• Week of May 27, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 5/24/2019 1:00:00 AM

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    AP PROGRAM CHANGES
    Learn about important changes happening to our AP program
    Charting a Path to College Credit (English)
    Trazando el camino para ganar creditos universitarios (Spanish)

    SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
    Summer school registration takes place on:

    Class of 2023 January 21 - 24 
    Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

    Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
    June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
    June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
    June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

    There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
    Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

    Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

    Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

    Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

    We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

    For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

    SUMMER BEHIND-THE-WHEEL INSTRUCTION
    The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 15. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

    Dates for BTW sessions are:
    Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
    Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
    Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
    Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

    For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
    For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.


    INCOMING FRESHMAN PHYSICALS
    By Illinois state law (school code, section 27-8.1), all incoming freshman students must have a physical examination taken within a year prior to entering 9th grade. As approved by District 212 Board of Education, all freshman medical forms are due in the East Leyden High School Health Office by June 3, 2019. After the June 3rd deadline, a progressive scale of late fees will apply for freshman medical forms as follows:

    -$30.00 late fee from June 4 through June 30th
    -$40.00 late fee from July 1 through July 31st
    -$50.00 late fee after August 1st


    All late fees will be due and payable no later than Friday, August 5, 2019. Students may not start school until all medical forms are turned in and checked for completion by the school health aide. Keep in mind that a sports physical does not fulfill the requirement for a freshman physical.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please make your student’s physical examination appointment NOW so that late fees can be avoided. It is getting to be a very busy time of year for doctors’ offices and you must allow time to obtain an appointment.


    PARENTS THAT PROVIDE THEIR STUDENTS COMPLETE PHYSICAL AND IMMUNIZATION RECORD BY JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

    **IMPORTANT NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR**
    Please be aware that the State of Illinois has added NEW immunization requirements for the 2019-20 school year. Any student entering the 12th grade shall show proof of receiving 2 doses of Meningococcal immunization MCV4.


    Minimum intervals for administration: The first dose received on or after the 11th birthday; second dose on or after the 16th birthday. The required interval must be at least eight weeks after the first dose. Only one dose is required if the first dose was received at 16 years of age or older. No proof of immunity allowed.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please return signed and dated proof of your student's meningococcal conjugate (MCV4) immunization to the health office no later than Wednesday, June 3, 2019.


    PARENTS WHO PROVIDE PROOF OF THEIR STUDENTS FULFILLING THE MENINGITIS REQUIREMENT BEFORE JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

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  • Week of May 13, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 5/10/2019

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    HAPPENING THIS WEEK
    SATURDAY, 5/11
    Spirit of Hispania - West Leyden - 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
    TUESDAY, 5/14
    Incubator Pitch Night - East Auditorium - 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    FRIDAY, 5/17
    East Leyden Prom - Venuti’s - 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM

    CLASS OF 2019 INFORMATION

    PROM
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
    Venuti’s Banquet & Hall
    22551 W. Lake St.
    Addison, IL 60101

     
    SENIOR BRUNCH
    Monday, May 20, 2019
    9:30 a.m -11:30 a.m.
    The Estate by Gene & Georgetti
    9421 W. Higgins
    Rosemont, IL 60018

    GRADUATION PRACTICE
    PRACTICE IS MANDATORY*

    Tuesday, May 21, 2019

    9:00 am - 11:00 a.m.
    (morning of graduation ceremony)

    Rosemont Theatre

    5400 N. River Road

    Rosemont, IL 60018

    Graduation Ticket Distribution – All seniors who are participating in the graduation ceremony will receive eight (8) tickets total at this time. No additional tickets will be available.


    Parking Pass Distribution – Each graduate will receive one parking pass to be used in the Rosemont Theatre parking lot. Only cars with a parking pass will be allowed to park in the Theatre lot. All other vehicles must park in the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Parking Garage, located just north of the Theatre. Parking tickets for the parking garage will be validated at no charge in the theatre lobby, following the ceremony.

    EAST GRADUATION CEREMONY
    Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at 6:30 p.m.

