Registration closed on March 13. Please call the front desk if you didn’t register but wish attend: (847) 446-5252

Grandparents, we are thrilled to welcome all those who sign up to attend Grandparents’ Day on the CHA campus on Wednesday, March 20, beginning at 1:00 PM! We then hope you’ll stay to join parents, faculty, staff, and students for our all-school Easter Chapel service which will begin at 2:20 PM. Full details and parking instructions will be emailed to registrants several days prior to the event.

Please that PK 3 students will not be able to participate due to a scheduling conflict. Also note that some PK 4 and Kindergarten students are not present in the afternoons since they attend half day programming.

Grandparents’ Day Order of Events

1:00-1:15 PM—Welcome & Check-In (Auditorium Lobby)

  • Please enter through the S-1 door
  • Enjoy coffee, tea, and water after you check in and get your name tag

1:15-1:45 PM—Program (Student Center)

  • Enjoy more refreshments, including fruit and cookies
  • EE/LS Principal, Joan Okamoto; MS/US Principal Adelaide Yoo; and Head of School, Joe Torgerson will share encouragement and update you on the exciting things going on at CHA

1:45-2:15 PM—Classroom Visits & Tours

  • Visit your Kindergarten through Grade 5 grandchild(ren)’s classroom(s) to meet their teachers and see what they’ve been learning, OR let your MS/US grandchild(ren) show you a few of their favorite places on campus (Miss Okamoto and volunteers will escort guests to the EE/LS rooms, while MS/US students will meet their grandparents in the Student Center)

2:15 PM—Meet in the Auditorium Lobby

  • Grandparents can meet up with family members in the lobby before entering the Auditorium

2:20-3:05 PM—Easter Chapel (Auditorium)

  • You’ll join parents, faculty, staff, and students for a joyful, all-school Easter Chapel – a memorable time of worship during this special season
  • After the service, students will be dismissed first to their classes to prepare for school dismissal; then families will be dismissed to their vehicles
Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register?

Is there a fee for this event?

No, we are happy to host you here at the school, as we know that you’re an important part of your grandchildren’s lives and we are honored to partner with you!

Is this event for the whole family?

Grandparents’ Day is just for you…the grandparents! The rest of the family is invited to come at 2:20 PM for the all-school Easter Chapel. It will be a memorable time of worship during this special season!

What if I have more than one grandchild at CHA?

It’s no problem, as the session from 1:45-2:15 PM is in an open house format. Grandparents may stop by several classrooms and/or take a school tour.

Who do I contact with questions?

Please email Tawnya Patterson or call her at 847-446-5252, x2308.

“A grandparent is a little bit parent,
a little bit teacher,
and a little bit best friend.”