Registration Reminder-(Please disregard if you have already completed all 3 steps.) If you have not yet completed Proof of Residency, made payment and the Skyward online portion, please do so as soon as possible. This is a shortened summer and office hours and or days may very between all buildings. All families must do Proof of Residency, make payment and Skyward online to be fully registered for the 2019.2020 school year. Please call to set up an appointment at the proper school. Mrs. Johnson @ Salt Creek 630-832-6122, Mrs. Trexler @ Swartz 630-834-9256 and Mrs. Busse @ Albright 630-279-6160.
Registration Reminder-If you have not yet completed Proof of Residency, made payment and the Skyward online portion, please do so as soon as possible. This is a shortened summer and office hours and or days may very between all buildings. All families must do Proof of Residency, make payment and Skyward online to be fully registered for the 2019.2020 school year. Please call to set up an appointment at the proper school. Mrs. Johnson @ Salt Creek 630-832-6122, Mrs. Trexler @ Swartz 630-834-9256 and Mrs. Busse @ Albright 630-279-6160
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
SPRING PHOTOS- If your are not purchasing any of the Spring Photo pictures please make sure to return them back to school. If you are purchasing any of the photos please make sure to send payment and return what you are not purchasing. You may also pay on Lifetouch.
Spring Pictures went home today or tomorrow for Salt Creek and Swartz. Please follow instructions for payment and send back what your are not purchasing back to school. If you do not wish to purchase any of the pictures in the packet, please send the whole packet back to school with your student. If you have any questions, please contact the school your student attends. Mrs. Johnson 630-832-6122 Salt Creek or Mrs. Trexler 630-834-9256 Swartz
Power and phones are back up at Swartz. Thank you for your patience during this time.
Swartz School has lost power and it may be out until 11:00am. We are teaching as normal and students will be served a pizza lunch. Everything is running smoothly, except our phones lines will be down soon. If you need to reach us please text/call my cell phone 630-888-9418.
Be on the look out for the 2019/2020 registration packet. They have gone out in the mail and should be arriving next week. If you have any questions please call the school your child will be attending. Albright 630-279-6160, Swartz 630-834-9256 and Salt Creek 630-832-6122
Just a reminder. Please note that the calendar is incorrect for Friday,April 19th. There is NO SCHOOL- Friday, April 19th
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
REMINDER-Daylight Savings Time is Sunday, March 10th at 2:00AM. Please remember to change your clocks.
Please make sure you are arriving 5 minutes before picking up your child if they participate in anything after school. There are days that we may participate in a school related meeting and or have our own personal appointments to get to on time. Thank you for your cooperation.
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.
KEEPING CURRENT It is imperative that we have the correct phone number on file for you in case of emergency. During the winter months and the threat of possible school closings, we want to make sure that everyone can be notified. Please contact the office if any of your phone numbers have changed. Mrs. Busse @ Albright 630-279-6160, Mrs. Trexler @ Swartz 630-834-9256 and Mrs. Johnson @ Salt Creek 630-832-6122
DearStella May Swartz Parents/Guardians: Traditionally we do not have Valentine’s Day parties at Swartz but do allow the children to exchange valentines. You may send your student with valentines for the class, which will be passed out during class time. Please do not send any treats or valentines with candy attached to them. Thanks for your cooperation. Happy Valentine’s Day!
When calling your child in for an absence, please make sure to contact the proper school. Please press *4 for the attendance line. Albright - 630-279-6160 Secretary Mrs. Busse Stella May Swartz - 630-834-9256 Secretary Mrs. Trexler Salt Creek - 630-832-6122 Secretary Mrs. Johnson Office Hours: 7:15- 3:15 Monday thru Friday
Thank you parents! We have over exceeded our necessary percentage of parents taking the 5 Essentials Survey. We truly appreciate it. You can still take the survey if you have not yet. We prefer as much feedback as possible.
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/
Try outs for Swartz's Got Talent are today after school with pick up at 4:00pm by the gym door #2.
All clubs for Stella May Swartz School will be cancelled for today due to student try outs for Swartz's Got Talent.
Bus # 2 is running 20 minutes late.
Correction: Swartz’s Got Talent Auditions on February 4th from 2:30-4:00.
Swartz's Got Talent Update: Auditions will be on Monday, February 4th from 2:30 to 3:30. The Performance will be on Tuesday, February 12th at 1:00 PM.
School has been canceled for Monday, January 28, 2019. We will see everyone on Tuesday.
TESTING, TESTING MAP testing begins January 14th – 28th. MAPs are a great way to evaluate your student’s current level in math and reading. Tests are taken on the computer and become more difficult as your child answers correctly or remains at the current level if the answer is incorrect. As with all testing we ask that your child be on time, get a good night’s rest and eat a healthy breakfast.
Friday, January 11th is a half day. Dismissal for schools are as follows: Albright 10:53AM Swartz 10:40AM Salt Creek 10:50AM
Classes will resume tomorrow Monday, January 7th for our students
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/
If your phone number or email address has changed, please contact the school secretary at the school your student attends to make any updates. This is helpful especially if there is an emergency or school closings. Thank you
The cold weather is now full effect! Please make sure that your students are coming prepared for this weather with winter coats, hats, gloves, scarves, boots and snow pants! As we check the weather daily when it comes close to recess time, we need them to come prepared. Thank you for your cooperation
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
Just a reminder for Swartz students: It is important that our students arrive on time everyday. Students are marked tardy if they arrive after 7:40am. The earliest they can enter the building is 7:35am. Thank you for your cooperation.