THURSDAY, May 30, 2013
3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
GURRIE MIDDLE SCHOOL
LIBRARY LEARNING CENTER
1001 S. SPRING AVENUE
LA GRANGE, IL 60525
The purpose of this meeting is to discuss how these students will receive services during the 2013-2014 school year. For additional information, call Ms. Deborah Tyrrell, Director of Student Services, 708-482-2700.
1. Structured CONNECT Learning program – Families that prefer to have a Teacher Coach work with their child over the summer to support maintenance of skills in math and reading can select this option. Upon selecting this option, a District 105 certified staff member will be paired up with your child to practice reading and mathematics over the summer. The CONNECT Coach and your child will meet face-to-face a minimum of seven (7) times. Occasional connections via e-mail, phone, or post will occur over the summer as well.
2. Flexible CONNECT Learning program – Families that prefer to parent/student-guide learning over the summer can select this option. Upon selecting this option, families will receive a Common Core aligned workbook and additional support activities. There will be NO Teacher Coach associated with this option.
3. Independent CONNECT Learning program – Families that prefer to parent/student-guide the learning over the summer can select this option. Upon selecting this option, families will use their own resources along with the Summer Learning For All website. There will be no workbook provided for this option. Furthermore, there will be NO coach associated with this option.
Online enrollment is now closed for 2013 Summer CONNECT Learning Program. If you are still interested in enrolling in the program, please contact Kathryn Heeke at the district office (708) 482-2700.
If your child receives a free or reduced lunch at school, you may qualify for a reduced price on basic internet access from Comcast at the low rate of $9.95 per month including free installation, free internet training and an optional low cost computer at $149.99 plus tax.
For more information on Comcast's offer, click HERE or call 1-855-846-8376.
See below for a Comcast video on the importance of internet access for your student.
Acceso al Internet por medio de Comcast por solo $ 9.95 al mes
Si su hijo recibe almuerzo gratis o precio reducido en la escuela, usted puede calificar para un precio reducido en el acceso básico de Internet de Comcast, por solo $ 9.95 por mes, incluyendo instalación gratis, entrenamiento del internet gratis y una computadora opcional por solo $ 149.99 más impuestos.
Para obtener más información en español sobre la oferta de Comcast haga clic AQUÍ o llame al 1-855-765-6995.
Vea abajo para un video de Comcast sobre la importancia del acceso a Internet para sus estudiantes.
Parents can view student attendance records, lunch balances and at Gurrie, student grades.
If you have not created a logon account, contact your student's school office to obtain the activation information.
Parents can also access the same information via a PowerSchool Parent Portal App optimized for the iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch. Click HERE for more information.
Based on 2011-12 ISAT results, Seventh Avenue Elementary School and Spring Avenue Elementary School received the Illinois "Academic Excellence Award".
More information on the awards and the selection criteria can be found HERE.
The official language used for the content of the District website is English. To help address our diversity, readers of our website can use the "Google Translate" tool below to translate the website content to many of the above languages. The tool generates a computerized translation. The translation should not be considered exact and in some cases may include incorrect language. While not a perfect translation, it should assist many non-English website readers.
Click on the TRANSLATE button at the upper left of the web page to initiate a translation.