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Woody Review Woodview School News 340 Alleghany Road, Grayslake, IL 60030 847-223-3668 “An Environment Where We Can All Grow Together”

A Letter from our principal...

Principal: Cathy Santelle

April 26, 2013 Dear Parents and Guardians, I would like to thank all Woodview families for attending the Art Extravaganza on Thursday night. Miss Heinz and her students were so excited showing all of the amazing artwork on display. I would like to take the opportunity to say thank you to all the volunteers who helped display the artwork and turned our music room into an aquarium of art! It is that time of the year to say thank you to all of the professionals that help make Woodview School such a wonderful place. Please join me in recognizing the following… April 24th we celebrated Administrative Professional’s Day appreciating all the hard work done by our office staff. Next time you are at Woodview, be sure to thank Mrs. Manuel, Mrs. Ogierman and Mrs. Isaacs. The week of May 6th-10th will be Teacher Appreciation Week. We celebrate the dedication that each teacher demonstrates on a daily basis to help each child be successful. We have so many dedicated staff members here at Woodview. Please take the time to thank them for all the wonderful things they do for your children. I know I am very grateful for each and every one of them! I welcome parent involvement in the class placement process for next year. I recognize that parents know their children better than anyone else. If you would like to offer insight, share your perspective, or express a need on behalf of your child, please write a letter and submit it to the main office as soon as possible. It is very difficult to grant requests for specific teachers. I ask that your letter focus on your child's learning style, significant learning experiences for him/her, and/or the type of teaching style to which your child responds best.

Sincerely, Cathy Santelle Principal—Woodview School

WOODVIEW SCHOOL CALENDAR Woodview School 340 Alleghany Road




April 30


April Birthday Breakfast

April 24-May 9


NWEA Testing

May 1– May 9


AIMSWeb Testing

May 1


Board of Ed. Meeting 6:30 p.m.

May 2


1st Grade Author’s Breakfast

May 3


No School

May 7

Dog ‘n Suds

Dine & Share 4:30-9:00 p.m.

May 8


4th Grade Mother’s Day Tea 9:45-10:45 a.m.

May 10


Exploration Day

May 15


4th Grade Math-a-thon

May 15

Milwaukee Zoo

3rd Grade Field Trip

May 15


Board of Ed. Mtg. 6:30 p.m.

May 17


4th Grade Tour 9:00 a.m.

Grayslake, IL. 60030 847.223.3668

WOODVIEW PTO PRESIDET: Krista Bean 847-543-0805

TREASURERS: Sandy Hornung 847-223-1925 Sandy Pogue

VICE PRESIDET: Elizabeth Corripio

SECRETARIES: Traci Parker 847-752-2061 Margaret Blada


WAYS AD MEAS: Brandi Kornit 312-330-0197 Tony Primack 847-204-4487 Cheryl Wilgen 630-291-4509 Chris George 847-778-6733

Special Dates for Fourth Graders and their Parents

Tour of Frederick: 4th graders will visit Frederick School on Friday, May 17th. Busses will pick up the students from Woodview at 9 AM. The tour of Frederick will include three - twenty minute stations featuring a band introduction, summer reading information, and a tour of the building. It will finish at 10:15 AM and students will then return back to Woodview. Frederick Parent Orientation Program for 4th grade parents: Frederick will offer two parent orientation sessions for 4th grade parents on Monday, May 20th. Please plan to attend one of the following sessions: 9:15-10:15 AM or 7:00-8:00 PM

This program will be held at Frederick School (595 Frederick Rd.) and will allow parents the opportunity to learn more about curriculum, take a tour of the building and ask questions. Parents only please.



The school calendar has been adjusted to reflect the emergency days used. The last day of school will be June 6th with one hour of student attendance.

The last day to receive a lunch IOU will be May 10, 2013. Please make sure all lunch IOUs are paid no later than May 31, 2013.


DIE & SHARE! Take a break from the kitchen and join your friends for dinner, all while supporting Woodview School! Mark your calendars for the following Dine & Shares:

Tuesday, May 7th at Dog ‘n Suds from 4:30- 9pm. No flyer is required, and a percentage of all sales will be donated back to Woodview. Tuesday, May 21st at The Vine. This is an all day event. No flyer will be required, and The Vine will donate a percentage of the entire day’s sales to the Woodview PTO.

Thank you so much to all who have already volunteered to help on Exploration Day. Many parents have offered to share their talents as presenters which has allowed us to put together one of the best Exploration Day’s yet! We have also had many families already volunteer to help out in many other areas on Exploration Day, but we can always use more help! If you have the time, please consider joining us for part, or all, of this exciting day. If you have any questions, please contact one of the Exploration Day coordinators listed on the form below. Thank you!!