    Rosemont Theatre

    5400 N. River Road

    Rosemont, IL 60018 

    Cap & Gown pictures will be taken the night of the ceremony. Picture proofs will then be mailed to students' homes following the event or will be available online a few days after the ceremony at www.gradimages.com.

    SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
    Summer school registration takes place on:

    Class of 2023 January 21 - 24 
    Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

    Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
    June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
    June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
    June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

    There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
    Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

    Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

    Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

    Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

    We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

    For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

    SUMMER BEHIND-THE-WHEEL INSTRUCTION
    The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 15. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

    Dates for BTW sessions are:
    Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
    Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
    Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
    Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

    For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
    For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.


    INCOMING FRESHMAN PHYSICALS
    By Illinois state law (school code, section 27-8.1), all incoming freshman students must have a physical examination taken within a year prior to entering 9th grade. As approved by District 212 Board of Education, all freshman medical forms are due in the East Leyden High School Health Office by June 3, 2019. After the June 3rd deadline, a progressive scale of late fees will apply for freshman medical forms as follows:

    -$30.00 late fee from June 4 through June 30th
    -$40.00 late fee from July 1 through July 31st
    -$50.00 late fee after August 1st


    All late fees will be due and payable no later than Friday, August 5, 2019. Students may not start school until all medical forms are turned in and checked for completion by the school health aide. Keep in mind that a sports physical does not fulfill the requirement for a freshman physical.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please make your student’s physical examination appointment NOW so that late fees can be avoided. It is getting to be a very busy time of year for doctors’ offices and you must allow time to obtain an appointment.


    PARENTS THAT PROVIDE THEIR STUDENTS COMPLETE PHYSICAL AND IMMUNIZATION RECORD BY JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

    **IMPORTANT NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR**
    Please be aware that the State of Illinois has added NEW immunization requirements for the 2019-20 school year. Any student entering the 12th grade shall show proof of receiving 2 doses of Meningococcal immunization MCV4.


    Minimum intervals for administration: The first dose received on or after the 11th birthday; second dose on or after the 16th birthday. The required interval must be at least eight weeks after the first dose. Only one dose is required if the first dose was received at 16 years of age or older. No proof of immunity allowed.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please return signed and dated proof of your student's meningococcal conjugate (MCV4) immunization to the health office no later than Wednesday, June 3, 2019.


    PARENTS WHO PROVIDE PROOF OF THEIR STUDENTS FULFILLING THE MENINGITIS REQUIREMENT BEFORE JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

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  • Week of May 6, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 5/3/2019 3:00:00 PM

    HAPPENING THIS WEEK
    Saturday, 5/4
    SAT Testing – East Leyden - 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
    Sunday 4/5
    Spirit of Hispania – West Auditorium – 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm
    Spirit of Hispania – West Auditorium – 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
    Wednesday, 4/8
    Spring Sports Award – West Auditorium – 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
    Friday, 4/10
    Spirit of Hispania – West Auditorium – 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

    SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
    Summer school registration takes place on:

    Class of 2023 January 21 - 24 
    Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

    Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
    June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
    June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
    June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

    There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
    Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

    Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

    Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

    Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

    We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

    For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

    SUMMER BEHIND-THE-WHEEL INSTRUCTION
    The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 15. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

    Dates for BTW sessions are:
    Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
    Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
    Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
    Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

    For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
    For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.


    INCOMING FRESHMAN PHYSICALS
    By Illinois state law (school code, section 27-8.1), all incoming freshman students must have a physical examination taken within a year prior to entering 9th grade. As approved by District 212 Board of Education, all freshman medical forms are due in the East Leyden High School Health Office by June 3, 2019. After the June 3rd deadline, a progressive scale of late fees will apply for freshman medical forms as follows:

    -$30.00 late fee from June 4 through June 30th
    -$40.00 late fee from July 1 through July 31st
    -$50.00 late fee after August 1st


    All late fees will be due and payable no later than Friday, August 5, 2019. Students may not start school until all medical forms are turned in and checked for completion by the school health aide. Keep in mind that a sports physical does not fulfill the requirement for a freshman physical.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please make your student’s physical examination appointment NOW so that late fees can be avoided. It is getting to be a very busy time of year for doctors’ offices and you must allow time to obtain an appointment.


