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Today is Tuesday, November the 21st

Happy birthday this long weekend goes to Colton Derringer, Elyse Ibata, Raine Lauster, Canon Money, Christian Morris and Cori Vickery!!

For lunch today we will have chicken on the beach, lettuce, tomato, corn and applesauce.

Newspaper Staff will meet for lunch on Monday the 27th.  If you would like a soda, bring $1.50.

There will be no tutoring this week.

Attention Junior High Students - We are going to have our first dance Friday, December 1st from 6-8 pm.  You are all invited, and we hope you can all attend!  However, you must have a passing grade in every class, and you cannot get a discipline report from now until the dance.    

Congratulation to Abby Janssen for winning our annual spelling bee.

Pre-K thru 3rd grade teachers - Please turn in your Santa letters before dismissal today.

We hope everyone enjoys our 3 days off and has a very HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!

Recent News

Spelling Bee Winner 2017
Congratulations to Our Spelling Bee Winner
A BIG Congratulations to this year's Spelling Bee Winner, Abby Janssen!
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The Elementary/Jr. High Playground is getting a facelift!
In August, the school was awarded a grant, through the Morton Arboretum, to plant trees. On November 6th, eleven trees will be planted on the playground. A certified arborist will be helping us plant as well as instructing the students about tree planting and care.
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Bench for playground
Recycled Bench
We are working with Greentree Plastics and their ABC Promise Partnership to secure benches for the playground. Our school has been collecting lids and caps since August. We have received our first bench and in the process of collecting for two more benches. We will be placing the benches near the new trees on the playground.
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125 State Hwy 146 West
Golconda, IL 62938
Phone: 618-683-4011
Fax: 618-683-6022