Afterschool programming at Greene officially starts this Monday. Between our morning and afterschool offerings we have 20 different student programs including choir, guitar, yoga, Zumba, folkloric dance, art, girls leadership club, Math Club, Battle of the Books, among many others. Students will be bringing home their individual schedules today. If you have any questions please contact Greene’s afterschool coordinator, Ms. Elizabeth Tamayo at (773) 535-4560.
Archive for October, 2012
Thanks to the efforts of Mr. Mike Ryan, Green’s Music teacher and Choir Director, Greene students now have access to acoustic guitars. Mr. Ryan wrote and received a grant from Little Kids Rock (http://www.littlekidsrock.
Greene’s Parent Committee will host Greene’s first annual Halloween Fest on Wednesday, October 31st at 4:30 pm. Come and play games, drink hot chocolate, and hear some scary stories. Entrance to the Fest costs $3 per person and can be paid at the door. All students will leave with a goodie bag.
On November 1st, Greene students will work with teachers, parent, and volunteers from the Kitchen Community to install raised garden beds in the South Play lot. The installation will take all day and involve preparing the beds for Spring planting. If you are a parent interested in helping out on November 1st, call (773) 535-4560 or stop by the front office before the end of the day on Tuesday.
The library and computer lab will be open on Monday and Tuesday of Intersession week from 10 AM – 12 PM.
Online registration for after school programming begins on Wednesday, October 10th. Students will be notified of acceptance into programs next week. Programming will begin the week we return from Intersession. You can access program descriptions on the After School Programs page. The online registration form will be available shortly.