This holiday season, consider donating to class projects via Donorschoose. Below is the link to all Hitch DonorsChoose projects:
School will be closed for Thanksgiving break - Nov. 22-24.
From all of us here at Hitch, we want to wish you and your families a restful break. School will resume on Nov. 27.
The Hitch Books Fair is Oct. 16-20th. Students can purchase books during Library class or from 3-3:30pm after school. Proceeds support the school library.
High school applications open next week, but whether you apply on Oct. 2 or Dec. 15, you have the same chances of
receiving an offer from a program of your choice! So don’t rush, take your time and use the full application window to
your advantage. #staycalm #gocps
Last week, our very own third grade teacher - Ms. Katie Bremner - earned the Symetra Heroes in the Classroom award. Ms. Bremner won Bears tickets, $2,000 for the school, a signed football, and a personalized jersey. We held a special surprise assembly in her honor, with guest appearances by the Bear's mascot, Staley. Ms. Bremner was acknowledged on ABC news for her accomplishment.
Congratulations Ms. Bremner!
Make your meal a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Chicago Public Schools. Come in to any Chicago Chipotle location on Thursday, September 21st between10:45 am and 10:00 pm. Bring in the attached flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Chicago Public Schools.
It is with a heavy heart and a lot of hope that we share one of our student's is fighting a brain tumor. His family has extensive medical bills from the treatment, and we are sharing his GoFundMe page: