• 10.11.2019 Friday

    Posted by East Student Bulletin on 10/11/2019 7:15:00 AM

    There will be no school Monday, October 14, in honor of the Columbus Day holiday. Classes will resume Tuesday, October 15 on a regular schedule.  (10/11)

    CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

    It's that time of year. Support the Leydenettes Dance Team and breast cancer month by purchasing a pink long sleeve t-shirt for only $12 dollars. Contact a current Leydenette or one of the coaches, Ms. Roman or Ms. Cullen to purchase one. (10/31)

    Are you in the mood for some White Rabbit Creamy Candy or interested in trying some rice crackers? Then, please join Ms. Diaz & Ms. Garcia on Thursday, October 17, for our next PULSE/SHARE Club meeting to eat and discuss our upcoming trip to the National Museum of Mexican Art for Dia de los Muertos. We’ll be in Room 210 from 3-3:30, all are welcome! (10/17)

    Do you know about Make a Difference Day? It is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. Keep the Leyden tradition alive, and volunteer! There will be over 25 projects and 600 of your peers working together to do good right in our own backyard! Sign up with your club or at LeydenVolunteer.com.  See you Saturday, October 19! See Mr. Holthouse with any questions. (10/18)

    COME...IF YOU DARE!  It's Leyden's Bands and Orchestra annual Halloween Concert. Donned in costumes and with seasonal décor, hundreds of students from our Creepy Concert Band, the Ominous Orchestra, and the Sinister Symphonic Band perform some of Halloween's greatest hits, 'dead, in concert' on Wednesday, October 30, at 7 p.m., in the West Campus Auditorium. As always, the performance is free and open to the public! – Mr. Miller (10/30)

    ATHLETICS

    Attention all girls interested in bowling.  The Girls’ Bowling Team will have an informational meeting Tuesday, October 15, at 3:30 in Room 231 at the West Campus.  East students can take the after-school bus to West.  Please plan on either being picked up from West, or take the 5:00 bus back to East. - Coach Aylward (10/15)

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  • 10.10.2019 Thursday

    Posted by East Student Bulletin on 10/10/2019 7:15:00 AM

    CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES 

    It's that time of year. Support the Leydenettes Dance Team and breast cancer month by purchasing a pink long sleeve t-shirt for only $12 dollars. Contact a current Leydenette or one of the coaches, Ms. Roman or Ms. Cullen to purchase one. (10/10)

    Sign Language Club will meet today, October 10, at 3 p.m. in Room 183-A. - Ms. Wind (10/10)

    Hey sophomores! We will have a class meeting today in Room 247 at 3 p.m. All sophomores are welcome! – Ms. Black-Foltin (10/10)

    Are you in the mood for some White Rabbit Creamy Candy or interested in trying some rice crackers? Then, please join Ms. Diaz & Ms. Garcia on Thursday, October 17, for our next PULSE/SHARE Club meeting to eat and discuss our upcoming trip to the National Museum of Mexican Art for Dia de los Muertos. We’ll be in Room 210 from 3-3:30, all are welcome! (10/17)

    Do you know about Make a Difference Day? It is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. Keep the Leyden tradition alive, and volunteer! There will be over 25 projects and 600 of your peers working together to do good right in our own backyard! Sign up with your club or at LeydenVolunteer.com.  See you Saturday, October 19! See Mr. Holthouse with any questions. (10/18)

    COME...IF YOU DARE!  It's Leyden's Bands and Orchestra annual Halloween Concert. Donned in costumes and with seasonal décor, hundreds of students from our Creepy Concert Band, the Ominous Orchestra, and the Sinister Symphonic Band perform some of Halloween's greatest hits, 'dead, in concert' on Wednesday, October 30, at 7 p.m., in the West Campus Auditorium. As always, the performance is free and open to the public! – Mr. Miller (10/30)

    COLLEGES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

    Seniors, sign up in the Counselors' Office, Room 121, to receive a pass to attend the following College Representative Visit.  You MUST sign up before the day of the visit:

    -Kansas City Art Institute, Friday, 10/11, 3rd Period
    -Illinois Wesleyan University, Friday, 10/11, 9th Period

    ATHLETICS

    Attention all girls interested in bowling.  The Girls’ Bowling Team will have an informational meeting Tuesday, October 15, at 3:30 in Room 231 at the West Campus.  East students can take the after-school bus to West.  Please plan on either being picked up from West, or take the 5:00 bus back to East. - Coach Aylward (10/15)

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  • 10.9.2019 Tuesday

    Posted by East Student Bulletin on 10/9/2019 7:15:00 AM

    CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

    Spanish Club will meet today, October 9, in Room 117 at 3 p.m.  All are welcome! – Ms. Moreth (10/9)

