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 20, 2019
  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 20, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    iDraw - Room 135
    World of Wolves - Room 136
    Science of Food - Kitchen

    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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  • Beginning Band Rehearsal

    February 20, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Band/Orchestra Room 114

    Contact: Mr. Joel Matter, Band Director (MatterJ@skokie69.net)

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  • Beginning Orchestra Rehearsal

    February 20, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Music Room 115

    Contact: Mrs. Jennifer Peter, Orchestra Director (PetersJ@skokie69.net)

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  • Y.O.U. Super Scholars

    February 20, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Become a Super Scholar by joining our afterschool homework club! In this club, we’ll work on homework, reading, academic worksheets, and trivia games.
    Please note, youth enrolled in the Super Scholars club must be picked up at Edison School by a caregiver no later than 5 PM daily. There is no bus transportation available.
    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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  • Assyrian/Arabic Parent Group (Technology Training)

    February 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    District Office

    The Assyrian/Arabic Parent Group offers an opportunity for Assyrian/Arabic speaking parents/guardians to network and meet with other families supported by a Family Liaison. For questions, please contact Souzan Barkho at barkhos@skokie69.net or (847) 763- 9333. For this particular event, the Skokie Public Library will be presenting information on social media and technology etiquette.

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February 21, 2019
  • NO YOU TODAY

    February 21, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 2:35 pm

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  • Edison Parent Teacher Conferences

    February 21, 2019 @ 3:15 pm - 6:45 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA

    Conferences are by appointment only via an online sign-up. Contact your school office for assistance. Conference Hours are: Edison 3:15 - 6:45 p.m.; Madison 3:45 - 7:15 p.m.; and Lincoln 4:00 - 7:30 p.m.

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February 22, 2019
  • Y.O.U. Finally Friday

    February 22, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Finally Friday Club: Relax, play games, do crafts, and hang out with your friends at the end of the week!

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February 25, 2019
  • Y.O.U. clubs

    February 25, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Sports Spectacular - Gym
    iDraw - Room 135
    Science of Food - Kitchen
    World of Wolves - Room 136

    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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  • Intermediate Band Rehearsal

    February 25, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Band/Orchestra Room 114

    Contact: Mr. Joel Matter, Band Director (MatterJ@skokie69.net)

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  • Intermediate Orchestra Rehearsal

    February 25, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Music Room 115

    Contact: Mrs. Jennifer Peter, Orchestra Director (PetersJ@skokie69.net)

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  • Y.O.U. Super Scholars

    February 25, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Become a Super Scholar by joining our afterschool homework club! In this club, we’ll work on homework, reading, academic worksheets, and trivia games.
    Please note, youth enrolled in the Super Scholars club must be picked up at Edison School by a caregiver no later than 5 PM daily. There is no bus transportation available.
    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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February 26, 2019
  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 26, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Cooperative Play - Gym
    Movie Critics - Room 136
    Art Elements - Room 135
    Dance Club - Band/Orchestra Room 114

    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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  • District 69 Clubs

    February 26, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Art Pod - Art Room 103
    Kindness Club 1 - Room 152
    Yoga, MIndfulness & Meditation - Music Room 115
    E-Nabling the Future (4th grade) - MakerSpace Room 148
    Science Olympiad - Room 129

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  • Y.O.U. Super Scholars

    February 26, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Become a Super Scholar by joining our afterschool homework club! In this club, we’ll work on homework, reading, academic worksheets, and trivia games.
    Please note, youth enrolled in the Super Scholars club must be picked up at Edison School by a caregiver no later than 5 PM daily. There is no bus transportation available.
    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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February 27, 2019
  • Pink Shirt Day

    February 27, 2019

    In a world where you can be anything, be kind!
    Pink Shirt Day aims to raise awareness against bullying in our schools, workplaces, homes, and online. On February 27, 2019, Edison's Kindness Club encourages everyone to practice kindness and wear pink to symbolize that you do not tolerate bullying.

