Dear Lorca ES students, parents, faculty and community members,
Welcome to our wonderful new website!
WOW! Thanks to our parents for conferencing with our teachers and staff during April 16th's Report Card Pick-up. Special thanks to our Wellness Champion - PE Teacher Ms. Danielson and Mr. Castro for the great turn-out with our Wellness Fair!
Thanks again to Ms. Fernandez and our wonderful 3rd grade teachers: Ms. Quinton & Ms. Hughes for our Barrel of Monkeys assembly April 20. Our super-creative 3rd graders experienced exciting live performances of their short stories/poetry.
We're also thrilled to announce that Lorca has received $30,000 as a Cohort 2 Member of LEAP Innovations as a Breakthrough Schools! Our vision is to create a schoolwide personalized learning environment for all students by SY2020!
Lorca continues to partner with the Cook County State's Attorneys Office through our on-going Lawyers in the Classroom program. Thanks to Mr. Hamill and Mrs. Sheehy for the fascinating dialogues between the lawyers and our 7th & 8th graders on April 17.
Parent Gardening Workshop,
8:30-10:30 - Tues, Apr 21st begins in the Cafeteria then continues in the Lorca Gardens (Springfield Ave.)
Please call our Main Office: 773-534-0950
If you would like to hear directly from our parents or to provide feedback, please feel free to join us for our upcoming meetings:
Local School Council: Wed, May 20, 1st flr cafeteria @ 8:30 AM
No Child Left Behind Parent Advisory: Tue, May 19, 1st flr cafeteria @ 8:30 AM.
Let's go Lorca ORCAS!
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Enjoy the 1st issue of Lorca Life,
Lorca News by Lorca Students!
Pulitzer Prize Award Ceremony