Worth School District 127
Worth Elementary

Twenty Books Read By WE Students!

Bluestem 2017

Worth Elementary School participated in the Illinois School Library Media Association’s Bluestem Award: Illinois’ Grades 3-5 Readers’ Choice Award.¬†The Bluestem Award program contains a book list of 20 titles. Third through 5th graders may participate in the program by reading - or have read to them - any four of the twenty nominated books.¬†Every 3rd through 5th grader at Worth Elementary participated in the program this year.

However, some students went above and beyond the minimum to participate in the program and read all 20 titles on the list by May 5th. Pictured above are the students: Olivia Zieba, Julia Danko, Adriana Zylstra, Kamil Janik, Kasper Gronski, Daniel Graca, Cecelia Jaworski, Meghan Stoots, Piotr Skupien and Carlos Castillo. Way to go!



Spring Planting

Spring Planting

Spring is in the air! Principal Tim Hathhorn and some students from Worth Elementary School recently worked in the school garden, getting it ready for Spring Planting.

Pictured from left to right: Principal Tim Hathhorn, Scarlett Tully, Jacob Delgadillo, Ameen Aqleh and Olivia Zieba.



A Special Musical Treat

WJH Band Plays For WE

In a special treat for our students, the Worth Junior High band, led by Dave Blyth, came to Worth Elementary and performed for our students in an outdoor Spring Concert.


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School Hours

Grades 1 - 5
8:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Kindergarten/EC Programs
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
or 12:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

All visitors must check in the office when entering the building. I.D. is required for everyone entering the building or picking up a student.

Absence Number: 708-671-5859

Mr. Tim Hathhorn

Mr. Tim Hathhorn
Principal