COMIG: Friday, May 10, 2013 WHAT IS EXPLORATION DAY? Exploration Day is one of the most exciting days of the year, filled with exploring, learning, and having fun. The students will choose from over 20 hands-on presentations and move about the school experiencing interactive and interesting topics. The day will begin with a ceremony in the gym, and end with a video in the classrooms, showing highlights from the day’s activities.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! It takes more than 100 volunteers to make this wonderful day the success it always is. Exploration Day volunteers help presenters in classrooms as well as assist with classroom supervision during the lunch hour. You can volunteer for the whole day or just morning or afternoon. Lunch will be provided for all presenters and volunteers. All half-day volunteers are welcome to stop in before or after their shift for lunch. If you are able to help out on that day, please indicate that below and a committee member will contact you. I would like to volunteer to help on Exploration Day: _____Morning (8:00am – 12:00pm)

_____Afternoon _____I’m available the whole day (10:45am – 1:45pm) (8:00am – 1:45pm)

Name______________________________________ Phone______________________________ Email: ______________________________________ Student’s Name______________________________ Teacher______________________________ Please return this form to school if you are interested in helping out on Exploration Day. Questions? Contact Traci Parker at 847-722-8818 or Judy Brown 847-223-2843


Dear Woodview Friends, Together with our parent community, our PTO Board has had a tremendously satisfying and successful 2012-2013 school year, having hosted several family events and fundraisers that enabled us to purchase five SMART Boards for Woodview classrooms, a sound system for the Music department, many library books, as well as to provide funding for Exploration Day, field trips, and several fine arts assemblies, plus many, many classroom supplies and materials for our teachers and kids. Together, we are a community of parents that gets things done and makes a difference in our school! Now, the Woodview PTO is looking ahead to next year, and we want to include you. Several PTO Board positions will be open, and we'd love to fill them soon, to ensure a smooth transition and to be able to continue to provide these "extras" for our families, teachers, and children. The following positions are open: President Secretary Ways and Means (2 positions available) We wish to continue the good work with a new group of parents who want to be a part of the great things our PTO does! Please contact us if you're interested in learning more about any of the positions. Thank you! Your Woodview PTO Board Krista Bean, President Elizabeth Corripio, Vice President Sandi Hornung, Co-Treasurer Sandy Pogue, Co-Treasurer Traci Parker, Co-Secretary Margarett Blada, Co-Secretary Brandi Kornit, Co-Ways & Means Cheryl Wilgen, Co-Ways & Means Chris George, Co-Ways & Means Tony Primack, Co-Ways & Means

Our 4th Box Tops contest of the year ends today, Friday, April 26th! Winners will be announced next week on WBC by the Box Tops Lady. First and second place prizes will be awarded yet again! Who will be the winners this time around? The next, and last, contest for the year will begin RIGHT NOW! This contest will end on Friday, May 24th. Thank you, and keep clipping! Please contact Virginia Fitzgerald with any questions at

Students entering 2nd grade in the fall of 2013 will need a dental examination, required by law, and the attached form completed and submitted to the office. Dental forms are due by the start of the new school year 2013-2014

GOLDEN TICKET WINNERS Caroline R. John L. Mihir T. Ashlyn E. Luis I. Charlie B. Kyle B. Nate S. Karyna V. Bennett B. Connor G. John G. Lily P. Aydan E. Nolan M. Chris J. Molly M. Brooke R. Kate J. Josie R. Bella W. Chloe H. Ethan E. Mia D. Taylor G. Mikayla G. Katelyn G. Nolan K. Bella C. Hollen C. Jacob N. Caitlyn S. Aidan P. Jeremiah P.

Hannah P. Ashley H. Aidan P. Rebecca M. Armani S. Abby P. Alyssa L. Tyler W. Noah Y. Dani G. Derrick H. Lindsey H. Jaydin K. Ariel R. Tyler S. Taylor P. Kaitlyn P. Aly K. Charlie S. Connor S. Vivek M. Stephen S. Taylor G. Abby M. Kaitlyn M. Savannah W. Dylan W. Kari T. Jason B. Ryann J. Caleigh S.

Lydia W. Mathias G. Max P. Pedro B. Aaron C. Ainsley L. Delaney U. Danny M. Avery M. Jaylynn W. Morgan M. Jesse K. Terrence R. Morgan M. Zachary K. Avril G. Alex D. Katelyn G. Erin M. Patrick P. Quinn K. Miss Brobst’s Class Mrs. Duguid’s Class Ms. Edmund’s Class Mrs. Hillier’s Class Mrs. Houck’s Class Mrs. Hyams’ Class Mrs. Lambie’s Class Mrs. Lett’s Class Mrs. Miller’s Class Miss Wolf’s Class

Thanks to all who have placed Market Day orders so far this year. By enjoying the delicious and convenient food that Market Day offers, you are supporting our school. Watch for a new flyer to come home soon! Visit

Clip & save Tyson Project A+ labels. Turn in the labels to school. Your school redeems them for cash. Each label is worth $.26.

Questions? contact Megan Wright at or Cheryl Wilgen at

Here is another way to earn money for Woodview. Simply clip the Box Tops from your favorite General Mills products and send them to school with your child!

Chef Tony says, “Spring like weather must be right around the corner. It will soon be time to take the grill out. Check out Market Day for some delicious items for your grill!”

Did you know that Woodview collects Campbell’s soup labels? The labels are worth points and must have the UPC code in order to be used. The points can be redeemed for books, gym equipment, and other items for our school. Each teacher has a box in the classroom to collect labels and box tops!

Woodview Woody Review 4/26/13  

Woodview Woody Review 4/26/13

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