Edison School

School Information

8200 Gross Point Rd.
Morton Grove, IL 60053

Office: 847-966-6210
Attendance: 224-470-6292
Fax: 847-966-6236


School Hours
Entry Bell: 7:50 a.m.
Start Time: 8:00 a.m.
End Time: 2:35 p.m.
Early Dismissal: 11:00 a.m.


Office Staff
Principal: Andy Carpenter
Assistant Principal: Vanessa Morales
Secretary: Steffi Kanzok
Secretary: Patty Fabian

Calendar

February 17, 2020
February 18, 2020
  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 18, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Mad Science - 135
    Movie Critics - 136
    Incredible Art - 103

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  • Morton Grove Park District Club

    February 18, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Volleyball - Gym

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  • District 69 Clubs

    February 18, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Ukulele - Band Room 114
    PiYo (Pilates/Yoga) - Music Room 115
    Science Olympiad - Room 129
    Project e-Nable - Makerspace Room 148

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  • 3rd Grade Music Performance

    February 18, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA

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  • No Board of Education Meeting (PLEASE NOTE: THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CHANGED TO FEBRUARY 25)

    February 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    5050 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077, USA

    PLEASE NOTE: NO MEETING TONIGHT. THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CHANGED TO FEBRUARY 25.

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February 19, 2020
  • Beginning Orchestra Rehearsal

    February 19, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    115 - Music Room

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  • Beginning Band Rehearsal

    February 19, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    114 - Band Room

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  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 19, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Art Encounter - Room 103
    Lego Robotics - Room 135
    Jump In! - Gym
    Harry Potter Club - Room 136

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  • Township Robotics Competition

    February 19, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA

    District 69 will host a township-wide middle school robotics tournament at Edison School. Questions? Contact Therese Block at blockt@skokie69.net.

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February 20, 2020
  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 20, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Mad Science - 135
    Movie Critics - 136
    Incredible Art - 103

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  • District 69 Clubs

    February 20, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Basketball - Gym
    Books 2 Movies - Library
    Latin Folkloric Dance - Music Room 115
    Improv Comedy - Room 132
    Robotics - Makerspace

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  • COFI Session

    February 20, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    5050 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077, USA

    PLUS Parent Leaders will facilitate Community Organizing and Family Issues (COFI) Phase 1 Self, Family & Team Training. According to COFI, Family Focused Organizing begins with the individual. Parents assess their needs, establish goals, and begin to work toward achieving those goals. Parents attend a six-week workshop led by parents that helps to develop leadership skills. Contact Sandra Herrate at herrates@skokie69.net or Sarah Rankin rankins@skokie69.net with questions.

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February 21, 2020
  • District Talent Show

    February 21, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA

    Students in Grades K-8 audition for a spot in the District Talent Show. This evening performance is a fundraiser for the Fine Arts. Tickets may be purchased at the door. This event is held at Edison School.

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February 24, 2020
  • Intermediate Orchestra Rehearsal

    February 24, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    115 - Music Room

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  • Intermediate Band Rehearsal

    February 24, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    114 - Band Room

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  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 24, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Art Encounter - Room 103
    Lego Robotics - Room 135
    Jump In! - Gym
    Harry Potter Club - Room 136

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February 25, 2020
  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 25, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Mad Science - 135
    Movie Critics - 136
    Incredible Art - 103

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  • Morton Grove Park District Club

    February 25, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Volleyball - Gym

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  • District 69 Clubs

    February 25, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Ukulele - Band Room 114
    PiYo (Pilates/Yoga) - Music Room 115
    Science Olympiad - Room 129
    Project e-Nable - Makerspace Room 148

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  • Board of Education Meeting (Rescheduled from February 18)

    February 25, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    5050 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077, USA

    Regular meeting of the Board of Education. Contact Christina Bart at bartc@skokie69.net for more information.

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February 26, 2020
  • Beginning Orchestra Rehearsal

    February 26, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    115 - Music Room

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  • Beginning Band Rehearsal

    February 26, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    114 - Band Room

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  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 26, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Art Encounter - Room 103
    Lego Robotics - Room 135
    Jump In! - Gym
    Harry Potter Club - Room 136

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  • FAB Meeting

    February 26, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA

    Meeting will take place in the Band Room. The Fine Arts Boosters (FAB) is a Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) sub-committee that works to promote and support preK-8 fine arts (music, drama, art) in District 69. Please contact Erin Fenner at erin_fenner@sbcglobal.net for more information.

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February 27, 2020
  • PreK & K Registration 20-21 School Year

    February 27, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    5050 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077, USA

    Register your incoming Kindergarten (5 years old on September 1) or PreK student (3 and 4 years old) for the 2020-21 school year.  If your child currently attends preschool in D69, you do not need to attend this event.  If you are registering a PreK student, the child must attend the registration with the parent/guardian for a district-led Pre-K screening.  Prior to attending the event, please refer to the FAQ so that you bring the appropriate documents to registration.  For Pre-K questions contact Rosa Tosado, tosador@skokie69.net.  For Kindergarten questions, contact Heidi Tarzian, tarzianh@skokie69.net.  You may also call 847-675-7666.

