Hello Grant families, Just a reminder tonight is our open house at Grant Middle School. We will start in the gym for a few minutes and then students and the parents will report to homeroom classes for some more information. Homeroom classes will be posted on the office window. We will have staff to help with locations as well. We will then have students walk schedules and meet teachers and staff. You can bring school.supplies if you woukd like. Look forward to seeing everyone from 6:00-8:00 pm tonight. Thanks for all you do, Rocky Horrighs
Kindergarten to fourth grade teams are excited and ready to begin on Thursday.
Open House Illini 2022. Thank you to everyone who came out. We are so ready for an amazing year.
Under the big top for the Illini open house. Thank you to everyone for a great night!!
We are Back to School this Week!!! Monday, August 8 - Open House at Illini 6-8pm Tuesday, August 9 - Open House at Grant 6-8pm Thursday, August 11 - First Day Student Attendance
Hello Grant families, The cross country tryouts will be on Thursdsy, August 11 from 2:45-3:30 pm at the Rec Center. Students can change at school and walk down to the Rec. Parents can pick their children up at 3:30 from the Rec at their track. The Manday date and time was going to cause to many problems for our families with the Illini open house, which i didn't think about. I apologize for any confusion. Have a great weekend, Rocky Horrighs
Hello again Grant families, Day two of our soccer tryouts will be at Grant Middle School again today from 3:00-4:30 pm. The tryouts tonight will be closed to spectors and/or parents. Have a Great Day...the Grant Way! Rocky Horrighs
Hello Grant families, Soccer tryouts will be held at Grant Middle School today from 3;00-4:30 pm. Wear regular tennis shoes today because we will be in the gym. Bring water and shin guards. Be sure your childs physical is current. Have a Great Day...The Grant Way! Rocky Horrighs
Hello Grant families, We are cancelling cross country tryouts tonight do to the heat advisory. It looks pretty hot at least through Wednesday so we are going to set the tryout date for next Monday, August 8 at 6:30 pm. We will let you know about soccer tryouts tomorrow before noon. there is a chance we can hold those in the gym. Sorry for the late notice. Have a Great Day...The Grant Way! Rocky Horrighs
REGISTRATION FOR 2022-2023 Returning Students: Registration can be completed on-line using your TeacherEase portal. NEW STUDENT & AFFIDAVIT REGISTRATION TODAY (July 19) 12pm-8pm @ Grant Middle School. All new student registrations need a birth certificate. All families need to prove residency with three (3) proofs. A complete list can be found under the documents section on our website, but here is a quick list: If you RENT: Birth Certificate, Copy of Current Lease, Occupancy Permit from Fairview (with parent and children all listed), and Driver's License w/ current address or Paycheck stub w/ current address. If you OWN: Birth certificate, and 3 of the following: Mortgage statement, Home Insurance, Driver's License w/ current address or Paycheck stub w/ current address, Occupancy Permit from Fairview (with parent and children all listed), Property Tax bill, utility bills.
Grant and Illini are looking for a couple of crossing guards to be sure our kiddos make it safely to and from school. The hourly wage is $14 per hour. This could be up to 4 hours per day. If your are interested in this rewarding position, please contact Rocky Horrighs at Grant (618)397-2764 or Carla Lasley at Illini at (618)398-5552.
Illini Summer Schoolers enjoying our pizza party and ice cream celebration! A great way to wrap up our summer learning. Thanks to Country Financjal for the pizza!
Last Day of Summer Learning! Thanks to our community sponsors Fairview Heights Library, Country Financial, The Rec, Urban Air, & Skyzone!
Summer school fun!
Reading, Math, and Rocket launching @ Summer School today!
2021-2022 was a great year. These students shined, and I am so proud of them. What an honor it was to teach them.
ILLINI Elementary is looking for a part-time secretary. Hours are 8:15am - 4pm Contact Mrs. Lasley
Mrs. Heins, Mrs. Dudeck, and Mrs. Arbeiter are celebrating 16 years at Illini.
Watch the Pre-k/EC graduation parade and ceremony. https://fb.watch/dfhD4ltyHR/
Celebrating Mrs. Nieweglowski’s retirement.