L. J. Hauser Jr. High
65 Woodside Road
Riverside, IL 60546
(708) 447-3896

PTO Meeting CANCELLED – Report available in lieu of March 19th meeting.

Posted Mar 19, 2020 | Category: News

The Hauser PTO meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 19th is CANCELLED. **Following is the agenda with a report in lieu of Thursday’s meeting.

Questions? Please contact Lisa Hennelly at lisahennelly@ymail.com

CANCELLED – Planning Meeting for 8th grade graduation party.

Posted Mar 19, 2020 | Category: News

The 8th grade graduation party Planning Meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 19th has been CANCELLED.

Questions? Contact Fran Montoro at fmm4604@aol.com for more information.

UPDATE Hauser Food Drive – Feed Our Community Day POSTPONED.

Posted Mar 19, 2020 | Category: News

Since school will be closed until at least April 7th, some have asked questions about the status of the Food Drive. We are waiting for the next couple of weeks to make plans for how and when the Food Drive will end. Please stay tuned.

**POSTPONED – Feed Our Community Day is POSTPONED. Look for an update in the coming weeks for a newly scheduled date.**

Food Drive Updates – As of the last collection day on Friday (March 13th), Hauser has collected 13,898 cans and $14,300.  An absolutely remarkable effort toward reaching our goals of 15,000 cans and $15,000.

  • Class Competition Update 
    1st place – 7th with 6,380 cans
    2nd place – 6th with 4,399 cans
    3rd place – 8th with 2,908 cans
  • Raffle – The winner of the raffle for a Chick-fil-A lunch for their entire lunch table is Alice B. Congrats!
  • Penny Wars – Once school is back in session, 7th grade will receive their sweet treat at lunch for winning Penny Wars.
  • We are checking with the Riverside Township and the Salvation Army to see if a food delivery might be needed sooner due to the current world situation.

Questions? Contact Lisa Swicionis at lisa.swicionis@gmail.com or Lisa Gaynor at ltgaynor@aol.com

Order your 2019-2020 Hauser Yearbook by Wed, April 1st!

Posted Mar 19, 2020 | Category: News

Order your Hauser 2019-2020 yearbook! Purchase through PushCoin – DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 1

Questions? Contact Mrs. Koncius at konciusk@district96.org

Keep filling out your Raging Waves fitness logs! – CORRECTION: Deadline is May 4th.

Posted Mar 19, 2020 | Category: News

Students are invited to “Plunge into Fitness” this spring as Raging Waves Waterpark joins the battle against childhood obesity.

Each student completing the program requirements between February 10th – April 6th will receive a FREE full day admission pass to Raging Waves (valid between May 30 – June 30) OR a $10 off certificate (valid between July 1 – September 7). Raging Waves is located in Yorkville.

STUDENTS: Exercise a minimum of 30 minutes each day from February 10th – April 6th. Log your time and have a parent/guardian sign the log.

PARENTS/GUARDIANS: Print the log listed below and help track your child’s fitness, then sign the form and send it back to school or email it to the School Coordinator Domenica Jiménez at leandom@iit.edu. Deadline extended to May 4th.

2020 Raging Waves Flyer – English
2020 Raging Waves Log – English

2020 Raging Waves Flyer – Spanish
2020 Raging Waves Log – Spanish

2020-2021 PTO Executive Board Slate – Vote on at the April 14th PTO meeting.

Posted Mar 19, 2020 | Category: News

The following proposed 2020-2021 PTO Executive Board slate will be voted on at the April PTO General Membership meeting. The meeting will be held on Thursday, April 14th at 7:00 pm.

Proposed Slate: 2020-2021 PTO Executive Board

President – Julie Laube
1st VP: Communication – Amy Wysocki
2nd VP: Member Services – Alex Blomgren
3rd VP: Fundraising – OPEN
Secretary – Melinda Yachnin
Treasurer – Jennie Royer
Parliamentarian – Amy Ricco

Questions? Please contact Amy Ricco at aricco@gmail.com

Can Collection Friday, March 13th – 7th Grade in the lead!

Posted Mar 12, 2020 | Category: News

After the first Can Collect Day 7th Grade is leading the class competition!

  • 7th Grade: 5,679 cans
  • 6th Grade: 4,168 cans
  • 8th Grade: 2,514 cans

The next collection day is Friday, March 13th from 7:30-8:00am.

Overall, we have collected 12,554 cans and $14,020. We are $980 away from reaching our $15,000 goal and  2,446 cans away for our 15,000 can goal.  So so very close….together we can reach it by April 4th

How Raffle Week works

  • Bring 10 cans or a $5.00 donation and you will receive a raffle ticket for a Chick-fil-A lunch for you and your lunch table.
  • You will receive an entry for every 10 cans or $5.00 you bring in.
  • Monetary donations can be made online at this link: Hauser Food Drive Donations

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – We are still looking for volunteer help. To volunteer click on the SignUp button below and check out all the days available to volunteer. Thanks so much for your help!

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Questions? Contact Lisa Swicionis at lisa.swicionis@gmail.com or Lisa Gaynor at ltgaynor@aol.com

POSTPONED – Volunteers needed to help with can collection days.

Posted Mar 9, 2020 | Category: News

POSTPONED – Volunteers are needed to help at Hauser on can collection days. Please look for information in the upcoming weeks for the newly scheduled dates.

Sign Up!

Questions? Contact Lisa Swicionis at lisa.swicionis@gmail.com or Lisa Gaynor at ltgaynor@aol.com

Food Night at Pop’s Tuesday, March 10!

Posted Mar 9, 2020 | Category: News

Support the Hauser PTO while treating your family or friends to a delicious dinner from Pop’s Italian Beef and Sausage!

Hauser PTO will receive 20% of the sale – Pick-up or dine-in. Mention the Hauser fundraiser when ordering anytime between 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm Tuesday, March 10th at Pop’s located at 8001 Ogden Ave in Lyons.

*NOTE: Mention fundraiser at the time of ordering, bring the flyer or they will have a stack of flyers behind the counter.

Hauser Food Night
PLACE: Pop’s Italian Beef and Sausage (8001 Ogden Ave, Lyons)
DATE: Tuesday, March 10th
TIME: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

FLYER: Pops Food Night Flyer 2020

Questions? Contact Jen Ponnappan at sardone11@yahoo.com