Blaine’s Local School Council currently has an opening for a parent representative position to complete the 2016-2018 term.
Blaine parents who are interested in being a parent representative on the LSC must complete and turn in the attached candidate form... Read More
Did you know that each year our CPS budget just barely covers the salaries and benefits of our teachers and support staff? We could not operate without additional funding to cover books and science kits, sports and the arts, substitute teachers and paper ... Read More
On July 20th, Blaine is expected to receive the budget from CPS for the coming school year.
Blaine’s LSC will meet on 7/25/17 7:00 p.m. at the school to review and discuss the budget.
All parents are invited to attend.
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Dear Blaine Families –
As many of you know, Chicago Public Schools faces significant financial challenges. On Monday, we were informed that Blaine’s current budget was reduced by $6,990.63. This change in overall budget, while significant, is ... Read More
The LSC is in the final stages of the principal selection process and are hosting a Community Forum at 6:15pm tonight. Please join us in the Auditorium to hear from our final two candidates, to ask questions and give your feedback. This is a critical mo... Read More
Please join us for our next regularly scheduled meeting on January 24, 2017 at 6:15 p.m., for more information and the opportunity to participate through public comment regarding the Principal Selection Process.
If you have any questions regarding the pro... Read More
Welcome back! We hope you had a restful and relaxing break. The LSC would like to update all of you about the principal selection process for Blaine. As you know, in October the LSC received applications for our principal position. We completed review o... Read More
The LSC has announced the selection of Celia Chavez to fulfill the parent representative vacancy created by Amy Derksen’s departure. We welcome Celia to this role! The LSC is also grateful to all of the qualified candidates who participated in the p... Read More
Please consider attending tonight’s LSC meeting. The LSC agenda is always posted on the front door at least 48 hours prior to a scheduled meeting. Two of the items on the agenda: Mr. Norcross and Ms. Brito will be delivering the annual State of the ... Read More
The LSC is grateful to those parents who have fulfilled their responsibility to pay student fees and/or contribute to the Kindergarten Fund. Within the next couple of weeks, we will be reaching out to parents who have not fulfilled this obligation.
As a r... Read More