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  • Talk203 10-28-2020

    Posted by Dr. Murray on 10/28/2020

    Dear Kennedy Community,

    We hope all students can join us in the fun of the Kennedy Spirit next week. To those who might ask why we are showing spirit on Tuesday (Election Day) when there is no school, my answer is Patriotism never takes a day off! 

    spirit week

    Dr. Murray

    Spirit Week Flipgrid Link

    No Shave November is Back! The No Shave November fundraiser is an annual Kennedy tradition. As the temperature drops and the snow falls, many Kennedy staff grow out their beards. Students can “vote with their dollars” to choose the best facial hair. All donations will be made directly to the Swifty Foundation. Look for more information next week.

    Thank you to everyone who participated in our Annual Fundraiser to support Kennedy Home & School.  Congratulations to the 60 Kennedy students who will be receiving Amazon Gift Cards.  Be on the lookout in the next few weeks for an email from YourFundraisierPrizes@gmail.com to claim your prize.

    November 5th Supply Pick Up

    Quarter 2 Art Students will have supplies to pick up on November 5th.

    Trimester 1 7TH Grade Art Students will have supplies to pick up on November 5th.

    Trimester 2 7th and 8th Grade Art Students will have supplies to pick up on November 5th as well (in preparation for the Tri 2 switch).

    Intramural Update:

    We are now allowing ALL students to attend intramurals on ALL days. There is no longer an alphabet split. Feel free to sign up for any day you would like to attend!

    Alive Center-E-Learning @ Alive

    Looking for another location for your student to engage in eLearning? The Alive Center is open from 7:30am - 2:50pm everyday for junior high students. Students need to be capable of being somewhat independent with ELearning; no tutoring is available. LUNCH IS PROVIDED FROM ARAMARK. 

    Cost:

    1 day = $40

    5 days = $190 (5% off)

    10 days = $360 (10% off)

    20 days = $680 (15% off)

    40 days = $1280 (20% off)

    Questions? Contact Director of Program Elisa: elisa@alivecenter.org

    Why Should I Support Kennedy’s GSA?

    You might support our organization or attend a meeting if…

    • You are a student who identifies as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or queer and are looking for a sense of community.
    • You love someone, like a parent, aunt, uncle, cousin, or friend who identifies as LGBTQ+.
    • You want to show ALL Eagles that they are valued and loved, no matter who they “like”.
    • You want to learn more about how to be a good friend to all kinds of people.
    • You want to meet new kinds of people and expand your circle of friends.
    • You’re just really, really awesome!

    Sound like you? Join us on Zoom for our first meeting on Monday, October 26th

    Click here for our interest form, and for the Zoom link please contact:

    Dr. Story - LStory@naperville203.org

    Mrs. Rogers - LGRogers@naperville203.org

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