New federal guidelines require schools to receive consent from families that are interested in receiving non-emergency robo calls, this begins on December 1st. If you are interested in still receiving these non-emergency robo calls, the attached forms must be returned to the school.
School Messaging Consent Form - English, Spanish
48th Ward International Unity Day is a day to celebrate and share the many cultures and backgrounds in our community.
- Live music and dance performances all day
- Food samples from local restaurants
- Activities and crafts
- Community mosaic art project
- International Fashion Showcase
Attendees are encouraged to wear traditional clothing from their home country and walk in our International Fashion Showcase, which begins at 1:30pm.
Saturday, November 18, 11am - 2pm
Broadway Armory, 5917 N. Broadway
A number of 48th students will participate in the event. It's going to be a wonderful day, Visit the Facebook event page for more information.
48th Ward International Unity Day - flyer
The book fair hours this year will be as follows:
We will need most of our volunteers on Monday the 13th and Wednesday the 15th. Mr. Richie would like to meet with available volunteers on Friday, 11/10 at 4 pm in the library to review using the cash register.
Contact Mr. Richie for more information about volunteering for the book fair.
The annual Senn High School Student Council community pasta dinner will be held on Novemeber 16th.
This yearly event is a great way to bring the community, staff and students together for a great cause. Attendees will get to view student art work, watch student performances and hear about all things Senn. The night is then topped off with a great pasta dinner. All proceeds are for the student scholarship fund for undocumented students.
Meal includes salad, pasta / meatball, garlic bread, dessert and beverage. Vegetarian option are available.
The show starts at 5:45 p.m. Pasta dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. Enter Door 4
Tickets are now on sale in the Senn main office. Tickets will also be available at the event
$15 – 13 years old and older
$5 – 12 years old and under.
Senn Student Council Pasta Dinner Fundraiser - flyer
Make a purchase next week at Building Blocks Toy Store and mention Peirce Elementary and they'll donate 15 percent of your purchase back to Friends of Peirce! More information available here: http://buildingblockstoys.com/playitforwardholiday
What a giving way to begin your holiday shopping!
Building Blocks Promotion - flyer
Friends of Peirce
Attention Peirce parents!
Are you concerned about school funding?
Ready to help?
Friends of Peirce is looking for you!
FOP works with the school administration, community businesses, and parent and teacher volunteers to raise money for Peirce Elementary. Donations help to fund everything from furniture to extra curricular arts to science materials to field trips.
We have an open seat on the board to fill the remainder of a two-year term.
If you are interested in being considered for this seat, please send a statement of interest to Erik Schnitger, FOP Board member, at email@example.com by November 6, 2017.
Board elections will take place at the November board meeting on November 14th at 6:30pm.
The location for this meeting has not yet been determined but it is likely this meeting will be at Hopleaf. Interested candidates should plan to attend the board meeting to present their statement of interest.
Chinese Mutual Aid Association (CMAA) offers free ESL classes for adults at Senn High School. The class runs on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 5:30 to 8:00 pm.
Call Anthony Escamilla at Senn: 773-534-2365 Call Karen Parrillo at CMAA: 773-784-2900 ext. 120
Chinese Mutual Aid Association Free ESL Classes - flyer
Attendees will have the opportunity to visit a classroom of their child’s grade level to observe math instruction in action.
We hope to see you on Friday!
Friday, November 10
Sponsored by the PAC & BAC
K-5 Math Workshop flyer
Join the JR PSO and Harvest for Hope collect non-perishable foods, household and personal care items. November 6-30, 2017.
Canned Food Drive Flyer in English and Spanish