Daily Archives: November 11, 2017


Another Suspicious Activity Alert

We are again passing along important information, which comes to us from the Wauconda Community Unit School District 118. Dear District 118 Families, The Island Lake Police Department has notified us of a “suspicious activity” report that was filed earlier today by a concerned parent. The reported suspicious behavior had…


Coat Drive – Thanks!

Many thanks to all the families who donated to our coat drive this year! Thanks as well to Kevin Kane & family and Sarah DuRocher for bringing boxes for the coat drive!


Share & Invite – Upcoming Tour & Observe Event 11/15

Do you have friends, family or neighbors with preschool, kindergarten or grade school children? Please consider visiting our Tour & Observe Facebook event page and sharing it to your timeline or directly inviting those you feel might be interested. Share links to our Tour & Observe RSVP form. Forward the…


Weather-Related School Closings

Though we never like to cancel school, weather-related closings sometimes happen. All emergency school closings will be posted at www.emergencyclosingcenter.com You can also sign up for personalized email notification to have the most up-to-date information on any school closings.  


Whittling & Carving for Grade 5 & Up – Kindermarket 11/18

Have yourself a Merry Whittle Christmas! Pat Ackles of Pat’s Decoys (and Jessica Vealitzek’s step-dad) will join us for our Kindermarket event on November 18th. He will be teaching the older children (grade 5 and up) the basics of carving and whittling, and will lead them through the creation of…