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Posted on: December 1, 2016

Information Night

A Legislative Panel will be on hand to discuss politics and immigration concerns parents may have at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5 at Washington School.

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Posted on: November 21, 2016

Pied for a Good Cause


D75 Principals Tanya Fergus and Jim Kallieris get pied for a good cause - their students selling lots of PTO pies. The total pies students sold were 678 and the more than $2,000 raised went to the PTO. There were around 50 pies donated to the police/fire ...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2016

Motivational Speaker


Thanks to funding from the D75 PTO, Adrian Peterson, retired NFL Running Back, inspired students at all three schools. The schools invited Mr. Peterson because he is a local hero who has worked very hard to persevere in life.  He has had a speech...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2016

Hip Hop of a Good Time


Mechanics Grove students enjoy extracurricular workouts with hip hop dancing offered by Technology Instructor Chris Rosales. The weekly classes teach students rhythm, movement and coordination in this after school class. It also teaches students life...Read on...

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Posted on: November 5, 2016

Breakfast and Books


Mechanics Grove served breakfast to parents and children to welcome parents to school and as a way for them to be more involved in what happens at school. After breakfast parents observed while teachers worked on reading strategies with students.


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Posted on: October 22, 2016

Student Led Conferences


Student led conferences at Mechanics Grove have put students in charge of their education. Students reflect on their growth and progress. As part of the school's Leader in Me program, students set goals and create mission statements. While students are sh...Read on...

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Posted on: October 16, 2016

Library Time


Fremont Township Library visits Washington School periodically to promote reading, and the services and activities it hosts. The library’s visits also reach children who might not get to the library.

“As much as we would like to think that all kids go...Read on...

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Posted on: September 29, 2016

Bees Bees Bees


The Lake County Farm Bureau visited third grade classrooms at Mechanics Grove to teach children about the types of bees, how bees live, work and communicate. Students learned about the different roles of bees in the hive. They also learned about bee safet...Read on...

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Posted on: September 6, 2016

Chromebooks - Part of the Daily Curriculum


Mechanics Grove fifth graders use Chromebooks to expand their learning horizon. For instance, before a vocabulary quiz, students use the Kahoot app to answer questions about telephoto, photon and other meanings of the root word, photo. The teacher instant...Read on...

Posted on: August 25, 2016

Students Mesmerized with STEAM


Close to 200 children from the Mundelein area explored the Innovation Station at its Grand Opening on Saturday, August 20. Innovation Station, at 470 N. Lake Street, is the first of product of District 75’s new STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art...Read on...

Posted on: June 27, 2016

Preparing for School


There are 135 students who are working on their literacy skills and science, technology and engineering skills during the Mundelein School District 75 summer school program. Along with a dedicated teaching staff senior citizens and high school students fr...Read on...

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