Fundraiser pickup: Fund raiser is arriving tomorrow morning provided no inclement weather. Please plan to pick up your fundraising items on Tues., Nov. 12 between 12:00-5:00 or Wed., Nov. 13 between 8:30-3:30. Small orders sent home w students. Refrigerated items will spoil.
Family Thanksgiving Lunch is Thurs., Nov. 21. We have to check in all visitors and parents. We will have a master list if you've ever scanned your DL. If you have not, please come Mon-Wed morning to pre-scan your DL to be on the pre-approved list. Thank you.
In case of inclement weather, K-2 students have AMI Day 1 packets to complete and 3-5 students will complete work on Google classroom. Watch news for cancellation.
PCSSD schools held grand re-openings on Tuesday to change the name of our school Media Centers to Library Learning Centers. Check out all the cool pictures of the new looks: http://ow.ly/jMbY50x3awq
Oakbrooke Family Thanksgiving Lunch Thursday, November 21 PreK 10:30 K 11:00 1st 11:30 2nd 12:00 3rd 12:30 4th 1:00 5th 1:30
REMINDER: Schools are closed Wednesday - Friday for teacher and leadership professional development. See you Monday, Nov. 4!
Oakbrooke Fun Run rescheduled on Mon., Oct. 28; students may wear athletic clothes again
Don't forget that students get a little fall break NEXT week. Schools are closed Wednesday (Oct. 30) - Friday (Nov. 1) for districtwide professional development. You can find all district events on the website: https://www.pcssd.org/o/pcssd/events
Reminder--No school next Wed.-Fri.; October 30, October 31, November 1 for teacher Prof. Development
Fall Festival Oakbrooke presale tickets are on sale now for 4 for a $1. They will be picked up Friday night at the carnival from 6-8 pm. Tickets will be 3 for $1 if purchased at the door.
Wed.- wear uniforms for school pictures; Thurs.- wear jeans and Red Ribbon tshirt given today; Fri.- wear athletic clothes; Fri. night - wear costumes for Fall Festival
Fun Run T shirt order forms and payment are due TOMORROW! Please get your order forms and payment turned in by tomorrow, Friday Oct 18 by the end of the school day. Thank you! -- Sue Ball Oakbrooke Elementary Physical Education K-5
Oakbrooke Family Night tonight Oct. 17 Thursday at Museum of Discovery; 6-8 pm; Free for Oakbrooke Families
**ATTENTION** Phones are down at several PCSSD schools and admin offices. Our IT department is working with Windstream to resolve the issue. You track the outage here: https://downdetector.com/status/windstream/map/
Clean Up Saturday, October 19: Please volunteer this Saturday morning at 9 am in dragging downed tree limbs across the street for city pick up. Bedwell Tree Service is going to trim trees earlier; 2 free dress passes for those that help; must have parent attend with student
WOW! Michele Phillips from Michele Phillips Realty and Company donated $1500 for our Oakbrooke PBIS Incentives. THANK YOU for supporting our school in the community!
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. The National Bullying Prevention Center provides a "Kids Against Bullying" pledge encouraging kids to speak up against bullying, support those being bullied & to be a friend when they see bullying. http://ow.ly/snaM50wEVmm
Oakbrooke Fun Run- October 25; begins 8:30 a.m. grades 3-5 Run; Grades K-2 cheer on side; all wear athletic wear; begins at Rec. Center
NLR Tacos 4 Life PBIS Fundraiser- October 21 from 5-9 pm - 20% of funds donated to Oakbrooke for PBIS incentives and trips- tell them you're part of the group
The calendar can now be found in EVENTS. Important district-wide dates will be posted on the PCSSD website. School-specific dates will be posted on their respective school websites. You can view the "At-A-Glance" calendar here: https://5il.co/amrb
WatchDOGS Dads Needed to Sign Up-Reminder: Dads remember to sign up WatchDOG day at Oakbrooke this semester. If you do not have a schedule sticker please call the office or email our watchDOG coordinator Mrs. Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org..we will get you on the schedule!
Oakbrooke Flu Clinic-Tuesday, 10/8/19 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. We cannot restrain. If you would like to be present for your child’s shot, you must be present at 9:00 a.m. when the flu clinic begins. Paperwork must be completed and submitted before Friday Oct 4, 2019.
"Start with Hello" Week is this week to encourage students to befriend students who may experience loneliness or no friends. Students will be learning about ways to reach out and help throughout the week and can wear team wear on Friday to celebrate inclusivity.
PTO Fundraiser is over tomorrow. Please return all envelopes, order forms, and money tomorrow to office. Thank you for supporting Oakbrooke!