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  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 27, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Mad Science - 135
    Movie Critics - 136
    Incredible Art - 103

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  • District 69 Clubs

    February 27, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Basketball - Gym
    Books 2 Movies - Library
    Latin Folkloric Dance - Music Room 115
    Improv Comedy - Room 132
    Robotics - Makerspace

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  • COFI Session

    February 27, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    5050 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077, USA

    PLUS Parent Leaders will facilitate Community Organizing and Family Issues (COFI) Phase 1 Self, Family & Team Training. According to COFI, Family Focused Organizing begins with the individual. Parents assess their needs, establish goals, and begin to work toward achieving those goals. Parents attend a six-week workshop led by parents that helps to develop leadership skills. Contact Sandra Herrate at herrates@skokie69.net or Sarah Rankin rankins@skokie69.net with questions.

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March 2, 2020
  • Intermediate Orchestra Rehearsal

    March 2, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    115 - Music Room

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  • Intermediate Band Rehearsal

    March 2, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    114 - Band Room

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  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    March 2, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Art Encounter - Room 103
    Lego Robotics - Room 135
    Jump In! - Gym
    Harry Potter Club - Room 136

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  • Family and Community Engagement Work Group

    March 2, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    District Office, 5050 Madison St., Skokie, IL 60077

    On-going work group composed of parents, staff members, and community partners. This group is open to anyone interested in attending. Contact Sarah Rankin at rankins@skokie69.net for additional information.

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  • LJHS Band Honors Recital

    March 2, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA, Edison-Cafeteria

    The D69 Honors Recital features invited D69 musicians who gave a superior performance at the Illinois Grade School Music Association Solo and Ensemble Festival. Students are invited to perform by their director.  The event will take place in the Edison Cafeteria from 6:30-7:30 pm.  Please contact Joel Matter with questions: matterj@skokie69.net  

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March 3, 2020
  • Urdu Parent Group - Spring

    March 3, 2020 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
    5050 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077, USA

    The Urdu/Hindi Parent Group offers an opportunity for Urdu/Hindi speaking parents/guardians to network and meet with other families supported by a Family Liaison. For questions, please contact Subia Javed at javeds@skokie69.net or (224) 616-8054

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  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    March 3, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Mad Science - 135
    Movie Critics - 136
    Incredible Art - 103

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  • Morton Grove Park District Club

    March 3, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Volleyball - Gym

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  • District 69 Clubs

    March 3, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Ukulele - Band Room 114
    PiYo (Pilates/Yoga) - Music Room 115
    Science Olympiad - Room 129
    Project e-Nable - Makerspace Room 148

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  • PTO Meeting

    March 3, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    5050 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077, USA

    This is the regular meeting of the Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) for Madison, Edison and Lincoln schools. All parents/guardians and staff are invited to attend. For more information about the PTO contact Alice Pappas at adtp3121@yahoo.com. Snacks and coffee available at 6, meeting begins promptly at 6:30.

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March 4, 2020
  • Beginning Orchestra Rehearsal

    March 4, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    115 - Music Room

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  • Beginning Band Rehearsal

    March 4, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
    114 - Band Room

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  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    March 4, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Art Encounter - Room 103
    Lego Robotics - Room 135
    Jump In! - Gym
    Harry Potter Club - Room 136

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  • Affinity Parent Meeting

    March 4, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    5050 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077, USA

    An opportunity for Affinity (African-Black-Caribbean) parents to network and meet other families supported by a Family Liaison. For questions, please contact Denise Beal at beald@skokie69.net or 847-780-6148.

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March 5, 2020
  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    March 5, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Mad Science - 135
    Movie Critics - 136
    Incredible Art - 103

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  • District 69 Clubs

    March 5, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

    Basketball - Gym
    Books 2 Movies - Library
    Latin Folkloric Dance - Music Room 115
    Improv Comedy - Room 132
    Robotics - Makerspace

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  • COFI Session

    March 5, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    5050 Madison St, Skokie, IL 60077, USA

    PLUS Parent Leaders will facilitate Community Organizing and Family Issues (COFI) Phase 1 Self, Family & Team Training. According to COFI, Family Focused Organizing begins with the individual. Parents assess their needs, establish goals, and begin to work toward achieving those goals. Parents attend a six-week workshop led by parents that helps to develop leadership skills. Contact Sandra Herrate at herrates@skokie69.net or Sarah Rankin rankins@skokie69.net with questions.

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  • FAB Meeting

    March 5, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA

    Meeting will take place in the Band Room. The Fine Arts Boosters (FAB) is a Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) sub-committee that works to promote and support preK-8 fine arts (music, drama, art) in District 69. Please contact Erin Fenner at erin_fenner@sbcglobal.net for more information.

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March 6, 2020
  • End of 2nd Trimester

    March 6, 2020

    This is the end of the 12-week marking period for K-5 students. Report cards are issued following the end of the trimester.

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  • No School - Teachers' Institute Day

    March 6, 2020

    No Student Attendance. Teacher training and professional development day from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

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