James Bunting
November 15th The Academic Foundation is having its annual Pride Night at WCHS. We will be honoring students academic achievement and extracurricular programs. There will also be a silent and live auction. If you're hungry they will be selling Monicals Pizza.
2 days ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
Parent Survey Your participation in the Illinois 5 Essentials Survey will help us understand the conditions at your child’s school and guide improvement. Your identity and survey responses will be kept completely confidential and will never be connected to you or your child. https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
4 days ago, Kristina Miller
Carolyn Short
Congratulations to Mrs. Henneike & Mrs. Guimond for their 1st place award from the I-KAN ROE for their work titled "Children of Change." Their combined lesson plans focused on healthy lifestyle choices and supported work in the area of social and emotional development.
4 days ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
November 15th The Academic Foundation is having its annual Pride Night at WCHS. We will be honoring students academic achievement and extracurricular programs. There will also be a silent and live auction. If you're hungry they will be selling Monicals Pizza.
7 days ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
Parent Survey Your participation in the Illinois 5 Essentials Survey will help us understand the conditions at your child’s school and guide improvement. Your identity and survey responses will be kept completely confidential and will never be connected to you or your child. https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
7 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Yes! Unit 9 schools are in session for Veterans Day 11/11/19! Open to the public: Veterans Day breakfast and assembly held at WCHS. Please call 815.432.4931 for reservations.
7 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Parent Survey Your participation in the Illinois 5 Essentials Survey will help us understand the conditions at your child’s school and guide improvement. Your identity and survey responses will be kept completely confidential and will never be connected to you or your child. https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
11 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Veterans Day breakfast and assembly held at WCHS. Please call 815-432-4931 for reservations.
11 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Parent Survey Your participation in the Illinois 5 Essentials Survey will help us understand the conditions at your child’s school and guide improvement. Your identity and survey responses will be kept completely confidential and will never be connected to you or your child. https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
14 days ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
Good morning. The 1st quarter honors assembly is today in the gym. It will start at 2:30. If you are attending please sit in the top section of the bleachers. Thank you.
15 days ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Please help us by taking the 5 essentials survey to help us understand the conditions at your child’s school and guide improvement. Identity and responses will be kept completely confidential and will never be connected to you or your child. survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
18 days ago, Joe Schall
James Bunting
GRS 1st quarter honors assembly will be November 1st at 2:40pm in the gym. Parents and Guardians are welcome. Please sit at the top of the bleachers. Thank you
22 days ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
No school tomorrow 10/25/19!
22 days ago, Kristina Miller
Carolyn Short
Veterans Day breakfast & assembly. Call 815.432.4931 for reservations.
23 days ago, Carolyn Short
Kristina Miller
School bus safety week! Always be prepared to stop when approaching a school bus and know what the lights mean. Safety should be the number one priority.
23 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Today is early dismissal! Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall- 2:00pm GRS- 2:15pm WCHS- 2:00pm No School- 10/25/19
23 days ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
Academic Foundation annual Pride Night is set for Nov 15th at WCHS Gym. Please mark your calendar. Also check out their Facebook at Unit 9 Academic Foundation and website at unit9academicfoundation.org.
24 days ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
Beginning tomorrow all early dismissals and Wednesday dismissals will release accordingly: Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall- 2:00pm GRS- 2:15 WCHS-2:00pm No School- 10/25/19
24 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
There has been change with the PowerSchool District Sign in code. Please note the new code: QPZS
25 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
This week is School Bus Safety Week!! Please take a moment to read and share these great tips to keep everyone safe.
25 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Beginning on 10/23/19 all early dismissals and Wednesday dismissals will release accordingly: Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall- 2:00pm GRS- 2:15pm WCHS- 2:00pm No School 10/25/19
25 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Beginning on 10/23/19 all early dismissals and Wednesday dismissals will release accordingly: Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall- 2:00pm Glenn Raymond- 2:15pm High School- 2:00pm NO SCHOOL- 10/25/19
27 days ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
Reminder tonight is our Ute Council Meeting at GRS it starts at 5:15. Enter the office doors and we will meet in Mrs. Mueller's room 101. Hope to see you there!
