Foote MATHCOUNTS Team Finishes Strong at State Competition
Six Foote students competed in the state MATHCOUNTS finals on March 8. Click here to read more.
Ninth Grade China Trip
Ninth graders departed for their two-week trip to China on Sunday, March 2. Follow all their adventures on the 2014 China blog.
For Valentine's Day, MAG Students Collect Gift Cards for the Homeless
Mixed Age Group students marked Valentine's Day by collecting and donating gift cards to Columbus House, so homeless guests can get a bite (and get warm) when the shelter is closed. MAG classes collected 204 gift cards, and Columbus House responded with a grateful thank-you letter to Foote. Click here to read more.
Spring Auction Will Feature Foote's First-Ever Comedy Night
The theme of Foote's annual spring fundraising auction (April 26) will be "LOL: Laughs on Loomis," a highly entertaining evening of live comedy, good cheer, great food and drink and, of course, lots of great items to bid on. Tickets go on sale February 24. Meanwhile, click here to sign up to volunteer or click here to donate to the auction.
Foote Students' Movie Selected for Film Festival
A movie made by three fifth graders will be screened at the 90-Second Newbery Film Festival in New York City in March. Click here to read more and to watch the video.
MOSAIC Talk Explores World-Changing Events in India and Pakistan
A significant chapter of world history came alive when two members of the Foote community told the story of how India and Pakistan split in 1947. The talk was presented by Foote's diversity organization MOSAIC (Multicultural, Open-Minded, Supportive, Accepting, Inclusive Community). Click here to read more.
From the Eye of An Architectural Photographer
Accomplished photographer Chuck Choi stopped by Foote this past spring and captured the activity around the Jonathan Milikowsky Science and Technology Building. Click here to view his photos and read his impressions of Foote.