Monthly Archives: December 2014

District 30 Winter Sing-A-Long

For the past 25 years, all District 30 students and faculty have come together for Winter Sing-A-Long at Maple School.  This was another magical year with performances from the talented Maple choir, band, and orchestra. Photos courtesy of Beth Preis … Continue reading

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4th Grade Sings to Seniors

Willowbrook music teacher, Mr. Kurt Barker, brought the 4th grade to sing at Brandel Care Center Nursing Home in Northbrook on Wednesday.  The students and classroom teachers engaged the residents in song.  The visit included meeting “Ms. Rachel”, the very … Continue reading

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Kids to Seniors

On Wednesday, the Willowbrook students participated in a special service learning project facilitated by the Kindness Connection.  This non-profit group provides elementary-aged children with enjoyable and inspiring volunteer experiences.  For the second year, a Willowbrook parent helped to underwrite the … Continue reading

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Conferencing – It’s still about teacher-student relationship

It has been another busy week in District 30!  Teachers have been preparing report cards, administering the CogAT assessment, discussing the SAMR model of technology integration, reviewing progress monitoring data of students in supplementary interventions, attending demonstration lessons with an … Continue reading

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