Join us for our February PTA meeting!

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This month’s meeting is next Wednesday, the 20th @ 7pm, and we hope you can join us. We will be meeting at Walker in the cafeteria and childcare will be provided in the gym. Below is the agenda.

Our guest speakers from the Friends of Robert Crown board had to reschedule. They will come to talk about the new center being built and to answer any of your questions at a future meeting.

February 2019 PTA Meeting Agenda Updated

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Spring 2019 Enrichment Schedule is up!

Click here for the Spring schedule.

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February PTA Newsletter

Here’s this month’s newsletter: PTA Newsletter Feb 2019

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Next Steps Series: Feb. 7th at 6:15

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Kids Heart Challenge


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Black Lives Matter Week: Feb. 4 – 8

Walker PTA is excited to support D65’s Black Lives Matter at School Week.  

During the week of February 4th, students will be educated around the understanding of Black Lives Matter.

We encourage you to ask your children about what they are learning on this important topic.  Here are a few resources to reference:

Thank you for joining District 65 DEC with taking action in creating a culture of Anti-Racist schools!

In addition, consider attending a Black Affinity space at Fleetwood-Jourdain Feb. 6 @ 12:30 p.m.  This event will occur on our half day and be hosted by Dr. LaTarsha Green (Director of Black Student Success) and Mrs. Jari White (Equity Instructional Coach).  

Thank you for joining us in building a culture of Anti-Racist/Anti-Hate schools!

Semana de “Black Lives Matter” – el 4 de febrero a el 8 de febrero
La PTA de Walker se complace en apoyar la “Black Lives Matter” de D65 este
semana en la escuela.

Del 4 al 8 de febrero, los estudiantes se educaran para comprender sobre el tema de “Black Lives Matter”.

Lo alentamos a que pregunte a sus hijos sobre lo que están aprendiendo sobre este tema
importante. Aquí hay algunos recursos de referencia:

○ BLM en la Escuela: Semana Nacional de Acción
○ BLM en la Escuela Semana Nacional de Acción – Recursos de Seattle
○ Enseñanza de Tolerancia
○ Enseñar Historia

¡Gracias por unirse al Distrito 65 DEC con tomar acción para crear una cultura de escuelas antirracistas!

Además, considere la posibilidad de asistir a un espacio de Afinidad de la Raza Negra en
Fleetwood-Jourdain del 6 de febrero a las 12:30 PM. Este evento se llevará a cabo en nuestro medio día y será presentado por la Dra. LaTarsha Green (Directora para el Exito de Estudiantes de Raza Negra) y la Sra. Jari White (Entrenador de Instrucción de Equidad).

¡Gracias por unirse a nosotros en la construcción de una cultura de escuelas anti-racistas/anti-odio!

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Northwestern Career Day for Girls: Feb. 23

Career Day for Girls

Saturday, February 23, 2019
Technological Institute
2145 Sheridan Rd, Evanston, IL 60208
Our largest on-campus outreach event hosts over 300 middle school and high school students from the Chicagoland area for fun engineering activities and competitions, inspirational keynote speakers, and lab tours.
Career Day for Girls (CDFG) is designed for female middle school and high school students who have an interest in science and mathematics. The program contains educational and career information about opportunities in engineering and applied science. To learn more, here is a tentative schedule for the day and a flyer with further info!

Registration for our 2019 event is now open! We invite you all to join (the official invitation can be found here). To register, fill out this form and return it to the following address: Career Day – Attn: Ellen Worsdall, Northwestern University, McCormick School of Engineering, 2145 Sheridan Rd., RM L269, Evanston, IL 60208-3102. Participants must register by February 6th, 2019.

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YEA Fundraiser, Sunday Jan. 27th


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Walker PTA Parents’ Night Out Silent Auction, Feb. 9th, 7-11pm

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If you have any items you would like to donate for the auction or would like to host a buy-in party, please click here for more information.

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COPE Bottle & Bottega Fundraiser: Jan. 31st, 6pm

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