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Sunday Evening Phone Message for 4.14.19

  • We still have spots for next year especially in grades 2-5. Families can apply for spots at our school by visiting Please spread the word to your friends, neighbors, and community!
  • This Tuesday April 16th we have a parent group meeting at 6 in the cafeteria. We will also stream the meeting on Facebook live for those who can’t attend. Please join us as we will be taking an important vote about the future of our parent group.
  • ILEARN testing for grades 3-6 will start the week of April 22nd. This week on Thursday the 18th all 3rd-6th graders will complete a practice test. From April 22- April 30th 3rd and 4th grade will begin testing at 9:30 am. From May 1-May 9 5th and 6th grade will begin testing at 9:30 each day. Please be sure your student is on time to school! Attendance and coming to school on time are very important during testing windows!
  • The bulldog bash is quickly approaching. This year we will partner with Butler Lab School #60 in this fundraiser. It is a fun community event where we celebrate the awesome learning taking place in our Lab School Community. The event is Saturday, May 4th from 6-10PM at the Basile Opera Center at 4011 N. Pennsylvania Street. This is a casual, adults only evening! This event is free to attend. We hope to see you there!
  • One of our favorite traditions for the Bulldog Bash Fundraiser is to gather items for a “Class Basket” and offer them in the silent auction. This year we will gather items by grades and contribute to one big Grade/Class Themed Basket. If you wish to donate to your class’s basket, please bring in your donation by FRIDAY, APRIL 19.
  • This year’s themes are:
    • Kindergarten – Water Fun Basket (beach towels, sunscreen, sprinkler, etc.)
    • First Grade – Pet Basket (Stuff for pets, probably geared mostly toward Dogs)
    • Second Grade – Coffee/Tea Basket
    • Third Grade – Car basket (waxes, cleaners, gift card for washes, air fresheners, towels, etc.)
    • Fourth Grade – Picnic Basket
    • Fifth and Sixth Grade – Ice Cream Sundae Basket