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Hello Field Falcons!!


A big thank you to Sue Lisowski and Deirdre Churchill of the Field Social Committee for organizing a fun ice skating event on teacher institute day!  The kids and parents had a blast!!


Important dates/announcements for the upcoming weeks:


Square 1 Art

Did you miss purchasing your child's Square 1 Art?  You can still order and Field School will benefit! Use the art access code located in your order packet or contact Customer Care at or 888.332.3294 to receive your access code.



Come see the creative work of our District 205 students.  We are hosting an Elmhurst Reflections exhibit celebrating the accomplishments of our artists with the community.  Twenty-one Field School artists competed in this years program.  The exhibit is free and open to the public at the Judith B Salon, 463 N York St.  We are kicking off our exhibit with an Opening Celebration on Friday, February 22nd 6:30-8:00pm.  Entries will be on display throughout the public space, musicians will play their pieces and dance and film videos will be on the big screen. 


If you cannot make it on February 22nd, don't worry!  You can still visit!  The display will be open from February 22 through March 30 during normal business hours. Questions?  Please contact Michelle Wehrle at


Winter Wonderfest--Saturday, February 2nd 🎪🍿🍭

2:00pm-5:00pm, Field School

The always fun and exciting Field Winter Wonderfest is back!  

New this year: Game truck (3rd-5th grade only), magic show, DJ, photo booth, and Chicago Ballon Artist show!

We will still have the always fun, carnival games, prizes, and class raffle baskets!!

Tickets are on sale now!  You can purchase online through January 25th or the day of the event (wristbands and raffle tickets only on the day of).


Summer Recreation Open House--Wednesday, February 6th (Flier Attached)

6:00pm-8:00pm, York High School Commons

Save the Date for the Summer Recreation Open House.  This is a "one-stop shop" for all PreK-12th grade summer recreational and educational programs


REACH Parent Information--DATE CHANGES!

Wednesday, February 13thSandburg Middle School, 7:00pm

This is an informational meeting to discuss the Middle School Math Pathway, including the transition to high school and beyond. Dave Beedy, District STEM Coordinator and Deb Lee, District REACH Coordinator are the invited speakers.  Doors 3 & 7 will be open.


Wednesday, March 13th, Sandburg Auditorium, 7:00pm

This presentation will cover a program overview, identification, expectations, appeals process, and more with an added focus on families whose students received notice that they will be joining REACH on March 1st.


D205 Foundation Gala--Saturday, February 9th

6:00pm, Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Oak Brook Campus

District 205 Foundation's annual fundraising gala's tickets are now on sale!  For more information or to purchase tickets, click here:


Science Olympiad--Thursday, March 14th

Initial planning for Science Olympiad will be starting soon!  If you are interested helping plan this event, please contact Lynnea Brown,



Volunteer Opportunities:


Winter Wonderfest

Calling all volunteers! Your help is greatly needed for our upcoming Winter Wonderfest on Saturday, February 2nd.  There are short shifts and jobs of all types, so you can easily find something that will work for you!  Click on the following link to sign up for this favorite annual family event, we can't do it without you!


Kids' Heart Challenge (formerly know as Jump Rope for Heart)--Friday, February 22nd

Mr. Kolb is looking for volunteers to help with the Kids' Heart Challenge.  If you are interested, please sign up here:



Our awesome Field PTA Treasurer, Amy Kehoe, will be "retiring" after this school year, so the PTA will need a new treasurer for next year(s).  We would like to have the next treasurer shadow Amy before her role is finished.  If you would like to learn more about this important PTA Executive Committee role, please email Amy, amy.kehoe@yahoo.comor me,


Kelly Asseff

Field PTA President 2018-2019 


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Go Field Falcons!

Go Field Falcons!

Upcoming Events

January 21 - No School - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 31 - PE Heart Challenge Kick-off

February 2 - Winter Wonderfest from 2 to 5:00 PM

February 6 - Student Late Arrival Day - Supervision begins at 9:30 AM and school begins at 9:45 AM

February 6 - Summer Recreation Open House

February 9 - District 205 Gala

February 15 - Kindness Assemblies

March 14 - Science Olympiad


Late Start Days:

February 6 and 20

March 6 and 20

April 3 and 24

May 8

2018 - 2019 PTA Meetings

September 18, 2018 @ 7:00pm - Field Library

September 27, 2018 @ 7:00pm - Field Library - SPECIAL MEETING TO DISCUSS REFERENDUM

October 16, 2018 @ 3:15pm - Field Library

November 13, 2018 @ 3:15pm - Field Library - Agenda - Minutes

NO December PTA Meeting

January 15, 2019 @ 1:45pm - Field Multipurpose Room

February 19, 2019 @ 7:00pm - Field Library

March 19, 2019 @ 1:45pm - Field Multipurpose Room

April 16, 2019 @ 7:00pm - Field Library

May 21, 2019 @ 8:15am - Field Multipurpose Room