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    Ron Port

    NCCHS Faculty and Students Bowl in their Spare Time

    On Friday, February 2nd,  North Chicago Community High School hosted its 9th annual Faculty Versus Students Bowling Event. The girl’s varsity bowling team took-on the staff in a friendly challenge in preparation for the IHSA Regional Bowling Tournament. At the event, seniors Jackie Salazar, Cesiah Flores, and Daziyr Tyler were honored with pins that were…

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    Hour of Code

    On Thursday December 7, 2017 Forrestal Elementary school welcomed Doug O’Reilly. Doug is the IT Application Director from Uline. He has over 20 years of computer experience. The second and third graders at Forrestal are venturing into coding and have started this year with the Hour of Code which kicked off this week. Mr. O’Reilly…

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    D187 OFF THE CHARTS

    D187 OFF THE CHART The North Chicago School District 187 Gurnee Mills art project is underway! Lead by art teachers Julie Port (Forrestal) and Stacy Thomas (AJK), student’s work represents holiday themes from Veteran’s Day to the joys of winter. The amazing works of art include: “My Favorite Cup Design” (for warm foods and drinks…

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    Tobias the Therapy Dog Visits Alexander

    Tobias is a 2 year old Golden Retriever therapy dog. His job is to travel around the United States and give support to students, adults and families. Tobias went to Alexander Elementary School and ‘read’ to some of their classrooms. Tobias will be visiting Alexander once a month to read to students and classrooms. DSC_0003JPG…

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    Alexander Elementary Turkey Trot

    Alexander Elementary hosted its 2nd Annual Turkey Trot in November! Students and staff along with members of the community and the North Chicago Fire and Police Departments participated in a 0.6 mile walk/run around the school to promote health and fitness! It was a beautiful day… cloudy and 48° and NO RAIN! Thank you North Chicago Community…

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    North Chicago Student Featured in Lake County News-Sun

    North Chicago Community High School student Oliver Barrera volunteered to serve on a statewide student advisory council. The director of North Chicago’s Schuler Scholars program, Stephanie Oettinger, chose Oliver after being asked to find a North Chicago student to serve on the Illinois State Board of Education’s Student Advisory Council. Click here to read the full…

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