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Parent/Teacher Conferences

The teachers are preparing to meet with families and share their observations of your child's development, and about their classroom curriculum.  You should have received a sign up link via email last week.
Thursday, March 16th:  NO SCHOOL for the Green, Rainbow, Red and Yellow Rooms.
Friday, March 17th:  NO SCHOOL for Blue & Kindergarten.
*Both evening and daytime conferences are offered, and child care is provided, if needed.

Last Call for Spirit Wear!

The awesome SLC Merch store closes on Monday, March 13th!  Don't miss out on the opportunity to show your school pride by making a purchase. There are hoodies, bags, t-shirts, and more!  Every item comes in various colors and sizes. Shop at the button below!

SLC's Spirit Week: March 27-31
Monday:  Pajama/Sports/College Day
Tuesday:  SLC Spirit Wear/Room Color Day
Wednesday:  SLC Unity; all school Project Day
Thursday: Dance Party/Dress Up Day
Friday: Community Service Day (Blue & Kindergarten)
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Community Happenings

The Evanston Early Childhood Council's Mission is to promote high quality services in early childhood education, share resources, disseminate best practices, support families and children and advocate for equity, inclusion, access and the highest quality care for all of the children in Evanston and our surrounding community.
Check out this recent article about the Fun Fair at Robert Crown, their website and calendar of upcoming events.

Pre-K Families

If you haven't registered for Kindergarten, it's not too late!  
For SLC Kindergarten, please visit our website or contact Katie Kelly to request a visit to the Kindergarten class.
For District 65, everything you need to know can be found here, including information about upcoming Open Houses in March and April.

We need WINE!

The upcoming Benefit (Saturday, April 15th) will once again include the Annual Wine Pull. Buy a ticket, pull a number, and win a bottle of wine!

The SLC Parent Committee is looking for donations of wine. Raid your in-laws wine cellar! Bring us the bottles you won't drink! Purchase a bottle that is on sale and donate it!  We welcome all wine as long as it meets the minimum value of $25.00/bottle.  *Bottles can be dropped off at SLC any time.

Staff Spotlight

Meet Isabelle Nieves! Isabelle has been part of the SLC family since 2001! Over the years she has worn many hats and taught in many of our classrooms (she is currently a Red Room 3s teacher). Isabelle loves the connections she makes with the children and their families. She loves teaching, creating and setting up the classroom with a creative curriculum that is fun and engaging. When Isabelle is not at SLC she enjoys traveling, gardening, reading, baking and long walks with friends.
Fun Fact: Isabelle is SLC's Spanish enrichment teacher and enjoys teaching the children Spanish through play, songs, stories and many interactive activities.

Evanston Firefighter Visit

Evanston Firefighter, Mick Morel visited with the Kindergarten, Blue and Rainbow Room classes today! He showed us his uniform, helmet, mask and oxygen tank so the kids know not to be scared of firefighters in case of an emergency. Mick is dad to Mila in the Rainbow Room AND he's an SLC alum!

Calendar Reminders

March 15: Evening Conferences for Green, Rainbow, Red, Yellow (6-8pm)
March 16: Daytime Conferences for Green, Rainbow, Red, Yellow (No School for these classes)
March 16: Evening Conferences for Blue and Kindergarten (6-8pm)
March 17: Daytime Conferences for Blue and Kindergarten (No School for these classes)
March 20-24: Teacher Appreciation Week
March 27: Noon Dismissal (No Lunch/After Care)
March 27-31: Spirit Week
April 3-7: School Closed for Spring Break
In Partnership,
Chrissy C., Katie, Kiki and Chrissy P.

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