Students providing presentations

Students Give Presentations on Character Development

Groups of students in Ms. Govostis’ third grade class at the School of Dual Language gave presentations on character development in fiction writing. They presented colorful collages depicting scenes from the book “I Survived the Great Chicago Fire” and discussed how the characters in the book developed over time.

5Essentials Survey logo

5Essentials Parent Survey

Attention Hawthorn District 73 parents/guardians: We want your feedback! Please take a few minutes to complete the 5 Essentials Survey. Your feedback is invaluable and let’s us know what we are doing well and where we can grow. Thank you for participating.

Atención padres / tutores del Distrito 73 de Hawthorn: ¡Queremos sus comentarios! Tómese unos minutos para completar la encuesta 5 Essentials. Sus comentarios son invaluables y nos permiten saber qué estamos haciendo bien y dónde podemos crecer. Gracias por participar.

Students in Thanksgiving program

Thanksgiving Program is a Hit

Kindergarten and first grade students at the School of Dual Language put on quite a wonderful Thanksgiving program on Friday. They sang, danced and recited poetry. What a display of talent.

Coco film photo

Enjoy a Night of Culture with “Coco” in Spanish, Dec. 13

The School of Dual Language is offering a special cultural night on Friday, Dec. 13 at 6:30 p.m. The school will feature the movie “Coco” in Spanish. Bring a blanket and wear your favorite pajamas. For more information, please review the flyer in English or Spanish.

Feed the Hungry

Bring a Can to Conferences for Project Change Food Drive

“Meet a teacher, bring a can. Then you’ll be a helping hand!” We will have boxes available for donations of non-perishable food items in support of our Project Change Food Drive.

Feed the Hungry

Sharing Hands Project Change Food Drive

Escuela de Lenguaje Dual Colecta de Alimentos

November 12th – December 3rd. Sharing Hands Food Pantry in Vernon Hills

12 noviembre- 3 diciembre Sharing Hands Despensa de Alimentos en Vernon Hills

Help local families and other people in our area

State Representative Didech with students

State Representative Visits School of Dual Language

Illinois State Representative Daniel Didech visited fourth grade students at the School of Dual Language as part of a social studies unit. Students learned a lot about his job and about the branches of the U.S. government.

Lost and Found Items

Lost Items Looking for Their Homes

Our lost and found is overflowing with jackets, hats, gloves, water bottles and so much more. Stop in and take a look for anything you may be missing. 

Be sure to take a look during conferences also. All items not claimed by winter break are donated to a local shelter.

Lost and Found Items