Julian Middle Matters News

Dear Julian Families, It is hard to believe that another school year has come to an end! Thank you all for the support and guidance that you provide your student(s).  Si...

IB Community Project A central part of being an IB student is learning to look at the world through multiple perspectives and appreciate all human experiences similar and dif...

IB Snapshot Introduction: As you probably know, Julian is an International Baccalaureate (IB) school. What does this mean? How does this affect the teaching and learning that ha...

Spirit Week - Culture and Climate at Julian We just concluded our spirit week at Julian Middle School. Thanks to the student council for organizing this fun opportunity for o...

Respect Week Follow Up - Addressing the “N” Word at Julian Middle School The students from our Social Justice Club approached us recently to discuss the use of th...

IB Snapshot Introduction: As you probably know, Julian is an International Baccalaureate (IB) school. What does this mean? How does this affect the teaching and learning tha...

IB Community Fundraiser = Success Yesterday’s IB Community Project Fundraising Event was a huge success! Ten groups of students put their projects into motion by partic...

IB Snapshot Introduction: As you probably know, Julian is an International Baccalaureate (IB) school. What does this mean? How does this affect the teaching and learning that ha...

IB Snapshot Introduction: As you probably know, Julian is an International Baccalaureate (IB) school. What does this mean? How does this affect the teaching and learning that ha...

Julian School Improvement Plan   The School Improvement Plan at Julian Middle School is focused on two primary goals: Every Oak Park D97 student is a known, nur...

Pay It Forward - Service Learning Project  We concluded our “Pay It Forward” service learning project yesterday. As I previously shared, “Pay It Forwar...

International Baccalaureate – Statement of Inquiry The IB Middle Years Program emphasizes the power of “the big picture.” This means that teachers work to c...

Student Council - Culture and Climate Work Our Student Council has organized a lunchroom mix up day that includes having a ball pit in the commons. This video sparked the ide...

ISBE – Middle School Designation Dear Julian Families, The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) has designated Julian as an underperforming school based on the pe...

8th Grade IB Community Project A central part of being an IB student is learning to look at the world through multiple perspectives and appreciate all human experiences simil...

Middle School – Scheduling Focus Group We are currently seeking parents/guardians who have time and are interested in helping us explore and assess how our existing mas...

Middle School – Focus Group We are currently seeking parents/guardians who have time and are interested in helping us explore and assess how our existing master schedul...

International Baccalaureate – Statement of Inquiry The IB Middle Years Program emphasizes the power of “the big picture.” This means that teachers work to c...

Town Hall Meeting Julian held its first Town Hall meeting yesterday during advisory. Town Hall is an opportunity for a diverse group of student voices to lead decision making...

Dear Julian Families, A big thanks to the Julian PTO for hosting our Back to School picnic yesterday. What a great way to kick off the school year! I appreciate that so many ...

Dear Julian Families, We are off to a great start this school year! As a staff, we spent a considerable amount of time these first days focusing on creating a positive learni...

IB Community Projects The IB Community Project Fundraising Event that occurred 2 weeks ago was a huge success! Thirteen groups of students put their projects into motion by p...

Jayhawk Journal - School Newspaper The Jayhawk Journal at Julian has been a huge success. Almost every student who gets a copy is excited to read it. There is a variety of to...

Julian Middle School Garden It’s Happening!!!  PJMS is making great strides on our outdoor school garden project. A place where we can foster Academic Excellence, ...

Julian School Improvement Plan - Update The School Improvement Plan at Julian Middle School is focused on providing equitable learning opportunities that increases ...