Revisiting This Year’s South Loop Around the World

Written by Payton S. and Kyshuana L. South Loop Around the World is one of South Loop School’s most popular family events. Unfortunately, because of COVID, like other events, SLATW had to become virtual. We asked parents Janean Kwan and Abby Dryer some questions about planning this virtual event.  This year’s South Loop Around The...

After School Club Feature: Musical Theater

written by Annika C and Nia C. Ms. (Rachel) Jaffe is our music teacher here at South Loop. She started a club about Musical Theater. She got the idea to create this club because she wanted to be able to share her passion and knowledge with students. Some of her knowledge comes from working in...

Shouts Outs from Admin!

The South Loop Scoop asked Mrs.Anders, Ms.Shelton, and Mr.Rhodes for some shout outs to our awesome school community. Here is what they had to say in the form of a comic strip!

The Inside SCOOP with Mrs. Anders-Payne

Interviewed by Kate Boone, Diya Rao, and Tula Tamayo On Tuesday, April 6th we were fortunate enough to ask a few questions to Mrs. Anders, our South Loop Middle School Assistant Principal.  We began by asking her a question about herself. Q: What do you like to do in your free time? A: I don’t...

After School Club Feature: Young Bankers Club

Young Bankers Club Mrs. (Helen) Chan is the fourth-grade math teacher at South Loop. She started a club recently called the Young Bankers Club. Mrs. Chan was recruited by Ms. Garcia, and in previous years other South Loop math teachers had run the club. Being a math teacher, Mrs. Chan loved the thought of running...

South Loop Scoop is Back!

SL’s New Social Media and Blogging Club The South Loop Scoop, also known as the South Loop blogging club, is a mix of 6th and 7th graders run by Mrs. Garcia. In this group, we will be restoring the South Loop Instagram page (follow us @slooplions). Our hope is to try and post 1+ times...

For this year’s History Fair, kids learn about breaking barriers

Mr.Madel is a 5th grade social studies teacher at South Loop School. It is his second year at South Loop, but his 14th year teaching overall. One of the biggest projects he does is History Fair. History Fair is “an opportunity for students to showcase stuff in history,” Mr. Madel said. Students have to follow...

Around the World night shows off South Loop’s proud and beautiful diversity

By South Loop Scoop staff South Loop’s Around the World Night was a rousing success! So many cultures were proudly represented, so many performances were offered and so much delicious food was eaten! From India to Pakistan to Hungary to Holland to Cuba to Mexico to Greece to Italy to Chicago’s Black Heritage (just to...

What’s it like to debate for South Loop? Read this to see!

By Penny P., 5th grade Everybody crowded in the room and took a seat. The competitors were fierce. The teams took out their files and one started reading. The room intensified. The heat was on! Another great performance by South Loop School! We hosted the Feb. 15 debate tournament and it was very intense! I...

South Loop Students Compete in Science Olympiad Invitational

Congratulations to South Loop’s Science Olympiad Team! On Saturday February 8th, the team competed at Westinghouse High School in the Science Olympiad Invitational.  During a long day of competing in both written and build events, South Loop showed off their scientific and engineering skills.  This year, South loop competed against 13 other middle school teams and...
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Written by Payton S. and Kyshuana L. South Loop Around the World is one...
written by Annika C and Nia C. Ms. (Rachel) Jaffe is our music teacher...
The South Loop Scoop asked Mrs.Anders, Ms.Shelton, and Mr.Rhodes for some shout outs to...
Interviewed by Kate Boone, Diya Rao, and Tula Tamayo On Tuesday, April 6th we...
Young Bankers Club Mrs. (Helen) Chan is the fourth-grade math teacher at South Loop....
SL’s New Social Media and Blogging Club The South Loop Scoop, also known as...
Mr.Madel is a 5th grade social studies teacher at South Loop School. It is...
By South Loop Scoop staff South Loop’s Around the World Night was a rousing...
By Penny P., 5th grade Everybody crowded in the room and took a seat....
Congratulations to South Loop’s Science Olympiad Team! On Saturday February 8th, the team competed at...
Last Saturday, South Loop hosted the Conference Championship Debate Tournament. We are proud to...
By Ben S., 5th grade Wednesday’s second annual First Responders Dinner was a huge...
Fifth Grade student, Sinan Abuzayd is advancing to the Citywide Spelling Bee on March...
Friday, Jan. 31 is a day off school. The South Loop Scoop staff has...
By Warren T., 4th grade This year there is a new 5th grade math...
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