    PARENTS THAT PROVIDE THEIR STUDENTS COMPLETE PHYSICAL AND IMMUNIZATION RECORD BY JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

    **IMPORTANT NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR**
    Please be aware that the State of Illinois has added NEW immunization requirements for the 2019-20 school year. Any student entering the 12th grade shall show proof of receiving 2 doses of Meningococcal immunization MCV4.


    Minimum intervals for administration: The first dose received on or after the 11th birthday; second dose on or after the 16th birthday. The required interval must be at least eight weeks after the first dose. Only one dose is required if the first dose was received at 16 years of age or older. No proof of immunity allowed.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please return signed and dated proof of your student's meningococcal conjugate (MCV4) immunization to the health office no later than Wednesday, June 3, 2019.


    PARENTS WHO PROVIDE PROOF OF THEIR STUDENTS FULFILLING THE MENINGITIS REQUIREMENT BEFORE JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

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  • Week of April 29, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 4/26/2019 2:00:00 PM

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    HAPPENING THIS WEEK
    Saturday, 4/27
    Leyden Parent University - 8:15 am - 1:00 pm West Leyden

    SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
    Summer school registration takes place on:

    Class of 2023 January 21 - 24 
    Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

    Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
    June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
    June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
    June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

    There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
    Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

    Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

    Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

    Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

    We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

    For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

    SUMMER BEHIND-THE-WHEEL INSTRUCTION
    The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 15. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

    Dates for BTW sessions are:
    Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
    Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
    Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
    Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

    For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
    For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.


    INCOMING FRESHMAN PHYSICALS
    By Illinois state law (school code, section 27-8.1), all incoming freshman students must have a physical examination taken within a year prior to entering 9th grade. As approved by District 212 Board of Education, all freshman medical forms are due in the East Leyden High School Health Office by June 3, 2019. After the June 3rd deadline, a progressive scale of late fees will apply for freshman medical forms as follows:

    -$30.00 late fee from June 4 through June 30th
    -$40.00 late fee from July 1 through July 31st
    -$50.00 late fee after August 1st


    All late fees will be due and payable no later than Friday, August 5, 2019. Students may not start school until all medical forms are turned in and checked for completion by the school health aide. Keep in mind that a sports physical does not fulfill the requirement for a freshman physical.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please make your student’s physical examination appointment NOW so that late fees can be avoided. It is getting to be a very busy time of year for doctors’ offices and you must allow time to obtain an appointment.


    PARENTS THAT PROVIDE THEIR STUDENTS COMPLETE PHYSICAL AND IMMUNIZATION RECORD BY JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

    **IMPORTANT NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR**
    Please be aware that the State of Illinois has added NEW immunization requirements for the 2019-20 school year. Any student entering the 12th grade shall show proof of receiving 2 doses of Meningococcal immunization MCV4.


    Minimum intervals for administration: The first dose received on or after the 11th birthday; second dose on or after the 16th birthday. The required interval must be at least eight weeks after the first dose. Only one dose is required if the first dose was received at 16 years of age or older. No proof of immunity allowed.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please return signed and dated proof of your student's meningococcal conjugate (MCV4) immunization to the health office no later than Wednesday, June 3, 2019.


    PARENTS WHO PROVIDE PROOF OF THEIR STUDENTS FULFILLING THE MENINGITIS REQUIREMENT BEFORE JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

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  • Week of April 15, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 4/12/2019

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    HAPPENING THIS WEEK
    Tuesday, 4/16
    PSAT 10 Make-Up Exam
    Senior Scholarship Awards Night - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - Field House
    Wednesday, 4/17
    Make-Up Cap & Gown Distribution - During Lunch Periods
    Thursday, 4/18
    PSAT 9 Make-Up Exam
    Modern Language Senior Appreciation Ceremony - 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Little Theater
    Friday, 4/19
    No School

    PARENTS OF JUNIORS
    Congratulations to your child on completing the SAT! The College Board is offering Opportunity Scholarships to students in the Class of 2020 just for planning for college and practicing the SAT-things they are probably doing already.

