IB Bulldogs Blast

Greetings Tubman Families and Friends,

I hope you had a fantastic weekend! This week the third quarter will end.   Student led conferences will be on March 29th.  As in the fall, we will offer both in person and virtual options. Teachers will communicate with you directly on how to sign up for meeting slots. Please plan to join our educators on March 29th.  IAR testing will begin the week of March 20th. More information will be shared in your classroom weekly communication.  Have a wonderful week!


Principal Carey

Upcoming Events


Important Dates & Upcoming Events:


  • 3/13: Boys Basketball Playoff Game at Uplift Community High School, 5:30-7:30pm
  • 3/15: Boys Basketball Semifinal Game at Center on Halsted, 3:30-5:30pm
  • 3/16: End of Q3
  • 3/16: LSC Communications Committee Monthly Meeting at 12:30pm
  • 3/16: "Moms'" Night Out Event at Rotofugi at 6:30pm
  • 3/17: No School. School Improvement Day.
  • 3/20: Tubman Inclusive Education Supporters (T.I.E.S) Monthly Meeting at 6pm
  • 3/24: Fun Friday: Comfy, cozy day
  • 3/27-3/31: Spirit Week!
  • 3/27-3/31: Scholastic Book Fair at Tubman
  • 3/28: Talent Show at 9am
  • 3/29: No School. Report Card Pickup.
  • 3/30: PPLC Monthly Meeting at 3pm
  • 3/30: Friends of Tubman Monthly Meeting at 6pm
  • 3/31: Fun Friday: Going on Vacation theme

Tubman Calendar

SY22/23 CPS Calendar

Fun Friday Themes


2022-23 CPS Holidays and Non-attendance Days

Mar 17: School improvement day - no classes

Mar 29: Teacher conferences - no classes

Apr 3-7: Spring break - schools closed

May 29: Memorial Day - schools closed

June 7: Last day of school  

Tubman News

NEW: Scholastic Book Fair Coming Soon

NEW: CPS Mid-Year Student Satisfaction Survey

The Kitchen is Open to your Feedback! Chicago Public Schools and Open Kitchens seek student and parent feedback on our school dining program. Click the link below for the appropriate grade level. The survey is open until March 31st. 

CPS Mid-Year Student Satisfaction Survey for Open Kitchens Schools.

NEW: Yearbook Orders Due April 1

NEW: Welcome New Staff

  • Whitney Masters - Temporary Assigned Teacher, 2nd Grade, Room 205
  • Nurse Jaime Kezios- An additional nurse supporting our students along with Nurse Reilly and Nurse Carey

REMINDER: Pre-K Applications for SY23-34 Opening Soon!

The citywide application opens April 11, 2023 for the upcoming school year.

The application for Fall 2023 opens in April. Explore your options here.


Basketball games

All School Glow Dance Party in Celebration of the Pledge Drive

In case you missed an edition of the IB Bulldogs Blast

Common Links

Tubman Volunteer Handbook

Meet Our Educators

Student Fee

Tubman School Counselor Request Form SY 22-23

Tubman Family Handbook

COVID Testing Sign Up Directions

Friends of Tubman (FOT)

Friends of Tubman (FOT)

Merch Madness Is Back!

In need of some new Tubman gear? The Spirit Wear store is now open through March 26. You can order items HERE. 

Call to Auction!

This year's silent auction will run May 13-23, 2023 and we need your help securing fun and fantastic items to be bid on! Do you have something in mind or know someone that may be able to donate? Please fill out this FORM to assist in our efforts to create an amazing silent auction to support our school. If you have any questions, please reach out to friendsoftubman@gmail.com. Thank you for your continued generosity and support! 

Harriet Tubman Elementary School

2851 N. Seminary Ave.

Chicago, IL 60657

Phone: (773) 534-5725

Fax: (773) 534-5784


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