Virtue of the Month: Righteousness

Fruit of the Month: Jicama



  • Monday, January 11, 2010 is the Woodlawn Science Fair.  Science Fair projects will be on display from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. 


  • Monday, January 18, 2010 all Chicago Public Schools will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
  • Wednesday, January 20, 2010 is the 1st-6th grade Spelling Bee.  Students in grades 1-3 will compete at 9:30 a.m. and students in grades 4-6 will compete at 1:00 p.m.   Parents are welcome to attend! 


  • Students who did not have discipline referrals from November 1, 2009 -December 18, 2009 will be eligible to attend a UIC Flames Basketball Game the evening of January 21, 2009.  You will receive further information (regarding parent participation, bus departure times and eligible students) by Monday, January 11, 2009.  We hope that all our students will be eligible to attend!
  • Our Local School Council Meeting will be held on Thursday, January 28, 2010 at 6:00 p.m.  Please plan to attend!
  • Friday, January 29, 2010 is Professional Development Day.  There is no school for students!  Also, this is the end of the second quarter.
  • Please continue to be attentive to your child’s progress as the academic year evolves.  If necessary, schedule a time to meet with your child’s teacher.  If you have not received your parent portal password (Grades 1-6) please come into the office and sign for it.  Through the parent portal program you have access to your child’s grades and attendance.
  • If your child is not in an after school program their day ends at 2:45 p.m.  Please make sure your child is picked up promptly.  There is no one on duty after 3:00 p.m. to supervise your child.  Also, if your child has been tardy more than 10 times this school year you will be receiving a notice during the month of January regarding intervention assessment and transfer information.

If your child does not love himself, he doesn’t love anything else!