It’s time to celebrate the Crow Island Class of 2017!  Fourth graders enjoy a number of festivities as they prepare to say farewell to Crow Island.  To honor this special time, we would like to provide you with a summary of events and details about the memory package including ordering opportunities.


Stuart Rogers Photo Day- Wednesday, April 12th, Stuart Rogers Photography will be taking individual “fun” photos of our 4th graders for use in the yearbook and video.  You will have a chance to purchase these photos through the hard copy Stuart Rogers order forms that were sent home with your child last Thursday. 

Class Photos

A class photo of all 4th graders and their teachers will be taken the morning of Friday, June 2nd.  T-shirts (see below) will be distributed in class before the photo. The photo will be distributed on Wednesday, June 7th.

Class Party

The 4th Grade Graduation Student Party will be held on Friday, June 2nd from 6:30-8:00 pm in the Skokie School cafeteria and gym.  No siblings please. Parents are welcome to come observe the fun and take pictures.  An evite with more party details will be sent separately.  Please have all 4th graders wear their graduation t-shirts to the party.

Crows on Parade

On Wednesday, June 7th from 8:00-9:00am, 4th graders will display the crows that they made and decorated in Art class on the front lawn of Crow Island.  Parents are encouraged to come to see their creations and take photos.  After Crows on Parade, all fourth graders and their parents are welcome to join us in the Crow Island auditorium to view the 4th grade video (see details below).


Below are details about the 4th grade graduation t-shirt, video, yearbook, and memory package.  The memory package includes a t-shirt, video (available for download), yearbook, and 8×10 class photo.  Parents have the opportunity to purchase this memory package for $45.  Ordering is  open through Friday, April 21st.  All payments will be electronic via Paypal (via bank account or credit card). 


Each 4th grade student will receive an originally designed class T-shirt. T-shirts will be distributed and worn on Friday, June 2nd to both the class photo and class party.

Video: 4th Grade Film Digital Download – Short Film featuring moments from Kindergarten – 4th Grade

A video of photos following students’ 5-year Crow Island journey will be available to download (details to come).  On Wednesday, June 7th at 9:00 am, after the Crows on Parade, teachers will bring the 4th grade students to the auditorium for a premier viewing.  Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend.


A 4th grade class yearbook will also be available to order. Yearbooks will be distributed in class on Wednesday, June 7th.  At that time, 4th graders will be able to sign each other’s yearbooks.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Shannon Preda, 4th Grade Graduation Committee Chair,  shannon_preda@yahoo. com

Michelle Worth, 4th Grade Graduation Finance Chair, michelleworth@