School News

Walk a Cop to School

Students and staff from AJK Academy, Alexander Elementary, Neal Math and Science Academy and North Chicago High School met before school to walk with a cop to school.  As part of…

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Fire Prevention Week!

This week, we had the North Chicago Fire Department talked to the children about fire prevention/safety. Did you know… Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire, the…

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PBIS KICK-OFF

We’ve had an amazing start of the 2018-2019 school year! Our first big event was the PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports) Kick-off! We began with an explanation of our…

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Alexander Students Play at People’s Choice

Maritza Arias Martinez from Mr. Tomayo’s class holds a Rocky’s Pizza Party Certificate that her class won! Congratulations!!!! The students of Alexander Elementary had a great time at People’s Choice. Students…

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Alexander Elementary Turkey Trot

Alexander Elementary hosted its 2nd Annual Turkey Trot in November! Students and staff along with members of the community and the North Chicago Fire and Police Departments participated in a 0.6…

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Joffrey Ballet keeps Students on their Toes

On Thursday, November 2nd teaching artist, Michael, from the Joffrey Ballet visited Alexander School to lead a workshop with the 3rd grade students. Michael explained briefly what the Joffrey Ballet…

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Kiwanis Foundation Donates Backpacks

On August 15th parents and students visited Alexander Elementary School for their annual “meet and greet.” While there, students in kindergarten were treated to a new backpack filled with books. The backpacks…

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Students enjoyed Lunch with a Book at North Elementary

On Tuesday, June 6th, students enjoyed Lunch with a Book. In collaboration with Organic Life‘s, Erica Arlinsky and District 187’s Purchasing/Meal Coordinator, Susan Oglesby, students had the opportunity eat their lunch while reading a variety…

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