Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

Special Visitor Stops by AJ Party

School of Dual Language students who belong to the Aprendiendo Jugando (Learning While Playing) program had extra special fun at their after school party on Dec. 17. It started out with pizza and snacks. Then, Santa Claus himself made a special visit, bringing huge bags of toys for each child. There was nothing but big […]

State Representative Visits

Fourth graders in the classes of Ms. Velazquez, Ms. Mejia and Ms. Brandt received quite a treat on Friday. Illinois State Representative Carol Sente stopped by to talk with students. She answered many questions about what her job was like and what motivated/inspired her to become a representative.  She also asked the students a number […]