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
Let's give a BIG shout out to our school leaders for their endless commitment and positive influence on staff, students and the community!
about 1 month ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
REMINDER Early dismissals this week are as follows: Wednesday 10/16/19 Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall- 2:15pm Glenn Raymond- 2:25pm High School- 2:27pm Friday 10/18/19 End of 2nd quarter Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall- 2:15pm Glenn Raymond- 2:25pm High School- 2:27pm
about 1 month ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
If you are planning on attending the football game tomorrow night the booster club is having a fundraiser called Drive 4 your school. You can preregister for the event at https://d4ur.com/JKPDW Ford will donate $20 for everyone that registers. Thank you
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS 7/8th grade band will perform at the homecoming football game Friday evening. Members are to report to the high school band room by 6:15pm. Please make sure students are dressed warmly. The band will perform the pre-game music at approximately 6:55pm on the football field.
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative is hosting a movie night at the Watseka Theatre on Monday, October 14 beginning at 5:00 pm. SHREK will be shown free of charge. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the show!
about 1 month ago, Carolyn Short
Joe Schall
Beginning tomorrow, there will be a new early Wednesday dismissal schedule. Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall will be dismissing at 2:15, WCHS at 2:27 and GRS at 2:35. This represents a 10 minute change from the past.
about 1 month ago, Joe Schall
Jessica Heldt
Good evening! This is a reminder about our open house and book fair at Wanda Kendall tomorrow evening from 5:30-7:00. Hope to see everyone there!
about 1 month ago, Jessica Heldt
Carolyn Short
Congratulations WCHS September Students of the Month!
about 1 month ago, Carolyn Short
Carolyn Short
Homecoming Week Decorating Contest
about 1 month ago, Carolyn Short
Heather Gerth
Nettie Davis Open House and Scholastic Book Fair tonight 5:30 - 7:00. We look forward to seeing everyone.
about 1 month ago, Heather Gerth
Joe Schall
The Unit 9 Board of Education is looking for a new superintendent. The Board requests that everyone help in this process by completing an online survey. Survey deadline is October 7, 2019 and can be accessed at: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/XF6BFR7 Thank you for your time.
about 1 month ago, Joe Schall
Carolyn Short
Drinking.Drugs.Vaping. Parents/Guardians: TIPs on how to talk about this with your teen at Juvenile Justice Council's Interactive Forum. Learn from local professionals.Talking Improves Parenting! Thursday, September 26th, 2019 6:30-8:00 p.m. Watseka Park District Building
about 1 month ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
Wednesday, September 18th at 5pm will be the first Ute Council meeting at Glenn Raymond School. You will enter through the office doors on Mulberry St. All parents of GRS students are encouraged to participate. Have a great weekend.
2 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Due to extreme heat and humidity tomorrow 9/12/19 Unit 9 school will dismiss early. Nettie Davis, Wanda Kendall, and WCHS at 1:30 and GRS at 1:40 Stay cool
2 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Glenn Raymond School is in need of an aide for or special needs room. If you or anyone you know is interested please contact Nicole Bullington at (815) 683-2662 Iroquois Special Education Association. Thank you
2 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Friday, September 13th order forms are due for Watseka clothing. Checks can be made out to GRS.
2 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
We have been informed by the Watseka Police department that it is safe in the community again, so all unit 9 schools are no longer on a soft lock down. Thank you
2 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Unit 9 schools are on a soft lockdown as a precaution due to the bank event in Watseka. All children are safe and will remain indoors for the duration of the lockdown.
2 months ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
WCHS Post Prom is pre-selling mums this year. To order online, go to tinyurl.com/wchsmums or order at any home varsity football or volleyball game between now and September 13th.
2 months ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
GRS baseball game for today vs GCMS has been cancelled and rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept 4 at 4pm.
2 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS baseball game for today has been cancelled
3 months ago, James Bunting
Jessica Heldt
Wanda Kendall Parents: The weekly WK newsletter was sent through email last Friday (8/23/19). Please email Mrs. Heldt at jessica.heldt@watsekaschools.org if you did not receive one, and she will add you to the email list. Thank you and have a great week.
3 months ago, Jessica Heldt
James Bunting
Ute baseball defeats PBL 8 to 7.
3 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS baseball won tonight against IW 14 to 4. Way to go Utes
3 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Watseka Utes Baseball starts the season with a 16to6 win over Milford
3 months ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
Please remember to stop in at WCHS to register your child if you have not already done so. If you are a new students to our school and/or an incoming 9th grader, please remember to bring in proof of residency.
3 months ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
The first 2 weeks of school we will utilize the 2 o'clock dismissal schedule.
