Articles by: Megan Hewitt

Henry Puffer’s “Reading Buddies” creates role models, develops stronger readers

Henry Puffer’s “Reading Buddies” creates role models, develops stronger readers

Henry Puffer recently launched this year’s Early Morning Reading Buddies Program. The program provides older students – fifth and sixth graders – with an opportunity to mentor younger students – typically kindergarteners and first graders. The program meets before school, twice per week. Older and younger students pair up and […]

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Lester Environmental Club celebrates Earth Week

Lester Environmental Club celebrates Earth Week

The Lester Environmental Club encourages students and families across District 58 to take small steps to improve the environment, especially during Earth Week from April 17-21! Each day this week, Lester School will celebrate an Earth Day-related theme. On Monday, they promoted electricity conservation — turning off lights when you leave […]

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Families get active at annual Fit Fair

Families get active at annual Fit Fair

District 58 hosted its annual Fit Fair on Thursday, April 13 at O’Neill Middle School. Families enjoyed free kickboxing classes, Irish dancing classes, healthy snacks, fitness demos, hip hop dance classes, bowling and more! View photo highlights above. Thank you, Indian Trail teacher Whitney Cavanaugh, for capturing these photos!