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“Girls On the Run” Outreach Project Collects Children’s DVDs

Townline and Dual Language students participating in Girls on the Run this spring are working on their community outreach project. This season they are helping collect children’s dvd’s for an organization called Kid Flicks. Kid Flicks is a not-for-profit organization that donates movie libraries  to Children’s Hospitals and Pediatric Departments throughout the country. Every time they collect […]

Students and Parents: Library Reminder

April 24 was the last day for TL and DL students to check out books from our wonderful school library.  All checked out books  are due back to Miss Gross by May 8th. Please check for any stray library books that need to come back to school.  We would love to put them back onto […]

Hawthorn Dist. 73 Virtual Ensemble

What do 2500 students, all making music together sound like?  Enjoy the Hawthorn Dist. 73 Virtual Ensemble here. This video is also available in the TL Photo and Media Gallery in the Parent Links above.  

Drop Everything And Read (D.E.A.R.)

In honor of beloved author Beverly Cleary’s birthday, our entire building took part in Drop Everything And Read (D.E.A.R.) Day on  Monday, April 13th.  Wherever the students were at that time, they stopped everything else and read a book, a magazine, a t-shirt or anything else that they could find words on. Enjoy some photos from that fun […]

Inquiry Day at TL

On Friday, students participated in an Inquiry Day which is a part of our Bernstein Artful Learning.  In keeping with our theme of CONNECTIONS, students connected with other countries around the world.  We have assigned each grade level a country and a school.  During Inquiry Day, students conducted research, asked questions and learned about their […]

Girls On The Run

Girls on the Run is a physical activity-based positive youth development program that inspires 3rd through 8th grade girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.  The girls have been having a great time getting to know each other, developing self-esteem, and running together.

Drop Everything and Read (D.E.A.R.)

In honor of beloved author Beverly Cleary’s birthday, our entire building will be taking part in Drop Everything And Read (D.E.A.R.) Day.  This will take place on Monday, April 13 at 2:30-2:50. So wherever the students are at that time, we will either read to the students (a book related to curriculum or just a fun read aloud) […]

Roller Skating in PE

Dear Townline Elementary and School of Dual Language Parents, Beginning on April 21th our Physical Education Classes (grades 2-5) will be involved in an in-house roller skating program. Skating is a “life time sport” that enhances balance, coordination, agility and other motor skills. This wonderful form of exercise can either be aerobic and/or anaerobic. Parent […]