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  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    February 27, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    iDraw - Room 135
    World of Wolves - Room 136
    Science of Food - Kitchen

    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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  • Beginning Band Rehearsal

    February 27, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Band/Orchestra Room 114

    Contact: Mr. Joel Matter, Band Director (MatterJ@skokie69.net)

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  • Beginning Orchestra Rehearsal

    February 27, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Music Room 115

    Contact: Mrs. Jennifer Peter, Orchestra Director (PetersJ@skokie69.net)

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  • Y.O.U. Super Scholars

    February 27, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Become a Super Scholar by joining our afterschool homework club! In this club, we’ll work on homework, reading, academic worksheets, and trivia games.
    Please note, youth enrolled in the Super Scholars club must be picked up at Edison School by a caregiver no later than 5 PM daily. There is no bus transportation available.
    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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  • ALP Parent Support Group

    February 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    District Office, 5050 Madison St., Skokie, IL

    This event is for families of students in the Advanced Learners Program (ALP). Newenka DuMont will be presenting from CGCC about how their organization works with families to build support structures for advanced learners. Contact Lettica Ramirez at ramirezl@skokie69.net with questions.

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February 28, 2019
  • NO YOU TODAY

    February 28, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 2:35 pm

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  • Edison Parent Teacher Conferences

    February 28, 2019 @ 3:15 pm - 6:45 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA

    Conferences are by appointment only via an online sign-up. Contact your school office for assistance. Conference Hours are: Edison 3:15 - 6:45 p.m.; Madison 3:45 - 7:15 p.m.; and Lincoln 4:00 - 7:30 p.m.

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March 1, 2019
  • Student Attendance Day

    March 1, 2019

    Originally scheduled as a non-attendance day, this date is now a school day for students. This day is being used to make up for school closing earlier in the year.

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March 4, 2019
  • Student Attendance Day

    March 4, 2019

    Originally scheduled as a non-attendance day, this date is now a school day for students. This day is being used to make up for school closing earlier in the year.

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March 5, 2019
  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    March 5, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Cooperative Play - Gym
    Movie Critics - Room 136
    Art Elements - Room 135
    Dance Club - Band/Orchestra Room 114

    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

    See more details

  • District 69 Clubs

    March 5, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Art Pod - Art Room 103
    Kindness Club 1 - Room 152
    Yoga, MIndfulness & Meditation - Music Room 115
    E-Nabling the Future (4th grade) - MakerSpace Room 148
    Science Olympiad - Room 129

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  • Y.O.U. Super Scholars

    March 5, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Become a Super Scholar by joining our afterschool homework club! In this club, we’ll work on homework, reading, academic worksheets, and trivia games.
    Please note, youth enrolled in the Super Scholars club must be picked up at Edison School by a caregiver no later than 5 PM daily. There is no bus transportation available.
    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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  • FAB Talent Show (Dress Rehearsal)

    March 5, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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  • PTO/FUND69 Meeting

    March 5, 2019 @ 6:30 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 parent/guardians and staff are invited to attend. For more information about the PTO contact Alice Pappas at adtp3121@yahoo.com.

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March 6, 2019
  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    March 6, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    iDraw - Room 135
    World of Wolves - Room 136
    Science of Food - Kitchen

    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

    See more details

  • Beginning Band Rehearsal

    March 6, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Band/Orchestra Room 114

    Contact: Mr. Joel Matter, Band Director (MatterJ@skokie69.net)

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  • Beginning Orchestra Rehearsal

    March 6, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Music Room 115

    Contact: Mrs. Jennifer Peter, Orchestra Director (PetersJ@skokie69.net)

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  • Y.O.U. Super Scholars

    March 6, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Become a Super Scholar by joining our afterschool homework club! In this club, we’ll work on homework, reading, academic worksheets, and trivia games.
    Please note, youth enrolled in the Super Scholars club must be picked up at Edison School by a caregiver no later than 5 PM daily. There is no bus transportation available.
    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

