies from The Write Stuff.  TWS is populated by grade with what your child needs …

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School Supply Lists for 2020-2021 School Year

If you prefer to shop for your student’s school supplies on your own, school supply lists for Fall 2020 are now available:

Hot Lunch: Refund or Donation Choice

Due to school closure, families are entitled to a $20 refund for Hot Lunches paid for and not received for the months of March, April, and May.  The PTO Executive Board is offering families the option to donate their refund to our sister school, William Penn Elementary, in Chicago.  Chicago has been hit especially hard …

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The Parent List: Mental Health Providers for Children

Mental health providers are conducting teletherapy sessions for teens and children

A recent poll of mental health providers currently included on The Parent List (a Hinsdale Central PTO parent resource), indicates that most have switched over to teletherapy (phone and/or video sessions) to treat their patients during the current pandemic.

The outbreak of coronavirus disease …

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