James Bunting
There will be no remote learning assignments on Friday, April 10th or Monday, April 13th at GRS due to Easter Break. If your students are behind on any assignments that would be a great time to submit make up work to the teachers. Have a wonderful Easter
about 5 hours ago, James Bunting
Erika Sterrenberg
Jostens Senior Graduation Drive-Thru Delivery
about 21 hours ago, Erika Sterrenberg
James Bunting
If you or your children have any questions about remote learning please don't hesitate to email the teachers. Teachers emails are firstname.lastname@watsekaschools.org
about 21 hours ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
To request needed paper copies of work for your WCHS student please call 815-317-6879 by noon on Monday. Pick packets up Wednesday from 8:30 - 1:00 at the main entrance of WCHS. Drop off completed work too. Students with internet access should be connecting with teachers daily.
1 day ago, Carolyn Short
Carolyn Short
Letter to the Class of 2020
2 days ago, Carolyn Short
Heather Gerth
Learning packets for all Nettie Davis and Prep students are available for pickup today, April 8th, 8:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
2 days ago, Heather Gerth
Heather Gerth
Reminder... Learning packets will be available for all Nettie Davis and Prep students tomorrow, Wednesday, April 8th, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00p.m. @ the front entrance of ND. We look forward to seeing everyone.
3 days ago, Heather Gerth
Carolyn Short
WCHS packet/work pickup and drop off will be Wednesday from 8:30 - 1:00 pm at WCHS main entrance (Door #1). If a parent stops to pick up work please have a list of your child's teachers. Any Chromebook or technology issue, please call (815) 293-7041 for assistance.
3 days ago, Carolyn Short
Erika Sterrenberg
WCHS $40 Yearbook SALE Ends Friday, April 10th tinyurl.com/wchsyearbook
4 days ago, Erika Sterrenberg
Carolyn Short
To request paper copies of work for your WCHS student please call 815-317-6879 by noon on Monday and leave your child's first and last name and grade. Pick up packets on Wednesday from 8:30 am - 1:00 pm at the main entrance of WCHS. Completed work can be dropped off as well.
6 days ago, Carolyn Short
Kristina Miller
Food pick up locations and times for Monday, April 6th and Wednesday, April 8th. đź’Ą Please be aware that there is now a new phone number to orderđź’Ą
7 days ago, Kristina Miller
Heather Gerth
Nettie Davis report cards were mailed home on Wednesday, April 1st. Please reach out to your child’s teacher if you have any questions.
7 days ago, Heather Gerth
Kristina Miller
WCHS E-Read
8 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
April calendar
8 days ago, Kristina Miller
Heather Gerth
Learning packets will be available for all Nettie Davis students next Wednesday, April 8th, 8:00 - 1:00 @ the front entrance of the school. We will not be collecting completed packets at this time. We look forward to seeing everyone, take care and be safe.
8 days ago, Heather Gerth
James Bunting
Good morning. GRS staff can add parents to Google Classroom and get notifications about student assignments. If you are interested in getting the notifications please email your child's teacher and they will add you. Thank you
8 days ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
We are here to help and support our students in this time of e-learning/remote learning situation. If you have a question, concern, or need, the hotline number will connect you with one of our school counselors. Mrs. Forbes - 815-348-7788 Mrs. Hasselbring - 815-317-6552
9 days ago, Kristina Miller
Carolyn Short
If your student is having technology difficulties please call (815) 293-7041 for assistance.
9 days ago, Carolyn Short
Kristina Miller
E-learning will continue through 4/30
10 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
ATTENTION WCHS JUNIORS
10 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Order your yearbooks today!
10 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Senior pictures due by 4/10/20
11 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Please read the note from our Superintendent 3/29/20
12 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
‼️REVISED PHONE NUMBER‼️ Unit 9 food pick up for Monday, March 30th and Wednesday, April 1st. Look for the yellow bus at your location and time. Also, WCHS will be open for carry outs at the cafeteria doors on Monday and Wednesday between 10:30-11:30.
15 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Pick up your meals today 10:30a-11:30a at your location! Look for the Unit 9 bus or van.
16 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Two more great NCAA designs from the WCHS Marketing students!
18 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Although March Madness was cancelled this year, that didn’t stop WCHS Marketing Students from designing NCAA Logos for the upcoming years.