    Sign Language Club will be meeting on Thursday, October 10, at 3 p.m. in Room 183-A. - Ms. Wind (10/10)

    Attention Class of 2022 Members! That's you, sophomore class! We are going to have a meeting tomorrow, in Room 247 at 3 p.m. Bring a friend! – Ms. Black-Foltin (10/9)

    Do you know about Make a Difference Day? It is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. Keep the Leyden tradition alive, and volunteer! There will be over 25 projects and 600 of your peers working together to do good right in our own backyard! Sign up with your club or at LeydenVolunteer.com.  See you Saturday, October 19! See Mr. Holthouse with any questions. (10/18)

    COME...IF YOU DARE!  It's Leyden's Bands and Orchestra annual Halloween Concert. Donned in costumes and with seasonal décor, hundreds of students from our Creepy Concert Band, the Ominous Orchestra, and the Sinister Symphonic Band perform some of Halloween's greatest hits, 'dead, in concert' on Wednesday, October 30, at 7 p.m., in the West Campus Auditorium. As always, the performance is free and open to the public! – Mr. Miller (10/30)

    COLLEGES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

    Seniors, sign up in the Counselors' Office, Room 121, to receive a pass to attend the following College Representative Visit.  You MUST sign up before the day of the visit:

    -Bethel College, Indiana, Thursday, 10/10, 10th Period
    -Kansas City Art Institute, Friday, 10/11, 3rd Period
    -Illinois Wesleyan University, Friday, 10/11, 9th Period

    ATHLETICS

    Attention all girls interested in bowling.  The Girls’ Bowling Team will have an informational meeting Tuesday, October 15, at 3:30 in Room 231 at the West Campus.  East students can take the after-school bus to West.  Please plan on either being picked up from West, or take the 5:00 bus back to East. - Coach Aylward (10/15)

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  • 10.8.2019 Tuesday

    Posted by East Student Bulletin on 10/8/2019 7:15:00 AM

    CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

    Makeup Senior Portraits are today, October 8, in the Little Theater. Seniors who have to make-up photos should be receiving a pass during 2nd Period that will allow them to leave the lunchroom to take their photo. Do not lose the pass otherwise you will not be allowed to leave lunch for your photo. The photographer will be here today until 5 p.m. - Mrs. Fatima (10/8)

    Attention Seniors!  TODAY is the last day to submit your order form and payment for your Leyden Senior gear. Your order will not be processed without your payment. Questions see Ms. Schulz in the Counselors’ Office or Ms. Majchrowicz in Room 223. (10/8)

    Please join the Book Club for their Brownies & Books Event today, in the Nardini Library from 3-3:30. We’ll be talking books, sharing recent finds, and discussing upcoming events, all while indulging in some delicious brownies! - Ms. Khodos & Ms. Garcia (10/8)

    There will be a Spanish Club meeting on Wednesday, October 9, in 117 at 3 p.m.  All are welcome! – Ms. Moreth (10/9)

    Attention Class of 2022 Members! That's you, sophomore class! We are going to have a meeting Thursday, in Room 247 at 3 p.m. Bring a friend! – Ms. Black-Foltin (10/9)

    Do you know about Make a Difference Day? It is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. Keep the Leyden tradition alive, and volunteer! There will be over 25 projects and 600 of your peers working together to do good right in our own backyard! Sign up with your club or at LeydenVolunteer.com.  See you Saturday, October 19! See Mr. Holthouse with any questions. (10/18)

    COME...IF YOU DARE!  It's Leyden's Bands and Orchestra annual Halloween Concert. Donned in costumes and with seasonal décor, hundreds of students from our Creepy Concert Band, the Ominous Orchestra, and the Sinister Symphonic Band perform some of Halloween's greatest hits, 'dead, in concert' on Wednesday, October 30, at 7 p.m., in the West Campus Auditorium. As always, the performance is free and open to the public! – Mr. Miller (10/30)

    COLLEGES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

    The Army will be here on October 8, during 10th Period. You must sign up in advance in the Counseling Office if you're interested in attending. – Ms. Alexenko (10/8)

    Seniors, sign up in the Counselors' Office, Room 121, to receive a pass to attend the following College Representative Visit.  You MUST sign up before the day of the visit:

    -California Baptist University, Tuesday, 10/8, 1st Period
    -Millikin University, Tuesday, 10/8, 9th Periodth Period
    -Bethel College, Indiana, Thursday, 10/10, 10th Perio
    -Kansas City Art Institute, Friday, 10/11, 3rdPeriod
    -Illinois Wesleyan University, Friday, 10/11, 9th Period

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  • 10.7.2019 Monday

    Posted by East Student Bulletin on 10/7/2019 7:15:00 AM

    Need help with homework?  The River Grove Public Library is offering free homework help for the month of October.  They will have volunteers from Dominican University from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. The last day to take advantage of this resource will be October 30.  

    CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

    Operation Snowball will be having their meeting tonight, October 7, from 6-7 p.m. in Room 217. For questions, please see or email Ms. Muldoon.  We will be going over upcoming events! (10/7)

    Attention Seniors!  Your senior gear order form and payment are due TOMORROW! You must submit your payment in order for your order to be processed. Questions see Ms. Schulz in the Counselors’ Office or Ms. Majchrowicz in Room 223. (10/7)

    Please join the Book Club for their Brownies & Books Event on Tuesday, October 8 in the Nardini Library from 3-3:30. We’ll be talking books, sharing recent finds, and discussing upcoming events, all while indulging in some delicious brownies! - Ms. Khodos & Ms. Garcia (10/8)

    There will be a Spanish Club meeting on Wednesday, October 9, in 117 at 3 p.m.  All are welcome! – Ms. Moreth (10/9)

    Attention Class of 2022 Members! That's you, sophomore class! We are going to have a meeting Thursday, in Room 247 at 3 p.m. Bring a friend! – Ms. Black-Foltin (10/9)

    Do you know about Make a Difference Day? It is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. Keep the Leyden tradition alive, and volunteer! There will be over 25 projects and 600 of your peers working together to do good right in our own backyard! Sign up with your club or at LeydenVolunteer.com.  See you Saturday, October 19! See Mr. Holthouse with any questions. (10/18)

    COME...IF YOU DARE!  It's Leyden's Bands and Orchestra annual Halloween Concert. Donned in costumes and with seasonal décor, hundreds of students from our Creepy Concert Band, the Ominous Orchestra, and the Sinister Symphonic Band perform some of Halloween's greatest hits, 'dead, in concert' on Wednesday, October 30, at 7 p.m., in the West Campus Auditorium. As always, the performance is free and open to the public! – Mr. Miller (10/30)

    COLLEGES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

    The Army will be here on October 8, during 10th Period. You must sign up in advance in the Counseling Office if you're interested in attending. – Ms. Alexenko (10/8)

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  • 10.4.2019 Friday

    Posted by East Student Bulletin on 10/4/2019 7:15:00 AM

    CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

    If you missed the service trip meeting and are interested in applying to go to Ecuador please see Ms. Funes or Ms. Blevins for a permission slip! (10/4)

    Hey, hey Recyclers!  If you want to help keep East Leyden GREEN and earn some service hours, join our Recycling Club members for our pick up today, October 4.  Drop your stuff in 292 and join our recyclers any time between 2:30 - 3:30.  Treats are always available when we are done.  Hope to see you there! – Ms. B (10/4)

    Please join the Book Club for their Brownies & Books Event on Tuesday, October 8 in the Nardini Library from 3-3:30. We’ll be talking books, sharing recent finds, and discussing upcoming events, all while indulging in some delicious brownies! - Ms. Khodos & Ms. Garcia (10/8)

    There will be a Spanish Club meeting on Wednesday, October 9, in 117 at 3 p.m.  All are welcome! – Ms. Moreth (10/9)

    Do you know about Make a Difference Day? It is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. Keep the Leyden tradition alive, and volunteer! There will be over 25 projects and 600 of your peers working together to do good right in our own backyard! Sign up with your club or at LeydenVolunteer.com.  See you Saturday, October 19! See Mr. Holthouse with any questions. (10/18)

    COLLEGES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

    The Army will be here on October 8, during 10th Period. You must sign up in advance in the Counseling Office if you're interested in attending. – Ms. Alexenko (10/8)

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  • 10.3.2019 Thursday

    Posted by East Student Bulletin on 10/3/2019 7:15:00 AM

    Attention all students, when you have a moment, please restart your Chromebook. You will notice that you have a new bookmark tool that includes important links, such as our Safe2SpeakUp. You should also have an email from Mr. Weinert with more details. (10/3)

    Need help with homework?  The River Grove Public Library is offering free homework help for the month of October.  They will have volunteers from Dominican University from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. The last day to take advantage of this resource will be October 30. (10/3)

    CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

    Mariachi Club meets on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Come join our celebration of culture, music, and Hispanic tradition. If you don't know how to sing or play an instrument, it's OK we will teach you! See you there! – Mr. Gomez (10/3)

