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Daily Announcements

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Good Morning

Today is Wednesday, August the 23rd

Happy birthday Kale Lauster!

For lunch today we will have Sweet & sour chicken, rice, broccoli and fresh oranges.  Thursday fruit muffins will be served for breakfast and for lunch we will dine on hot pockets, salad/dressing, beets and peaches.

Boxtops for Education collection will be mid October.  Make sure you turn in you TOPS to win your homeroom a party of choice.

Cross Country try-outs will be today after school.

Our lost and found rack has been piling up with lunch boxes.  Please remember to check it out when you have misplaced something.

Good luck to our Lady Pirates as they travel to NSH.  Bus departs at 2:45.  Please dismiss players to the gym at 2:30.

Recent News

Bottle Caps
Caps and Lids for a Bench
Pope County Elementary will be working with Green Tree Plastics out of Evansville, Indiana this year. Through their ABC Promise Partnership, we will be collecting plastic lids and caps to turn in towards a bench for our playground.
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5 Essentials Survey
Parents/Guardians, Teachers, and Students are asked to complete the 5 Essentials Survey for our District. This survey will be reflected on our School Report Card from the State Board of Education. The survey will be available until January 16, 2017. Click "Read More" for the link to the survey.
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PTO Purchases Microwave
Thank you to John Hall and the Pope County CUSD #1 Parent-Teacher Organization for purchasing a much needed microwave for the Elementary - Junior High School cafeteria.
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125 State Hwy 146 West
Golconda, IL 62938
Phone: 618-683-4011
Fax: 618-683-6022