4 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
New this year Kindergarten, 2nd, 5th, 9th grade & random students from other grade levels will be required to show proof of residency. Items that will be accepted for proof of residency can be found on our website at https://www.watsekaschools.org/ Thank you
4 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
7th & 8th GRS Baseball tryout will be Aug 5th from 9-11am at Forest Park. Athletes must have current physical, wear protective cup, pants, cap and glove. Contact Mr. Fehland with questions. Go Utes!
4 months ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
Graduation photos are in! If you ordered pictures you can pick them up in the main office at WCHS.
4 months ago, Carolyn Short
Heather Gerth
Reminder...Tomorrow, May 31st is a 2:00 dismissal. Please disregard the previous message that said May 30th. Sorry for the mistake.
6 months ago, Heather Gerth
Heather Gerth
Summer School will start on Tuesday, June 4th @ 8:00 a.m.
6 months ago, Heather Gerth
Joe Schall
Due to the school closure on May 23rd, Unit 9 schools will be in session June 3rd. School will be dismissed at 9 o'clock a.m. on that day.
6 months ago, Joe Schall
James Bunting
GRS will be sending 4th quarter report cards home with the students on Thursday, May 30th. Have a great summer!
6 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Also 8th grade honors assembly will be May 31st starting at 8:30am in the gym. Just a friendly reminder if you lost the letter we sent a few weeks ago.
6 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS End of Year Honors Assembly for 5th, 6th, and 7th grade will be on Friday, May 31st at 10:30am in the Gym
6 months ago, James Bunting
Jennifer Dixon
GRS accidentally forgot the 2nd page to the registration paperwork! We will be sending these home with your students today! Please be looking for them and return with your other registration paperwork. We are sorry for the confusion! Thank you for your cooperation!
6 months ago, Jennifer Dixon
James Bunting
The 8th grade dance for tonight has been canceled. We will find a new date next week to have it.
6 months ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Due to power outage and road issues Watseka schools will not be in session today.
6 months ago, Joe Schall
Jennifer Dixon
Glenn Raymond Spring Concert will be held Monday, May 20th at 6:30 pm in the GRS Gym. The students have been working very hard and would like to share their talents with you! Hope to see you there!
6 months ago, Jennifer Dixon
James Bunting
Good morning. The 8th grade trip to Six Flags tomorrow is still on. The weather looks like a high of 49 degrees and a chance of rain. Please make sure your children dress appropriately (NO SHORTS) We will depart GRS at 8am and return to GRS around 6:30pm depending on traffic.
6 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS Spring Concert will be held on Monday, May 20 at 6:30 pm
7 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The Junior High Track meet that was scheduled for today 4/18/19 has been canceled. Track practice for today is also cancelled.
7 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Friendly reminder that our next Ute Council meeting will be Wednesday, April 17th at 5:15pm. At the meeting we will discuss the 8th grade dance, track concessions, and possible handbook changes (if you have suggestions for the handbook bring them to the meeting) Thank you
7 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The track meet for tonight 4/4/19 has been cancelled no practice either
8 months ago, James Bunting
Heather Gerth
Free Preschool Screening for children from age 3 to 5. Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at the Unit 9 District Office, 1411 Lafayette St. Watseka. Call Nettie Davis for an appointment 1-815-432-2112.
8 months ago, Heather Gerth
James Bunting
WCHS Drama Department will present the annual spring play this Friday and Saturday at 7pm at the Watseka Theater. Tickets are available through Thursday at the WCHS office for $8. Tickets will be $10 at the door.
8 months ago, James Bunting
Heather Gerth
WCHS Drama Department will present the annual spring play this Friday and Saturday @ 7:00 p.m. at the Watseka Theater. Tickets are available through Thursday at the WCHS Office for $8. Tickets will be $10 at the door.
8 months ago, Heather Gerth
Joe Schall
The Unit 9 Board of Education would like to invite the community to its free State of the District. It will be held on Friday, March 22nd at W.C.H.S. Registration begins at 6 with informational sessions beginning at 6:30. Come learn about the great things happening in the district.
8 months ago, Joe Schall
Heather Gerth
Reminder...Your RSVP for Nettie Davis Family Reading Night is due tomorrow, Friday, March 15th. Family Reading Night is Thursday, March 28th 5:00-7:00.
