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November 2020 ReStart Newsletter
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November ReStart Newsletter
October ReStart
Student of the Month
Congratulations to Isella Zepeda for winning the October ReStart Student of the Month!

Isella is a Senior from Rochelle Township High School. Isella has been doing very well this semester and has a fantastic attitude. She is smart and a pleasure to have in class. Since Isella arrived at KEC, she has shown a lot of growth and has become a more confident student.
October 2.0
Student of the Month
Congratulations to Kailee Schultz for winning the October 2.0 Student of the Month!

Kailee is a Sophomore from DeKalb High School. Kailee has stepped up and tackled all the challenges of being a remote learner. She is excellent at checking in daily, never misses a meetup, and maintains communication with her teachers. Kailee's ability to advocate for herself shines and she is dedicated to reaching her goals. Kailee has done a great job so far this semester.
Fall Fun Festival
Every year KEC students and staff participate in a Fall Fun Festival. The purpose of the festival is not only to have fun, but also to promote team building within mentor groups as well as good sportsmanship.

The KEC Mentoring Program sponsors the event with the help of Student Ambassadors. This year one of the Professional Learning Community groups also lent a hand with developing the games, brainstorming the event, and setting everything up. 

There were 5 stations and competitions: paper airplanes, physical competitions (such as hula hoops, planks, and races), games (such as jar pong, hopscotch, and Jenga), Kahoot, and posters. 

In addition to the games, this year KEC ordered t-shirts for each student, and after lunch donuts and cider. 

It was a good day.

Bottle Sculptures

Art Class with Mrs. Chevalier

Parent-Teacher Conferences will take place on:

Monday, December 21: 3:15pm - 7:00pm
Tuesday, December 22: 8:00am - 12:00pm

Parent-Teacher conferences are the perfect time for you to talk with your student's teacher to share their strengths and areas needing improvement.  

During your parent-teacher conference you can:

 Look at your student's work samples.
 Discuss your student's progress

(whether they are meeting standards, strengths, areas needing improvement).

 Discuss how you can support learning at home.
 Discuss how you can support learning at school.
 Ask questions.

Please call or email Ms. Harned at KEC to schedule a conference
aharned@kecprograms.us or 815-825-2000 x160

*Conferences are scheduled in 15-minute sessions*
*You can choose to do a group conference with all of your student's teachers or individual meetings with one teacher at a time*

Congratulations to our
ReStart Honor Roll Students!

8/24 to 10/16

DeKalb High School
Diamonte Dailey, Erick Gonzalez, & Kameron Hill

Genoa-Kingston High School
Ty Cravatta 

Hiawatha High School
Devyn Duncan 

Indian Creek High School
Phillip Franks 

Rochelle Township High School
Alexis Dreska & Isella Zepeda 

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