2022-2023 Welcome Information For New Families


Self-Screening Health Questions
Eng | Esp

News/Updates

Mark Twain Registration Information 2022/2023


June 2020, 4th QTR Newsletter


2022 Summer Reading Lists & Programs


2022 / 2023 SUPPLY LIST


Project Evolve Summer Program 2022


2021/2022 Twain Parent Handbook


Breakfast Menus JUNE 2022

Lunch Menus JUNE 2022


COVID-19 Family Resources
  • Weekly COVID 19 Testing: TWAIN’s COVID testing day/time is Thursday from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. 

    Registration is a one-time process so once students have registered, they do not have to re-register for future testing.. Parents/guardians may register their children with the following link:

    Student Registration: https://home.color.com/covid/sign-up/start?partner=tf-twa-610206-students

  • Travel Guidance Eng | Esp
  • What happens when someone tests
    positive for COVID-19 in CPS? Eng | Esp
  • How does contact tracing work? Eng | Esp
  • COVID-19 Protocol for Families Eng | Esp

 

Weekly COVID 19 Testing: TWAIN’s COVID testing day/time is Thursday from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. 

Registration is a one-time process so once students have registered, they do not have to re-register for future testing.. Parents/guardians may register their children with the following link:

Student Registration: CLICK HERE


 

The Preschool Application for the
2022/2023 School year Eng | Esp


Visit the PAC Website

According to CPS policy, students entering 6th grade must have a new physical health examination and updated immunizations for Tdap and Meningitis (as of age 11). All 5th grade students must submit a copy of their updated physical and immunization record to the main office prior to receiving their sixth grade room assignment. Updated records can be submitted to the main office, Monday through Friday, 8:00am - 2:00pm.


  • Understanding your rights as parents/guardians of a diverse learner. ODLSS Eng || Esp
  • All Student Meals are Free Every Day! Eng || Esp

 

Counselor Updates

 

 


Online Educational Resources & Tools

 


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Reading Resources

Reading:

 

The Lexile Framework: Finding the right book for your reading level:
https://lexile.com

 

Storyline Online: Popular books read by Celebrities
http://www.storylineonline.net

 

The Chicago Public Library
http://www.chipublib.org

 

Reading Committee

The goal of the Mark Twain’s Reading Committee is to keep our students Reading! Reading! Reading! The activities planned throughout the school year, 2019-2020, are reminders to keep motivated with reading.
Remember, students become better readers by reading! So, put down those electronic devices and open up a book!

Reading Campaigns

*Fall into Reading: PreK -5th grade, September to November 1st 2019
*Pizza Hut: K-6th grade, October 2019 to March 2020
*Great America Reading Challenge: K-6th grade, January to March 2020
*Chipotle Reading Challenge: K-8th grades, Spring
*Battle of the Books: 4-6th grade and 7-8th gradetime TBD

Your teachers will provide you with the current information regarding these Reading Campaigns as the school year continues.

 

Mrs. Sorich's
Reading Corner

Read Alouds

March 2021

February 2021

January 2021

December

November

October

September

March

April

May

 


 

Announcements

2/18/21: Congratulations to Mr. Bennett, Twain's Media Arts teacher, and his students, Emilia, Joanna, and Nina, who were recently recognized in The Department of Arts Newsletter in celebration of their excellent work!
We are so proud of them.

8th Emilia Bielanski

8th Joanna Benitez-Nunez

6th-Nina-Olvera


2/1/2021: Water Quality Testing Results for Mark Twain Elementary School ENG | ESP
Get the Facts


iPad Parent Workshop, K-2




Mark Twain Elementary School

5134 South Lotus Avenue
Chicago, IL 60638
Tel: (773) 535-2290
Fax: (773) 535-2248

Laura Paull, Principal
Jennifer Crall, Asst. Principal

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