    If your child has colleges on their list, has practiced for the SAT on Khan Academy, and can demonstrate an improved SAT score, they're already eligible for 3 scholarships!

    College Board chooses random students EVERY MONTH for scholarships starting junior year and continuing through senior year.

    Please see the attached flyer for more information, and if your child hasn't already taken some of these steps toward an Opportunity Scholarship, it is not too late! Last month, 20 Illinois students were awarded with Opportunity Scholarships. Just visit cb.org/opportunity for more information!

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    LEYDEN PARENT UNIVERSITY
    LPU is a parent-only event taking place at West Leyden on Saturday, April 27. The event will help support and empower you to assist your child(en) at Leyden find success in and beyond high school. This year there are new sessions, new speakers and a new lunch! 
    Register today by clicking here


    Register by April 5 to receive an EXTRA chance for the scholarship!
    Scholarships Awarded on April 27 - Must be present to win! 
    Each year we give out TWO Scholarships to parents who attend LPU to be applied to two student’s postsecondary plan upon graduation. We do this in an effort to reinforce that PARENT PARTICIPATION in their child’s postsecondary planning is critical to their child’s success!
     

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    SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
    Summer school registration takes place on:

    Class of 2023 January 21 - 24 
    Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

    Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
    June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
    June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
    June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

    There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
    Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

    Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

    Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

    Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

    We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

    For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

    SUMMER BEHIND-THE-WHEEL INSTRUCTION
    The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 15. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

    Dates for BTW sessions are:
    Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
    Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
    Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
    Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

    For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
    For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.


    INCOMING FRESHMAN PHYSICALS
    By Illinois state law (school code, section 27-8.1), all incoming freshman students must have a physical examination taken within a year prior to entering 9th grade. As approved by District 212 Board of Education, all freshman medical forms are due in the East Leyden High School Health Office by June 3, 2019. After the June 3rd deadline, a progressive scale of late fees will apply for freshman medical forms as follows:

    -$30.00 late fee from June 4 through June 30th
    -$40.00 late fee from July 1 through July 31st
    -$50.00 late fee after August 1st


    All late fees will be due and payable no later than Friday, August 5, 2019. Students may not start school until all medical forms are turned in and checked for completion by the school health aide. Keep in mind that a sports physical does not fulfill the requirement for a freshman physical.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please make your student’s physical examination appointment NOW so that late fees can be avoided. It is getting to be a very busy time of year for doctors’ offices and you must allow time to obtain an appointment.


    PARENTS THAT PROVIDE THEIR STUDENTS COMPLETE PHYSICAL AND IMMUNIZATION RECORD BY JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

    **IMPORTANT NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR**
    Please be aware that the State of Illinois has added NEW immunization requirements for the 2019-20 school year. Any student entering the 12th grade shall show proof of receiving 2 doses of Meningococcal immunization MCV4.


    Minimum intervals for administration: The first dose received on or after the 11th birthday; second dose on or after the 16th birthday. The required interval must be at least eight weeks after the first dose. Only one dose is required if the first dose was received at 16 years of age or older. No proof of immunity allowed.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please return signed and dated proof of your student's meningococcal conjugate (MCV4) immunization to the health office no later than Wednesday, June 3, 2019.


    PARENTS WHO PROVIDE PROOF OF THEIR STUDENTS FULFILLING THE MENINGITIS REQUIREMENT BEFORE JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

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  • Week of April 8, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 4/5/2019

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    HAPPENING THIS WEEK
    Tuesday, 4/9
    SAT Testing
    Wednesday, 4/10
    PSAT Testing
    Friday, 4/12
    Cap & Gown Distribution - During lunch periods.

    LEYDEN PARENT UNIVERSITY
    LPU is a parent-only event taking place at West Leyden on Saturday, April 27. The event will help support and empower you to assist your child(en) at Leyden find success in and beyond high school. This year there are new sessions, new speakers and a new lunch! 
    Register today by clicking here


    Register by April 5 to receive an EXTRA chance for the scholarship!
    Scholarships Awarded on April 27 - Must be present to win! 
    Each year we give out TWO Scholarships to parents who attend LPU to be applied to two student’s postsecondary plan upon graduation. We do this in an effort to reinforce that PARENT PARTICIPATION in their child’s postsecondary planning is critical to their child’s success!
     

