#d168excels - Wishing you and your family a Happy and Safe July 4th Celebration! CCSD168 will be observing Independence Day on Monday, July 6, 2020. Please note: Our offices will be closed on Monday, July 6, 2020. Students will not be attending classes on Monday. Our offices will reopen on Tuesday, July 7th and student will be attending summer remote classes.
#d168excels - Teachers and Staff, Your input is very important to us. Please take a few moments to complete this return to work survey. Please respond by Friday, July 10, 2020. Thank you. https://forms.gle/M81ZyGGTCZoK...
#d168excels - Parents and Guardians your opinion matters. Please complete the short Parent Remote Learning Survey Today! Click https://forms.gle/rLPPsf4YxW1DRsLr7
#d168excels - Important Message from Dr. Donna S. Leak Regarding an Update on Phase 4 Reopening click https://5il.co/hps5
#d168execls - Important Correspondence from Dr. Donna S. Leak regarding Phase 4-Reopening Guidelines click https://5il.co/hh1v
Virtual School Board Meeting Registration -- Join CCSD168 Virtual School Board Meeting scheduled for Monday, June 22, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. Please Register Today at https://forms.gle/B7QWyd7iAJ3Z2uxm6
#d168excels - Virtual School Board Meeting Registration - Please register today at https://forms.gle/oCAQQhDqj1U7SPQT8 Please fill out the form in its entirety in order to view the school board meeting on Monday, June 15, 2020, conducted using ZOOM. An email address is required in order to receive the meeting connection instructions.
#d168excels - Letter from Dr. Donna S. Leak, Superintendent regarding racism protest. Click https://5il.co/gyhf
#d168excels - Celebrating 2020 Retirees! Congratulations Mrs. Mailhiot and Mrs. Stone for Your Service and Dedication. Click the link https://youtu.be/eQQxGrCT3Ro
#d168excels - Congratulations Wagoner Kindergarten Class of 2020! Watch the graduation at https://5il.co/gqio
#d168excel - Watch Superintendent Dr. Donna S. Leak End of the Year Address at https://youtu.be/WsKLd0SVe9U
#d168excels - Community Consolidated Schools District 168 will continue meal service for all students 18 years and under and will be distributed at ALL CCSD168 schools, Candlelight Village, and current bus distribution locations. Meals will be served Monday, June 1st thru Friday, June 5th, 2020. We will also have meal service during Summer School days- starting June 8th thru July 17th (Monday – Thursday). There will be no meals served on Fridays, and no meals served on Monday, July 6th in observance of the holiday.
#d168excel - Watch Dr. Donna S. Leak Congratulate the Class of 2020 on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/ccsd168/videos/2892646867470900/?epa=SEARCH_BOX
#d168excel - Virtual Special School Board Meeting Registration. Please Register today at https://forms.gle/mX14Dtm82PXrPcW87 Fill out the form in its entirety to view the meeting Thursday, May 28th via Zoom. An email address is required to receive the connection instructions.
#d168excels - Congratulations Class of 2020! Rickover Graduates We Want to Share How You Celebrated Your Graduation Weekend. Share Your Photos With Us at Class2020@d168.org
#d168excels - Letter from Dr. Donna S. Leak, Superintendent regarding grading matrix click https://5il.co/g4f7 to read the entire letter.
#d168excels Nutrition Nuggets Newsletter is available online. Click https://5il.co/g3x6 for May 2020 edition.
#d168excels Virtual School Board Meeting (Monday, May 18, 2020). Register at https://forms.gle/1g6DbTrdStf2Wvbf9 Fill out the entire form in order to view the school board meeting conducted using zoom. An email address is required to receive meeting connection instructions.
d168excels Watch Dr. Donna S. Leak, Virtual Parent Chat video on FACEBOOK! Discussion topics include: Board Meeting Registration, Virtual Graduation, Summer School, and more! Visit CCSD168 on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ccsd168/videos/1453779281476470/
Watch Dr. Donna S. Leak Live Community Chat Video Click the https://www.facebook.com/ccsd168/videos/258617625288974/ Dr. Leak will be live on on FACEBOOK TODAY at 5:00 p.m.
