Whittier Xochiquetzal Garden Wins Mayor’s Landscape Award!

Congratulations, Xochiquetzal Gardeners! We have won the Mayor’s Landscape 1st Place Award for Schools in Region 2. The Mayor's Landscape Awards is an annual program that recognizes the many Chicagoans who help make our city motto “Urbs en Horto” (Garden in the City) come alive. The program is open to all residents and businesses

Girls’ Tennis Club

  The Girls' Tennis Club went to MidTown Tennis Club in Chicago for a Field Trip with Ms. Carter.  The girls spent the afternoon at the club and received tennis lessons from Coach Jason.  The indoor tennis facility has 18 tennis courts, fitness center, pro-shop and restaurant.  The girls had a

Pep Rally for Being Active

    We started the school year with a Pep Rally in the gym.  Ms. Carter and her fellow cheerleaders led an assembly for 3rd-6th grade students.  The President's Challenge was presented to the students:  Students should be active 60 minutes a day at least 5 days per week.  Students can be