3611 E. 114th ST
Chicago, IL. 60617
School Hours 8:00AM - 3:00PM
Mr. Sergio Ramirez, Principal
Mr. Syed Ahmed, Assistant Principal
New for 2017- 2018 - register online for PreSchool. Go to apply.chicagoearlylearning.org, or click link below.
You may also contact Mrs. Minard at 535-5574 or
Mrs. Webb at 535-5033.
KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION 2017-2018 - Child must turn 5 years old before September 1, 2017. Must bring original birth certificate, emergency information, medical information, transfer from previous school (if any) and proofs of address; such as utility bills, drivers license, medical cards, tax forms, etc. All medical forms and shots must be updated and turned in before or on the first day of school.
Shout-out to students who made the 1st Quarter Perfect Attendance List.
SCHOOL ATTENDANCE GOAL IS 97% FOR DECEMBER -
LET'S MAKE IT HAPPEN!
STUDENTS ENTERED INTO PERFECT ATTENDANCE RAFFLE
FOR DECEMBER WILL HAVE A CHANCE TO WIN CHROMEBOOKS!
NOVEMBER 30, 2017 - FREE DRESS-DOWN DAY 98%
December 4, 2017 - FREE DRESS-DOWN DAY 98%
CONGRATULATIONS to the following winners of a free-dress down day for meeting November goals:
1st - 214 - 98.40% 2nd - 301 - 98.16% 3rd - 303 & 305 - 97.65%
Met goal of over 97%: 204, 212, 210, and 308.
December 4 - 10 - Hour of Code Week - All Grades
December 7, 2017 - Young Authors Workshop in Library - 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
December 7, 2017 - STEM/Science Fair
December 8, 2017 - Author Visit with 3rd Grade
December 8, 2017 - 8th Grade Field Trip to Whitney Young HS
December 11, 2017 - 6th/7th Field Trip to AMC
December 12, 2017 - 5th/8th Field Trip to AMC
December 18-20, 2017 - Beta Candy Cane Sale - Cost $1.00
December 18 - 22, 2017 - Holiday Spirit Week
December 19, 2017 - School Assembly 1:30 p.m. - Grades 1, 5, and 8
December 20, 2017 - School Assembly 9:00 and 1:30 - Grades 1, 5, and 8
December 22, 2017 - 30th Annual Sing-a-long! 8:30 a.m. - K, 5, 8
9:30 a.m. - 1, 4, 7 2:00 p.m. - 2, 3, 6
December 23, 2017 - January 7, 2018 - Winter Break
January 8, 2018 - Students return to school
January 8, 2018 - Progress Reports Sent Home
January 25, 2018 - Poetry Event - 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Grades 6,7, and 8
February 22, 2018 - Young Authors Awards
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IMPORTANT - School fee will be $50.00 per student for 2017-2018 with a $100.00 cap for families with 3 or more children.
GWES SCHOOL MISSION:
George Washington Elementary School fosters a love for learning through joyful experiences and high quality instruction that allows students to be respectful global leaders.
La Escuela George Washington fomenta el amor por el aprendizaje a través de experiencias de aprendizaje placenteras e instrucción de alta calidad que permite a los estudiantes ser respetuosos líderes globales .
Click on link for Health Resources for GWES parents and students. washington_g_health_resources_07.05.16.pdf
SUPPORTING OUR SCHOOL
Here are some easy ways in which everyone can help to support our school:
Click the below link to take action in supporting
equitable state school funding.