8 months ago, Heather Gerth
Carolyn Short
Watseka FFA Petting Zoo has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 21st due to icy weather forecasted for Wednesday. The event will be open from 9 am - 2:30 pm at WCHS.
9 months ago, Carolyn Short
Jessica Heldt
MAP Growth student progress reports were sent home with all Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall students today. Please go over these reports with your child. Click the following link to access a reference sheet to assist in explaining the reports. http://www.watsekaschools.org/o/watseka/page/map-growth-benchmark-testing
9 months ago, Jessica Heldt
James Bunting
Friendly Reminder that the next Ute Council meeting will be Wednesday, February 20th at 5:15pm in Mrs. Lyznicki's room. Planning for the 8th grade dance will be a major agenda item. Go Utes!
9 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
NWEA assessment scores are being sent home with all the GRS students today. The paper has the fall and winter assessment scores on them and any growth they had from one assessment to the next. Please ask you children to see them. Thank you and Go Utes!
9 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS Yearbooks are on Sale for $15 until March 1st. They are full color and can be ordered by sending the money in an envelope (make checks payable to Glenn Raymond Middle School. They can also be ordered at www.inter-state.com/yearbook and enter code 32442D
9 months ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
The public is invited to attend a community meeting regarding the possible consolidation between Unit 9 and Unit 249. The meeting will take place on Wednesday, February 13th at 6 pm at the Unit 9 Office, 1411 W. Lafayette Street in Watseka.
9 months ago, Joe Schall
Joe Schall
Unit 9 will be on a 2 hour delay today, Tuesday, February 12th.
9 months ago, Joe Schall
Carolyn Short
Red Cross Blood drive at WCHS on Feb 25 from 8-1pm. All units collected count towards a scholarship given to a WCHS senior. To schedule an appt email Casie.hanson@watsekaschools.org No walk-ins the day of the drive.
9 months ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
Thank you to Officer Brooks and Cache for coming to GRS today. Your message about social media was very good.
9 months ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Due to extremely low temperatures and wind chills, Unit 9 will be closed both Wednesday, January 30th and Thursday, January 31st. Please stay safe and warm.
10 months ago, Joe Schall
James Bunting
The volleyball game tonight vs JL Nash has been cancelled. They did not want to travel here. GRS volleyball will practice after school tonight from 3:30pm to 5pm. The 8th grade boys regional game at IW will be played tonight.
10 months ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Unit 9 schools will be closed today, Monday, January 28th, due to road conditions and visibility concerns.
10 months ago, Joe Schall
Jennifer Dixon
Please join the Watseka FFA tomorrow @ 1:30 pm in the High School Gym for the 2nd Annual FFA Alumni Auction. A Free will donation Lunch begins at 1:30 with the auction starting at 2:00. Many great items available for everyone! Hope to see you there!
10 months ago, Jennifer Dixon
Joe Schall
Unit 9 schools will be closed today, Friday, January 25th, due hazardous wind chill conditions.
10 months ago, Joe Schall
Carolyn Short
WCHS graduation has been set for Friday, May 24, 2019 at 6:30 pm.
10 months ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
The GRS Honor Assembly that was scheduled for today will be rescheduled for tomorrow 1/23/19 at 1:30pm in the gym.
10 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The volleyball game at GRS has been canceled for tonight and rescheduled for 1/25/19 at 4:30
10 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The 7Th grade boys regional game at Iroquois West tonight has been canceled.
10 months ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Due to worsening road conditions, Unit 9 will be dismissing early today. Elementaries will dismiss at 1, WCHS at 1:05 and Glenn Raymond at 1:15.
10 months ago, Joe Schall
Jennifer Dixon
Please join the FFA students at the Watseka High School on Sunday, January 27th for the 2nd Annual Alumni Auction. Doors will open at 1:00 pm. Free will donation lunch starts @ 1:30 with lots of exciting things to bid on starting at 2. Hope to see you there!
10 months ago, Jennifer Dixon
Jessica Heldt
Last chance to take the Illinois 5 Essentials Parent Survey. We appreciate your feedback. https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/login/
10 months ago, Jessica Heldt
James Bunting
With the potential incoming weather, they have decided to postpone the 7-3A Regional Boys Basketball Regional scheduled for tomorrow until Monday, January 21. 3:00 PM: #4 Momence vs. #5 Bishop Mac 4:15 PM: #2 Iroquois West vs. #7 Peotone 5:30 PM: #3 Watseka vs. #6 Nash
10 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS 2nd quarter honors assembly will be on Tuesday, January 22nd at 1:30pm in the gym. Families are welcome to attend.