    See more details

March 7, 2019
  • District 69 Clubs

    March 7, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Music Club - Music Room 115
    E-Nabling the Future (5th grade) - MakerSpace Room 148
    Basketball - Gym
    Kindness Club 2 - Room 116
    Advanced Robotics - Room 113
    Reader's Theater - Room 162

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  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    March 7, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Movie Critics - Room 136
    Art Elements - Room 135
    Dance Club - Band/Orchestra Room 102

    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

    See more details

  • Y.O.U. Super Scholars

    March 7, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Become a Super Scholar by joining our afterschool homework club! In this club, we’ll work on homework, reading, academic worksheets, and trivia games.
    Please note, youth enrolled in the Super Scholars club must be picked up at Edison School by a caregiver no later than 5 PM daily. There is no bus transportation available.
    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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  • Edison 3rd Grade Music Performance

    March 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA

    All 3rd grade students will perform in the Edison Gym. Contact Megan Murphy (murphym@skokie69.net) for more information.

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  • FAB Meeting

    March 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Thomas Edison Elementary School, 8200 Gross Point Rd, Morton Grove, IL 60053, USA

    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. This meeting takes place in the Edison School Art Room. Please contact Erin Fenner at erin_fenner@sbcglobal.net for more information.

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March 8, 2019
  • End of 2nd Trimester

    March 8, 2019

    This is the end of the second grading period for Grades K-5 Report cards are issued approximately 2 weeks after the end of the trimester.

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  • Y.O.U. Finally Friday

    March 8, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Finally Friday Club: Relax, play games, do crafts, and hang out with your friends at the end of the week!

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  • District 69 Talent Show

    March 8, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 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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March 9, 2019
  • Illinois Grade School Music Association (IGSMA) Contest

    March 9, 2019

    District 69 is hosting the 2019 IGSMA (Illinois Grade School Music Association) Choir Contest at Lincoln JHS. Students enrolled in Choir will perform.

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March 11, 2019
  • Y.O.U. clubs

    March 11, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Sports Spectacular - Gym
    iDraw - Room 135
    Science of Food - Kitchen
    World of Wolves - Room 136

    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

    See more details

  • Intermediate Band Rehearsal

    March 11, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Band/Orchestra Room 114

    Contact: Mr. Joel Matter, Band Director (MatterJ@skokie69.net)

    See more details

  • Intermediate Orchestra Rehearsal

    March 11, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm
    Music Room 115

    Contact: Mrs. Jennifer Peter, Orchestra Director (PetersJ@skokie69.net)

    See more details

  • Y.O.U. Super Scholars

    March 11, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Become a Super Scholar by joining our afterschool homework club! In this club, we’ll work on homework, reading, academic worksheets, and trivia games.
    Please note, youth enrolled in the Super Scholars club must be picked up at Edison School by a caregiver no later than 5 PM daily. There is no bus transportation available.
    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

    See more details

March 12, 2019
  • Y.O.U. Clubs

    March 12, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Cooperative Play - Gym
    Movie Critics - Room 136
    Art Elements - Room 135
    Dance Club - Band/Orchestra Room 114

    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

    See more details

  • District 69 Clubs

    March 12, 2019 @ 2:35 pm - 4:00 pm

    Art Pod - Art Room 103
    Kindness Club 1 - Room 152
    Yoga, MIndfulness & Meditation - Music Room 115
    E-Nabling the Future (4th grade) - MakerSpace Room 148
    Science Olympiad - Room 129

    See more details

  • Y.O.U. Super Scholars

    March 12, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

    Become a Super Scholar by joining our afterschool homework club! In this club, we’ll work on homework, reading, academic worksheets, and trivia games.
    Please note, youth enrolled in the Super Scholars club must be picked up at Edison School by a caregiver no later than 5 PM daily. There is no bus transportation available.
    Contact: Mahalia Sobhani (MSobhani@youthopportunity.org)

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