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Belden & Racine is Blocked

Katie B. Konieczny, Principal and Bilquis A. Thomas, Assistant Principal November 24, 2015 Good afternoon, Due to construction work being done by the city, the street is blocked at Belden and Racine and there are huge construction vehicles parked on Clifton. You will be able to access Clifton from Fullerton. We will follow our regular moving sidewalk routine. However, […]

Water Main Replacement on Clifton

Katie B. Konieczny, Principal and Bilquis A. Thomas, Assistant Principal November 23, 2015 Good Evening Mayer – I am sure that many of you may have noticed the no parking signs posted after school today.  I have been in contact with the construction team that will be replacing the water main down Clifton Street.  Tomorrow some very preliminary work […]

Parent Education Night on December 1, 2015

Please join us for an evening of Parent Education Meet with Principal Boraz of Lincoln Park High School Tuesday, December 1, 2015 6:30 pm Oscar Mayer School Library   Are you concerned about high school options for you child no matter what their age? Are you aware of some of the exciting and amazing things […]

Mayer takes over Barnes & Noble at Webster Place! 

Wear your blue and white to the 8th annual Barnes & Noble Book Fair on Sunday, December 13th from 10am-9pm. Mayer will receive up to 25% of the sales price on all purchases made (with the exception of gift cards). Proceeds from the fair are used to purchase new classroom materials, and our teachers’ “wish list” books will […]

What’s Happening at Conferences!

Stop by the FOM table TODAY at your Parent-Teacher conference to make your pledge or donation to this year’s Pledge Drive. We will have iPads on site, as well as the forms so you can Pledge Now, Pay Later. And as always, volunteers will be available to answer your questions about the how you can support your […]

Fleece Needed for Blanket Project

Student Council would like to invite you to participate in the 2015 Oscar Mayer Blanket Project.  This year the Blanket Project will benefit the Chicago chapter of Project Linus, Be Alright Shelter for Women and Children and Animal Care and Control. We are asking for donations of 1.5 yards of fleece. The Blanket Project will take place on Wednesday, […]

Basketball Coaches Needed

Mayer Magnet School needs Basketball Coaches for two of its teams. The 5th/6th Grade Boys Basketball Team and the 7th/8th Grade Girls Basketball Team need coaches for the 2015-16 season. Coaching Requirements are: 1. Availability to Mentor Students; 2. Ability to conduct practices and coach students during games; 3. Fundamental Knowledge of Basketball Skills, Strategies and Rules. If […]

Piano Sale!

Click on the attached PDF for Principal Konieczny’s announcement.

LPHS Coming to Mayer!

Please join Principal Boraz, current LPHS parents and students, and members of the #1 school1community initiative on Tuesday, December 1 at 6:30 pm at Mayer. This evening will include a brief presentation about the incredible IB program at LPHS as well as information on the #1school1community initiative, a break out session for parents to ask their questions […]

This Veteran’s Day Bulldog Heroes is giving YOU a chance to give back!

Bulldog Heroes is excited to offer our next opportunity for Mayer families to volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Children’s Hospital. Volunteer families will provide, cook and clean-up a dinner for the residents. Please note, children must be at least 5 years of age to participate. When: Sunday, December 6 – 5:00pm – 8:00pm Where:  211 East Grand AvenueSign Up:  (for those of you that have […]

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