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3 months ago, SD163 Updates
We're Hiring
Hello SD 163 Families! Please flyer for more details!
3 months ago, SD163 Updates
Lets glow day party
Hello, this is a reminder from School District 163 that Tuesday, February 20th, is an early dismissal day. Students will be served lunch and dismissed at 12:30 p.m. Pre-Kindergarten will be dismissed at 10:45 a.m. All bus riders will depart at 12:30 p.m. There will be no afternoon Pre-Kindergarten classes or X-STEAM.
3 months ago, SD163 Updates
Early Dismissal- Feb 20th
Hello, SD 163 Families! This is a reminder there is no school on Monday, February 19th, in observance to Presidents' Day. School will resume Tuesday, February 20th, which is a 12:30 early release day.
3 months ago, SD163 Updates
Presidents' Day
Congratulations to Alex Evbie, our District Spelling Bee winner! Great job to all participants!
4 months ago, Ms. Valente
Spelling Bee Participants
Spelling Bee Winner
Mrs. Cooney and District 163 have their first ever drone team competing today at Michelle Obama in the District 227 competition! Go Patriots!
4 months ago, Ms. Valente
drone competition
drone competition
drone competition
drone competition
drone competition
Mrs. Mele's 3rd grade students are working collaboratively to code their Dash and Dot robots in STEAM!
4 months ago, Ms. Valente
Programming Bots
Programming Bots
Dash Bots
Mrs. Nave's first grade class at Mohawk created their own graphs with candy today!
4 months ago, Ms. Valente
completed candy heart graph
gummy bar graph
finished bar graph
bar graph
bar graph done
making bar graphs
Happy Black History Month!
4 months ago, SD163 Updates
bhm
Kindergarten and first grade students engage in reading and math practice during the K/1 After School Program. Learning is FUN in SD163!
4 months ago, Dr. Erika Johnson
word detective!
word detective!
number puzzles!!!
Hello, this is a reminder from School District 163 that Tuesday, February 6th, is an early dismissal day. Students will be served lunch and dismissed at 12:30 p.m. Pre-Kindergarten will be dismissed at 10:45 a.m. All bus riders will depart at 12:30 p.m. There will be no afternoon Pre-Kindergarten classes or X-STEAM.
4 months ago, SD163 Updates
Early Dismissal- February 6th
Hello SD 163 Community. Here are our district wide Black History Programs for this year! Hope to see you there!
4 months ago, SD163 Updates
black hostory programs 2024
Hello SD 163 Families. Parent/ Teacher conferences will be held February 6th from 1 :00 PM- 4:00 PM. Please contact your child's teach to for a conference appointment!
4 months ago, SD163 Updates
4th graders at Barack Obama created edible compost today with Mr. Hawkins!
4 months ago, Ms. Valente
Compost in hand
Finished compost
Finished compost
It was math BINGO night at Blackhawk X-STEAM! Children came to the bingo "hall" and competed for great math prizes!
4 months ago, Ms. Valente
Bingo!
Boys waiting for bingo
Kids ready for bingo
Girls getting ready for bingo
Playing bingo
Playing bingo
Congratulations to all Barack Obama students that participated in Friday's spelling bee! Special congratulations to our top 3 finishers: 3rd place - Onyinye Ezeokoli, 2nd place - Torrie Wilson and 1st place Kyra Simmons!
4 months ago, Ms. Valente
Barack Spelling Bee Top 3
Congratulations to all Michelle Obama students that participated in today's spelling bee! Special congratulations to our top 3 finishers: 3rd place - Wisdom Wilson 2nd place - Imani Brown 1st place - Ebubechukwu Ezeokoli
4 months ago, Ms. Valente
Top 3 spelling bee finishers
Hello SD 163 Community. Please see the flyer for our Student Showcase and BOE Meeting on Monday, January 22nd.
4 months ago, SD163 Updates
BOE Meeting 01/22/2024
January Showcase
Hello SD163 Families, this message comes to inform you that in-person learning will resume on Wednesday, January 17th. All students (K-8) should return to school with their Chromebooks, iPads, and chargers. We appreciate your cooperation over the past few days, as the safety and well-being of our students are our top priorities. Thank you for your continued support.
4 months ago, Dion Wiley
Hello District 163 families. Due to the extreme weather conditions forecasted for Tuesday, January 16th, with an expected wind chill reaching nearly 30 degrees below zero, we have implemented an at-home E-Learning Day for students. Stay safe and warm!
4 months ago, Dion Wiley
Closed due to weather