Our Mission

Preparing today's students to be tomorrow's community leaders by providing a rigorous academic program.



Important Announcements

MAP-Measures of Academic Progress

All K-8 students have participated in MAP this week. Many classes were able to complete both reading and math assessments this week. Next week we will complete make-up tests. Assessment results will be shared at P/T conferences in October.

Thanks for Attending the Book Fair!
Thank you to all students, families, staff and the community for coming to our Book Fair! Your support helped us buy $450 worth of books and raised $600 in cash for the purchase of books in the future. Hope to see you again at the next Book Fair in March!

Gold Circle of Quality Achieved By Pre-K Program

Congratulations to our Pre-K program! The program has achieved the Gold Circle of Quality rating from ExceleRate Illinois. This rating system has high standards and our progarm has met the highest standards. We are proud to offer this exceptional Pre-K program to our community.

This is a reminder that if you have students enrolling in Pre-K, Kindergarten, 2nd grade or 6th grade in the fall they will need the following health exams:

New Pre-K Students
Physical exam and required immunizations including Pneumococcal, lead screen, diabetes screening by October 15th.
Certified copy of birth certificate by October 15th .
Kindergarten Students
Physical exam and required immunizations including proof of 2 doses Varicella vaccine , proof of 2 doses of MMR vaccine, lead screening, diabetes screening by October 15th
Certified copy of birth certificate (if not on file) by October 15th
Vision exam by an optometrist or ophthalmologist by October 15th
Dental exam
2nd Grade Students
Dental exam
Proof of 2 doses Varicella vaccine
6th Grade Students
Physical exam and required immunizations including one dose of Tdap vaccine, proof of 3 doses Hep B, proof of 2 doses of Varicella vaccine, proof of 2 doses of MMR vaccine and diabetes screening by October 15th
Dental exam
Beginning this school year (Fall of 2014) ALL students entering, advancing, or transferring into grades K - 12TH grades will be required to show proof of receipt of two doses of MMR vaccine and two doses of Varicella vaccine.
Failure to comply with the requirements of the health/immunization exam by October 15th will result in the student’s exclusion from school until the required health forms are presented to the school.
Please call the elementary school at 217-852-3201 for further information or questions.

Homeless Information can be found under documents/forms.

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