Half Day Webpage News: Current Posts & Archive
This webpage provides both a list of current news items and an archive of news posted to the Half Day School homepage.
Posted Wednesday, May 22, 2019 3:00:00 PM
As part of its outreach projects for the school year, Half Day students, and their parents, spent an evening measuring out rice, ground potato and other ingredients that create nutritious meal formulas to meet the needs of starving people.
Posted Wednesday, May 22, 2019 10:00:00 AM
During a recent third-grade science unit, students acted as biologists while they closely observed the structures and behaviors of crayfish.
Posted Tuesday, May 21, 2019 11:55:00 AM
To see what you missed from the parent meeting this week at Daniel Wright Junior High School, please refer to Principal Michelle Blackley's PowerPoint regarding the transition from fifth-grade to sixth-grade in the fall.
Posted Tuesday, May 21, 2019 10:53:38 AM
All fifth-graders, and their families, are invited from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 5 to Rockin' Jump, 950 Busch Pkwy., Buffalo Grove, for a PTO party.
Posted Tuesday, May 21, 2019 10:21:29 AM
Fourth-graders recently got a taste of farming, agriculture, and industry when the Illinois State Fair visited Half Day School courtesy of the PTO.
Posted Monday, May 6, 2019 2:27:55 PM
The Learning Fund Foundation sponsored D103's first Shark Tank event where over 50 students pitched their ideas and inventions to a panel of Sharks.
Posted Monday, May 6, 2019 9:00:00 AM
Parents of next year's sixth-graders are encouraged to attend a junior high transition evening from 7:30–8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 14 at Daniel Wright Junior High School.
Posted Wednesday, May 1, 2019 11:00:00 AM
The Learning Fund Foundation presents its first Shark Tank event from 2–4 p.m. Saturday, May 4 at Daniel Wright Junior High school.
Posted Monday, Apr 29, 2019 3:21:22 PM
Help get books in children's hands through the NJHS annual Book Tasting event from 6–7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 8 in the Daniel Wright cafeteria
Posted Monday, Apr 29, 2019 9:00:00 AM
Enrichment Summer School registration will re-open at 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 30 and will remain open until noon Friday, May 3.
Posted Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 9:00:00 AM
The D103 community is filled with volunteers whose constant efforts and unwavering commitment enable our children to have an immensely rich and well-rounded educational experience.
Posted Friday, Apr 26, 2019 9:00:00 AM
Parents gathered to learn more about one another in a Half Day event sponsored by the Superintendent's Advisory Council for Equitable Education (SACEE).
Posted Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 7:00:00 PM
The fourth–grade Illinois State Fair arrives at Half Day on May 16.
Posted Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 3:30:00 PM
The fourth-grade team is excited to provide Half Day students with the opportunity to participate in an Outdoor Education Program at the YMCA Camp MacLean in Burlington, Wisconsin on Thursday, May 23 and Friday, May 24.
Posted Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 11:03:15 AM
The third-grade field trip to Chicago is set for Monday, June 3. Students will visit The Chicago History Museum and take the classic boat tour from Shoreline Sightseeing at Navy Pier.
Posted Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 11:00:01 AM
Purchase autographed books from visiting author Max Brallier on the RevTrak WebStore by 12 p.m. Friday, May 3. Mr. Brallier is visiting Half Day on Thursday, May 9.
Posted Monday, Apr 22, 2019 2:28:05 PM
Help get books in children's hands through the NJHS annual book tasting event from 6–7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 8 in the Daniel Wright cafeteria.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 3:00:00 PM
D103 PTO is sponsoring a parent education event, "Keep Calm & Carry On...Helping Children Cope with Stress & Identifying Anxiety and Depression in Our Youth" from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, in the Daniel Wright Junior High School cafeteria.
Posted Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 8:58:00 AM
The 103 Club now offers extended child care for students who participate in the D103 summer school program.
Posted Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 3:49:56 PM
District 103 is excited to invite you to a special program made possible by the Vernon Area Public Library (VAPL).
Posted Monday, Apr 8, 2019 3:54:11 PM
Half Day orchestra and choir students performed their finest musical pieces this week during the Spring Music Concerts at Stevenson High School.
Posted Monday, Apr 8, 2019 3:49:55 PM
The 103 Club now offers after summer camp child care for students who require extended care after D103 summer camp.
Posted Monday, Apr 8, 2019 2:27:55 PM
National Volunteer Week is a time to celebrate the impact of volunteer service in our schools and communities. District 103 volunteers give countless hours to benefit our students and help our district excel. We are grateful for all you do for District 103 and Thank You for the tremendous positive impact you have on our school community!
Posted Monday, Apr 1, 2019 2:24:41 PM
The Superintendent's Advisory Council for Equitable Education (SACEE) invites you to join us as Half Day parents make connections and get to know one another in an informal setting from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, April 22 in the Half Day gym.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:02:56 AM
District 103 summer school registration closes at noon Friday, March 22
Posted Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 9:00:00 AM
Half Day School is offering a variety of After School Activity (ASA) classes, for Half Day students, to fill their spring afternoons from April 9 to May 16.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 4:02:03 PM
The Music Boosters would like to thank everyone who supported its events this year.
Posted Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 3:48:42 PM
Stevenson High School has named third–grade teacher Brent Becker as its new head football coach.
Posted Monday, Mar 11, 2019 2:30:40 PM
Daniel Wright's Leaders in Learning (formerly NJHS) invites parents to drop off their children at the junior high school for a night of fun from 6–8:15 p.m. Friday, April 5.
Posted Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 11:10:00 AM
School District 103 will be offering Enrichment and Intervention Summer School courses at Daniel Wright Junior High for students currently in grades K-7.