10 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The Ute Council meeting for tonight has been canceled our next meeting will be February 20th at 5:15 pm.
10 months ago, James Bunting
Jennifer Dixon
Reminder to parents - With snow and freezing temps, please make sure your students are getting to their bus stops 5 minutes PRIOR to the scheduled bus departure. Also, please be patient with the buses because of the weather outside, the buses may run a minute or two behind.
10 months ago, Jennifer Dixon
Carolyn Short
WCHS will have final exams on Jan. 10th & Jan 11th. There will be a 3pm dismissal on Thursday & 1:45pm dismissal on Friday. Students who have qualified to exempt and have turned in signed forms do not have to attend those exempted classes. Make up exams are Friday from 2 - 3:00
10 months ago, Carolyn Short
Heather Gerth
On Friday, January 11th, students will be dismissed @ 2:00.
10 months ago, Heather Gerth
Carolyn Short
The 5Essentials Survey for parents to complete is closing soon! Please take a few minutes to go to the link below to complete this very important survey. Thank you! http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/
10 months ago, Carolyn Short
Jessica Heldt
The Wanda Kendall holiday music program for 2nd and 3rd grade students will be Thursday, December 20th. 2nd grade performances will be at 9:00 and 1:15. 3rd grade performances will be at 10:00 and 2:15. Choose which time works best for your family to attend. Doors at Wanda Kendall will be unlocked 15 minutes before each performance. We're looking forward to a great day of music.
11 months ago, Jessica Heldt
James Bunting
Our next Ute Council meeting will be today at 5:15pm in room 102. All parents of GRS students are welcome to attend.
11 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS Christmas Concert is tonight at 6:30pm in the gym. The students have been working extremely hard come enjoy some holiday music.
11 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Reminder that our next Ute Council meeting will be Wednesday, December 19th at 5:15pm in room 102. All parents of GRS students are welcome to attend.
11 months ago, James Bunting
Jessica Heldt
Little Caesar's pizza pick up is tomorrow, December 13th. All kits need to be picked up at the Unit Office, between 3:00 & 6:00 PM. Thank you for supporting the Unit 9 PTO.
11 months ago, Jessica Heldt
Carolyn Short
Student Council needs your help in getting word out to senior citizens for our Annual Luncheon. It will be on Dec 7th at 1:00 at WCHS. It is a free meal for any and all seniors in our community. Please share this and have them call 815-432-2486 to RSVP by Monday December 3rd.
12 months ago, Carolyn Short
Jessica Heldt
Little Caesar's Pizza Fundraiser forms will be accepted tomorrow for anyone who did not turn theirs in today. Thank for supporting the Watseka PTO.
12 months ago, Jessica Heldt
James Bunting
The 7th grade girl's basketball regional game has been moved to 5:45pm in Paxton today. The bus will leave at 4:15pm. Good luck Lady Utes!
12 months ago, James Bunting
Heather Gerth
KID’S NIGHT OUT - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16 Forms will be coming home today, please send them back to school no later than Wednesday, November 14th.
about 1 year ago, Heather Gerth
Carolyn Short
There are still slots available for Parent-Teacher Conferences on Thursday, Nov 8th. Call Dianne Page at 815.432.2486 to set up an appointment. Also, tonight is Pride Night. Come join us at 5:30 to celebrate WCHS student successes. All activities are held at Watseka High School.
about 1 year ago, Carolyn Short
Jennifer Dixon
GRS 1st Quarter Honors Assembly will be tomorrow, November 7, 2018 at 8:30 AM in the GRS Gymnasium. All parents are invited to attend.
about 1 year ago, Jennifer Dixon
Heather Gerth
Important Dates: 11/6 & 11/8 Parent Teacher Conferences 4:00-8:00 11/7 Pride Night @ WCHS 5:30-7:45
about 1 year ago, Heather Gerth
James Bunting
GRS 1st Quarter Report Cards will be sent home with the students today Friday, Nov. 2nd. Also don't forget if you still need a time for Parent Teacher conferences call GRS at 815-432-2115. Have a great weekend.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Jennifer Dixon
GRS Report Cards were sent home today. PLEASE disregard the Attendance Days and Tardies as they are incorrect. We are sorry for any confusion this may have caused. Thank you!
