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Chicago, IL 60614

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Monday - Friday

8:30 AM - 3:45 PM

School News

2015 Pledge Drive CPS budget cuts put Mayer’s Montessori, IB, and language programs at risk. Friends of Mayer filled the gap this past year, helping to fund these critical programs and providing over 10% of Mayer’s $5.2M budget. Which is why, now more than ever, we need YOU to keep Mayer’s unique combination of programs whole. Please consider a donation […]
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It has been a lot of fun creating the Electives on Demand schedule for Second Quarter. We’re introducing an exciting new vendor, Bitspace. They’ll be teaching engineering, design and construction on Mondays in their new class, titled “Bit.” With this course we are now able to offer a STEM class five days a week! I’m happy to announce that Ms. […]
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Club Bulldog teacher Kathy Schroedter leads the Doodle Dogs class. Students can discover their inner cartoonist in an all-ages introduction to comic drawing. They learn basic techniques as a group and have time to develop their own cartoon characters and stories.    
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by Campbell Meszaros 4th Grader Room 210 This year I joined Mayer’s Girls On The Run (GOTR) program. GOTR is a girls club that is fun, you learn to run, and it raises girls’ self esteem. At the end of the GOTR season, we come together and run a 5K race with other GOTR groups. We then celebrate our accomplishment […]
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Our spring garden is still growing beautiful rainbow swiss chard, peppers and edible nasturtiums. And for the first time ever, we have planted a winter crop: baby kale, carrots, beets, radishes and lettuces are just starting to grow. Here’s hoping we get another few weeks of this amazing fall weather before our first big freeze. Mayer parent and Garden Project […]
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“I know it may seem small and insignificant, but it’s not about what it is, it’s about what it can become.” — The Lorax On Tuesday, October 13, Mayer Brownie Girl Scout Troop #20195 and a handful of other Mayer community members, joined with the Trebes Park Advisory Council, Sheffield Neighborhood Association, and Openlands to plant three new trees inside […]
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A Friends of Mayer (FOM) meeting is a great opportunity for YOU to: learn about what is happening within your school community understand more about FOM’s fundraising efforts find the right volunteer opportunity for you meet other invested parents help make Mayer the best possible place for our children   Please join us on Tuesday, November 17 at 6:30 PM […]
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Please join us at the Local School Council (LSC) meeting on Thursday, November 12 at 6:00PM in the school library. The LSC meets to discuss topics that are relevant to the long-term planning and education of our children. Our meetings are open to the public and any school related issues or concerns can be brought to the LSC. If you […]
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Bulldog Heroes is thrilled to invite Mayer families to volunteer with Gardeneers at the Englewood Montessori School’s garden. Families will assist with a variety of tasks, including: weeding, watering, composting and creating an art piece for the garden. And, all ages are welcome! Gardeneers is a non profit organization founded in 2014 by Teach For America alumni. The organization partners […]
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Cubs fan? Mayer Magnet fan? Then good news: it’s a WIN WIN tomorrow night for you! Join Friends of Mayer for our first annual Pledge Drive Kick-off Social on Wed, October 7th at 6:30pm at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que (923 West Weed St.). For those parents who attended our “Meet & Mingle” in the past, please note that this event is replacing […]
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