The Elementary North After School Choir Club gave a cheerful holiday presentation on Tuesday, Dec. 11th. They sang a number of well-known songs such as “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer,” “Chanukah, oh Chanukah” and “We Wish You a Merry Christmas.” The presentation was led by Ms. O’Connor, General Music/Vocal Music Director at Middle School North.
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Elementary North started its first “One School, One Book” reading program last week. This program encourages reading together at home. On Friday, the school held assemblies to announce what book was selected for all students to read. The book is the “Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane.” Fourth-grade teacher Shellie McConnell jumped out of a box […]
Ms. Reynoso gave an Art Adventure presentation to Ms. Lasko’s kindergarten students. She talked about primary colors and how they make secondary colors when they are mixed together. Students got a chance to mix their own colors using red, blue and yellow finger paint. The Hawthorn PTO’s Art Adventure program is an exploration of the […]
Ms. Wolf’s kindergarten class at Elementary North wrote letters to veterans on Monday. Ms. Wolf asked the students what they know about veterans, and why they should be grateful to veterans. Then she gave ideas of what they could write in their letters. The students wrote simple sentences and drew pictures to go with their […]
On Nov. 6, members of the Rotary Club of Mundelein/Vernon Hills presented third-grade students at Elementary North with their own personal dictionaries. The representatives gave a brief presentation about the important role that dictionaries play. The children were excited to receive such thick books. One student said, “This book is going to make me a […]
A procession of ghosts, pirates, princesses, super heroes, witches and other characters marched around Elementary North for the school’s annual Halloween Parade. The students were excited to show off their costumes to all the parents and family members who lined Hawthorn Parkway. With all the colorful costumes, it was clear that the creative spirit was […]
The community is invited to attend the final Referendum Community Information Sessions. One will take place Thursday, Oct. 25, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Aspen Drive Library. The final meeting will take place Friday, Oct. 26, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Vernon Hills Village Hall. The district will share information and answer […]
The Hawthorn School District 73 Board of Education is inviting the public to a series of information meetings on the two referenda questions that will appear on the November 6, 2018 ballot. The dates are as follows: Tuesday, October 9, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Elementary North Gym, 301 Hawthorn Parkway, Vernon Hills, IL Wednesday, October […]
Fireman Tony with the Countryside Fire District talked about safety with three kindergarten classes at Elementary North this morning. He played games with the students as a way to emphasize what was safe to play with and what was not.