Mrs. Monica Collins, LCSW

School Social Worker

I am Monica Collins, LCSW ~ Mann School Social Worker. This is my 13th year in this position. My primary role is to support the social and emotional growth of all Mann students. I work with students, parents, teachers, community providers and adminstration to ensure that all students have a safe, supportive and inclusive learning enviornment. If you have any questions or concerns about your child's social, behavioral and/or emotional development feel free to contact me (email is best)

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Summer Programs 2018

D97 Summer Launch – by invitation only (reading and writing workshops for students who meet District criteria)

D97 Extended School Year – by invitation only to special education students who meet District criteria)

*Park District of Oak Park

Oak Park Education Foundation BASE CAMP – scholarships available

*Magical Minds Studio

*Intuit Dance

*School of Rock Oak Park

*Oak Park Art League

*Oak Park Tennis Center

*West Cook YMCA

CAST Summer theater program at Julian Middle School

BRAVO Summer theater program at Brooks Middle School

Dominican Gifted and Talented Program

Oak Park Public Library Summer Reading Program

Steve and Kate’s Camp-- very limited scholarships available

Village of Oak Park Youth Basketball Camp (free)

Beye Discovery Camp

*These programs accept YES Funds, administered by the Oak Park-River Forest Community Foundation to encourage increased opportunities for financially eligible children over the summer break. Ask each organization how to apply.

Look on the library website for information about the Oak Park Public Library’s Summer Camp Fair in February

Look on the D97 website for information of in-district and community-based summer programs

This is not an exhaustive list of programs in the Oak Park-River Forest Community. Most programs are fee-based, and many offer scholarships. Contact the agency directly for more information and to register.