Some of our NHS students were able to help out with the Tinley Park Christmas Parade. They were a huge help and the event would not have been as much of a success without them.
Congressman Lipinski visited Mr. Wool's Social Studies class today and graciously answered questions posed by our students. He offered a great Social Studies lesson!
At our all school Fall Assembly, we recognized the students for their achievements in fall sports. Job well done!
During our all school Fall Assembly, we also recognized our students for their fall co-curricular accomplishments. Way to go T-Bolts!
We hosted our Veterans during a luncheon in their honor. They had the opportunity to tell their stories to some of our students. As always, we honor and salute our Veterans for all they have done, and still do, for us.
Special thank you to Senator Michael Hastings for visiting us as "Principal for the Day". Senator Hastings noted the positive changes to VJA since he graduated. Our Senior Leaders presented a slide show of life as a T-Bolt to top off his visit.
Illinois State Representative Margot McDermed visited VJA to act as "Principal for a Day". Our Senior Leaders were on hand to talk about what a day in the life of a T-Bolt looks like.
The three best things about December...holiday cheer, winter break, & final exams. I may be on my own about that last one, but December is a great month at VJA!
After a busy November, we sit back and do some celebration with each other. In addition to our winter production “Urinetown” in early December, we also host our Choir and Band concerts on December 13th and 14th, respectively. Although Urinetown is not exactly a holiday classic, it is a timely tribute to both satire and political turmoil - topics that can resonate with our students. >> Continue Reading
District 230 students share what it means to be a student Sandburg, Stagg and Andrew High Schools...in their own words.
Check out the video here.