In order to allow for adequate ACT testing time at the high school, the Ball-Chatham Board of Education approved changing the March 3 SIP Day to March 5. Please make a note of the change!
Congratulations to Glenwood High School band students, Jesse Pullen, Chandler Barr, and Emily Kauerauf, who were selected to perform in Peoria this weekend with the top high school musicians in the state. Students will attend the IMEA (Illinois Music Educators Association) conference and rehearsals this week in order to prepare for their concert on Saturday.
At their regular meeting January 26, the Ball-Chatham Board of Education approved the attendance calendar for 2015-16. Please note that School Improvement Days are not yet set. Click here to access approved calendar.
The GHS Class of 2016 is selling T-shirts and stocking hats to raise money to help underwrite costs for this spring’s Prom. Click here for order forms and details!
The Glenwood Athletic Boosters and many student athletes are selling Discount Cards for $10 and feature great deals from 13 different area businesses! Proceeds go to support ALL Glenwood High School and Glenwood Middle School sports. They are valid through December 31, 2015. For more information on how to purchase a Discount Card, email Margy Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or call or text 217-553-1813. Checks can be made to Glenwood Athletic Boosters.
The Ball-Chatham School District’s Kindergarten registration for the 2015-16 school year will be held Thursday, February 5th from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the school that your child will attend.
If you live in the Ball-Chatham School District and have a child (or children) who will be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2015 please plan to register. Before entering in the fall, we will need:
- A certified copy of your child's birth certificate
- A copy of your lease (and proof of rent payment), mortgage or tax bill
- Two other pieces of mail with current address, such as utility bills, cable bill, etc.
- Any immunization records you may have (due by 1st day of school in August)
- Current physical (due by 1st day of school in August)
In addition, please note that the K-Night event for new Kindergarten students and their parents will be held April 23, 2015 from 6 - 7 p.m., at each elementary school.
GHS Cheerleaders to Host Clinic in February
The Glenwood High School cheerleaders will be hosting a cheer clinic this February for students in grades K-6! Participants will learn cheer dance, tumbling, stunting and jump techniques, along with a routine that will be performed at a high school varsity basketball game. Click here for registration form!