18 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Message from our Superintendent
20 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Governor Pritzker has extended our school closure until April 7th. The earliest opening date will be April 8th. More information will be shared in the near future.
21 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
KC-CASA and ISAS is helping to provide resources for parents and students during the school shutdown.
21 days ago, Kristina Miller
Carolyn Short
Students in Mrs. Henneike's Creative Writing class have been working on a Romance Story this week through E-Learning. Please enjoy the story written by Teagan Cawthon! https://docs.google.com/document/d/1P7EjKueGM_dAoZpqWzrUJBqgjtfUBgbIDwsg4GV1m08/edit?usp=sharing
21 days ago, Carolyn Short
Kristina Miller
Don’t forget to pick up your grab and go meals today at WCHS or Nettie Davis until 11! The kitchen staff have been busy preparing and handing them out.
21 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Students are spending time with their families while learning about Hispanic culture!
22 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Breakfast and lunch food bags during Spring Break
22 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
There have been questions whether we are coming back to school this year. That decision has NOT been made by our government officials. As of this minute, school is scheduled to resume March 31. If and when a different directive is made, we will communicate that to our families.
23 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Don’t forget to pick up your Grab & Go meal today thru 3/20 and 3/30 9a-11a at Nettie Davis or WCHS. We look forward to seeing you!
24 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
3/17/20 letter to parents
24 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
*Grab & Go Meals* Nettie Davis- front office doors WCHS- Cafeteria doors -Available March 17-20 & March 30 -Available for all Unit 9, SALT and RACC students -Meals are free -Pick up between 9a-11a -Not available during Spring Break -Questions? Contact Jeanine at 815-432-3891
25 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Please utilize the hotline number for any technical needs during this time off pertaining to eLearning: 815-293-7041
25 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
The Building project presentation scheduled for March 17 has been postponed. It is now scheduled for March 31 at 6:00PM at the High School cafeteria.
25 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Open letter to Unit 9 students
26 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Message from the Superintendent
26 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
March 16: 2-hour delay for K-12, dismiss at normal time. Pre-K runs at normal times. KACC closed. March 17-20: E-Learning days March 23-27: Spring Break. No school or E-Learning. Enjoy the time off with your families! March 30: E-Learning day March 31: School resumes
26 days ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
The WCHS spring play, An Act Of Piracy, will be presented March 20 & 21 at 7pm at the Watseka Theater. Tickets are on sale now at WCHS main office during regular school hours for $10. Tickets at the door will be $12. Cash or checks made payable to WCHS drama will be accepted.
29 days ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
Our next Ute Council meeting will be March 18th at 5:15pm. Enter the office doors. 8th grade parents are needed to plan the 8th grade dance. Have a great evening.
30 days ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Good evening just another friendly reminder that all GRS students will be taking the state test tomorrow. Please encourage them to do their best. Have a great evening.
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
On April 14th, WCHS will be holding all State Testing (PSAT 9, 10 and SAT) starting at 8:15 am. Please be sure to bring your calculator since all students (9, 10 & 11th graders) will be testing on the same day.
about 1 month ago, Carolyn Short
Heather Gerth
Nettie Davis Families Invitations went home today for Family Reading Night which will be held April 2 at Nettie Davis from 5-7pm. Please RSVP by March 20 if your family is able to attend. Also, please let us know how many family members will be attending. You may call the school at 815-432-2112 or send an email to Mrs. Douglas at tina.douglas@watsekaschools.org. Thank you!
about 1 month ago, Heather Gerth
Kristina Miller
Important Upcoming Dates: March 12 - Regular School Day March 13 - 2:00pm Dismissal May 29 - Last Student Attendance Day(unless we have another snow day) June 1 - Teacher Institute
about 1 month ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
We will take a fan bus to the 7th grade volleyball sectional in Hoopeston on Monday if we have at least 30 students sign up tomorrow. Cost is $5 that gets them in the game
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Great job lady Utes. 7th grade regional champs
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Good evening. I wanted to send another reminder for our state testing next Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday next week. We will start testing at 8:15 and end about 11am. Please try to schedule appointment around these times. Thank you
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Congratulations to our 7th grade volleyball team for their win over GCMS last night in the regional semifinals. They play PBL Thursday at John Greer Grade School in Hoopeston at 6pm. Come support our Lady Utes!
