" Fostering Great Citizens "
It is our mission to serve our students by expending resources to deliver rigorous instructional programs, which will foster increased student achievement including college and career readiness with an emphasis on student academic growth. Through supportive, cooperative efforts and involvement from parents, community, and external partnerships we will continue to motivate our students to take an active and responsible role in their learning, become more critically aware and a learner in the 21st century. .
7:40- 7:45 Line up Bell
7:45- 8:00 Breakfast for all students
8:00- 900 Instructional Block 1
9:00-10:00 Instructional Block 2
10:00-11:00 Instructional Block 3
11:00- 12:00 Instructional Block 4
12:00-12:45 Lunch/ Recess
12:45-1:45 Instructional Block 5
1:45-2:45 Instructional Block 6
Note: Students receive 60 minutes of
either Library/ Computers Art or Gym daily.
Armour in the News
First Day at Armour School:
Star Studded Amour Students!!!
On Thursday, February 26, the talented students at Armour School amazed audiences with their singing, dancing, gymnastic feats, and originally written performance pieces. “The talent show was amazing because it was nice to others express themselves with their talents. Seeing the students sing and dance put a smile on the audience’s faces!” said 8th Grader Reyna
Principal Shelley Cordova said, “Our students have a tremendous amount of talent. I truly enjoyed every minute and every act.” Parents, staff, and students enjoyed 28 acts from students throughout the grade levels. The Talent Show Committee would like to thank the performers for all of their hard work and practice that made the event such a huge success!
Buffalo Grove Visits Armour
Armour School students were visited by students from Buffalo Grove High School on Dec. 15 and generous employees from Tripp Lite on Dec. 19.
On Monday December 15th, students from Buffalo Grove High School visited students at Armour School to share in the spirit of holiday giving. They spent time with students doing crafts and each student received a bag of gifts through the adopt a school program.
“I love seeing their faces when the get all their stuff. One first grade student was brought to tears when she was given a barbie mermaid”, Samie (aka Ms. Claus) , a student from Buffalo Grove High School recalled.
Another Buffalo Grove student was touched by the behaviors of the students “They are so well-behaved and thankful for all the gifts they get!” said Monica from Buffalo Grove High School.
Mrs. Wingate, counselor at Armour stated that, “We are so grateful to the students at Buffalo Grove High School for partnering with us again during this wonderful seasonal. The spirit of giving is in the air!
Winter Wonderland Assembly
On December 19th, Armour School Branch students performed for families, friends and classmates in there Winter Wonderland Assembly. Students performed many songs of the season, including the kindergarten favorite "I'm a Little Snowman" and the Disney favorite, "Do You Want to Build a Snowman?" Students were excited to share in the holiday spirit by interacting with the crowd and Rockin' around the Christmas Tree. Thank you to all the students, parents and community that helped come out to make this special!
High School Fair
Armour School hosted a High School Fair for its students in grades 6 - 8. Many opportunities were highlighted during the 90 minute Open House. Representatives from Selective Enrollment, IB Programs, College and Technical Education Programs, Engineering, Technology, and Private Schools were in attendance. The representatives were extremely impressed of our current junior high students and know that they will each be an asset to whichever school they choose to attend!
Clean Freaks Take over
4/3 No School Staff Improvement Day
4/6-4/10 SPRING BREAK
4/13 Classes Resume
4/15 Report Card Pick-Up
4/20 & 4/22 Armour School Open House
4/27- 5/1 PARCC Testing Part 2
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Armour visits U.S Cellular Field
Armour "Voice" Reflection: Learners share their experiences that make up the qualities of an Armour student.