Summer School is now the Virtual Discover Zone. Dates for Summer School are: Monday, June 8-Thursday, July 16. Weekly sessions are Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m - 12 pm. Sign up using the registration form found in our Explore menu > Parents and Students > Summer School. #d168excels
CCSD168 School Building Closures - Virtual Graduation for Rickover Junior High School https://chicagocrusader.com/school-building-closures-virtual-graduation/
Join Dr. Donna S. Leak Community Chat Live on Facebook May 12, 2020 CLICK HTTPS://WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/CCSD168/
CCSD168 continues with our tradition of celebrating Cinco de Mayo - just virtually. Our staff has created a video to commemorate the meaning of Cinco de Mayo and the rich traditions of Mexican Heritage. Click https://youtu.be/hA2AMAON0ws Cinco De Mayo Commemoration 2020
Pandemic EBT (SNAP) Applications Are Available for families who do not currently receive SNAP benefits, but do have children who receive NSLP Free or reduced meals click to apply: https://abe.illinois.gov/abe/access/
Dr. Donna S. Leak Answers Questions Regarding Summer School, Graduation, and more! Click https://www.facebook.com/watch/live/?v=2634973650077048&ref=watch_permalink
Nurse Lisa from Strassburg Elementary has made a YouTube video to explain social distancing. Please watch the video here and share it with others: https://youtu.be/ReIZjJZKdIk
Dr. Donna S. Leak offers a COVID19 Update Video on FACEBOOK at https://www.facebook.com/ccsd168/videos/1537196846461157/
#d168excels CCSD 168 Families - As was reported today, Governor Pritzker has announced that schools will be closed through the end of the school year. We know this presents some challenges to our families but know this - your administrators, teachers and staff are ready for this challenge! Please watch our social media feeds and website in the days to come as we prepare for the remainder of the school year in a remote learning system. Your teachers will be sharing information with you as we finalize our planning for the remainder of the school year. Above all, please know we are here for you and will do whatever it takes to provide for our CCSD 168 families! District 168 strong! Dr. Donna S. Leak, Superintendent
#d168excels - Support Broadband/Internet access for all students contact the NSBAC click the link https://5il.co/f6yw
Hello parents. We are interested in your input regarding the student dress code. Please click on the following link to give us your feedback: https://forms.gle/W5HU49A1BWzwCHmp8
Teachers Planning Day - Friday, April 17, 2020 Students will not have access to teachers.
#d168excels - Learn how to make a face mask with Dr. Donna S. Leak, Superintendent- Click here https://www.facebook.com/ccsd168/videos/2920598448187030/
#d168excels CCSD 168 Parents join me virtually on Wednesday, April 8, for the Superintendent Parent Coffee on Facebook Live! I’ll be on the district Facebook page from 9 - 9:30 am to give updates and take questions in the comment section. Hope you can join me! Dr. Donna S. Leak, Superintendent
#d168excels - Free Food Pop Ups. Right now there is one happening behind the Popeye's in Sauk Village. If you read this right away, share with any families you feel could benefit. They tend to run out quickly.
#d168excels CCSD 168 Families - Please join me in giving a shoutout to our wonderful food service provider - Just a Dash! They have been simply amazing! They have gone above and beyond to assure our families have wonderful meals Monday through Friday. Thank you Just a Dash!
#d168excels CCSD 168 Families - Just a reminder that today is a Remote Learning Planning Day for staff. We will see our scholars in residence back tomorrow at 9 am!
#d168excels E/Remote Learning Plan with Questions and Answers https://www.d168.org/article/223616?org=district are located in the NEWS section.. E/Remote Learning resumes April 6-30, 2020
#d168excels CCSD 168 Family- Guess what today is? It’s Census Day 2020! Please make sure to fill out your Census today! We want to make sure Sauk Village is counted! Happy Census Day 2020! Check out a live message from Dr. Leak on our Facebook page
#d168excels CCSD 168 families - Hopefully you are enjoying your spring break! With the announcement by the Governor of the extended stay-at-home through April 30th, we will be extending our E/Remote Learning. We will be sending out more information before the end of the week. Stay safe and stay home! Also, this is a great time to fill out your Census to make sure Sauk Village is counted!
#d168excels -While we are apart, we want to share with our scholars in residence and their families how much we appreciate and miss them. Enjoy and we will be back to E Learning on April 6th! CCSD 168 Staff" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M7mG10qvHb0
#d168excels Tune in to YOUTUBE for a Special Message from Superintendent Dr. Donna S. Leak https://youtu.be/U8dQx5watvQ
#d168excels Virtual Field Trips for Kids Spring 2020- Spring Break March 30-April 3, 2020 https://www.weareteachers.com/best-virtual-field-trips/
#d168excels CCSD 168 Families - With the Governor’s Executive Order our E-Learning Days will extend to April 6-7. We will continue to distribute grab and go breakfast and lunch throughout this time. We are also adding bus routes for meal distribution beginning on Monday, March 23rd. Please check the website and Facebook post for the routes. This is in addition to our school pick up.
#d168excels CCSD 168 Families - breakfast and lunch meals are being distributed at Wagoner, Strassburg and Rickover until noon today. We will see you there!
#d168excels CCSD 168 families - as we send children home today to convert to E Learning, we will also be sending home a breakfast and lunch grab and go schedule. Please be sure to look for it in your child’s backpack.
