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    Thanks to our D187 Military Families!

    As we honor those who serve through military service and celebrate Veterans’ Day, it is a great opportunity to celebrate the military students and families who bring so much to our district. With Naval Station Great Lakes here in North Chicago, District 187 has the privilege of working with the families of sailors stationed there…

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    October 2019 – Principal Appreciation Month

    It’s National Principals’ Month –  Celebrate D187’s Great Principals! October is National Principals’ Month and I can think of no better principals to celebrate than the six amazing people leading D187’s schools: Nicole Johnson, Green Bay Early Childhood Center Ana Fuhrer, Alexander Elementary School Inez Mitchell, Forrestal Elementary School Michael Grenda, A.J. Katzenmaier Academy Wayne…

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    NMSA Family Festival

    Neal Math and Science Academy is soaring to new heights to recognize and celebrate the uniqueness and beauty of our students. On October 9th, the NMSA community celebrated our first Family Festival, with a special spotlight on Hispanic Heritage Month. The first NMSA Family Festival showcased the culmination of Hispanic Heritage Month with dance, songs, artwork,…

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    Neal VIP Room

    NMSA is proud to reveal their student VIP room. Students with positive behavior in class are nominated to visit the VIP room each week. Special thanks to our student support team for putting this together!

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    FIRE PREVENTION WEEK!

    This week, the North Chicago Fire Department talked to the cadets, at AJ Katzenmaier Academy, about fire prevention/safety. Did you know… Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire, the tragic 1871 fire that left 100,000 homeless, destroyed more than 17,400 structures and burned more than 2,000 acres. The fire began on October 8,…

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    Open House at the Academy

    On Thursday, September 19th, AJ Katzenmaier Academy and the North Chicago Community Partners hosted its annual open house/carnival. After a short visit with teachers in their classrooms, students and parents were treated to activities including: carnival games, face painting, a picture booth, a jumpy house and dinner. Academy teachers, staff and members of the North…

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