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Lincoln student sole IL resident presented with top reading award from Achieve3000
  • District 99 News
While school work is probably the furthest thing from the minds of most kids during their winter breaks, one District 99 sixth grader proved that continuing to practice reading skills during down time pays off in more ways than one.

2020世界杯40强赛赛程In January, Elaine Dominguez, a student at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School, was recognized by Achieve3000 as an outstanding user of its literacy software during its Make the Break contest — a national initiative launched by the digital instruction platform to encourage students to continue using its reading tools over their holiday breaks to maintain growth achieved during the first half of the school year.

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PRESS RELEASE: District 99, Town of Cicero join forces to host vigil for fire victims
  • District 99 News

2020世界杯40强赛赛程To display community solidarity during an extremely trying time for members of the Cicero community, Cicero District 99 and the Town of Cicero are teaming up to host a vigil Wednesday, Feb. 5 in honor of five-year-old David Castellanos III and his grandfather, David Castellanos.

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The golden ticket: Burnham teacher named finalist for Golden Apple Award
  • District 99 News

Earlier this week, the Golden Apple teaching excellence foundation named Nichole Carder-Bocek, a fourth-grade teacher at Daniel Burnham Elementary School, as one of its finalist for the 2020 awards.

With the recognition, Carder-Bocek is among the lucky 30 finalists selected from more than 730 nominated educators from schools across Illinois.

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Fueling the road to excellence: ExxonMobil donates $3.5 K for D99 initiatives
  • District 99 News

For the past 12 years, District 99 has been proud to call ExxonMobil a valued community partner — thanks in great part to its monetary and personnel support toward the District's STEAM curriculum initiates.

And on Friday, Jan. 17, Superintendent Rudy Hernandez was joined by Colleen Arriola, director of science and health, and Mary Mycyk, executive director of curriculum, in accepting a $3,500 continued support donation from ExxonMobil and the ExxonMobil Refining & Supply Company, Cicero's ExxonMobil lubricants plant.

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D99's Very Own: Chester Bolociuch and Lissette Cruz
  • District 99 News

This month, Cicero District 99 recognized Chester Bolociuch, shipping/receiving custodian at Unity Junior High School, and Lissette Cruz, secretary at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School, for exemplary service and outstanding leadership in District 99.

2020世界杯40强赛赛程Bolociuch, a graduate of Drexel Elementary School and Morton East High School, has worked for the District for 31 years, and Cruz has worked at various schools across District 99 for 21 years.

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Notre Dame teaching scholar helps Unity students learn the art of sketching
  • District 99 News

On Friday, Jan. 10, Unity Junior High School students had the opportunity to work with an industrial designer to use sketching to establish context, communicate ideas and tell stories.

Hector Silva, an Industrial Designers Society of America research associate for the University of Notre Dame, guided Unity students through the process of using storytelling to make their sketches more meaningful.


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