• School Information

    MacArthur International Spanish Academy
    1800 Chippendale Rd.
    Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

    Principal: Ivette Rivera-Weigle
    Assistant Principal: Michelle Thompson

    Phone: (847) 357-6650
    Fax: (847) 357-6651
    Attendance: (847) 357-6652

  • Calendar

    October 26, 2016
    October 31, 2016
    • Halloween - Class Parties in the Afternoon

      October 31, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 2:45 pm
      MacArthur International Spanish Academy, 1800 Chippendale Rd, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169, USA

      12:30 - 1:00 PM Students get dressed
      1:00 - 1:15 PM Parade
      1:15 - 2:45 PM Parties

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    November 4, 2016
    • 50th Anniversary Pasta Dinner Celebration

      November 4, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
      Eisenhower Junior High School, 800 Hassell Rd, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169, USA

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    November 6, 2016
    November 8, 2016
    • Election - Staff and Student Nonattendance Day

      November 8, 2016

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    November 10, 2016
    November 11, 2016
    November 18, 2016
    • Goodies with Grandparents

      November 18, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 9:15 am
      MacArthur International Spanish Academy, 1800 Chippendale Rd, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169, USA

      Grandparents are invited to have breakfast with the their MacArthur grandchildren from 8:00-8:30 AM in the MacArthur Gym. Then, they can join the students for the start of the school day from 8:30-9:15 AM.

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  • Latest News

    Art to Remember/Arte para Recordar

    Students have been working hard on their art work masterpieces in art this year. Art to Remember order forms will be sent home Tuesday, October 18, 2016. All orders are due back to the MacArthur office by Wednesday, October 26. Los estudiantes han trabajado duro en sus proyectos de arte este año. Arte para Recordar formularios será enviado a casa martes, 18 de octubre de 2016. Todos los órdenes deben regresar a la oficina de MacArthur por el miércoles, 26 de octubre.... Read more

    Halloween Parade & Parties

    Halloween Celebrations On Monday, Oct. 31, we will be celebrating Halloween by having our annual parade and classroom parties. In choosing an appropriate costume for your child to wear at school, please adhere to the following guidelines: • No fake blood, gore, scary costumes or costumes depicting violence • No weapons or “look-alikes” of any kind (squirt guns, chains, whips, plastic swords, etc.) • Ensure that costumes are appropriate and inoffensive to all ages at our school • Keep make-up to a minimum (there is only a short time given to students to change into costume) • No one may wear make-up or costumes to school in the morning • Be certain that your child can see through any mask or head covering Due to the recent national coverage related to alleged clown sightings, we are also requesting that students not wear clown costumes to school this year. This request is made with... Read more

    Save the Date/Aparte la Fecha

    October 10/10 de octubre – No School: Columbus Day/No Hay Clases (Día de Cristóbal Colon) October 11 /11 de octubre– PTA Meeting at 7pm in Mac’s library/Junta de PTA a las 7pm in la biblioteca de MacArthur October 26/26 de octubre – PTA Trivia Night at Mac 6pm-7:30pm (please note the change in date)/Noche de Trivia de 6pm-7:30pm en MacArthur (por favor nota el cambio de día) October 31/31 de octubre– Halloween Celebrations /Celebraciones de Halloween November 1/1 de noviembre – PBIS Assembly/Asamblea de PBIS... Read more

    MacArthur's Going Pink - Message from the Student Council/MacArthur se va color de rosa

    Student Council is promoting “Pink Day” on Friday, October 21st in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. We are encouraging all students to wear pink that day!  Whether it you wear a pink shirt, pink dress, or even a pink headband, we would like to see everyone participate. Thank you for going pink and raising awareness with us! El Consejo Estudiantil de Mac está promoviendo "Día rosa" el viernes 21 de octubre en honor del Mes de la Prevención del Cáncer de Mama. ¡Estamos alentando a todos los estudiantes a usar rosa ese día! Si se usa una camisa rosa, vestido rosa o incluso una diadema rosa, nos gustaría ver a todos participar. ¡Gracias por ir de rosa y aumento la conciencia del Mes de la Prevención del Cáncer de Mama!... Read more

    PBIS News/Noticias de PBIS

    For the month of October, MacArthur will be focusing on the behavioral goal of showing integrity. During our assembly we shared with students that having integrity means: •Our behavior matches our values •We treat others how we would like to be treated •We do our best when nobody is looking •We’re sincere and real •We demonstrate our positive personal values in all we do and say Thank you for taking time this month to talk to your student about how they have shown integrity at school, home or in their extracurricular activities. I’m sure they’d love to hear how you as parents/guardians show integrity as well. Sounds like a great dinner conversation to us!   Para el mes de octubre, MacArthur se centrará en el comportamiento objetivo de demostrar integridad. Durante la asamblea compartimos con estudiantes que integridad significa: Tu comportamiento coincide con tus valores Tratas a otros como te gustaría ser tratado Haces lo mejor cuando nadie... Read more

    MacArthur's Food Drive/Colecta de Alimentos

    MacArthur is holding a food drive beginning today through October 21. To read more about our food drive and how to get involved, please click Food Pantry Flyer English. MacArthur está llevando a cabo una colecta de alimentos a partir de hoy hasta el 21 de octubre. Para más información sobre como puede ayudar presione Food Pantry Flyer Spanish.... Read more