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
On March 17th, all Juniors will be taking the Illinois Science Assessment. This will be completed during the school day. Please encourage your child to get a good night's sleep and to do their best on this test. Thank you
about 1 month ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
Good evening. Next week GRS will be taking the Illinois Assessment of Readiness state test for reading and math on March 11th, 12th, & 13th. Please encourage your children to do their best and make sure they get a good night sleep. Thank you
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Mark your calendars. 3rd quarter honors assembly 4/3 @ 8:30am; 3/4 Solo/Ensemble @ GRS 8am; 4/15 8th grade career day to Kankakee; 4/24 8th grade trip to Six Fags; 5/18 GRS Spring Concert 7pm; 5/21 8th grade dance 6-7:30; 5/29 8th grade year end assembly 8:30
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
More GRS dates. 5/29/20 5th, 6th, & 7th grade awards assembly 1pm. As I get more dates I will share them with everyone. Have a great weekend.
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Reminder for 8th grade parents Fannie May fundraiser orders and money are due Tuesday, March 3rd in the office. Thank you
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
Job opening Substitute bus driver Pick up and application at the Unit Office 1411 W. Lafayette St.
about 1 month ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
Good evening. GRS is starting to work on next years students schedules. The students are getting a paper to select some specific classes. Please ask your kids to see it and please sign off on it so they can return it to GRS. Thank you
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Remind all yearbook order forms are due tomorrow by the end of school.
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
Heather Gerth
Unit #9 Preschool Screenings are March 5th, 8:30 - 3:00 @ The Unit Office. Please call Nettie Davis Elementary to schedule an appointment. 815-432-2112
about 1 month ago, Heather Gerth
James Bunting
The GRS volleyball game with GCMS is cancelled tonight and moved to Friday at 4:30 PM.
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The volleyball game on Thursday, Feb. 27th has been cancelled vs Crescent City.
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
Important Upcoming Dates: March 12 - Regular School Day March 13 - 2:00pm Dismissal May 29 - Last Student Attendance Day (unless we have another snow day) June 1 - Teachers Institute Thank you
about 1 month ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Important Upcoming Dates: March 12 - Regular School Day March 13 - 2:00pm Dismissal May 29 - Last Student Attendance Day (unless we have another snow day) June 1 - Teachers Institute
about 1 month ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
There will be an amendment in the school calendar. March 12th will be a full day of attendance, March 13th will be an early dismissal instead of a no school day for the end of the 3rd quarter. June 1st will become a teachers institute instead of student attendance.
about 1 month ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
Friendly reminder our next Ute Council meeting is tomorrow Wednesday, Feb. 19th at 5:15pm You can enter the office doors. Thank you
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Due to poor road conditions Unit 9 will be close Friday,February 14th. Enjoy your 4 day weekend
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Due to poor secondary road conditions Unit 9 schools will dismiss early. Nettie Davis, Wanda Kendall, and WCHS at 1:15pm and GRS at 1:30pm. Please be safe.
about 1 month ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
If you have not already, please complete the 5 Essentials Survey for us. This survey provides our schools with valuable feedback http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/ This is the last week responses will be recorded. Thank you!
about 1 month ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Why do we stand for our school song? Click on the link to find out. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVIpdm6R9cw&feature=youtu.be
2 months ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
The 7th & 8th grade volleyball game today at Bishop Mac will be played at 5:30pm instead of 4:30pm. The bus will leave at 4pm.
2 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS Spring Pictures are tomorrow Feb. 5th. We also will be taking all the extracurricular pictures as well.
2 months ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
WCHS Graduation will be changed this year to Sunday, May 24th at 2:00. The Boys Regional Track meet may be on that Friday and we do not want a situation where students have to choose between graduation or an athletic event. The students should get to participate in both.
2 months ago, Carolyn Short
Jessica Heldt
Dear Wanda Families, If you have not already, we ask that you please complete the 5 Essentials Survey for us. This survey provides our school with valuable feedback, and we look forward to hearing from you! http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/ Thank you!
2 months ago, Jessica Heldt
James Bunting
GRS 2nd quarter honors assembly will be Friday, January 24 at 2:30 in the gym. Parents are welcome. Please sit it the top section. We will need the bottom sections for the students. Thank you.
