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

Creative Writing Contest – Encourage your student to enter!

Posted Feb 16, 2021 | Category: News

Enter the Hauser 11th Annual Creative Writing Contest! The contest is open to all Hauser students. Cash prizes!

CONTEST RULES – One entry per student

  • Story must be an original work of fiction
  • Must be based on the contest photo – Click HERE to view photo.
  • Be appropriate for a middle school audience
  • 1,000 typed words or less

INFO & Submitting your entry – Join the Contest Google Classroom with code pmfp7y5 for contest announcements and to submit your entry.

DEADLINE10:00 pm on Tuesday, April 6

Questions? Contact Ms. Kovar at kovarj@district96.org or Mrs. Clark at clarks@district96.org

Online Scholastic Book Fair starts TODAY!

Posted Feb 9, 2021 | Category: News

The Hauser Scholastic Book Fair will be online this year! – Support our school and help your child discover new books, favorite characters, complete series, and more. Shop online February 9th-22nd.

All purchases will benefit Hauser! Enjoy free shipping on book-only purchases over $25.

TO SHOP – Click: Hauser Virtual Book Fair

Questions? Please contact Julie Laube at jlaube@laubecompanies.com

PTO Virtual Meeting – Thursday @ 7pm

Posted Feb 9, 2021 | Category: News

Please join us for the Hauser PTO meeting this Thursday, February 11th at 7:00 pm to hear about upcoming events, fundraisers and Mrs. Mahy’s Principal’s Report.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, PTO meetings will be held remotely via Zoom during the 2020-2021 school year. *NOTEA Zoom meeting ID and passcode will be emailed to parents/guardians.

PTO Meeting TONIGHT7:00 pm:

Questions?  Please contact Julie Laube at jlaube@laubecompanies.com

EXTENDED – Order $10 Domino’s Cards by Monday, Feb. 22nd

Posted Feb 1, 2021 | Category: News

The Hauser PTO is selling “Slice the Price” Cards from Domino’s for $10 each. If you use the card just one time, it more than pays for itself!

DEADLINEMONDAY, February 22 – extended by popular demand!

BENEFITS

  • Every time you purchase a large pizza at Domino’s, you will receive a large pizza FREE!  No limit on toppings or quantity of large pizzas per order. For example: buy 10 pizzas and get 10 more pizzas FREE!
  • Use the card as many times as you would like until the card expires on December 31, 2021
  • The Slice the Price Card is honored at all Domino’s locations in Cook County. There are several other participating locations throughout IL and the US. Check online for a listing of all locations included in the promotion: slicethepricecard.com

TO ORDER CARD – Make sure to share this great deal with family and friends and help support the Hauser PTO.

  1. Online: To order online, click the following button:
  2. If purchasing with a check, consider using e-check through CheddarUp OR make checks payable to “Hauser PTO” and submit to the school office. *NOTE: Remember to include your contact information for card delivery.

Questions? Contact Melinda Yachnin at melindayachnin@gmail.com

Reading MAP testing on Wednesday, Feb 3rd

Posted Feb 1, 2021 | Category: News


Reading MAP testing will take place WEDNESDAY, February 3rd.

Please assist your child by ensuring that they get a good night’s sleep and eat a nutritional breakfast.

Students will track their progress from fall to winter to spring and set goals after each testing session.

Questions? Please contact the Hauser office at 708-447-3896

Save the Date – PTO virtual meeting Thursday, Feb. 11

Posted Feb 1, 2021 | Category: News

CORRECTION – Meeting date is Thursday, February 11 (previous email listed the date as Thursday, February 12)

Please join us for the Hauser PTO meeting next Thursday, February 11th at 7:00 pm to hear about upcoming events, fundraisers and Mrs. Mahy’s Principal’s Report.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, PTO meetings will be held remotely via Zoom during the 2020-2021 school year. *NOTEA Zoom meeting ID and passcode will be emailed to parents/guardians.

Meeting agenda and financials will be posted next week. Following are the January meeting minutes for your review:

Questions?  Please contact Julie Laube at jlaube@laubecompanies.com

Online Book Fair starts Tuesday, Feb. 9th!

Posted Feb 1, 2021 | Category: News

The Hauser Scholastic Book Fair will be online this year! – Support our school and help your child discover new books, favorite characters, complete series, and more! You’ll love the fun new option to shop for Book Fair exclusives directly from the interactive booklist and enjoy free shipping on book-only purchases over $25.

All purchases will benefit Hauser!

Check out our online book store starting February 9 thru 22 – Hauser Virtual Book Fair

Questions? Please contact Julie Laube at jlaube@laubecompanies.com

Polar Plunge – Support Special Olympics Hauser Cougars!

Posted Feb 1, 2021 | Category: News

Help Team Hauser meet their goal of $7,000! – We’re currently at $5,714. Any amount is appreciated!

This year, the Hauser Cougars will be taking the 2021 plunge in honor of our current Special Olympic athlete and Hauser student, Luke! Luke has been a member of the Special Olympics Hauser Cougars team since 4th grade and now is an 8th grader. Luke is the mayor of the school. Everyone knows him! His presence at Hauser is so strong and has an infectious laugh and personality. The Hauser community couldn’t think of a better person to honor. The plunge will be on March 6th which happens to be Luke’s 15th BIRTHDAY!

Due to COVID, the Polar Plunge is a virtual At Home Plunge. The Hauser Team will be plunging at Hauser in a dunk tank!

TO DONATE – Click button below and donate to Team Hauser! (Once on the Polar Plunge web page, click on “Roster,” then choose a team member to donate.)

Questions? Please contact the Hauser office at 708-447-3896

Congratulations 1st Trimester Honor Roll Students!

Posted Jan 26, 2021 | Category: News

Congratulations first trimester Honor Roll students! Teachers, staff, parents and family celebrate the efforts of each and every one of our students and their achievements during this challenging school year.

Honor Roll students will be listed in the “Riverside-Brookfield Landmark” newspaper WEDNESDAY (Jan 27)!

The Landmark newspaper can be found at the following locations:

RIVERSIDE
  • Minuteman Convenience: 3346 Harlem
  • Citgo: Harlem & Longcommon
  • Riverside Foods: 48 E Burlington
NORTH RIVERSIDE
  • 7-11: 22nd/17th
BROOKFIELD
  • Brookfield Liquors: 9034 31st
  • CVS: 8911 Ogden
  • BP: 8856 Ogden
  • Locha Mocha: 8836 Brookfield
  • Brookfield True Value: 9150 Broadway
  • Tischler: 9118 Broadway
  • CVS: 9139 Broadway
  • Shell: 3100 S Maple

Questions? Please contact Julie Laube at jlaube@laubecompanies.com