2017-18: Undertook a clean drinking water project that included installing a water filtration fountain and reusable bottle filler in the school gym.
2017-18: Designed and implemented the election of Hiawatha’s first student council.
2017-18: Focused initiatives on improving school safety; installed a new, wider fence gate to the playground to better insure safe entrance and exit, especially for fire drills and other emergencies.
2017-18: Worked to improve climate change awareness via a number of projects, including school murals and other artwork, the painting of a ‘green screen’ tech wall.
2017-18: Organized a school and community celebration of Illinois’ 200th birthday, created an Illinois Museum and Civics Education Learning Center.
2017-18: Worked to foster charitable connections in the school community, sponsoring a “Charity of the Month” and other activities to raise donations.
2017-18: Conducted a year-long campaign to beautify Berwyn, including an art project for the underpass near the school, an art in the community program, park restoration, collaboration with the YMCA, and more.
2017-18: Developed a homeless assistance program, featuring the creation of essential items needs bags to be delivered to area homeless.
2017-18: Created and implemented a schoolwide anti-bullying program.
2017-18: Focused on improving the integration of new students, conducting a fundraiser to purchase and decorate a “welcoming bench” to help students make new friends, as well as initiating a school-wide “kindness week.”
Providence Englewood Charter School
2017-18: Researched and raised money to purchase the school’s first hallway lockers for students.
Jonathan Y Scammon Elementary 2018-19 is Scammon’s first year in the program–welcome!
Marine Leadership Academy 2018-19 is Marine’s first year in the program–welcome!
2017-18: Designed and painted inspirational murals in the school hallways to instill school pride and positive behavior.
Cristo Rey St. Martin High
2017-18: Focused on environmental improvement and education by bringing useful plant life into their new school building, educating fellow students on the positive effects of indoor plants on air quality.