Travis Klein
He’s here! He is really here!
about 18 hours ago, Travis Klein
Stacy Schulte
Spirit Week at Grant this week! Mon: Hats Tues: Hawaii Wed: PJs Thurs: Christmas Sweaters Fri: Holiday
about 18 hours ago, Stacy Schulte
Becky Claxton
Grinch Day in Kindergarten! We grew the Grinch’s heart 3 sizes with a science experiment, read the book, watched the original movie, and enjoyed Grinch floats.
1 day ago, Becky Claxton
Jeanette Carthy
Parent breakfast
1 day ago, Jeanette Carthy
Stacy Schulte
My 8th grade class is participating in the Pringle’s Challenge. They each designed a package to mail a single chip to various locations.
2 days ago, Stacy Schulte
Mrs. Schuetz
Library time!
2 days ago, Mrs. Schuetz
Matt Stines
Very proud of our cafeteria staff!! They were awarded today for being the highest performing district in the Illinois region and surpassing their participation goals by 23.6%
3 days ago, Matt Stines
Jim Murphy
Grant is looking for a chess coach. The season begins in early January and ends in March. If you interested, please contact Jim Murphy. murphy.j@dist110.com
3 days ago, Jim Murphy
Travis Klein
We PACKED the gym tonight for the Annual Illini Christmas Program! Thank to all the staff and Mrs. Smith for all your hard work. Great job!
4 days ago, Travis Klein
Becky Claxton
Each student designed a triangle with their family. We put the triangles together to create a class tree.
4 days ago, Becky Claxton
Elizabeth Zmaila
We love having visitors from our upper grades!
4 days ago, Elizabeth Zmaila
Krescenda Heidelberg
Our students are practicing very hard for the Christmas program tomorrow night!
6 days ago, Krescenda Heidelberg
Travis Klein
Week 16 of the annual Kindness Challenge!
6 days ago, Travis Klein
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Thanks to my class and a special fourth grader for making these snowmen! The residents at Mark Twain Manor will love them!
8 days ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Travis Klein
Illini STEM class working hard to unlock all of their boxes and reveal a special treat!
9 days ago, Travis Klein
Stacy Schulte
Triple matching
9 days ago, Stacy Schulte
Cara Mancuso
Learning about the Bald Eagle
9 days ago, Cara Mancuso
Jeremy Spradling
Green minds think alike!
9 days ago, Jeremy Spradling
Brian Krause
The Hour of Code at GMS has begun! 7th and 8th graders will be experimenting with Blocks and JavaScript today to give them a look at how coding is used in games and everyday life!
9 days ago, Brian Krause
Jessica Stein
She was so excited that she wrote the letter Ll! 👏
9 days ago, Jessica Stein
Natalie Lowe
8th Grade Night
9 days ago, Natalie Lowe
Travis Klein
Giving is kind and being kind makes everyone feel good. We are at 640 items for the Fairview Heights Food Pantry! Very proud of our Illini students!
10 days ago, Travis Klein
Travis Klein
Santa Claus is coming to town! Hope you can join him for breakfast at Illini on December 15th!
11 days ago, Travis Klein
Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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Matt Stines
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11 days ago, Matt Stines
Matt Stines
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11 days ago, Matt Stines
Matt Stines
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11 days ago, Matt Stines
Krescenda Heidelberg
Did you hear about the Can Food Drive at Illini? Don't forget to donate!
11 days ago, Krescenda Heidelberg
MellaDeane Evans
IMSA Fusion - making different types of paper
12 days ago, MellaDeane Evans
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Thanks to Moby Max for our Moby gear!
12 days ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Jessica Stein
We made snow in OT group today ❄️⛄
13 days ago, Jessica Stein
Stacy Schulte
members from GIVE visited and played BINGO with residents at Charles Gardens this past week.
13 days ago, Stacy Schulte
Elizabeth Zmaila
Friends at school but opponents on the court! We love seeing students working hard at what they love!
13 days ago, Elizabeth Zmaila
Kristin Calabrese
This week, Illini students learned how to speed stack cups on their own and together as part of a Small group relay!
15 days ago, Kristin Calabrese
Cara Mancuso
Learning All About the American Flag
15 days ago, Cara Mancuso
Krescenda Heidelberg
These third graders are so passionate about drawing that they couldn't wait to take a picture with Mr. Dan Killeen.
16 days ago, Krescenda Heidelberg
MellaDeane Evans
Finding mechanical advantage.
16 days ago, MellaDeane Evans
Ashleigh Deets
Third graders proved you’re never too old for play-doh while working on their multiplication.
