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Main Phone: 773-534-5535


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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 [...]

Playground Equipment Repairs Completed

Have your kids played at Trebes Park lately? If you haven’t, then you will be excited when you return to school in September to see that all the necessary playground equipment repairs have been made, and the playground looks better than ever for the start of school. All of the equipment has been lowered to the [...]

Pledge Drive Update

At the end of the fiscal year, on June 30, we officially collected $333,575 in pledges.  This represents 58% of students.  Thank you so much for a successful campaign! Don’t forget to complete your company’s matching gift form.  If you want to give stock, please email  Thank you!

Girl Scout Troop for 6th – 8th Grade Girls is Forming

A neighborhood Cadette Girl Scout Troop for 6th – 8th grade girls is forming.  If your daughter is interested, please email Maureen Riordan at

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