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June 6, 2022
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Glenbard News for June 6, 2022

In this issue:

  • Register for East’s Future Rams Choir Camp
  • Review health safety reminders
  • Congratulations to boys volleyball state champions
  • Students earn medals at boys track and field state final meet
  • Schedule school, camp and sports physical today
  • COVID-19 vaccine info and vaccination locations

Register for East’s Future Rams Choir Camp
Glenbard East choir will host its first Future Rams Choir Camp for students in grades 1-12 on Tuesday, Aug. 2. The day will be packed with music making, team building activities, meeting other singers, performing a brief concert, enjoying a pizza and an ice cream social, and experiencing an open mic night.

The early registration rate for the camp is $25 and this goes through June 10. Following this date, registration is $30 for the first student in a family and $20 for any siblings. You can learn more and register at www.gefinearts.org/choircamp

The camp instructors will be the Glenbard East vocal music faculty, Brandon Catt, Marissa McLean and Stephen Uhl.

Review health safety reminders
The DuPage County Health Department offers reminders to manage and prevent severe illness related to COVID-19, such as:

  • Staying up to date with COVID-19 vaccines and boosters.
  • Staying home and getting tested if you have symptoms.
  • Washing your hands often or using a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol, especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
  • Increasing air flow and maintaining improved ventilation throughout indoor spaces when possible. Spending more time outdoors and in well-ventilated settings.

Reminder:  use our health reporting form to report school-related health issues.

Congratulations to boys volleyball state champions
Congratulations to the Glenbard West’s IHSA boys volleyball state champion team:  Casey Maas, Robert Sladewski, Kenny Gibson, Andrew Ellis, Nolan Sheehy, Jack Anderson, Adam Graham, Dean Carroll, Gavin Swartz, Sam Alles, Jacob Siemsen, Parker Moorhead, Henry Blatchford, Liam O’Neill, Nitin Addanki, Danny Dorsey, Trevor Powell, Connor Kluge, James Doyle, Austin Braun and Xavion Willett. Managers are Lorelai Francis, Ava Harrington and Lindsey Street. Christine Giunta Mayer is head coach. 

Students earn medals at boys track and field state final meet
Congratulations to the following students who earned a medal at the IHSA boys track and field state final meet: Glenbard East student Alonso Perkins, 7th in 3A long jump; and Glenbard South student Cam Williams 9th in 2A long jump and 8th in 2A 200m dash.

Schedule school, camp and sports physical today
Don’t leave your back-to-school to-do list until the last days of summer. The state requires a child health examination for:

  • 9th grade
  • New students from out of state
  • Annual sports physicals

Book your child’s appointment today so they are ready for the new school year. Appointments are available at this link.

COVID-19 vaccine info and vaccination locations

COVID-19 vaccine info & vaccine locations