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2017 Poster-Video contest winners

The Glenview Village Board of Trustees on October 17 recognized winners of the annual CHARACTER COUNTS! in Glenview Poster-Video contest. Students were asked to create a poster (grades K-4) or video (grades 5-8) using one or more of the Six

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Kids Care Food Drive is October 16-20

The students of School District 34, Our Lady of Perpetual Help School, and Northbrook-Glenview District 30 are coming together in conjunction with Character Counts! Week to collect food items to be donated to the Northfield Township Food Pantry. Items of

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2017 Poster-Video contest

In conjunction with CHARACTER COUNTS! Week — October 15-21, 2017 — the 2017 annual CHARACTER COUNTS! in Glenview poster/video contest is underway. Glenview students have two choices: visually depict one or more of the Six Pillars of Character (trustworthiness, respect,

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Summer events

Character Counts! in GLENVIEW participated in two of Glenview’s most popular summer events — the Chamber of Commerce’s Summer Fest on June 24, 2017 and the July 4th parade. Here are some pictures:

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2017 Essay contest winners

The Glenview Village Board of Trustees on April 6 will recognize winners of the 20th annual CHARACTER COUNTS! in Glenview Essay Contest. Students were asked to write an essay on one of two topics: Develop an essay about a person who

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20th annual essay contest

For the 20th year, CHARACTER COUNTS! in Glenview is sponsoring a writing contest for students in grades 5, 6, 7 and 8. This year, students are asked to write an essay on ONE of two topics. The choices are: Develop

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‘Screenagers’ is the Spring 2017 Family Event

Join us for the local presentation of “Screenagers,” a movie about growing up in the digital age. This complimentary movie presentation, followed by a panel discussion, takes place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, at Glenbrook South High School, 4000 West

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2016 Poster/Video contest winners

The Glenview Village Board of Trustees on October 18 recognized winners of the 21st annual CHARACTER COUNTS! in Glenview Poster/Video contest. Kindergarten throught fifth-grade students were asked to create a poster depicting one or more of the six Pillars of Character. Sixth- through

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Marking 20 years of character

In October 1996, being a person of character in Glenview became a community priority. That’s when the Glenview Values Projects joined the CHARACTER COUNTS! Coalition, and committed to spreading the message of character education. Watch this video (above) to learn more

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Kids Care Food Drive

The students of Glenview District 34, Our Lady of Perpetual Help School and Northbrook-Glenview District 30 are coming together in conjunction with Character Counts! week from October 17-22 to collect food items to be donated to the Northfield Township Food

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