3611 E. 114th ST
Chicago, IL. 60617
School Hours 8:00AM - 3:00PM
Mr. Sergio Ramirez, Principal
Mr. Syed Ahmed, Assistant Principal
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.
FEBRUARY, 2018 ATTENDANCE FELL SHORT OF OUR ATTENDANCE GOAL OF 97%. Our overall attendance rate for FEBRUARY WAS 94.22% Let's do better in MARCH!
CONGRATULATIONS to the following winner of a free-dress down day for meeting February goals:
ROOM 305 - 8TH GRADE - 98.58%
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.
March 16, 2018 - Dress Down Day - $1.00 to benefit attendance incentives
March 16, 2018 - Band Trip to Orchestra Hall/Art Institute
March 19, 2018 - LSC Candidate Forum - 3:30 p.m.
March 20, 2018 - Coffee with the Principal - 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
March 23, 2018 - Dress-Down Day Benefit for 8th grade - $1.00
March 23, 2018 - BAC Meeting - 8:30 a.m.
March 23, 2018 - Open Books - Selected students 5th - 8th
March 26 - 30, 2018 - Spring Break - No School
April 6, 2018 - Dress-down day to benefit 8th grade - $1.00
April 9, 2018 - Viola Project Performance - After School
April 15-16, 2018 - 6th Grade Camping Trip
April 18, 2018 - Report Card Pick-up - No School for students
April 18, 2018 - LSC Election
April 26, 2018 - LSC Meeeting 3:30 p.m. Certify election/principal evaluation
May 11, 2018 - Reading Fair
May 11, 2018 - LSC Meeting - 8:30 a.m.
May 17, 2018 - Sit, Stay, and Read, Free Books, Art and STEM Exhibit
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
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