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    SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
    Summer school registration takes place on:

    Class of 2023 January 21 - 24 
    Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

    Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
    June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
    June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
    June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

    There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
    Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

    Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

    Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

    Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

    We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

    For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

    SUMMER BEHIND-THE-WHEEL INSTRUCTION
    The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 15. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

    Dates for BTW sessions are:
    Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
    Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
    Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
    Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

    For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
    For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.


    INCOMING FRESHMAN PHYSICALS
    By Illinois state law (school code, section 27-8.1), all incoming freshman students must have a physical examination taken within a year prior to entering 9th grade. As approved by District 212 Board of Education, all freshman medical forms are due in the East Leyden High School Health Office by June 3, 2019. After the June 3rd deadline, a progressive scale of late fees will apply for freshman medical forms as follows:

    -$30.00 late fee from June 4 through June 30th
    -$40.00 late fee from July 1 through July 31st
    -$50.00 late fee after August 1st


    All late fees will be due and payable no later than Friday, August 5, 2019. Students may not start school until all medical forms are turned in and checked for completion by the school health aide. Keep in mind that a sports physical does not fulfill the requirement for a freshman physical.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please make your student’s physical examination appointment NOW so that late fees can be avoided. It is getting to be a very busy time of year for doctors’ offices and you must allow time to obtain an appointment.


    PARENTS THAT PROVIDE THEIR STUDENTS COMPLETE PHYSICAL AND IMMUNIZATION RECORD BY JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

    **IMPORTANT NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR**
    Please be aware that the State of Illinois has added NEW immunization requirements for the 2019-20 school year. Any student entering the 12th grade shall show proof of receiving 2 doses of Meningococcal immunization MCV4.


    Minimum intervals for administration: The first dose received on or after the 11th birthday; second dose on or after the 16th birthday. The required interval must be at least eight weeks after the first dose. Only one dose is required if the first dose was received at 16 years of age or older. No proof of immunity allowed.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please return signed and dated proof of your student's meningococcal conjugate (MCV4) immunization to the health office no later than Wednesday, June 3, 2019.


    PARENTS WHO PROVIDE PROOF OF THEIR STUDENTS FULFILLING THE MENINGITIS REQUIREMENT BEFORE JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

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  • Week of March 25, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 3/20/2019

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    HAPPENING THIS WEEK
    Spring Break - No School 3/25 - 3/29

    KHAN ACADEMY OFFICIAL SAT PRACTICE WEEKLY WINNERS
    East Leyden students have been increasing their practice on Khan Academy in preparation for the upcoming PSAT and SAT exams! The top juniors are:


    Aakash S.
    Bartosz S.
    Lauren T.


    Did you know that College Board offers Opportunity Scholarships with monthly drawings for students in the Class of 2020 who build a college list, practice on Khan Academy, and improve their SAT score. Visit https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/ and log in with your College Board account.

    LEYDEN PARENT UNIVERSITY
    LPU is a parent-only event taking place at West Leyden on Saturday, April 27. The event will help support and empower you to assist your child(en) at Leyden find success in and beyond high school. This year there are new sessions, new speakers and a new lunch!
    Register today by clicking here


    Register by April 5 to receive an EXTRA chance for the scholarship!
    Scholarships Awarded on April 27 - Must be present to win!
    Each year we give out TWO Scholarships to parents who attend LPU to be applied to two student’s postsecondary plan upon graduation. We do this in an effort to reinforce that PARENT PARTICIPATION in their child’s postsecondary planning is critical to their child’s success!
     

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    SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
    Summer school registration takes place on:

    Class of 2023 January 21 - 24
    Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

    Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
    June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
    June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
    June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

    There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
    Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

    Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

    Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

    Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

    We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

    For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

    SUMMER BEHIND-THE-WHEEL INSTRUCTION
    The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 15. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

    Dates for BTW sessions are:
    Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
    Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
    Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
    Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

    For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
    For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.