17 days ago, Ashleigh Deets
Lisa Bray
Reminder tonight is Family Informational Night at Grant from 6 to 7:45. Hope to see everyone there!
18 days ago, Lisa Bray
Melanie Hundsdorfer
The students loved getting to meet author Dan Killeen today! :) (Photo Credit: Sandy Endsley)
18 days ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Mackenzie Becherer
Grant cheerleaders!
18 days ago, Mackenzie Becherer
Kayce Anderson
Thanks for the awesome drawing Dan Killeen!
18 days ago, Kayce Anderson
Mrs. Schuetz
Author and illustrator Dan Killeen visited Illini today and read one of his books aloud to the students.
18 days ago, Mrs. Schuetz
Carla Lasley
PE
19 days ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
PE
19 days ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
PE
19 days ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Obstacle course
19 days ago, Carla Lasley
Brian Krause
Get ready for Parent Involvement Night tomorrow, Nov. 28 at Grant from 6:00-7:15pm! These students are excited because MobyMax rewarded them for getting involved and furthering their education!
19 days ago, Brian Krause
Sheila Smith
First and second graders loved Dan Killeen!
19 days ago, Sheila Smith
Travis Klein
Dan Killeen, STL author and illustrator.
19 days ago, Travis Klein
Sheila Smith
Kindergarten is enjoying our author, Dan Killeen!
19 days ago, Sheila Smith
Elizabeth Zmaila
Fifth grade had an awesome time at the zoo today!
19 days ago, Elizabeth Zmaila
Melissa Stengel
Constructing shelters in science.
19 days ago, Melissa Stengel
Natalie Lowe
Fifth grade field trip Monday. Please make sure you dress appropriately, it’s going to be cold.
21 days ago, Natalie Lowe
Kayce Anderson
Thanksgiving Parade Balloons!
25 days ago, Kayce Anderson
Mrs. Schuetz
Creating our own Macy’s Day Parade Balloons.
26 days ago, Mrs. Schuetz
Becky Claxton
Kindergarten Thanksgiving Feast
26 days ago, Becky Claxton
Mrs. Menn
Turkey cookies in first grade
26 days ago, Mrs. Menn
Becky Claxton
Kindergarten Pilgrim and Native American Parade
26 days ago, Becky Claxton
Mrs. Garon
Thank you PTO for our new wobble chairs!
26 days ago, Mrs. Garon
Becky Claxton
Kindergarten Thanksgiving Feast
26 days ago, Becky Claxton
Kristin Calabrese
This week at Illini, students are having fun practicing their throwing skills while playing the game “Stuff the Turkey.”
26 days ago, Kristin Calabrese
Becky Claxton
Kindergarten is thankful!
26 days ago, Becky Claxton
Becky Claxton
Kindergarten Pilgrims and Native Americans!
26 days ago, Becky Claxton
Stacy Schulte
Congrats to this year’s Dodgeball Winners!
26 days ago, Stacy Schulte
Shelby Kohnen
We are on the letter J! Pre-K is working on their writing skills!
27 days ago, Shelby Kohnen
Cara Mancuso
Muffins and Mingling: 3rd Grade Breakfast
28 days ago, Cara Mancuso
Cara Mancuso
More 3rd Grade Parent Breakfast Pictures
28 days ago, Cara Mancuso
Cara Mancuso
Third Grade Parent Breakfast—-“Are You Smarter Than A Third Grader?”
28 days ago, Cara Mancuso
Mrs. Menn
Turkey Time in First Grade
30 days ago, Mrs. Menn
Mrs. Menn
Our First Grade “mon-star” of the week
30 days ago, Mrs. Menn
Brian Krause
Congratulations to Charlotte Brink for placing 2nd in VFW’s Patriots Pen essay contest! Also, kudos to our two other scholars, Aiden Martinez and Teniya Morris, who also submitted essays! Thank you to VFW Post 1117 for supporting our schools!
