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    Ron Port

    Forrestal Receives a Donation from Enchanted Backpack!

    Forrestal Elementary received a very generous donation from Enchanted Backpack. Enchanted Backpack is a charitable organization serving under-resourced elementary and middle schools in Northern Illinois and Northwest Indiana, and is expanding its support to include Florida.  The donation had a variety of items which included school and office supplies, art supplies, PE supplies, clothes, shoes,…

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    Purple Up Day!

    During the month of April, our schools have celebrating our military students in honor of Month of the Military Child. On April 15th, students and staff wore purple to honor the sacrifices that military children make each day. Purple is the color that symbolizes all branches of the military, a combination of Army green, Marine…

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    Jacob Van Surksum Performs in Omega Psi Phi’s Talent Hunt Competition

    North Chicago High School’s very own Jacob Van Surksum performs his rendition of Sonata #2 by George Frideric Handel. He learned and MEMORIZED all of this music in less than a month for the Omega Psi Phi’s Talent Hunt competition at Lake County College. The competition is adjudicating his performance this coming week and we…

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    Wearing their masks, ready with hand sanitizer and antibacterial wipes,  AJK staff and members from the North Chicago Community Partners welcomed back Cadets for the first time since last March. It was a successful 1st day back and Cadets were excited to see their teachers in person while practicing social distancing.  While some students attended…

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