about 1 year ago, Jennifer Dixon
James Bunting
5th and 6th grade boy's basketball practice on Saturday has been moved to 12:30-2PM. Have a great weekend.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
There is a hearing on Monday, November 5th @ 6:30 at the Iroquois County Board meeting room. The hearing will be for testimony regarding the petition for consolidation of Unit 9 and Unit 249. We welcome all interested parties to attend.
about 1 year ago, Joe Schall
Jennifer Dixon
Letters have been mailed out today! EFFECTIVE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5th Due to the amount of students who require transportation to and from school, Unit #9 will be adding a bus to our daily routes. This change is necessary to alleviate overcrowding on our current bus routes. THE NEW ROUTE (BUS #12) AND PICKUP TIMES ARE AS FOLLOWS: PLEASE MAKE SURE STUDENTS ARE AT LEAST READY 5 MINS. EARLY Belmont Acres 7:00 AM Country Students 7:05 AM & 7:10 AM Oppyville 7:14 AM Country Student 7:21 AM Sugar Creek Trailer Park 7:25 AM Kingdon’s Apartments (by Mailboxes) 7:27AM Yount & Fleming (corner) 7:30 AM PM DROP OFF TIMES will be done in reverse order. If your student no longer needs transportation, please call the number below. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have any questions or concerns, please call Mrs. Dixon at 815-432-2115.
about 1 year ago, Jennifer Dixon
James Bunting
Unit 9 would like to invite everyone to Pride Night on November 7th at WCHS starting at 5:30PM. Pizza supper, choir performances, pep band performance, WCHS art display, and basketball scrimmages. There will also be a silent auction.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Jennifer Dixon
FOOD VAN DRIVER WANTED : Part-time every day school is in session, $15.00 per hour. Must have a clean criminal background. Applications are available at the District Office, 1411 West Lafayette Street in Watseka. STRICT application deadline of November 9th. Please contact Mrs. Clifton at 815-432-3891 with any questions. Thank you!
about 1 year ago, Jennifer Dixon
James Bunting
Please take a minute to take this 5 Essential Survey. Follow this link https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/login/ . Type Iroquois in the county and then Glenn Raymond in the school. Then login. Thank you for taking the time to do this.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Please call GRS (815-432-2115) to set up a time for Parent Teacher Conferences. They are November 6th & 8th from 4-8PM in the GRS Gym
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Heather Gerth
Nettie Davis Students will be dismissed today, October 26th @ 2:00.
about 1 year ago, Heather Gerth
Carolyn Short
Parent Teacher Conferences will be Tuesday, Nov 6th & Thursday, Nov 8th in the WCHS cafeteria. Please call Mrs. Page at 815-432-2486 or email her at dianne.page@watsekaschools.org to set up a time to meet with your child's teachers.
about 1 year ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
Friendly reminder our next Ute Council meeting will be on October 17th at 5:15PM. All parents 5th through 8th grade are invited to attend. Please enter the office doors and we will meet in room 102. I look forward to seeing everyone at the meeting. Thank you James Bunting
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Jennifer Dixon
REMINDER - GRS Newspaper meeting is tomorrow morning 10/17/18 at 7:45 AM in Mrs. Curry's Room!
about 1 year ago, Jennifer Dixon
James Bunting
Please call GRS (815-432-2115) to set up a time for Parent Teacher Conferences. They are November 6th & 8th from 4-8PM in the GRS Gym
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Only a couple days left to purchase apparel at the online store. You can access the store at the following link https://glennraymondms.itemorder.com/sale The store will be open until Monday, October 15th. Thank you Go Utes!
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Friendly reminder our next Ute Council meeting will be on October 17th at 5:15PM. All parents 5th through 8th grade are invited to attend. Please enter the office doors and we will meet in room 102. I look forward to seeing everyone at the meeting. Thank you James Bunting
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS is offering Glenn Raymond apparel at an online store. You can access the store at the following link https://glennraymondms.itemorder.com/sale The store will be open until Monday, October 15th. Thank you Go Utes!
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Heather Gerth
Bring Your Smile! Nettie Davis Elementary Picture Day is tomorrow, October 3rd.
about 1 year ago, Heather Gerth
James Bunting
GRS is offering Glenn Raymond apparel at an online store. You can access the store at the following link https://glennraymondms.itemorder.com/sale The store will be open until Monday, October 15th. Thank you Go Utes!
