The Chicago Public Schools’ Battle of the Books program encourages ongoing reading, teamwork and partnership throughout the course of a year. School teams compete against each other in a multi-round tournament, answering gameshow-style questions about the books they’ve read. Sign-ups will be at the start of the next school year, but if your child is interested in participating and would […]
You can register your 3rd or 4th grade daughter for Girls on the Run at www.gotrchicago.org (you will see a link to click in the left column of their page). You will note two teams are listed for Oscar Mayer (one for Tuesday/Thursday which will be coached by Jen Jones and Mary McAnally and one for Wednesday/Friday which will be […]
I am so excited to be returning to Oscar Mayer for another exciting year of recess and after school with Right At School! We have brought back many of your favorite classes and added some great new ones this quarter. – If you enjoyed the St. Patrick’s Day dance presentation at Mayer, please check out our Tuesday Irish dancing class […]
Bravo to the Oscar Mayer students who planted our gardens this past spring! Most classes started seeds and transplanted their seedlings into our raised beds on the blacktop and as you can tell by the photos, the southern exposure and lots of rain helped to produce some amazing vegetables! Purple and green runner beans, zucchini’s the size of your head, […]
Celebrate the season with Friends of Mayer (FOM) for a Fall Fest after school on Friday, September 25th. Meet on the blacktop to learn about all of the exciting, collaborative things we have in store for the 2015-2016 school year. Looking to volunteer? We’ll help you find a great spot! Wondering how to become more involved in FOM – all […]
Please visit Principal Konieczny’s new blog site at http://mayermagnet.org/principals-blog. Her new blog will keep you informed about what’s happening inside the walls of Oscar Mayer. Be sure to bookmark her site for future posts.