Welcome to Dever Elementary

 Wednesday Theme Days -  April 27th, Opposites day; May 4th, Hawaiian day; May 11th, Baseball/Softball day - any team will do; May 25th, USA pride day - wear red, white and blue; June 1st - wacky hair day; June 8th, Dress to impress - fabulously fancy; June 15th, Dever wear day

Congratulations to the winners of our March Attendance Challenge! The classroom with the highest attendance percentage was selected from grades K-2, 3-5, and 6-8. Our winners are room 211 (Mrs. Grzych) with 94.39%, room 306 (Mr. Underwood) with 95.2%, and room 304 (Ms. Miklas-Powers) with 96.3%.

CPS Office of Student Health and Wellness provides information related to recess and weather. The District encourages schools to provide students with the opportunity to play outside whenever possible. Please send your child with clothing appropriate for outdoor  recess. These factors are considered when making the outdoor versus indoor recess decision: student safety, temperature, wind chill, humidity, precipitation, ground conditions and air quality. PLAYWELL recess cold weather guidelines are: Above 32 degrees with or without wind chill recess should be outdoors. Between 31 degrees and 15 degrees with or without wind chill principal has discretion regarding outdoor or indoor recess. Below 15 degrees with or without wind chill recess should be indoors. PLAYWELL recess warm weather guidelines are: Heat index of 90 degrees or below recess should be outdoors. Heat index between 91 degrees and 94 degrees principal has discretion regarding outdoor or indoor recess. Heat index above 95 degrees recess should be held in a cool location.