Congratulations Puma Girls' Soccer

Puma Girls' Soccer Teams

Congratulations to the Pumas Girls' soccer teams and Coach Hernan Rivera on another successful season, and thanks to all the parents and friends for coming out to support the Pumas. Special thanks to Ms. Peña for coordinating the team's schedule.

Puma Girls Soccer Game Schedule

Support our girls soccer team this season by coming to the games. Check this page for regular updates. GOOOOOO PUMAS!!!!!!


Monday, April 15th

IAMS vs. Stone

5/6-4:00 -- score: 2-2

7/8-5:00 -- score: 3-3

Location: Cricket Hill North (Lakeshore Dr. & Wilson)


Wednesday April 24

Pierce vs. IAMS

5/6-4:00 and 7/8-5:00

Location: Wilson West (Lakeshore Dr. & Wilson)


Thursday April 25th

West Ridge vs. IAMS

5/6-4:00 and 7/8-5:00

JCYS Spring Break Camp 2013

The JCYS Michael R. Lutz Family Center is offering a Spring Break Camp for kids in grades K-5th, from 8 AM to 5 PM on the following days: Mar 25, 28 and 29. See the PDF below for more details and to sign up.


JCYS Winter Break Camp

The JCYS Michael R. Lutz Family Center at 957 W. Grace St. is offering a Winter Break camp for kids in grades K-6th, from 8 AM to 5 PM on the following days: Dec 26, 27, 28, 31 and Jan 2. See the PDF below for more details and to sign up.


Parent Workshop - Nov 28, 2012

Read the PDF in the following link for information on the Parent Workshop

Winter Market - Dec 20, 2012

Winter MarketThe Winter Assembly will be held on Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 9:15am. On that same day Inter-American will be inviting students, families and friends to our Winter Market.

High School Fair - Friday, October 12 @ 9:00 am


Inter-American Magnet School


High School Fair


When: Friday October 12, 2012


Upcoming Changes in Fifth Grade

Incoming fifth grade parents attended a parent meeting where Dr. Vallez shared a few things they are working on for this coming school year as summarized below.

These are a few of my thoughts that I am using to guide our decision making about fifth grade:

LSC Elections Are Coming

On April 18 (Report Card Pick Up Day), LSC elections will be held at our school; from 6am-7pm, parents and community members can cast 5 votes for any combination of parent and community representatives to serve a 2-year term, from July 2012-June 2014. The LSC is in charge of principal hiring and evaluation, as well as approving the annual budget and school improvement plan. Candidate statements can be found near the Fremont entry: please familiarize yourself with the candidates before election day and have your voice heard by voting for your LSC.

The parent candidates are:

Pumas Win City Championship!

With great spirit and exceptional work, Inter-American’s 5th/6th Grade Basketball Team has won First Place in the Chicago Public Schools Championships! Xavier Castaneda #15, Jesus Ortiz #26, Hamid Bullie #12, Jacob Serrato #11, Adan Ramirez #23, Isaiah Vargas #30, and Izaiah Flores #2 (all 6th graders) rose to victory under the direction of Coach Danny Flores (father of Izaiah) and P.E. teacher Mr. Guadalupe Carrillo.