    SADD Club is made up of happy people! Join us today, in Room 217 at 3:05 to make posters and start getting ready for our big event, RED RIBBON WEEK!  Feel free to bring a friend or be ready to make some new ones. - Mrs. Alexenko & Mrs. Minus (10/3)

    The Fashion Club meeting has been rescheduled for today, in Room 266 at 3:25 p.m. Come ready with ideas for projects. - Ms. Lopez (10/3)

    Hey, hey NHS members! We meet today in the Staff Cafe from 3:05 - 3:25 to discuss upcoming volunteer opportunities, plans for a NHS social, and merchandise!  We hope to see you there! – Ms. Heppeler (10/3)

    Are you in the mood for some chicharrones de harina? Have no idea what chicharrones de harina are, but are you interested in learning more? Please join Ms. Diaz & Ms. Garcia today, for the first PULSE/SHARE Club meeting of the year where you can help us plan upcoming events and trips in order to learn more about the various cultures in our school and surrounding communities. Trips include visiting the National Museum of Mexican Art for Dia de los Muertos, Chinatown for the New Year parade and many more. We’ll be in Room 210 from 3-3:30 with some limes and Valentina hot sauce as well!  (10/3)

    Hey, hey Recyclers!  If you want to help keep East Leyden GREEN and earn some service hours, join our Recycling Club members for our next pick up Friday, October 4.  Drop your stuff in 292 and join our recyclers any time between 2:30 - 3:30.  Treats are always available when we are done.  Hope to see you there! – Ms. B (10/4)

    Please join the Book Club for their Brownies & Books Event on Tuesday, October 8 in the Nardini Library from 3-3:30. We’ll be talking books, sharing recent finds, and discussing upcoming events, all while indulging in some delicious brownies! - Ms. Khodos & Ms. Garcia (10/8)

    There will be a Spanish Club meeting on Wednesday, October 9, in 117 at 3 p.m.  All are welcome! – Ms. Moreth (10/9)

    Do you know about Make a Difference Day? It is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. Keep the Leyden tradition alive, and volunteer! There will be over 25 projects and 600 of your peers working together to do good right in our own backyard! Sign up with your club or at LeydenVolunteer.com.  See you Saturday, October 19! See Mr. Holthouse with any questions. (10/18)

    COLLEGES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

    The National Guard will be here today during 10th Period.  You must sign up in advance in the Counseling Office if you're interested in attending. – Ms. Alexenko (10/3)

    Seniors, sign up in the Student Services Offices, Room 120 or 121, to receive a pass to attend the DePaul University college rep visit, Friday, October 4, 1st Period.  You MUST sign up before the day of the visit. – Ms. Schulz (10/3)

    The Army will be here on October 8, during 10th Period. You must sign up in advance in the Counseling Office if you're interested in attending. – Ms. Alexenko (10/8)

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  • 10.2.2019 Wednesday

    Posted by East Student Bulletin on 10/2/2019 7:15:00 AM

    CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

    Mariachi Club meets on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Come join our celebration of culture, music, and Hispanic tradition. If you don't know how to sing or play an instrument, it's OK we will teach you! See you there! – Mr. Gomez (10/3)

    Autos Club meets today, Wednesday, October 2, at 3 p.m., in the Auto Shop, Room 124. – Mr. Potvin (10/2)

    Do you enjoy watching anime, reading manga, playing yugioh, or listening to Kpop? AKMY Club is the place for you! AKMY Club has its first meeting today, in Room 171, at 3 p.m. - Miss Lukehart (10/2)

    Hey, hey Key Clubbers!  We meet today, at 3:05 p.m. in the Library. Please come join us and bring your ID!  - Ms. Kosanovic & Mrs. Sobieski (10/2)

    SADD Club is made up of happy people! Join us Thursday, in Room 217 at 3:05 this week to make posters and start getting ready for our big event, RED RIBBON WEEK!  Feel free to bring a friend or be ready to make some new ones. - Mrs. Alexenko & Mrs. Minus (10/3)

    The Fashion Club meeting has been rescheduled for this Thursday, October 3, in Room 266 at 3:25 p.m. Come ready with ideas for projects. - Ms. Lopez (10/3)

    Hey, hey NHS members! We meet Thursday, October 3 in the Staff Cafe from 3:05 - 3:25 to discuss upcoming volunteer opportunities, plans for a NHS social, and merchandise!  We hope to see you there! – Ms. Heppeler (10/3)

