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  • Read-a-Thon a Success!

    The Glen Oaks annual Read-a-thon was held on Friday, February 17, 2017 and it was a huge success! An official tally of funds raised and student winners will be posted on our website soon and also published in the April newsletter. We want to thank the following local businesses for generously donating amazing prizes for our student raffle! The next time you visit these businesses be sure to thank them for supporting our school! Barnes and Noble - Orland Park Fasano’s Pizza - Justice Haunted Trails – Burbank Jimmy John’s - Hickory Hills Macho Taco - Justice Zacarelli’s Pizza – Hickory Hills Thank you so much and Happy Reading! Mrs. Canning, Mrs. Rotsch and Ms. Pulgar

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  • Order a 2016-17 Glen Oaks Yearbook!

    Easily purchase your Glen Oaks School from anywhere! Ordering your yearbook is easy. Just visit www.treering.com/101413405568201. The cost is $15 per yearbook. Orders are due by April 5, 2017.

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  • NPD 117 Spelling Bee WInners

    The North Palos District 117 Spelling Bee was held January 20, 2017 at Oak Ridge. After 19 rounds and over 150 words including the entire 8th grade word list, these were the standings: Jesse T. 3B – 9th place; Zoe N. 5D – 8th place; and Yosef M. 5F - 3rd place. Congratulations!

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  • Sorrick Seeking Lunchroom/Playground Monitor

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  • Glen Oaks Teachers Win Marquette Bank's Adopt-a-Classroom Award

    Congratulations to Reading Specialist Andrea Hogan and 5th Grade Teacher Debbie Johnson, on being chosen to receive Marquette Bank's Adopt-a-Classroom. Glen Oaks teachers entered the raffle for a chance to win a $200 gift card at the start of the school year. Hogan and Johnson were recently informed they had been chosen and received a gift card for the purchase of any education related item.

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  • Fourth Grade Teacher Kristen Mirus Recognized as a "Star"

    Congratulations to Mrs. Mirus, Glen Oaks 4th Grade Teacher, who has been recognized as Star of NPD117! Mrs. Mirrus was nominated by co-worker Andrea Hogan. Mrs. Hogan nominated Mrs. Mirus due to her dedication and hard work. Mrs. Hogan stated, "She takes every initiative to get to know her students' strengths in order to build on them and is an advocate for their needs. She works tirelessly to learn new and innovative strategies so that her students are well prepared to be life-long learners. She is also willing to share her knowledge with others. This past quarter, Mrs. Mirus took the huge responsibility of having a student-teacher in her room. She was able to mentor and guide her student teacher and I am confident that Mrs. Oketo benefited greatly from her knowledge and skills."

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Principal's Message

Please Welcome Mrs. Pollard!
The Glen Oaks Panthers are pleased to welcome Mrs. Pollard, who will be the principal of Glen Oaks School beginning January 4, 2016.  Mrs. Pollard comes to Glen Oaks with a wealth of experience as a junior high math and science teacher, as an intermediate English language arts teacher, an assistant principal, a math and science team leader, and nine years as an elementary school principal.  We are confident she will fit Ms. Grimm’s shoes very comfortably.  Ms. Grimm will no longer be our principal, but her presence will be felt every day.  Please see the January newsletter for Mrs. Pollard’s photo.

 

 
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