Ravenswood Rambler - February 25, 2019

This Week

February 26- Wellness Committee Meeting at 9am

February 26- Election Day/8th Grade Bake Sale

February 27- America to Me Discussion and Screening

March 1- Spring Forward Benefit Set Up from 10am-3pm at the Dank Haus

March 2- Spring Forward Benefit Set Up from 10am-4pm at the Dank Haus

March 2 - Spring Forward Benefit at 6:30pm at the Dank Haus

Next Week

March 4- Spring Benefit Clean Up at the Dank Haus from 10am-1pm

March 6- Parent Workshop on Digital Citizenship - Part 2, Digital Footprint and Photo Sharing at 6pm in Room 104

March 7- Mom’s Night Out at 7:30pm at Charm’d Pop Up Bar, 3505 N. Clark St.

March 8- Binlingual Advisory Committee and International Club Meeting at 2:30pm in MPR

On Our Radar

March 11- LSC Meeting at 6:30pm in Room 104

March 14- Dads’ Night Out

March 15- School Tour at 9am in MPR

March 15- Ram Bash for 5th to 8th grades

The Spring Forward Benefit is THIS SATURDAY!

Please purchase your tickets TODAY (choose $35, $75 or $100) •Tickets will be $100 at the door•

LOCATION: Dank Haus, 4740 N Western Ave. - Take the elevator or stairs to the 5th floor to enter the Marunde Ballroom

PARKING: Along Western or at the US Bank across the street

TRAIN: Western Stop on the Brownline

DOORS OPEN: 6:30pm

EVENT ENDS: 11:30pm

AFTER PARTY: Gideon Welles, 4500 N Lincoln Ave.


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.

Election Day Bake Sale

If your polling place is Ravenswood, please stop by the 8th Grade Bake Sale and Fundraising Table in the hallway outside the multipurpose room on Februsry 26th during the election. If you would like to donate nut-free store bought or homemade baked goods, please drop them off to Donzell Gordon after school on February 25th or Monday morning drop off on February 26th.

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