30 days ago, Brian Krause
Stacy Schulte
Congratulations Dino Masic Student of the Month
30 days ago, Stacy Schulte
Jim Murphy
Todays basketball games have been canceled and will be made up on Monday.
about 1 month ago, Jim Murphy
Mrs. Schuetz
Getting into the holiday spirit.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Schuetz
Kayce Anderson
Shaving cream spelling words!
about 1 month ago, Kayce Anderson
Matt Stines
School will be cancelled tomorrow, Thursday, November 15th due to weather.
about 1 month ago, Matt Stines
Stacy Schulte
Not surprisingly, Fortnite made the thankful list
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Identifying and supporting Theme
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Carla Lasley
Emerson Award Wnner
about 1 month ago, Carla Lasley
Kaitlynn Williams
5th grade can tell you all about chemical changes, conservation of mass, but most importantly how to make slime!
about 1 month ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Melissa Stengel
Sharing our group stories in kindergarten.
about 1 month ago, Melissa Stengel
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Junior Achievement Lesson: Playing a game to learn about earning and spending money!
about 1 month ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Lisa Bray
All practices and IMSA for tonight have been canceled.
about 1 month ago, Lisa Bray
Brien Bednara
Due to weather conditions, Family Reading night scheduled for Monday, November twelfth has been cancelled.
about 1 month ago, Brien Bednara
Carla Lasley
Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award Winner: Scott Martin
about 1 month ago, Carla Lasley
Kristin Calabrese
This week at Ilini in PE, K-2nd grade are learning scooter safety with fun relays! 3rd and 4th graders are playing a fun non-elimination version of dodgeball called Scatterball.
about 1 month ago, Kristin Calabrese
Stacy Schulte
Community Social
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Natalie Lowe
8th Grade Community Social
about 1 month ago, Natalie Lowe
Stacy Schulte
Congratulations Dare Graduates!
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Angela Johns
Socktober success! Thank you students and staff! 603 pairs of socks!
about 1 month ago, Angela Johns
Matt Stines
Congratulations to the newest inductees into the National Junior Honor Society!
about 1 month ago, Matt Stines
Becky Claxton
Kindergarten made shape people to help us learn about 2D shapes.
about 1 month ago, Becky Claxton
Natalie Lowe
Grant kitchen joining in on spirit week fun.
about 1 month ago, Natalie Lowe
Stacy Schulte
Twin Day
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Twins
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Carla Lasley
Spirit king and queen
about 1 month ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Sports teams were recognized at the assembly.
about 1 month ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Spirit assembly beginning
about 1 month ago, Carla Lasley
Becky Claxton
Lowes Workers!
about 1 month ago, Becky Claxton
Becky Claxton
Career Day in Kindergarten- a scientist, model, forklift operator, doctors, veterinarian, dog sitter, teacher, hair stylist, paleontologist, farmer, football player, and a construction worker.
about 1 month ago, Becky Claxton
Stacy Schulte
"Author/illustrator Dan Killeen is coming to Illini Elementary on Monday, November 12th for Family Reading Night. You can order signed copies of Dan’s books through the school (order forms will be sent home). To get a sneak peek of his work and free coloring pages, please visit www.HappyFunBooks.com.”
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Carla Lasley
5th grade boys basketball warming up and getting ready for their first game.
about 1 month ago, Carla Lasley
Melanie Hundsdorfer
The kids had a blast today doing a witch's brew STEM challenge! We had crushed dragon teeth, juiced eyeballs, monster snot, powdered bones, spider venom, troll saliva, crushed unicorn horn, and vampire toenails! They had to figure out which ingredients caused a bubbling reaction!
about 1 month ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Heather Hauss
Happy Halloween from Mrs. Hauss' Class!!!!
about 1 month ago, Heather Hauss
Stacy Schulte
Alvin!
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
7/8 team
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Carla Lasley
Unicorn buddies
about 1 month ago, Carla Lasley
Stacy Schulte
Mrs Evans homeroom
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Kristin Calabrese
This week in PE at Illini, 3rd and 4th grade are playing soccer and K-2nd grade are practicing their throwing skills with a game of “Ghostbusters “
about 1 month ago, Kristin Calabrese
Stacy Schulte
Chemical Reactions
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Your killin’ me Smalls!
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Mackenzie Becherer
7th grade rooting for each other during math.
about 1 month ago, Mackenzie Becherer
Becky Claxton
Pumpkin book reports are so much fun!
about 1 month ago, Becky Claxton
Becky Claxton
Claxton/Spradling Book Buddy Party
about 1 month ago, Becky Claxton
Natalie Lowe
GMS Cheerleaders
about 1 month ago, Natalie Lowe
Natalie Lowe
Let’s go Grant!
about 1 month ago, Natalie Lowe
Natalie Lowe
Yankee basketball
about 1 month ago, Natalie Lowe
Kayce Anderson
Thank you Mrs. Turner for doing art with us! We had fun making witches.
about 1 month ago, Kayce Anderson
Kaitlynn Williams
Discussing solubility and conservation of mass in science.
about 1 month ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Brian Krause
7th grade is feeling fancy, stylish, and professional for this day of Spirit Week!