3 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
We are selling tee shirts to support a Watseka family that has some major medical bills ahead of them. The links will allow you to see the shirt design and print the order form. https://tinyurl.com/watseka https://tinyurl.com/couragekind Thank you
3 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Merry Christmas from GRS! Ugly sweater day was a hit again.
4 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Big thank you to Mrs. Short, Mr. Miller and the Unit 9 School Board for approving the WCHS Bass Fishing Team last night. We are excited to start raising funds to support the program. #WarriorPride
4 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS would like to invite you to our Christmas Concert on Monday, December 16 at 7pm in the GRS Gym. Come enjoy an evening of music.
4 months ago, James Bunting
Heather Gerth
Little Caesar’s Pizza pick up is today, 12/12, from 3:00-6:00 at the Unit Office, 1411 W Lafayette St. Thanks for your continued support.
4 months ago, Heather Gerth
Jessica Heldt
Little Caesar's Pizza pickup is today (Dec. 12) from 3-6pm at the Unit Office. 1411 W Lafayette St. Thank you to everyone who sold kits, and for supporting our elementary PTO.
4 months ago, Jessica Heldt
Jessica Heldt
We are looking forward to our holiday music program tonight for all Nettie Davis and Wanda Kendall students at WCHS. The program starts at 6:00. Please have students arrive at 5:30, and report to their teacher in the cafeteria. Thank you!
4 months ago, Jessica Heldt
James Bunting
Iroquois Special Education Association is looking for substitute medical assistant/nurse. If you or someone you know is interested please contact Nicole Bullington at 815-683-2662
4 months ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
Senior Citizen Dinner 12/3/2019. Doors open at 1:00PM At the WCHS Cafeteria. Free dinner and entertainment by WCHS Choir. Call 815-432-2486 to RSVP by 12/10/2019 All senior citizens are welcome! Sponsored by Student Council
4 months 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/
4 months ago, Kristina Miller
Jessica Heldt
Please visit the following link to complete the Illinois 5 Essentials Survey. Your identity and responses will be kept completely confidential and will never be connected to you or your child. https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/ Thank you for your time.
5 months ago, Jessica Heldt
Heather Gerth
Reminder, PTO Little Caesars fundraiser packets are due. Please send them to school.
5 months ago, Heather Gerth
James Bunting
Ute Council is selling Ute apparel. Students will get the order form today and it is due back by December 6th. This will allow time for delivery before Christmas Break.
5 months 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/
5 months ago, Kristina Miller
James Bunting
Wednesday, November 20th at 5:15pm is the next Ute Council Meeting. Enter the office doors and we will meet in room 101. Everyone is welcome to attend. Thank you.
5 months ago, James Bunting
Carolyn Short
For their Make A Difference Project in Civics, Kadyn S and Teagan C made 16 care boxes to send to former Watseka students that are now in the military. Also, the elementary school and some high school students wrote letters to the soldiers thanking them for their service.
5 months ago, Carolyn Short
Joe Schall
Unit 9 is looking for part time bus drivers. Applications available at the Unit 9 office, 1411 W. Lafayette Street.
5 months ago, Joe Schall
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.
5 months 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/
5 months 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.
5 months 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.
5 months 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/
5 months 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.
5 months 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/
5 months ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
Veterans Day breakfast and assembly held at WCHS. Please call 815-432-4931 for reservations.
5 months 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/
5 months 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.
5 months 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/
6 months 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
6 months ago, James Bunting
Kristina Miller
No school tomorrow 10/25/19!
6 months ago, Kristina Miller
Carolyn Short
Veterans Day breakfast & assembly. Call 815.432.4931 for reservations.
6 months 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.
6 months 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
6 months 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.
6 months 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
6 months ago, Kristina Miller
Kristina Miller
There has been change with the PowerSchool District Sign in code. Please note the new code: QPZS
6 months 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.
6 months 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
6 months 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
6 months 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!
6 months 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!
6 months 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
6 months 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
6 months 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.
6 months 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!
6 months 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.
6 months 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!
6 months ago, Jessica Heldt
Carolyn Short
Congratulations WCHS September Students of the Month!