#d168excels CCSD 168 Parents - Please be advised that school buildings will be closed from Tuesday, March 17th through Friday, April 3rd. We will be following our E Learning Plan from 3/17 - 3/19 and 3/30 - 4/3. Please know that Student Led Parent Teacher Conferences will still occur on March 19th and 20th as scheduled but will be in an electronic format. You will receive communication from each building to set up your conferences. Thank you for your patience, understanding and flexibility. District 168 strong! Dr. Donna Leak
#d168excels Important Message: Parents Please Complete the Student Electronic Device Survey click on the link to begin the 2 minute survey https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfY5K4m9Hf4HKkz7TTYD3Z62iySR0fCEKrQQ005ScyskzRKiQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
#d168excels Electronic Survey Available Online--Parents for your convenience, you are welcome to complete the short electronic survey online at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfY5K4m9Hf4HKkz7TTYD3Z62iySR0fCEKrQQ005ScyskzRKiQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
#d168excels Change of date alert - Our March Community Chat has been moved to March 17th, 5 - 6:30 pm NOT March 10th. We look forward to seeing you at the Administration Center on March 17th to share information and hear from you!
#d168excels CCSD 168 Community- Tune in for something BIG in District 168 at 10 am this morning!!!
#d168excels CCSD 168 families - “Winter Numberland” Family Math night is going on tonight at Strassburg starting at 5 pm! Hope to see you there!
Lady Raiders on the move!
#D168excels "On Friday Sept 27, 2019 for SEL in Homeroom Class we learned all about RESPECT. I teach 8th grade so I have to be real creative to keep them engaged. One of my students decided to be artistic to answer these questions. I thought she did an awesome job." -Mrs. Carlita Royal
#d168excels Congrats to our students for being selected for student of the month for Sept. Danielle Kyle 6th grade (nominated Cherise McLaurin) Stephanie Estrada-Duran 7th grade (nominated by Mrs.Ross Danarius Reed 8th grade (nominated by Mrs. Glees) The Character Traits for the Month of Sept was Respect.
#d168excels Early Dismissal for Rickover Jr. High @ 1:35 P.M.
#d168excels #ILBacktoSchool Exciting news! Last school year, CCSD 168 teachers received $5,564 towards their classroom requests on @DonorsChoose. We’re thrilled to see our teachers’ innovation on display, and can’t wait to see what they think up this year!
#d168excels Happy Mother’s Day to all of our CCSD 168 Moms!
#d168excels. This week we celebrate our amazing staff! Thank you to each and every one of our team members who give of themselves to uplift our children! Thank you!
#d168excels CCSD 168 Families- We will be making up the snow days from January on May 28th and 29th. We will be closed on Monday, February 18th, Presidents’ Day as listed on our calendar.
#d168excels Thanks to our Sauk Village Public Works Department! The water main break has been repaired and Rickover will be open for school tomorrow! We will see our students in the morning!
#d168excels CCSD 168 Families - Due to a water main break behind Rickover Junior High School, there will be no school for Rickover on Wednesday, February 6, 2019.
#d168excels CCSD 168 Families - Due to the impending inclement weather, all after school activities will be cancelled for today, January 29. We will also be closed on Wednesday, January 30, and Thursday, January 31. Please stay safe and bundle up!
#d168excels CCSD 168 families - School will be open tomorrow, January 29, however all after school activities will be cancelled. We will notify parents in the morning regarding plans for Wednesday, January 30, and Thursday, January 31. Please stay safe and bundled up!
#d168excels CCSD 168 families- We are open today, January 28. Please take it slow and bundle up!
#d168excels Due to the impending weather conditions, all CCSD 168 after school activities are cancelled today, January 22nd.
#d168excels Come out for our D168 Community Chat this evening! We will be at the Ad Center - 21899 S. Torrence - from 5:00 - 6:30 pm. Share your thoughts and ideas with District Administrators! See you there!
8th Grade Girls Basketball Regional Game has been postponed to Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. at Peotone Junior High against Herscher-Limestone Junior High! Let's Go Raiders!
#d168excels Parents - Busses will be running late as they get through the snow. Please bear with us as we are working to get all of our children to school safely this morning.
#d168excels CCSD 168 family - We are open today. Please make sure to bundle up as you head out today! We will see you at our normal time ready to learn!
#d168excels Blossoms Early Childhood Newsletter for the week of November 5-9, 2018. https://www.smore.com/06u7k
#d168excels Vote for Bloom High School for the Friday Flyover 2018! Voting is open until 7:00 tonight! https://abc7chicago.com/sports/friday-flyover-2018-vote-for-your-favorite-school/4489950/#gallery-19
#d168excels Thank you to our principals, Dr. Sharon Paver-Nepote, Dr. Jennifer Camilleri, and Mrs. Chantel Bullock as we celebrate Principal Appreciation Week! Thanks for all you give to our children every day!
#d168excels Check out our new website and then head to the App Store to download the CCSD168 App! All CCSD168 information at your fingertips!
#d168excels School Board Meeting 7 pm tonight - we will be sharing information on our new App, website and more!
SuptLeak: #d168excels CCSD 168 Parents - Join me today for our first Superintendent Parent Coffee of the year! Wednesday, September 12 at 9 am at the Administration Center. See you there!
SuptLeak: #d168excels CCSD 168 Community - Come join administrators for our Community Chat this evening from 5-6:30 pm. Share ideas, thoughts concerns. We will be at the Administration Center - 21899 S Torrence. Hope to see you today!