Message from our Principal, Inez Mitchell

Fall Wellness Fair

25 Nov
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On Thursday, November 10 North Chicago Community Partners (NCCP) hosted its annual Fall Wellness Fair at Forrestal Elementary School. This year’s theme: Feeding the Mind and Body! The event came together through a collaboration between AbbVie, NCCP, Northern Illinois Food Bank, community partners and volunteers and each school community. In total, 180 guests came out […]

Route 66 Drama Team Performs Character Education

26 Oct
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On Wednesday, October 19, students from the North Chicago Community Partners (NCCP) After School Enrichment Program at Forrestal and Yeager Elementary Schools took a field trip to Christ Church in Lake Forest to enjoy a character education performance by the Route 66 drama team. The purpose of the play was to teach students about honesty […]

Port’s Art Class Make Old School Selfies

14 Oct
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It’s Hispanic Heritage Month, and second graders at Forrestal are studying the famous Mexican artist Frida Kahlo. Kahlo was best known for her expressive and moving self-portraits.  The students each created their own self-portrait inspired by the artist’s work.