Reavis High News

Lead Testing Statement

As of January 1, 2017, the State of Illinois requires that all public and private schools with students enrolled in grades preschool through fifth grade sample all sources of drinking water for lead and post the results by December 2017. All schools constructed before 1987 are required to be tested this year, buildings between 1986 and 2000 must be tested in 2018.  Reavis High School District #220 believes all of its students deserve a healthy learning environment, and we have completed the mandated testing. The testing was completed on November 2, 2017.

Inspire and World Languages clubs

The Inspire and World Languages clubs volunteered at a homeless shelter in Oak Lawn where they delivered gift bags and donations (generously donated by the Reavis community), set up beds, organized clothing donations, and sang holiday songs for the guests.

We are incredibly proud of our students who went there and to the entire community for being so generous this holiday season!

Thank You, Ambassadors!

The Ambassadors would like to thank all of our entire Reavis community for coming together and donating for over 47 families (125 children) – for our Holiday Toy Drive benefitting the Burbank Food Pantry (Our Saviors Lutheran Church).  We are overwhelmed with Holiday Spirit!

Final Exam Schedule Fall 2017

We want to take a moment to invite students to participate in our annual Exam Cram in the Library from 2:45 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  on Monday, December 18, 2017  to prepare for Tuesday’s exams. Very little makes us more proud than watching our students take their tests seriously—Be part of the camaraderie of Exam Cram!

Freshmen Parent Night

The Reavis High School Guidance Department invites you to attend the Class of 2022 Freshmen Parent Night on Wednesday, January 10th at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium. 
This important meeting will review the registration process, course recommendations, student expectations, and discuss a variety of opportunities for Triple A involvement.

Questbridge Scholarship Winner

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to Senior Paulina Przygonska for being selected as a Questbridge scholarship winner. Paulina will be receiving a FULL FOUR YEAR scholarship to PRINCETON UNIVERSITY.

From a pool of 15,606 applicants, from which QuestBridge chose 5,759 as Finalists, 918 outstanding students across the country have been selected as this year’s Scholarship Recipients.

CONGRATULATIONS PAULINA! Reavis High School is proud of this TREMENDOUS accomplishment!

First Annual No Shave November Update!

 
National Honors Society hosted the first ever “No Shave November” fundraiser! Male teachers and school staff were asked to grow out their facial hair for the whole month of November. Students will vote in the cafeteria the first week of December using spare change for the best beard! All of our participants are in a fierce battle for the grand prize trophy! All donations will be donated for testicular cancer. May the best facial hair win!

Congratulations!!!

Congratulations to Coach Smiles and assistant coaches I. Mierzwa, V. Corrigan, and B. Zajac for guiding the students to the Conference title!
 
The SSC is twelve years old this school year. The Reavis Mathletes have won NINE SSC Red titles and TWO runner-ups!!! Do the Math...This is what we do! Go Rams!

Congratulations

Congratulations to our AAA Math and Science Students of the Month for October:
Science:    M. Gutierrez          Chemistry I      nominated by Ms. Martin
Math:         F. Barragan            Algebra II        nominated by Mr. Flood
                                                            
Keep up the great work!! 

You are the Future!


“All Juniors attended the 2nd Annual Press Conference- You are the Future on Friday, Dec. 1st with
guest speakers; Jean Riordan- Saint Xavier, Ashley Jarrell- UIC, Andriana Esparza- Moraine Valley, Maurice King- IBEW, and Desiree Vasquez, ISAC
Together, they discussed important college and career topics from financial aid to choosing the right college and major for you!
You are the Future, It Begins Now.

Music of the Season!

Featuring Choral and Instrumental Music presented by the Reavis Music Department, in celebration of music of the season! The ORCHESTRA , CHAMBER CHORUS, INTERMEZZO, CONCERT BAND, WIND ENSEMBLE, CONCERT CHOIR , JAZZ BAND, BLUENOTES, SYMPHONIC BAND, PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE will be performing. The concert starts at 7:00 pm in the Grossman auditorium. Admission is free.
 
 

Local Government

On November 4th, senior Government students welcomed Reavis D220 Board President Cook, Burbank Alderwoman Gagle, Tinley Park Clerk Thirion, and Prairie Trails Library Board member Trovato! Thank you for sharing your local government experiences with our students.

​Small art, Big talent!

Small art, Big talent!
Congratulations to the Reavis Art students who were recognized at the Chicagoland 4x5 High School Art Exhibition held at Oswego High School. Over 40 schools submitted more than 1000 small (4x5 inch) works of art in 9 categories. 
Junior, A. Rodriguez won 2nd place in Drawing Senior, A. Banks, Sophomore F. Nassan, Senior J.r Gutierrez, Junior K. Kwitkowski, and Senior J. Glowacz won honorable mentions in Drawing. Seniors H. Bounar, J. Rapp and B. Hannan won honorable mention in the Painting category.

Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night 
Hosted by Inspire and Rampage
Express Yourself & Give Thanks  
 
Date: Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
Time: 6:00-8:00 pm
Where: Reavis Library
Cost: $2.00 at the door
 
*Food, Laughter, Talent, and Gratitude*
All family and friends are welcome!!
 

ATTENTION!

ATTENTION! The Reavis Softball Program will be holding a FREE Youth Softball Camp on Saturday, December 16th for any 6th, 7th, or 8th grader who currently plays or has interest in playing softball. The camp will be held in the Reavis North Gym from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.No RSVP required. Bring any and all equipment that you have. Please contact Head Coach Meg Kelly at mkelly@d220.org with any questions or concerns. Go Rams!

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