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 be available for purchase. The […]
Bulldog Heroes is excited to offer Mayer families FOUR dates to volunteer at the Ronald McDonald House near Lurie Children’s Hospital. Volunteer families will provide, cook and clean-up a dinner or lunch for the residents. Please note, children must be at least 5 years of age to participate. The Ronald McDonald House supports the needs of families whose children are […]
Do you shop at Amazon? Target? Did you know that both retailers make it very easy to give back to Mayer? Sign up for Amazon Smiles and Amazon will donate 0.5% of your purchases to Friends of Mayer. Just go to smile.amazon.com and assign “Friends of Oscar Mayer School” as your charity of choice and remember to always do your shopping from smile.amazon.com.
Do you or someone you know own a small business in the neighborhood surrounding Mayer Magnet? If so, then that business will want to become a Mayer Supporter. Your support of our local neighborhood businesses is the key ingredient to making their business a success. From time to time, you will see information and offers from these local businesses in our […]
Don’t wait until March 11th for the fun to begin, join FOM for a Benefit Kickoff Social (Location: TBD) on Thursday, January 14th at 6:30pm. You can learn more about this fabulous evening, how you can help, preview some auction items or just kick off the new year with a social gathering. Doesn’t matter why you attend, we just hope you will join […]
Dining? Check. Drinks? Check. Dancing? Check. The Oscar Mayer Annual Benefit promises an evening of unforgettable fun! This annual event and auction will be held on Friday, March 11th from 7 pm – 11 pm. We have a new, larger venue and will have exciting auction items. In the meantime, please start thinking about businesses to solicit for donations and auction items. Vacation homes, […]
What makes Mayer Great? The powerful combination of Montessori, IB and Fine Arts programs for our students age 3 through 8th grade Classrooms with an average 15:1 student:teacher ratio school-wide Parent and community support, which raises 10% of the overall $5.2M operating budget, to help Mayer restore positions lost by CPS budget cuts Chrome Books for all 4th-8th grade students Experiential field trips for all students Top-notch sports […]