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Graduation Gown Orders

Posted February 5th, 2016 by lkowalski

Graduation fees were due on Monday.  We are going to extend the deadline to February 12th.

  • Extra graduation fee envelopes are available at Keller’s front office.

Valentine’s Day Dance

Posted February 5th, 2016 by lkowalski

On February 12th, Keller will be hosting an after school dance for students who have consistently arrived to classroom on time through the month of January up until February 10th.  The dance will be held from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Students must have an admittance slip to participate in the dance.  Students will be able to purchase Old Town pizza and a drink.

Half Day

Posted February 5th, 2016 by lkowalski

Wednesday February 10th is a half day.  Students will be released at 10:45.

Talent Show

Posted January 29th, 2016 by lkowalski

February 25th Keller will be hosting our annual Talent Show.  If your child is performing in this event and you would like to attend, please plan on arriving at 12:00 pm. 

Literacy Night

Posted January 29th, 2016 by lkowalski

Keller’s annual “Literacy Night” is on February 17th.  This is a wonderful opportunity for families to come together to learn how to engage your family in a literacy rich world.  This eventful evening will begin at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  Please feel free to bring younger siblings.  Please view the attachment for specific details.  Keller Literacy Night

C-1 Coders Club

Posted January 22nd, 2016 by Mrs. Moore

codersKeller is thrilled to be selected again this year to participate in Capital One’s C-1 Coding Club.
Capital One is offering a 10-week program that will expose our students to technology and foster a focus on software engineering. We are inviting 20 Keller students to join the program. Each week students will work through a lesson that teaches fundamentals of software engineering through hands-on learning.
Software Engineers from Capital One will facilitate the club in a mentor capacity and provide instruction in programming and app development.  No prior programming skills are necessary.
Interested students should pick up a permission slip from their STEM or Science teacher and complete the online application.  Forms and application are due by Monday, February 8th.
The online application can be found at: http://tinyurl.com/KellerCoders

 

5Essentials Survey

Posted January 22nd, 2016 by lkowalski

As a way to continuously improve, District 54 has chosen to provide the optional 5Essentials parent survey.

  • The parent survey is only 26 questions and the state estimates you can complete it in 10 minutes. The survey is available in English and Spanish.
  • If you have more than one child at a school, you should complete only one survey for that school. In addition, only one parent or guardian per household may participate in the survey.
  • Parents with children enrolled in multiple schools may take the survey for each school. Schools are listed alphabetically by their full names (for example Jane Addams would be listed under J, not A for Addams).

To complete the parent survey,

PTA Special Lunch

Posted January 22nd, 2016 by lkowalski

Special Lunch Reminder:

The 3rd trimester order form is due by Friday, February 5, 2016.

Click here for the cover sheet

Click here for the order form

Conferences

Posted January 8th, 2016 by lkowalski

Student Goal-Setting Conferences are coming up on January 14th and 15th.  During the student goal-setting conferences, your son/daughter will share his/her winter MAP scores, reading goal, mathematics goal, and 2nd trimester mid-term grades.  Following the fifteen minute student-led conference, all teachers will be available to conduct individual conferences related to your student’s progress in a specific subject area.  This opportunity to touch base with your student’s teachers will also include the option to confer with their core teachers and encore/elective teachers in their designated locations.  If you have not signed up for student led conferences at this time, please call our office at 847-357-6500.  Confirmation letters and reminders were sent home this week.

Girls Volleyball and Wrestling

Posted December 18th, 2015 by lkowalski

Girls volleyball tryouts will be Mon Jan 4th.  You must have a valid physical on file by January 4th in order to try out.  Your physical must be valid until March.  No exceptions will be made.  Any questions talk to Mrs. Sorenson or Mrs. Gora

Wrestling practice begins Mon Jan 4th.  You must have a valid physical on file by January 4th in order to try out.  Your physical must be valid until March.  No exceptions will be made.  Any questions talk to Mr. Leiva or Mr. Zdrahel.