Homer CCSD 33C
Goodings Grove Luther J. Schilling William E. Young William J. Butler
Hadley Middle Homer Jr. High
Charla Brautigam, Communications/Public Relations Manager
For Immediate Release:
May 18, 2017
Butler School 1st graders create lasting memories
Make hand-printed pillowcases with their teachers
When students lay their heads down to sleep, they’ll be reminded of their
first year at Butler School.
Students have been making hand-printed pillowcases with their first-grade
teachers this week.
Each one carries a special message with their teacher’s name, such as:
“Now I lay me down to sleep, I’ll count these hands instead of sheep. I’ll
dream of how the year did pass in Mrs. Johnson’s first grade class.”
The pillowcases are embellished with the child’s handprint in a rainbow of
The end-of-the-year project is a long-standing tradition at the school.
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