**Please join us for the next APT meeting on Wednesday, April 23rd at 9:00 am in the IRC.
Dear Cherokee Families:
Finally, it seems the snow has stopped! The sun is shining, the days are getting longer, and the air is warmer. Let’s hope it’s here to stay. As always, your APT Board Members have been hard at work. We would like to take a moment to express our gratitude to the following individuals:
*Thank you to Liz Olsen for organizing the different grade level Art Appreciation lessons. The students, parents, and teachers all appreciate your hard work!
*A big round of applause to Michelle Newman and Jolene Watkins for all their work with TIME ZONE this year.
*Thanks to Martha Zeeman and Julie Pasinato for organizing the Quest food sampling in the cafeteria during National Nutrition Month in March.
*Susan Loiacano and Kirsten Collister have been hard at work editing and organizing 1st and 2nd grade publishing projects. Thank you for your time!
Upcoming events you won’t want to miss include:
April 23rd at 9:00 a.m. APT meeting in Cherokee IRC with special guest, Beth Clemmensen, District 67 Board of Education member. We are thrilled to have her join us!
Cherokee Family Movie Night will be Friday, April 25th. Hosted by the Emotional Wellness Committee. The evening is being coordinated to bring Cherokee staff, students, and families together in honor of Earth Day.
Cherokee Family Share Night will be Thursday, May 1st from 6:30-7:15 p.m.. Come and see what your children have been creating in the classroom!
The Spirit of 67’s Home Tour will be Thursday, May 8th. If you are able to help with staffing of one of the homes, please contact Jenn Goldman at firstname.lastname@example.org
Staff Appreciation Week will be May 12-16.
Cherokee APT Transitional Meeting will be at 9:00 on Wednesday, May 21 at LFHS West Campus.
Field Day will be May 29.
Fourth Grade Celebration will be at Waveland Park on June 9. A big THANK YOU to Spirit of 67 for donating the “Shout Out” to the 4th grade Cherokee class.
Thank you to Mrs. Jackson, Mr. Becker, Mrs. Williams, Mrs. Freeman, and all the teachers and staff for making Cherokee school such a wonderful place for our children. We are thrilled to have you and appreciate all that you do!
Dez Witte, Kirsten Maxwell and Colleen Berto
At the October APT meeting, Kylie Kleinhans, Third Grade Teacher and Cherokee Emotional Wellness Representative, gave a presentation on the Emotional Wellness program at Cherokee. Click here to view her Power Point presentation. For more information contact Michelle Gramza, Cherokee APT EW Representative.