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Building an innovative educational foundation: Kindergarten teachers to incorporate STEAM with Lego
  • District 99 News

In Cicero District 99, the district motto of "Igniting the road to excellence" is not taken lightly.

So, when kindergarten teachers from across the district learned of the opportunity to ignite a spark of innovation in their students, they immediately jumped at the chance to hear more about it.

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NYT bestseller, Cicero native to highlight this fall's Parent University
  • District 99 News

For nearly 10 years, adults from the greater Cicero area have flocked to one of Cicero District 99's school buildings each fall and spring to attend the popular Parent University program — an initiative developed to connect local parents with guest speakers and provide educational resources to help bridge the gap between socioeconomic barriers and academic success.

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Showcasing District and cultural pride: District 99 celebrates resident culture with Cicero's annual Mexican Independence Day celebrations
  • District 99 News

To demonstrate strong partnership with both the Town of Cicero and families across the community, dozens of administrators, teachers and staff from throughout Cicero District 99 turned out for Cicero's annual Mexican Independence Day celebrations, held this year from Sept. 13-16.

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August 2018 board meeting review
  • District 99 News

To demonstrate unique classroom activities and lessons learned thus far in the new school year to the Cicero District 99 board of education and superintendent, students and faculty supervisors from two District schools delivered special presentations at the board's regular meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 12 at McKinley Elementary School.

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For the love of the game and friendship: Wilson student recognized by Districts 201, 99 for character
  • District 99 News

Eleven-year-old Cicero resident LaRobert Lee loves the game of soccer — so much, that during J. Sterling Morton High School's boys varsity soccer season, he makes the dedicated four-mile round-trip trek on his bike from home to Morton West High School to cheer on his neighbor, Anarbol Barajas, and the rest of Morton's varsity boys soccer team.

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