For more than 20 years, classrooms at Sacred Heart have been purchasing and wrapping Christmas gifts for the children and families at the Howard Area Community Center in Rogers Park.
The annual Kindergarten Nativity Play, performed December 11 for the entire school and a standing-room-only crowd of parents, was a sparkling reminder of the meaning of Christmas.
As part of Computer Science Education week, students are participating in "Hour of Code," which teaches students the basics of computer programming in fun, interactive ways.
Last week, SHS 4th graders hosted students from MCC Academy for the Poetry Pals program. This meeting is a part of a year-long interfaith project that brings together children from interfaith communities for partnership, expression and friendship through poetry, spoken word, music and art.
This bronze statue of Christ and the child is located in a narrow courtyard on the campus of Saint Louis University, not far from the United States-Canada Provincial House.