6 months ago, Carolyn Short
Carolyn Short
Homecoming Week Decorating Contest
6 months ago, Carolyn Short
Heather Gerth
Nettie Davis Open House and Scholastic Book Fair tonight 5:30 - 7:00. We look forward to seeing everyone.
7 months 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.
7 months 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
7 months 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.
7 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
7 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
7 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Friday, September 13th order forms are due for Watseka clothing. Checks can be made out to GRS.
7 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
7 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.
7 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.
7 months ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
GRS baseball game for today vs GCMS has been cancelled and rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept 4 at 4pm.
7 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS baseball game for today has been cancelled
8 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.
8 months ago, Jessica Heldt
James Bunting
Ute baseball defeats PBL 8 to 7.
8 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS baseball won tonight against IW 14 to 4. Way to go Utes
8 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Watseka Utes Baseball starts the season with a 16to6 win over Milford
8 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.
8 months ago, Carolyn Short
James Bunting
The first 2 weeks of school we will utilize the 2 o'clock dismissal schedule.
8 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
8 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!
9 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.
9 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.
11 months ago, Heather Gerth
Heather Gerth
Summer School will start on Tuesday, June 4th @ 8:00 a.m.
11 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.
11 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!
11 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.
11 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
11 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!
11 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.
11 months ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Due to power outage and road issues Watseka schools will not be in session today.
11 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!
11 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.
11 months ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
GRS Spring Concert will be held on Monday, May 20 at 6:30 pm
11 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.
12 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
almost 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The track meet for tonight 4/4/19 has been cancelled no practice either
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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
about 1 year 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!
about 1 year 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!
about 1 year 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
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year ago, Joe Schall
Joe Schall
Unit 9 will be on a 2 hour delay today, Tuesday, February 12th.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Unit 9 schools will be closed today, Monday, January 28th, due to road conditions and visibility concerns.
about 1 year 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!
about 1 year ago, Jennifer Dixon
Joe Schall
Unit 9 schools will be closed today, Friday, January 25th, due hazardous wind chill conditions.
about 1 year ago, Joe Schall
Carolyn Short
WCHS graduation has been set for Friday, May 24, 2019 at 6:30 pm.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The volleyball game at GRS has been canceled for tonight and rescheduled for 1/25/19 at 4:30
about 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The 7Th grade boys regional game at Iroquois West tonight has been canceled.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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!
about 1 year 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/
about 1 year 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
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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.
about 1 year 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
about 1 year ago, Carolyn Short
Heather Gerth
On Friday, January 11th, students will be dismissed @ 2:00.
about 1 year 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/
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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.
over 1 year 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!
over 1 year 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.
over 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.
over 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.
over 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
over 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.
over 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!
over 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.
over 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.
over 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.
over 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.
over 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!
over 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.
over 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
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
Heather Gerth
Nettie Davis Students will be dismissed today, October 26th @ 2:00.
over 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.
over 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
over 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!
over 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
over 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!
over 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
over 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!
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
Heather Gerth
Bring Your Smile! Nettie Davis Elementary Picture Day is tomorrow, October 3rd.
over 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!
over 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.
over 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
over 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!
over 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
over 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.
over 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.
over 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.
over 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
over 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.
over 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!
over 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.
over 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.
over 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.
over 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
over 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.
over 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.
over 1 year ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
The GRS baseball game today 8/27/18 is cancelled due to extreme heat.
over 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
over 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
over 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
almost 2 years 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)
almost 2 years 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
almost 2 years 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.
almost 2 years 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
almost 2 years ago, Brad Welch
Carolyn Short
WCHS Spring Concert will be held Tuesday, May 8 - 7pm at the Watseka Theater.
almost 2 years 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!
almost 2 years 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
almost 2 years 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.
about 2 years 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.
about 2 years 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
about 2 years 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.
about 2 years ago, James Bunting
James Bunting
Clean up at Nettie Davis on sunday will start at 11am. Thank you
about 2 years 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
about 2 years 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
about 2 years 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
about 2 years 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
about 2 years 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
about 2 years ago, James Bunting
Joe Schall
Please call all Kindergarten and 1st grade absences in to Carol @ 708-491-3260
about 2 years 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
about 2 years ago, Joe Schall
Brad Welch
Congrats to the Students of the Month from Wanda Kendall and Glenn Raymond School
about 2 years ago, Brad Welch