Ravenswood Rambler - February 18, 2019
February 19- FORS Meeting at 9am in MPR
February 20- Positive Discipline Workshop at 9am in Learning Lab
February 21- Dad’s Night Out at Ricochet’s at 7:30pm
February 22- Principal Coffee Hour at 9am in MPR
February 26- Wellness Committee Meeting at 9am in MPR
February 26- Election Day/8th Grade Bake Sale
February 27- America to Me Discussion and Screening
On Our Radar
The Spring Forward Benefit is only TWO WEEKS away!
The Following Are Due By the End of the Day on Tuesday, February 19 (feel free to drop off any donations in the MPR during the FORS meeting after drop off!)
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Please purchase your tickets TODAY (choose $35, $75 or $100) to help with budgeting and planning for food and beverage. We want to see you all there and we don’t want to run out of anything! Tickets will be $100 at the door.
Booze for Charity: Willing to grab an extra bottle or mixer on your next Target run? Help us build our “Stock Your Bar” live auction item and email email@example.com to arrange delivery/pick up of your donation.
Craft Night for the Spring Forward Benefit
When: Wednesday, Feb. 20th, 7:30pm
Where: Andersonville Galleria, 5247 N. Clark St. Chicago
Even if you can’t make the Spring Forward Benefit on March 2nd, we would love to get crafty with you! Join other Ravenswood parents and community member at the beautiful Andersonville Galleria to cut, glue, have a glass of wine and get to know some great people.
If you’re able, please bring a pair of scissors or two, glue, a glue gun or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
America To Me Discussion and Screening
When: Wednesday, February 27th, 6:30-8:30pm
Where: 4th Floor Learning Lab, Ravenswood School
Two Ravenswood parents will be facilitating a screening and discussion of the first episode of Steve James' "America to Me". Filmed at Oak Park River Forest High School, this docuseries explores race, equity, identity and education from a thoughtful, honest lens. All students, families, staff and community members are invited to join us for this critical experience! As a school working to do better at being an equitable school and community, we believe this is part of a larger, critical and ongoing conversation we need to have as a community and hope you can join! No RSVP needed.
LEGO 2 Movie Special Screening Fundraiser for 8th Grade Trip
When: Saturday, February 23rd at 9:30am
Where: Davis Theater, 4614 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60625
Please join us for a special screening of The Lego Movie 2! Each $15 ticket admits one person and includes a small popcorn.
Net proceeds go to the Ravenswood Elementary 8th grade trip to Washington, DC. Buy your tickets directly from a Ravenswood eighth grader or online here. You can also buy a GOLD ticket, which doubles your support towards our 8th graders, or donate directly to support the students. This event is open to all members of our community.