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Parent Education Seminar: Dr. Camille Farrington

On Thursday, March 26th at 6:30PM, featured speaker Camille Farrington, Research Associate at the University of Chicago’s Urban Education Institute. Dr. Farrington will present on the UEI’s groundbreaking work on the importance of non-cognitive factors in school and life success. Child care will be provided. Please stay tuned for further details.

A Note from Principal Konieczny: Medical Compliance

Dear Mayer Parents: Please take a moment to ensure that you have submitted your required medical/physical forms for your child. All completed documentation should be submitted on October 1, 2014. Please click the link below for details on who is required to submit this information, and specifically what immunizations are required.  Thank you, Katie [...]

Bulldog Heroes Food Collection Drive – Week of October 6

Everyone can be a Bulldog Hero next week during the Second Annual Mayer Food Drive to benefit the Greater Chicago Food Depository! Most needed items are: beans, canned fruit and vegetables, cereal, chili, jelly, macaroni and cheese, pasta and pasta sauce, rice, soups, stew, tuna and shelf-stable milk. (Everything must be non-perishable.) Please do not [...]

Buy Your School Supplies From OfficeZilla and Have Them Shipped Directly to the School

This year we are once again working with our Give-Back Partner OfficeZilla to simplify your school supply purchases.  You can buy all of your child’s supplies on the OfficeZilla website and have them delivered directly to the school.  No hassle for you and the teachers will get your child’s supplies before school starts! How to [...]

Mayer Picnic Dinner on the Beach

Get to know new Mayer families and stay in touch with those you already know by joining an informal picnic dinner on the beach.  Weather permitting, we will meet at Montrose Beach at 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 21. We will meet on top of the grassy hill overlooking the beach.  There is a large [...]

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