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Come visit a District 75 book fair at Washington, Mechanics Grove, or CSMS during teacher conference week. Each fair offers a wide selection of titles tailored to the reading levels for that particular school. Students will have the opportunity to visit the fairs during their classes. Additionally families can visit during evening conferences on Wednesday the 17th as well as during day conferences on Thursday the 18th. You can find the Washington fair in the library, the Mechanics Grove fair in the Discovery Den (formerly the library) and the CSMS fair in the South Gym by the main entrance.
Book Fair

Merrily We Roll Along – to Camp Duncan!

Early morning, on Thursday, September 27th busses were loaded with almost the entire one hundred and eighty-two fifth grade students of Mechanics Grove School. Traveling about eleven miles northwest to YMCA Camp Duncan in Ingelside, Illinois, the seats were filled with sleeping bags, bug spray, marshmallows, teachers, parent chaperones, and the extremely fired-up students!
Teacher and Student at Camp Duncan

Spiritwear Available Now

Love your school? Want to show it? Whether you’re living the Tiger C.O.D.E. at Carl Sandburg, leading the P.A.C.K. at Mechanics Grove, or showing Eagle Pride at Washington, we’ve got spiritwear for you! T-shirts and dry-fit shirts can be worn any time of year, while sweatshirts, hoodies, flannel pants, and blankets will keep you warm all winter long. School-specific cinch bags as well as D75 wristbands and magnets are also available for purchase. Colors vary by school: red for CSMS, blue for MG, and green for Washington. Order online at Orders will be collected until September 18, 2018. Ordering via hard copy? Make your check payable to D75 PTO. Additional questions? Contact Carissa Hodges at
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