    INCOMING FRESHMAN PHYSICALS
    By Illinois state law (school code, section 27-8.1), all incoming freshman students must have a physical examination taken within a year prior to entering 9th grade. As approved by District 212 Board of Education, all freshman medical forms are due in the East Leyden High School Health Office by June 3, 2019. After the June 3rd deadline, a progressive scale of late fees will apply for freshman medical forms as follows:

    -$30.00 late fee from June 4 through June 30th
    -$40.00 late fee from July 1 through July 31st
    -$50.00 late fee after August 1st


    All late fees will be due and payable no later than Friday, August 5, 2019. Students may not start school until all medical forms are turned in and checked for completion by the school health aide. Keep in mind that a sports physical does not fulfill the requirement for a freshman physical.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please make your student’s physical examination appointment NOW so that late fees can be avoided. It is getting to be a very busy time of year for doctors’ offices and you must allow time to obtain an appointment.


    PARENTS THAT PROVIDE THEIR STUDENTS COMPLETE PHYSICAL AND IMMUNIZATION RECORD BY JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

    **IMPORTANT NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR**
    Please be aware that the State of Illinois has added NEW immunization requirements for the 2019-20 school year. Any student entering the 12th grade shall show proof of receiving 2 doses of Meningococcal immunization MCV4.


    Minimum intervals for administration: The first dose received on or after the 11th birthday; second dose on or after the 16th birthday. The required interval must be at least eight weeks after the first dose. Only one dose is required if the first dose was received at 16 years of age or older. No proof of immunity allowed.


    Vaccinations not given at proper intervals will not be considered compliant with the Illinois School Code.
    Please return signed and dated proof of your student's meningococcal conjugate (MCV4) immunization to the health office no later than Wednesday, June 3, 2019.


    PARENTS WHO PROVIDE PROOF OF THEIR STUDENTS FULFILLING THE MENINGITIS REQUIREMENT BEFORE JUNE 1ST WILL BE ENTERED INTO A RAFFLE TO WIN A $50.00 VISA GIFT CARD!!!!!

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  • Week of March 18, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 3/15/2019

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    HAPPENING THIS WEEK
    Saturday, 3/16
    Practice SAT - 7:30 am - 12:30 pm - Study Hall
    Tuesday, 3/19
    Parent Teacher Conferences - 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm - Field House
    Friday, 3/22
    Cap & Gown Payments & Delivery - During lunch periods

    KHAN ACADEMY OFFICIAL SAT PRACTICE WEEKLY WINNERS
    East Leyden students have been increasing their practice on Khan Academy in preparation for the upcoming PSAT and SAT exams! The top juniors are:

    Alan F.
    Sashenka S.
    Bartosz S.

    Did you know that College Board offers Opportunity Scholarships with monthly drawings for students in the Class of 2020 who build a college list, practice on Khan Academy, and improve their SAT score. Visit https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/ and log in with your College Board account.

    LEYDEN PARENT UNIVERSITY
    Parents, Grades 8-11: Have you Registered?!
    LPU is the BIGGEST parent event of the year - Leyden Parent University! It is also one of the PARENT EXPECTATIONS events. We expect you there! Sign up TODAY!

    Scholarships Awarded on April 27!
    Each year we give out TWO Scholarships to parents who attend LPU to be applied to two student’s postsecondary plan upon graduation. We do this in an effort to reinforce that PARENT PARTICIPATION in their child’s postsecondary planning is critical to their child’s success!

    LPU is a parent-only event taking place at West Leyden on Saturday, April 27. The event will help support and empower you to assist your child(en) at Leyden find success in and beyond high school. There will be new sessions, new speakers and a new lunch menu! Make arrangements to attend -Don’t miss out. Register today by clicking here.

