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Track and Field Meet on May 19 is CANCELED!

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The Track and Field meet @ Attea on May 19 is CANCELED! Please see your coach for more information. 

Caruso Color Run is Friday, May 5!

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Caruso Color Run is Friday, May 5!

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8th grade DPS109 Grandparents Event on March 8

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Cable game @ DHS

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6th grade Grandparent Event

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Students working on project outdoors

Student Announcements wk of Sept. 12

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Lego Club: Please consider the Lego Club at Caruso!

See Mrs. Stocco for more details. We meet twice a week after school for the entire school year! Come join the fun. We are celebrating a generous donation from a Caruso family that took place today-what a way to start our year off!

Debate Club begins this Tuesday, September 20! We will meet in Ms. Mastin’s room (D-1) from 3:00-4:00. If you can’t come to the meeting, see Mr. Tomer or Ms. Mastin for more information.

6th Grade Lunch Buddies: We are so excited to have you join us for Lunch Buddies this year! We will be holding the official Lunch Buddies training next Thursday, September 22nd during your LUNCH period (10:13 – 10:43). Bring your lunch and your CHROMEBOOK and meet in Ms. Erbach’s room (B8) in the 6th Grade hallway.

7th and 8th grade girls’ volleyball schedule for the week of 9/19/16:

Monday, September 19: Practice 3:15 – 4:30 PM

Tuesday, September 20: GAME – Field @ CMS 4:15 PM – 8th grade plays first

Wednesday, September 21: Practice 7:00 – 7:45 AM

Thursday, September 22: GAME – Gemini @ CMS 3:45 PM – 8th grade plays second

Friday, September 23: GAME CMS @ Attea 4:15 PM (both teams start at 4:15 since Attea has 2 gyms)

Fitness Club week of 9/19-9’23…..

Monday, Tuesday and Friday…all after school.

Congrats to our 8th grade Soccer team who won their game against Wilmette 6-1 on Friday!

BOOK CLUB @ LUNCH will meet Thursday, Sept. 22nd in the Bat Cave, located at the back of the library, during each lunch period. If you are interested in participating bring your lunch and join Mrs. Shifrin and others to discuss good books.

Students with computer

Student Announcements wk of Sept. 5

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**Are you interested in learning leadership while helping create a positive environment at Caruso? If so, Student Council is for you. Join us for an informational meeting on Friday September 9th in the CMA room at 7:30am. Everyone is invited!


**Attention all students: a reminder that if you plan to visit our elementary schools you need to make sure to email a teacher in advance to set-up an appointment and enter through the front doors only. Please be sure not to arrive unannounced or enter through a side door during dismissal time. Thank you!


**DESTINATION IMAGINATION – If you are interested in signing up for DI stop by B1 – AFTER SCHOOL – Monday, Sept. 12th OR Tuesday, Sept. 13th to find out about DI and when it will be starting. If you have never heard of DI, come and learn what the excitement and all those trophies in the library are all about.You don’t have to come both days. If you can’t make it on either day, send Mr. Jensen an email and let him know of your interest to join DI. If you have a returning team, you should still come by to get signed up.


**Water Bottle Flip – it’s gone viral at Caruso! But, how does it work? Check out the following link and learn some of the physics behind this phenomena. Join the Edmodo group: Water Bottle Flip athttps://www.edmodo.com/home#/join/9wbmdc Post your videos and your suggestions for the best and most successful water bottle flip!


**7th and 8th grade girls’ volleyball schedule for the week of 9/12/16:

Monday, September 12: GAME – Shepard @ CMS 3:45 PM – 8th grade plays second

Tuesday, September 13: Practice 3:15 – 4:30 PM

Wednesday, September 14: Practice 7:00 – 7:45 AM

Thursday, September 15: GAME – Caruso @ Wilmette 4:15 – both teams start at the same time in two different gyms

Friday, September 16: Practice 3:15 – 4:30 PM


**Fitness Club – Wednesday morning, Thursday after school and Friday after school.

Winning Students

Student Announcements wk of Aug. 30

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**Excellent first 6th Grade Choir (Caruso Singers) rehearsal today!

6th Graders: If you’re still interested/curious what choir is all about, but missed our first rehearsal, come to our rehearsal next Friday at 3:00pm!

Students interested in the musical: It doesn’t hurt to be in Choir as well ?!http://kvombrack.wix.com/carusomusic


**7th and 8th grade girls’ volleyball schedule for the week of 9/5/16:

Monday, September 5: No School = No Practice

Tuesday, September 6: GAME – Springman vs CMS @ 4:15 PM @ Caruso. 8th grade plays second.

Wednesday, September 7: Practice 7:00 – 7:45 AM

Thursday, September 8: Practice 3:15 – 4:30 PM

Friday, September 9: No Practice


**Poms will be for all three grade levels this year. Miss Jaksich will be coaching. There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday, September 7th at 7:45 am in room E-5. Email her with any questions.


**The fitness club is ready to open for the 2016-2017 school year. Please see any physical education teacher for a sign-up form.
**6th grade students: If you are interested in joining Lunch Buddies Ms. Erbach and Ms. Zajac will be stopping in 6th grade lunch tomorrow with more information. If you already know that you are interested in participating please fill out the attached permission slip and return to the Main Office by next Wednesday, September 7th. https://drive.google.com/a/dps109.org/file/d/0ByGg8kSTDY3aTFRyNzdKZFFjbDg/view?usp=sharing

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