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Jessica Heldt
Wanda Kendall open house will be tomorrow, October 2nd, from 5:30-7:00. Be sure to stop by the cafeteria while you’re here for our annual book fair. We look forward to seeing all of our wonderful families.
about 1 year ago, Jessica Heldt
James Bunting
Friendly reminder our first Ute Council meeting will be on September 26th at 5PM. All parent 5th through 8th grade are invited to attend. Ute Council supports dances, field trips, and academics at GRS. I look forward to seeing everyone at the meeting. Thank you James Bunting
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS is offering Glenn Raymond apparel at an online store. You can access the store at the following link https://glennraymondms.itemorder.com/sale The store will be open until Monday, October 15th. Thank you Go Utes!
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Friendly reminder our first Ute Council meeting will be on September 26th at 5PM. All parent 5th through 8th grade are invited to attend. Ute Council supports dances, field trips, and academics at GRS. I look forward to seeing everyone at the meeting. Thank you James Bunting
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Due to forecasted extreme heat the next few days, Unit 9 will dismiss early on Tuesday 9/18, Wednesday 9/19 and Thursday 9/20. Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall at 1 pm, GRS at 1:15 and WCHS 1:05.
about 1 year ago, Joe Schall
Joe Schall
Due to extreme heat Unit 9 will dismiss early on Monday 9/17/18. Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall at 1 pm, GRS at 1:15 and WCHS 1:05.
about 1 year ago, Joe Schall
Carolyn Short
WCHS Homecoming Game is tomorrow, Friday, September 14th. Game starts at 7:00 pm. Homecoming Dance is Saturday, September 15th. It will be held at the Unit Office from 7:00 - 10:00 pm.
about 1 year ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
Our first Ute Council meeting will be on September 26th at 5PM. All parent 5th through 8th grade are invited to attend. Ute Council supports dances, field trips, and academics at GRS. I look forward to seeing everyone at the meeting. Thank you James Bunting
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Reminder that there is a special board meeting tonight @ 6:30 between the Unit 9 and the Crescent-Iroquois Unit 249 boards at the Unit Office in Watseka to discuss the results of the feasibility study.
about 1 year ago, Joe Schall
James Bunting
The first home varsity football game is Friday 9/7/18. GRS student can sit with their parents or they are to sit with Mr. Bunting in the first section of bleachers. Go Warriors!
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS picture packets were given to the students today. Picture day is Monday September 10th. Have a great evening.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Sorry for any confusion with the day of dismissal for heat. We will dismiss early Wednesday 9/5/18 Nettie & Wanda 1pm GRS 1:15 pm and WCHS 1:05pm.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Due to extreme heat Unit 9 will dismiss early on Tuesday 9/5/18. Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall at 1 pm, GRS at 1:15 and WCHS 1:05.
about 1 year ago, Joe Schall
James Bunting
Due to extreme heat Unit 9 will dismiss early on Tuesday 9/4/18 Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall 1 pm, GRS 1:15, and WCHS 1:05
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Guy Gradert
Due to excessive heat, Unit 9 will be dismissing at the following times on Tuesday: Nettie and Wanda 1:00 pm, GRS 1:15 pm and WCHS 1:05 pm.
about 1 year ago, Guy Gradert
James Bunting
Girls basketball practice today has been cancelled due to the heat. Practice tomorrow 8/28/18 will be in the morning from 6:30am to 7:30am. If girls are unable to make it due to lack of a ride, that will not be held against them in anyway.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The GRS baseball game today 8/27/18 is cancelled due to extreme heat.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Jennifer Dixon
DUE TO EXTREME HEAT - UNIT #9 Schools will be dismissed at the following times today 8/27/18: NETTIE DAVIS & WANDA KENDALL 1:00 pm GLENN RAYMOND 1:15 pm WCHS 1:05 pm
about 1 year ago, Jennifer Dixon
James Bunting
REMINDER!!!! CAR RIDERS at Glenn Raymond MUST BE DROPPED OFF ON 3rd St. Between Mulberry and Washington Streets. DO NOT DROP OFF AT THE INTERSECTION OF MULBERRY AND 2ND!!! This is so important to help keep our students safe and to keep traffic from getting congested. Thank you James Bunting
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
Freshman Orientation will be held Monday, Aug 20th from 5:30 - 6:30 pm. We will begin in the WCHS cafeteria. Students will have the opportunity to sign up for clubs/organizations, walk through their schedule, and set up their locker. We hope parents are able to join us as well!
over 1 year ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
If your 5th children are worried about opening their lockers this year please assure them that we will help them learn how. If you want to you can get a lock from Walmart and have them practice on it. It will help them understand the concept.
