D86 & Parent Network Presents!

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Managing Anxiety During COVID-19
Speaker: Dr. Patrick McGrath

Wednesday, September 16th: 06:00 pm-07:30 pm
GoogleMeets link

6 – 6:30 pm       McGrath presentation
6:30 – 7 pm       Question and answers
7 – 7:30 pm       Student Speakers & District 86 Assistive Technology

Additional information is available here.

Parent Network – Speaker Event – Understanding Anxiety Related to Remote and Hybrid Learning

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The Parent Network would like to invite you to attend the meeting on “Understanding Anxiety Related to Remote and Hybrid Learning” on Wednesday Sep 16th @ 7pm.  This is the second in a set of three speaking events for the month of September related to COVID-19, Mental Health and your teen.

This presentation will provide an overview of anxiety and how it may manifest in teens amidst COVID given the impact on their social and academic environments. We will highlight the differences between normal anxiety and clinically relevant anxiety as well as provide parents with strategies for helping their children adapt to change and tolerate uncertainty. Strategies include open communication, active coping skills, facing fears, and behavioral activation.

The meeting will be held virtually, and no registration is required.  The GoogleMeets link is also included. Please join us!  All parents and students are invited to attend!

Questions? Contact Lori Thompson or Teresa McClear at parentnetwork@hcpto.org

 

Speakers:  Stacy Gronek, LCPC, Madison Hewitt, LCSW and Dr. Maha Zayed
Date:  Wednesday, September 23rd
Time:
7-8:00pm:  Presentation
8-8:30pm:  Questions and Answers
GoogleMeets link: https://meet.google.com/kgb-qsfu-wmk

 

For questions regarding free registration, please contact any of the following co-chairs:

Parent Network Co-Chairs:
Victoria Hinderliter – viktoria42578@gmail.com
Jane Mikita Gneiser – Janeandscott21@comcast.net
Theresa McClear – Growitgreenerchicago@gmail.com
Lori Thompson – lori_a_thompson@comcast.net

Parent Network – Speaker Event – Managing Anxiety During COVID-19

Sujit MenonNews

The Parent Network would like to invite you to attend “Managing Anxiety During COVID-19” on Wednesday Sep 16th @ 6pm with Dr. Patrick McGrath.  This is the first in a set of three speaking events for the month of September related to COVID-19, Mental Health and your teen.  The meeting will be held virtually, and no registration is required.  The GoogleMeets link is also included. Please join us!  All parents and students are invited to attend!
Questions? Contact Lori Thompson or Teresa McClear at parentnetwork@hcpto.org

 

Speaker: Dr. Patrick McGrath
Date:  Wednesday, September 16th
Time:
6 – 6:30 pm – McGrath presentation
6:30 – 7 pm – Question and Answers
7 – 7:30 pm – Student speakers and District 86 Assistive Technology
GoogleMeets link: https://meet.google.com/kgb-qsfu-wmk

 

For questions regarding free registration, please contact any of the following co-chairs:

Parent Network Co-Chairs:
Victoria Hinderliter – viktoria42578@gmail.com
Jane Mikita Gneiser – Janeandscott21@comcast.net
Theresa McClear – Growitgreenerchicago@gmail.com
Lori Thompson – lori_a_thompson@comcast.net

Parent Network – Speaker Event – How To Create Family Structure And Academic Routine During COVID 19

Sujit MenonNews

The Parent Network would like to invite you to attend the meeting on “How To Create Family Structure And Academic Routine During COVID 19” on Wednesday Sep 30th @ 7pm.  This is the third in a set of three speaking events for the month of September related to COVID-19, Mental Health and your teen.

This presentation will address the challenges to family structure and academic routine during COVID. The presenters will provide strategies aimed at helping parents create structure and routine during remote learning.

The meeting will be held virtually, and no registration is required.  The GoogleMeets link is also included. Please join us!  All parents and students are invited to attend!

Questions? Contact Lori Thompson or Teresa McClear at parentnetwork@hcpto.org

 

Speakers:  Jelena Maistrenko, LCSW, Lauren Eldridge LCSW, and Dr. Maha Zayed
Date:  Wednesday, September 30th
Time:  7:00pm
GoogleMeets link: https://meet.google.com/kgb-qsfu-wmk

 

For questions regarding free registration, please contact any of the following co-chairs: 

Parent Network Co-Chairs:
Victoria Hinderliter – viktoria42578@gmail.com
Jane Mikita Gneiser – Janeandscott21@comcast.net
Theresa McClear – Growitgreenerchicago@gmail.com
Lori Thompson – lori_a_thompson@comcast.net

Offsite Hinsdale Central Spiritwear Sale 9/9 2-4pm

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We are having our September spiritwear sale offsite at 303 N. County Line Road on September 9th from 2-4pm.  We will have a limited selection that includes our more popular items such as hoodies, hats, t-shirts, and windbreakers.

We will accept cash, check and credit cards – please wear a mask.

Thank you for supporting Boosters.

PTO Meeting – In Case You Missed It

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A video recording of the September 1st PTO Meeting is now available. Principal Bill Walsh and the HCHS leadership team share their perspectives about the upcoming school year.  Watch the video here.

Note that the introductory part of the video has been deleted, due to technical issues. The presentations by school leadership team, however, are available in their entirety.

If you have issues accessing the video, please contact Sujit Menon at webmaster@hcpto.org

PTO Meeting and Conversations with Principal Bill Walsh and the Leadership Team

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Please join us on Tuesday, September 1st at 9am for the first PTO Meeting of the 2020-2021 school year! We will have a very brief business meeting starting at 9am followed by Conversations with Principal Bill Walsh and the HCHS Leadership Team. Bill and his team will provide an overview of what to expect (given what is known now) for the upcoming school year.

Due to the pandemic, the meeting will be held virtually using Zoom. Please see Zoom link and dial-in information below.

Questions? Contact Mary Henneman at president@hcpto.org

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99179669106
Meeting ID: 991 7966 9106

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