Today we opened the time capsule that the students and staff of Mokena 159 buried under the Playscape in 1997. We had so much fun looking at all of the treasures left inside 27 years ago!
about 18 hours ago, Mokena School District 159
time capsule contents
time capsule contents
time capsule contents
time capsule contents
time capsule contents
time capsule contents
We are holding a brief "Meet & Greet" with our incoming interim superintendent immediately following Monday's 6:00 pm Special Board Meeting. We hope you can join us!
about 20 hours ago, Mokena 159
meet and greet
On the last day of school, MES students cheered on the 3rd graders during a Clap Out! Good luck at MIS!
17 days ago, Mokena 159
clap out
clap out
clap out
Prek party fun! 🥰
28 days ago, Mokena 159
prek
prek
1st grade here they come! We are so proud of our Kindergarteners and all they have learned together this year!
29 days ago, Mokena School District 159
students
Kindergarten and 1st grade friends celebrated the end of the school year at the MES Carnival!
29 days ago, Mokena 159
MES
MES
MES
MES
MES
MES
MES
MES
MES
MES
Happy last day of school! 🎉🎉 Enjoy your summer!
29 days ago, Mokena 159
last day
Congratulations to the 2024 Galaxy Award winners & thanks for your dedication to our community! 🏆 Kim Klappauf, 7th Grade 🏆 Karen Bussean, Band Director 🏆 Marita Navratil, Bus Driver 🏆 Luann Lodes, Student Services 🏆 Matthew Gallik, Mokena's Front Porch
30 days ago, Mokena 159
Kim
Karen
Marita
Luann
Matt
2nd and 3rd graders had a blast at the end of the year carnival yesterday!
about 1 month ago, Mokena 159
carnival
carnival
carnival
 carnival
carnival
carnival
carnival
caring
carnival
carnival
The cicadas have arrived!
about 1 month ago, Mokena 159
cicada
cicada
cicada
cocada
cicada
cicada
cicada
The last day of MES walking club!
about 1 month ago, Mokena 159
walking club
Congratulations to our ISBE Those Who Excel award recipients! Israel Smith - community member, Nisrin Al-Tikriti - early career educator, and Dr. Michael Rolinitis - MJHS Principal!
about 1 month ago, Mokena School District 159
those who excel
those who excel
Today we celebrated "unBEElievable" mentoring partnerships! Thank you to our mentor teachers who provided guidance and support to our new staff members this school year!
about 1 month ago, Mokena School District 159
mentoring
mentoring
3rd graders visited MIS yesterday to learn all about what to expect next school year! Huge shoutout to the PBIS Ambassadors and Student Council for their help acting as tour guides and for sharing their experiences with the incoming students!
about 1 month ago, Mokena 159
step up visit
step up visit
step up visit
step up visit
step up visit
step up visit
step up visit
step up visit
step up visit
Last Friday Mrs. Arduino's first graders shared their final EL project. The students wrote an adjective that describes birds and facts that support it. Students also made bird savers of a favorite bird. They are meant to be put in a window to save birds from crashing into it!
about 1 month ago, Mokena 159
bird saver
bird saver
bird saver
bird saver
Thank you to everyone that came out for the One Last Play on the wooden playscape! We had a blast and it was a wonderful way to cap off a wonderful almost three decades with the playground! Thanks for organizing, Mokena PTA!
about 1 month ago, Mokena 159
playground
playground
playground
playground
playground
playground
playground
playground
playground
playground
Happy Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week! 🎉 Let's start the celebration with a Virtual Applause Parade and show our staff some love! Let’s see how many 👏 we can get by the end of the day!
about 2 months ago, Mokena 159
virtual applause parade
Save the date for these exciting events out on by our incredible PTA!
about 2 months ago, Mokena 159
one last play
glow party
step up night
color run
Friendly reminder: tomorrow is an early dismissal day!
about 2 months ago, Mokena 159
early dismissal day
Congratulations to third grade students, Monserrat and Sean, for being selected for the Illinois Principal Association Student Recognition Award!
about 2 months ago, Mokena School District 159
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awards
awards