    Are you in the mood for some chicharrones de harina? Have no idea what chicharrones de harina are, but are you interested in learning more? Please join Ms. Diaz & Ms. Garcia Thursday, October 3 for the first PULSE/SHARE Club meeting of the year where you can help us plan upcoming events and trips in order to learn more about the various cultures in our school and surrounding communities. Trips include visiting the National Museum of Mexican Art for Dia de los Muertos, Chinatown for the New Year parade and many more. We’ll be in Room 210 from 3-3:30 with some limes and Valentina hot sauce as well!  (10/3)

    Hey, hey Recyclers!  If you want to help keep East Leyden GREEN and earn some service hours, join our Recycling Club members for our next pick up Friday, October 4.  Drop your stuff in 292 and join our recyclers any time between 2:30 - 3:30.  Treats are always available when we are done.  Hope to see you there! – Ms. B (10/4)

    Do you know about Make a Difference Day? It is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. Keep the Leyden tradition alive, and volunteer! There will be over 25 projects and 600 of your peers working together to do good right in our own backyard! Sign up with your club or at LeydenVolunteer.com.  See you Saturday, October 19! See Mr. Holthouse with any questions. (10/18)

    COLLEGES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

    The National Guard will be here October 3, during 10th Period.  You must sign up in advance in the Counseling Office if you're interested in attending. – Ms. Alexenko (10/2)

    Seniors, sign up in the Student Services Offices, Room 120 or 121, to receive a pass to attend one of the following College Representative Visits.  You MUST sign up before the day of the visit:

    -Iowa Wesleyan University, Thursday, October 3, Period 3
    -De Paul University, Friday, October 4, Period 1

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  • 10.1.2019 Tuesday

    Posted by East Student Bulletin on 10/1/2019 7:15:00 AM

    CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

    Mariachi Club meets on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Come join our celebration of culture, music, and Hispanic tradition. If you don't know how to sing or play an instrument, it's OK we will teach you! See you there! – Mr. Gomez (10/3)

    Autos Club will meet Wednesday, October 2, at 3 p.m., in the Auto Shop, Room 124. – Mr. Potvin (10/2)

    Do you enjoy watching anime, reading manga, playing yugioh, or listening to Kpop? AKMY Club is the place for you! AKMY Club has its first meeting Wednesday, October 2 in Room 171, at 3 p.m. - Miss Lukehart (10/2)

    Hey, hey Key Clubbers!  We meet Wednesday, October 2, at 3:05 p.m. in the Library. Please come join us and bring your ID!  - Ms. Kosanovic & Mrs. Sobieski (10/2)

    The Fashion Club meeting has been rescheduled for this Thursday, October 3, in Room 266 at 3:25 p.m. Come ready with ideas for projects. - Ms. Lopez (10/3)

    Hey, hey NHS members! We meet Thursday, October 3 in the Staff Cafe from 3:05 - 3:25 to discuss upcoming volunteer opportunities, plans for a NHS social, and merchandise!  We hope to see you there! – Ms. Heppeler (10/3)

    Are you in the mood for some chicharrones de harina? Have no idea what chicharrones de harina are, but are you interested in learning more? Please join Ms. Diaz & Ms. Garcia Thursday, October 3 for the first PULSE/SHARE Club meeting of the year where you can help us plan upcoming events and trips in order to learn more about the various cultures in our school and surrounding communities. Trips include visiting the National Museum of Mexican Art for Dia de los Muertos, Chinatown for the New Year parade and many more. We’ll be in Room 210 from 3-3:30 with some limes and Valentina hot sauce as well!  (10/3)

    Hey, hey Recyclers!  If you want to help keep East Leyden GREEN and earn some service hours, join our Recycling Club members for our next pick up Friday, October 4.  Drop your stuff in 292 and join our recyclers any time between 2:30 - 3:30.  Treats are always available when we are done.  Hope to see you there! – Ms. B (10/4)

    Do you know about Make a Difference Day? It is one of the largest annual single-days of service nationwide. Keep the Leyden tradition alive, and volunteer! There will be over 25 projects and 600 of your peers working together to do good right in our own backyard! Sign up with your club or at LeydenVolunteer.com.  See you Saturday, October 19! See Mr. Holthouse with any questions. (10/18)

    COLLEGES AND SCHOLARSHIPS

    The National Guard will be here October 3, during 10th Period.  You must sign up in advance in the Counseling Office if you're interested in attending. – Ms. Alexenko (10/2)

    Seniors, sign up in the Student Services Offices, Room 120 or 121, to receive a pass to attend one of the following College Representative Visits.  You MUST sign up before the day of the visit:

    -Iowa Wesleyan University, Thursday, October 3, Period 3
    -De Paul University, Friday, October 4, Period 1

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