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    ALL PARENTS
    Check out the latest edition of Student Services: March News You Can Use

    EAST LEYDEN PARENTS’ CLUB NEWS

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    SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
    Summer school registration takes place on:

    Class of 2023 January 21 - 24 
    Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

    Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
    June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
    June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
    June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

    There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
    Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

    Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

    Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

    Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

    We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

    For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

    Summer Behind-The-Wheel Instruction
    The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 10. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

    Dates for BTW sessions are:
    Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
    Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
    Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
    Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

    For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
    For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.

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  • Week of March 11, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 3/8/2019

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    HAPPENING THIS WEEK
    Tuesday, 3/12
    Inspirational Eagle Awards Dinner - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm - West Leyden
    Wednesday, 3/13
    Winter Band Concert - 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm - East Auditorium
    Thursday, 3/14
    Spanish Honor Society Induction - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Nardini Library

    LEYDEN PARENT UNIVERSITY
    Parents, Grades 8-11: Have you Registered?!
    LPU is the BIGGEST parent event of the year - Leyden Parent University! It is also one of the PARENT EXPECTATIONS events. We expect you there! Sign up TODAY!

    Scholarships Awarded on April 27!
    Each year we give out TWO Scholarships to parents who attend LPU to be applied to two student’s postsecondary plan upon graduation. We do this in an effort to reinforce that PARENT PARTICIPATION in their child’s postsecondary planning is critical to their child’s success!

    LPU is a parent-only event taking place at West Leyden on Saturday, April 27. The event will help support and empower you to assist your child(en) at Leyden find success in and beyond high school. There will be new sessions, new speakers and a new lunch menu! Make arrangements to attend -Don’t miss out. Register today by clicking here.

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    ALL PARENTS
    Check out the latest edition of Student Services: March News You Can Use

    EAST LEYDEN PARENTS’ CLUB NEWS

    East Leyden High School Parents’ Club Presents….
    Our Little Caesars® Pizza Kit Fundraiser!

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    It’s Pizza!Pizza!® time! Time for you, your friends, and your family to get your Little Caesars® Pizza Kits! Have them on hand for quick dinners, parties or entertaining! Buy several Kits and stock your freezers! Thanks!

    There are 2 ways to submit your order.

    1- Pay for your order at PizzaKit.com. You will have the option to pay cash or via credit card for your entire brochure order, or just for your personal purchase.
    Place your orders online and pay by credit card.
    Go to PizzaKit.com
    Click on Products, then Order Pizza Kits
    Select Ship My Order to the Group – DO NOT SELECT SHIP TO HOME
    Enter Fundraiser ID #(366143)
    Select “Supporter” to only pay for the Kits you personally wish to purchase.
    Do not submit these orders on any Order Form


    OR


    2- Turn in your completed order form and payment to the principal’s office: Please make checks payable to East Leyden Parents’ Club. Fill out the top portion of your order form with your name and the best contact phone number (cell phones preferred).

    Sale dates: 10/23/18 – 11/15/18
    Be sure your order form is correctly tallied!
    Double check all rows and columns.
    Late orders will NOT be accepted
    Pick Up: 11/30/18

    Remember, if the products thaw they can be refrozen.
    Products must be picked up on the 30th, as there is no storage area for them.

    Thank you for your support and participation!

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    SUMMER SCHOOL 2019
    Summer school registration takes place on:

    Class of 2023 January 21 - 24
    Upperclassmen March 18 - May 31

    Summer school classes will be held at the West Campus. Classes will run as follows:
    June 10 - 13 July 8 - 11
    June 17 - 20 July 15 - 18
    June 24 - 27 July 22 - 25

    There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.
    Tuition is $125 per .5 credit. Courses will be closed when registrations have reached maximum size or canceled if there is insufficient paid registration. Seats will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis and enrollments past the listed deadline will be considered based on space availability. Students should see their counselor if they have questions regarding summer courses.

    Option #1: Leyden Website Enrollment. Registration can be completed at www.leyden212.org.

    Option #2: On-site enrollment at each campus. Cashiers at each campus will enroll students and accept payment. Cashiers can accept checks, cash, or credit/debit cards (Visa/MasterCard). Checks should be made payable to: Leyden High School.

