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    North Chicago Community Unit School District 187

    Fun with Books Program Supports ELL Students at Forrestal

    In the fall, Christ Church member and longtime NCCP volunteer, Robin Geitner, launched the Fun with Books program, alongside NCCP, to provide select English Language Learner (ELL) students the opportunity to work on literacy development through oral reading and hands-on art projects. Since the program’s beginnings, it has expanded to serve all ELL students at…

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    Lake Forest College Volunteers Support in NCCP Programs

    As one of North Chicago Community Partners (NCCP)’s longstanding partners, Lake Forest College (LFC) engages in CUSD 187 in a number of ways. In addition to Forester Day, their annual, NCCP- facilitated, campus-wide day of service in CUSD 187, LFC volunteers support in NCCP programs, projects and events throughout the year.  Check out some photos…

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    North Kindergarten Celebrates Dr. King

    Under the guidance of teacher Stacy Thomas and the advisory of art teacher Adam Reh, Thomas’ kindergarten students conducted a week long study of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Common Core and Illinois Social Science skills included reading comprehension, high frequency vocabulary (color words) writing with recall and opinion, and recognition of feelings and perspectives of others. As a culminating project,…

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    Health and Wellness Open House

    North Chicago Community Partners (NCCP) hosted its annual spring Health and Wellness Open Houses, April 21-30, 2015 at A.J. Katzenmaier, Forrestal, North and Howard A. Yeager Elementary Schools and Neal Math & Science Academy. The events were made possible through funding provided by the AbbVie Foundation and North Chicago Community Partners. Several local health-related agencies…

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    Forester Day of Service

    Saturday, April 11, 2015 marked the fourth annual, Forrester Day of Service; a staple tradition in the longstanding partnership between North Chicago Community Partners (NCCP) and Lake Forest College (LFC). Each year, The Gates Center for Leadership and Personal Growth at LFC mobilizes as many students as possible, in one collective day of service to…

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