On January 30, 2020, Waters will unveil the Andy Warhol & Pop Americas Exhibit at school. This is one of the fantastic art shows put on by Mrs. Vecchioni, that we all look forward to and have fun planning! If you are interested in taking part and volunteering for this celebration of arts and community, please join us for a planning meeting on January 6 at 3:30 p.m. in Mrs. Vecchioni’s room. Email WatersToday volunteer team to sign up!
Saturday, February 29, 2020, 7- 11 p.m.
4740 N. Western Ave.
Waters' Big Night is our biggest fundraising night of the year! Mark your calendars and join us for a fun, adult only evening complete with music, games, food and beverages. This year- we will be rocking the 80s and can't wait to have you join us.
**Also, be on the look out in the New Year for ways to join this amazing Big Night Committee and get in on the fun that is organizing our this Bombdiggity event!
Thank you to all those who purchased coffee and wreaths to support the upcoming 8th Grade Field trip! With your support, we hope every student is able to attend. A special thank you to Elvia & Michael Heneghan for not only organizing the wreath and coffee sales but also picking up the wreaths (from Michigan!) and distributing all items at the Maker Fair.
There are two more activities this week for the 8th Grade students. A photo booth on Thursday, December 12 and the Holiday Dance on Friday, December 13. Additional details can be found in this flyer and in student folders.
Thank you so much to the Maker Fair team who made the event a great success! The Cake Walk and Giving Tree were once again enjoyed by all and we had an impressive group of vendors at the show. We love seeing so many kids, families, teachers, and community members at the school last weekend. A special thank you to our Book Fair team who made sure students and staff could receive a new book or two this year.
The event would not be possible without all of the volunteers who took an hour or two out of their day to help with both the Book Fair and the Maker Fair.
The Waters Threadless shop is open for business. Check out our first offerings and pick up some last-minute gifts! Be sure to check back as we add new inventory. Happy Shopping!
Friends and neighbors, Chicago’s Dollop Coffee Co. is proud to announce our grand opening at 4613 N. Lincoln Ave. THIS Thursday, December 12 at 7 a.m. We can’t tell you how in love we are with this location and new layout. Dollop will be serving our signature delicious, fresh roasted coffee drinks as well as made to order munchies like our Dollop Diner breakfast sandwich, Turkey Club with Basil Aioli and “Healthy Chocolate Shake” smoothie. Pastries will also be served fresh daily, made at our bakeshop. Stop by for a snack and a drink and say hi — we look forward to meeting you!
The 2019 Seventh & Eighth Grade STEM Fair will take place on Monday, December 9, 2019.
We are looking for volunteers to judge the middle school students' projects. You do not need to have a science background to participate. Many judges are needed, as each project needs be judged 3 times to qualify for the next competitive step: the Network STEM Exhibition.
Click here to sign up to volunteer. Please sign up for the time closest to your arrival. Most judges commit to at least an hour. Contact Peggy Ballasch for more information
Thanks for giving our middle schoolers the opportunity to show you what they've learned!
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