Tim Kogucki and his fellow University of Illinois classmates competed in the Society of Automotive Engineers Formula Race on May 18. The team was ranked 5th in the nation going into the competition and placed 18th in a field of more than 100 teams! Tim is the lead engineer on the suspension subsystem and is a junior majoring in Mechanical Engineering at U of I. Another former Hornet, Joseph Koszut is a sophomore at the University of Illinois, he also studies Mechanical Engineering, is responsible for tuning components with the engine subsystem.
The students are engaging in a chicken wing dissection lab to learn more about muscles, tendons, bones, joints, and ligaments. Students will use their observations from their lab to explain the back and forth motion of the chicken wing. Students will also compare the structure and function of the chicken wing to that of the human arm.
On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, District 106 will be offering used computers, projectors, iPads, and misc electronic items for sale. The sale will be held at the administrative office at 1750 Plainfield Road, La Grange, IL 60525.
Thanks to our wonderful parents, the 8th-grade party was a huge success! The gym was filled with photo stations, baby pictures, and very excited 8th-grade students. Students ate, danced, took lots of pictures, and had a great evening.
A regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at 7:00 p.m., in the LRC at 1750 W. Plainfield Road, La Grange, IL 60525. The agenda for the meeting is available by going to Administration --> Board of Education --> Agendas