Board of Education Update|
The Board approved a contract with Studio GC to provide architectural services to Orland School District 135 to accommodate the full-day kindergartner program within each primary building not to exceed 7.75% of the cost of construction.
The complete Space Utilization report can be found here: Link
The Board awarded Positive Connections Bus Co. the Regular Ed Transportation Contract and Sunrise Southwest, LLC the Special Ed Transportation Contract.
The Technology Department has started making plans to collect the iPads and Mac Book Airs for summer storage. A letter will be sent home in April advising parents of the procedures.
Next B.O.E. Meeting will be held Monday, April 13, at 7pm at Administration Center.
**Coming soon information on Summer Camps - Art, Music, Sports and Dance**
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Sandburg High School - Eaglettes Pom Pom Tryouts
American Music Institute - Summer Music Camps
Orland Park Pioneers - Flag Football
Starting March 9th grades 3-8 will begin PARCC testing. (PARCC replaced the ISAT test). Testing begins March 9th and continues until April 3. The PARCC testing requires headphones, please be sure your child brings his or her headphones to school on test days. For more information on PARCC visit the PARCC website at http://parcc.pearson.com/practice-tests/.
District 135 Celebrates National Youth Art Month|
In honor of National Youth Art Month 2015, the Art Educators of District 135 are hosting a Visual Arts Show. Selected pieces of artwork will showcase the many talents of students in grades 1 through 8.
A reception honoring all student artists will be held on Tuesday March 10th, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at the Orland Park Public Library. The artwork will be on display from March 4 through March 30, 2015.
Upcoming Important Dates:|
March 30 - Colonial Days - 2nd Grade Park School
March 31- 6th Grade Orchestra Festival - Century Junior High @7pm
April 1- 6th - 8th Grade Choral Festival - Century Junior High @7pm
April 3 - April 12 - NO SCHOOL - SPRING BREAK
April 13 - B.O.E. Meeting - Administration Center @7pm
April 15 - High Point 5th Grade Spring Band Concert - High Point @7pm
June 9 - Currently the Last Day of School
Please view the web site calendar for a full listing of events.