Weekly Message News

It is hard to believe we wrapped up this unique year at Hatch School!  I am so proud of the accomplishments and resilience of our students and staff this year.  Best o...

As we approach the last week of school, it feels especially bittersweet in this current situation.  It is difficult to say goodbye without the hugs and celebrations we norm...

It’s hard to believe we are in the last weeks of school.  As we wrap up this school year, we are especially missing the buzz of childrens’ voices in our classro...

As I visit teachers’ digital classrooms and see all the ways that kids are engaging remotely, I can’t help but feel so very proud of our community.  I have rece...

Thank you to our Hatch families for the overwhelming amount of love and appreciation you have shown our staff during Teacher Appreciation Week.  Your support means the worl...

In lieu of our annual parent teacher basketball game, this year we created a fun video to connect us all until we can be together again in person.  Check it out here! ...

As you know, today is a planning day for our teachers, so there will be no meetings or assignments for students.  Additionally, we have finalized the dates for the rem...

As you may have heard, the governor announced we will not be returning to in person learning this school year.  While many of us anticipated this decision and are comm...

Thank you to everyone who participated in our remote spirit week this week.  It was great to see the kids having some fun and being silly as a school community.&n...

We made it through week two of remote learning! Thank you to all the Hatch families who have been helping our students stay engaged as we continue on this journey...

Our first week of eLearning was a huge success! Thank you for your patience as we navigate uncharted territory! Our teachers have done an amazing job of supporting student learn...

Dear Hatch Families, I know there is a lot of uncertainty during these times, but you can be certain that Hatch will do whatever we can to support your child and your family....

Be sure to join us at next week’s PTO meeting on Tuesday at 8am in the cafeteria! Our presentation topic is supporting students with executive functioning. IAR Testing ...

This week students enjoyed a stellar performance of the opera "The Pirates of Penzance."  Thank you to Mr. Jacobson and the PTO for making “Opera for the Yo...

Message from February 21, 2020

February 24, 2020

Thank you to all the families who supported our student council’s most recent fundraiser. I am so proud of our young leaders for taking an active role in making our world ...

Message from February 14, 2020

February 14, 2020

Thank you to all the over 70  families that came out to our annual Family Literacy Night/Coffee House on Tuesday. We hope that you learned some new strategies you can ...

What a fun and exciting week we had! All of our students were given the opportunity to take home books from our annual Book Exchange. Thank you to everyone who participated in t...

Thank you to all the parents who came out for parent teacher conferences. We appreciate your partnership in supporting our students’ progress. This week our students parti...

Thank you to all the parents who came out to our PTO meeting this month to learn about student assessment and ways to support our students at home from our instructional coach, ...

Just a reminder that this Monday, January 20th, there will be NO SCHOOL for students in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.   Tuesday morning, we will have our Januar...

We hope you enjoyed a lovely holiday break full of family and friends! It was wonderful to see so many smiling faces on Monday as we jumped back into our learning routines. You ...

Message from December 20, 2019

December 20, 2019

Thank you to all the parents who helped out with our holiday celebrations. It was wonderful to see all the children sharing in the festivities together as a school community!&nb...

Message from December 13, 2019

December 13, 2019

Please be sure to complete this year’s Illinois 5Essentials Survey! This is a unique opportunity to not only provide feedback to the school and district, but to support Ha...

Thank you so much to everyone that attended the book fair this week and to all the parent volunteers who made the experience possible. It was so great to see the kids so excited...

Message from November 22, 2019

November 22, 2019

As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, please take a moment to express to your child’s teacher about something they may have done for your child that you are grateful fo...