Thanks for a great 2018/2019 school year, and have a wonderful summer break!
Board of Education Meeting: Wednesday June 19, 2019- AMS Library at 6:45
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL: Tuesday June 18, 2019 Half Day of School
If your student currently has medication at school it needs to be picked up before the end of school. We will not be able to keep it in the nurse's office through the summer. New blank medication permission forms, asthma action plans and allergy plans will be sent home at the end of school. Please make sure you get these filled out over the summer for the 2019-2020 school year.
Swartz Elementary School is looking to hire a 4th grade and possibly 3rd grade teacher. Please apply online using the following link: https://www.applitrack.com/saltcreek48/onlineapp/default.aspx?all=1
Thank you to our partners at NEDSRA for bringing art to Pre-K today! For more information about NEDSRA, visit https://www.nedsra.org.
AMS Eighth Grade Graduation! Friday June 7, 2019 at 7:00/WBHS Auditorium
We need substitute teachers for the upcoming school year. This is a great and flexible way to work and help our schools. If you have 60+ credit hours of coursework, you can apply for the license at www.isbe.net. Then apply under our VACANCIES on our website. We can help too!
Check out our Salt Creek LMC Spring Newsletter. https://www.smore.com/ay7p2-salt-creek-library-newsletter?ref=email
Monday May 27, 2019- Memorial Day- No School
FTC "Sports and More" Celebration at Swartz School- Thursday May 23, 2019 4:30-7:30 PM
Board of Education Meeting: Wednesday May 15, 2019-Stella May Swartz School in the Gymnasium
Teacher Appreciation Week May 6-10, 2019- Thank a teacher!
No School Friday April 19, 2019
Kindergarten Screening and Registration for Salt Creek School is on Friday, 4/12. Please reach out to any neighbors or District 48 families you know with a 4-5 year old (will be 5 by 9/1) and let them know they need to sign up by calling us at 630.832.6122. Thanks! Gerrie Aulisa
Attention Kindergarten, 2nd grade and 6th grade parents! Just a reminder that dental exams are due on May 15. Reminder notices will be going home before spring break. If you have not yet completed your student's dental exam please due so as soon as possible. If you have any questions call and ask the nurse at your student's school.
Parents, If your child is sick, make sure they are well for at least 24 hours before bringing them back to school. This time of year there are many illnesses going around. For the prevention and safety of all, we deep clean our rooms each night, but need your help too.
Salt Creek School District 48 Board of Education Meetings: Special Meeting Tuesday February 19, 2019 6:00 PM (Board Conference Room); Regular Meeting Wednesday February 20, 2019 7:00 (AMS LMC)
Check out our Salt Creek LMC Newsletter: https://www.smore.com/nrcbs-news-from-the-salt-creek-library?ref=email
SC/SMS Parents - We are very close to having enough parent responses to our 5 Essentials Survey for it to show up on our school report card. If you have not done it, please take a minute to fill this out. We truly appreciate it! https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
Salt Creek School District 48 will not be in session on Wednesday January 30 and Thursday January 31 due to the extremely cold and dangerous weather coming our way. We plan to be back in session on Friday February 1, 2019. Stay warm and be safe!
Taste of District 48 is cancelled for this evening (Monday January 28) at AMS due to the weather and the cancellation of school. It will be rescheduled. Thank you.
School has been canceled for Monday, January 28, 2019. We will see everyone on Tuesday.
Monday January 28, 2019- No school today due to snow and dangerous conditions. Be careful everyone!
Friday January 25, 2019: All Salt Creek Schools are in session today. Dress warmly!
Winter weather update: Please be assured that we are watching upcoming weather forecasts very carefully. Right now, we are planning to be in school tomorrow (Friday 1/25), but tomorrow or any day, will use our automated calling system to inform you if school is cancelled. Thank you.
Taste of District 48: Monday January 28, 2019 from 5:30-7:30 in the AMS Large Gym- Please join us in this taste tour from around Villa Park and vote on your favorites!
Vision and hearing screenings for the current school year will be completed soon. Parents will receive a referral letter if their student was unable to pass the screening. Referral letters will also be sent for students that wear glasses and need an updated vision exam.
Parents, please take a minute to fill out our 5 Essentials Survey. This helps show us, and the State, how we are doing. It takes about 15 minutes to do. We truly appreciate it. Have a wonderful Winter Break! Here's the link: https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
Parents, please take a minute to fill out our 5 Essentials Survey. This helps show us, and the State, how we are doing. It takes about 15 minutes to do. We truly appreciate it. Have a wonderful Winter Break! Here's the link: http://survey.5essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/
At the December 19, 2018 meeting, the Salt Creek School District 48 Board of Education formally announced the hiring of Dr. Jake Chung as our next Superintendent of Schools, to start on July 1, 2019.
Winter Break: District 48 schools and offices will be closed for the winter break from December 24, 2018 through January 4, 2019. School will resume on Monday January 7, 2019 with a regular day of school.
Board of Education Meeting Tonight: Wednesday 12/19/18 in the AMS Library at 7:00
Help us congratulate Gerrie Aulisa and Sarah Smith! Gerrie named Principal of AMS and Sarah named Principal at SCS and SMS starting in the 2019/20 school year! More to come in the next Salt Creek Today Newsletter!
Are you free during lunch time? We need a lunch supervisor at Salt Creek and Swartz Schools. Even if you want to do it as needed as a sub, it is a great way to earn extra cash. Please apply online at https://goo.gl/P9XDd2 Contact me with questions. - Gerrie Aulisa 630-832-6122
Our student transportation company, Westway Coach, located in Villa Park, is always seeking school bus drivers! If you are 21 years of age, have a valid drivers license and are interested, please call 630-279-2720 or online at www,cookillinois.com