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS locker orientation will be Aug. 14th. 5th Grade 5:30PM, 6th Grade 6PM, 7th Grade 6:30PM, and 8th Grade 7PM. The students will get their schedules and locker assignments that evening. Go Utes!
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Thank you to everyone that returned their registration info so far. If you still need to register your child you can drop it off at the GRS office.
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Mr. Newell is having open gym for any 7th & 8th grade girls basketball player interested in playing basketball this year on Mon 7/23, Tues 7/24, & Wed 7/25 from 5:30 to 7PM at GRS. Go Utes!
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Due to the extreme heat and humidity in the classrooms we will be dismissing school early today. Elementary schools will dismiss at 2pm, GRS 2:15pm, and WCHS 2:11pm Thank you James Bunting
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
WCHS Final Exams will be Friday, June 1st (Testing in Periods 1, 3, 5, & 7) as well as Monday, June 4th (Testing in Periods 2, 4, & 6)
over 1 year ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
Due to the extreme heat and humidity we will be dismissing school early today. Elementary schools will dismiss at 2pm, GRS 2:15pm, and WCHS 2:11pm
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
WCHS Awards Night will be Tuesday, May 22nd @ 6:00 pm in the cafeteria. The change of date is due to an abundance of conflicts. A letter will be mailed home if your child will be receiving an award.
over 1 year ago, Carolyn Short
Brad Welch
We are in need of Ute Council and/or track parents that assist at the concession stand for the May 12th. Sectional. Please call the GRS office to sign up for a time slot if you can help! THANKS
over 1 year ago, Brad Welch
Carolyn Short
WCHS Spring Concert will be held Tuesday, May 8 - 7pm at the Watseka Theater.
over 1 year ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
3rd Annual FFA Car Show Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 11am to 1pm at Watseka Community High School. Pork Sandwich lunch specials. Come support our local FFA. Warrior Pride!
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
WCHS yearbooks are on sale for $50.00 until the end of April. If you have questions please contact Mrs. Sterrenberg at the high school or order your yearbook from yearbookavenue.com
over 1 year ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
April 4th at 6pm the Watseka School board will meet with Crescent City and Iroquois West School boards at Crescent City Grade School about a feasibility study on consolidation. Everyone is welcome.
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
Brad Welch
The Solo&Ensemble Concert Scheduled for Tomorrow (3/24) at GRS has been cancelled due to potential poor weather conditions.
over 1 year ago, Brad Welch
James Bunting
Last day to register for the State of the District event for Friday, March 16th. Here is the link to register: https://tinyurl.com/unit9sod
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Service Master is no longer in need of volunteers to help clean at Nettie Davis School. Thank you to everyone that helped over the last few weeks.
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Clean up at Nettie Davis on sunday will start at 11am. Thank you
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Sunday will be the last day that we will need volunteers at Nettie Davis. Thank you to everyone that has helped so far. It is greatly appreciated. #WarriorPride
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
If you haven't registered for the state of the district event on March 16th yet there is still time. Click on the link to register https://tinyurl.com/unit9sod
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Service Master is going to be cleaning Nettie Davis this weekend and we could use volunteers to help. Call 815-432-4931 if you can help Saturday or Sunday. Thank you
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
We would like to invite the community to our 2018 State of the District event. This free event will be on Friday, March 16th from 5:30pm - 8:30pm at WCHS. Register at tinyurl.com/unit9sod Thank you
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Looking for volunteers to help clean up Nettie Davis School from 8am to 4pm. If you can help call 815-432-4931. Even one day of volunteering will help. Thank you James Bunting
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Please call all Kindergarten and 1st grade absences in to Carol @ 708-491-3260
over 1 year ago, Joe Schall
Joe Schall
The following will be the temporary contact numbers while the students are in the local churches. 1st Grade - Catholic Church - 708-491-3260 Kindergarten - Methodist Church - 708-927-8866
over 1 year ago, Joe Schall
Brad Welch
Congrats to the Students of the Month from Wanda Kendall and Glenn Raymond School
almost 2 years ago, Brad Welch