    Full payment will be due at the time of registration, and refunds will only be issued if a course is canceled due to insufficient enrollment. Fees also apply to courses to be audited without credit.

    We will offer bus transportation to students who live within the district and are more than 1.5 miles from West Leyden High School.

    For questions about summer school please contact Vita Terenzio at 847-451-3095.

    Summer Behind-The-Wheel Instruction
    The cost of registration will be $250. Registration for driver education behind-the-wheel instruction will begin on April 10. There will be NO Classes the Week of July 1.

    Dates for BTW sessions are:
    Session One: Monday, June 3 – Thursday, June 13
    Session Two: Monday, June 17 – Thursday, June 27
    Session Three: Monday, July 8 – Thursday, July 18
    Session Four: Monday, July 22 – Thursday, August 1

    For questions regarding in-seat driver education classes taken during the school year, please contact Department Chair Chris Cook ccook@leyden212.org.
    For questions regarding summer behind-the-wheel instruction, please contact Dean Michael Grosch mgrosch@leyden212.org or Dean James Powers jpowers@leyden212.org.

     

     

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  • Week of March 4, 2019

    Posted by Anabel Nieto Duran on 3/1/2019 3:00:00 PM

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    HAPPENING THIS WEEK
    Monday, 3/4
    No School - Casimir Pulaski Day
    Wednesday, 3/6
    Winter Sports Awards - 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    Winter Athletic Awards - 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Spanish Honor Society Induction - 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm - West Leyden 

    KHAN ACADEMY OFFICIAL SAT PRACTICE WEEKLY WINNERS
    East Leyden students have logged in almost 40 hours in Khan Academy this past week! Congratulations to the following students for practicing the most this week on the Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy! Keep up the good work! We have about 5 more weeks left before the PSAT and SAT school day tests. Research shows using Official SAT Practice for 6-8 hours is associated with an average 90-point increase! You, KHAN, do it!

    Grade 9: Conner D. (0-3 hours)
    Grade 10: Roaa M. (0-3 hours)
    Grade 11: Alan F. (3-10 hours)

    2019 ANNUAL TRITON COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL ART COMPETITION
    This year's Triton College High School Art Competition judging took place the second week in January. Five area high schools submitted approximately 140 artworks to make up the show. The artwork was then juried by 3 judges to determine awards. Leyden accounted for 71 of those artworks, which means that half of those pieces were created by Leyden artists! Of those, an impressive number received the highest awards. Leyden students won an incredible 6 of the 7 Best in Category awards, including the Best in Show! Leyden also had 15 first place blue ribbons, 20-second place red ribbons, and 36 third place yellow ribbons.


    Artworks were submitted in 7 different categories; drawing, painting, photography, mixed media, design, sculpture, and ceramics. This year, the Best in Show went to an intricate sculpture of Styrofoam cups by West Leyden artist Alexis Roy, titled Cups. Best of Design was a digital photograph by East Senior Gregory Greco in which he actually laid next to a dead squirrel on a road to create his piece. It was titled Road Kill. Best of Drawing was won by East junior Mauricio Hernandez for his pointillist ink drawing of a female astronaut, titled Rise Up. Lilly Olesky won Best of Painting for her modern-day depiction of the famous Edvard Munch painting The Scream, for her painting of the same name. Julia Gryc, West Leyden student, garnered Best of Photography for her colorful summery photo titled, Hammock. Gloria Goray-Regalado’s piece See Me in a Crown which is a many-layered collage with a charcoal portrait won the Best of Mixed Media category.


    There was an artists' reception, open to the public, on Wednesday, February 13. Students who received Best of Category awards were recognized in an awards ceremony The work was on display through February 14th at the Triton Art Gallery, Building J on the Triton campus.
    The full list of awards is listed here.

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    ATTENTION ALL PARENTS
    Save the date for the BIGGEST parent event of the year - Leyden Parent University!

    LPU is a parent-only event taking place at West Leyden on Saturday, April 27. The event will help support and empower you to assist your child(en) at Leyden find success in and beyond high school. There will be new sessions, new speakers and a new lunch menu! Don’t miss out. Register today by clicking here. 

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