about 1 month ago, Brian Krause
Mrs. Menn
Painting in First Grade
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Menn
Jim Murphy
Basketball pictures will be tomorrow morning. Bring uniforms. School picture retakes are also tomorrow (Tuesday).
about 1 month ago, Jim Murphy
Travis Klein
Kindness Challenge Week 10! Compliment a classmate...or a colleague.
about 1 month ago, Travis Klein
Melissa Stengel
Kindergarten pumpkin book reports.
about 1 month ago, Melissa Stengel
Jessica Stein
EC had a great time carving pumpkins with Ms. Reinacher and Ms. Shana. 🎃
about 1 month ago, Jessica Stein
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Thank you, Mrs. Fitzgerald, for reading Too Many Pumpkins to our class today! :)
about 1 month ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Carla Lasley
Loved seeing the positive messages left by parents in Ms Zmaila’s room.
about 1 month ago, Carla Lasley
Stacy Schulte
Join us for Family Reading Night with special Guest Dan Killeen, St Louis author. Illini Elementary 6:30 Monday November 12
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Spirit week at Grant
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Jeanette Carthy
First grade pumpkin carving
about 1 month ago, Jeanette Carthy
Ashleigh Deets
Kindergarten had a great time counting with pumpkins.
about 1 month ago, Ashleigh Deets
Mrs. Menn
We will miss you Ms.. Hicks
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Menn
Mrs. Schuetz
Parent Pride!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Schuetz
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Which mindset do you have?
about 1 month ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Travis Klein
Kindness Challenge! Week 9
about 1 month ago, Travis Klein
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Strike Club! Good job bowling a strike (or two!) today!!
about 1 month ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Mackenzie Becherer
Learning about integers in the real world of oceans.
about 1 month ago, Mackenzie Becherer
Stacy Schulte
PBIS ice cream reward party
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Cara Mancuso
Third Grade Bowling Fun
about 1 month ago, Cara Mancuso
Jeanette Carthy
Bowling fun
about 1 month ago, Jeanette Carthy
Heather Hauss
First Grade Bowling Fun!
about 1 month ago, Heather Hauss
Mrs. Menn
Bowling
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Menn
Shelby Kohnen
Teamwork makes the dream work, right?
about 1 month ago, Shelby Kohnen
Kayce Anderson
Second grade field trip to Purina Farms!
about 1 month ago, Kayce Anderson
Kristin Calabrese
Continuing with our soccer unit in PE this week at Ilini
about 1 month ago, Kristin Calabrese
Mrs. Schuetz
More field trip fun.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Schuetz
Mrs. Schuetz
Great time at Purina Farms! We had a wonderful day on the second grade field trip.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Schuetz
Stacy Schulte
Be on the lookout for a new edition of the Yankee Dispatch from this fine crew
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Brian Krause
Teamwork makes that dream work!
about 1 month ago, Brian Krause
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Trying to fill up their zoos by correctly adding 4-digit numbers!!
about 1 month ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Mrs. Menn
First grade pumpkin patch
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Menn
Heather Hauss
First Grade Pumpkin Patch Field Trip!!!!
about 1 month ago, Heather Hauss
Matt Stines
Had the opportunity to take a tour of the new REC. What a cool building!! This is going to be a fabulous addition to our community!
about 1 month ago, Matt Stines
Stacy Schulte
Adding and subtracting with fractions
about 1 month ago, Stacy Schulte
Carla Lasley
Rotary Student of the Month
2 months ago, Carla Lasley
Stacy Schulte
Evan volunteering at the Fall Festival
2 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
IMSA making their own butter
2 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Travis Klein
Kindness Challenge Week 8!
2 months ago, Travis Klein
Stacy Schulte
Ethan volunteering at the Fall Festival
2 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Congrats to Emma & Jalyn GMS Students if the month
2 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Kristin Calabrese
Practicing soccer dribbling with Pre-K in PE today!
2 months ago, Kristin Calabrese
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Surprising the PE teacher with a song, cards, and a group hug! HaPpY BiRtHdAy, Mrs. Calabrese!
2 months ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Kaitlynn Williams
Studying for our science test!
2 months ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Kayce Anderson
Fire safety assembly for second grade! Thank you Fairview Heights fire department!
2 months ago, Kayce Anderson
Matt Stines
Bus evacuation drills at Illini, check 👍
2 months ago, Matt Stines
Elizabeth Zmaila
51% of fifth graders got 100% or more on their Autobiography Quiz yesterday! I am one proud language teacher today!
2 months ago, Elizabeth Zmaila
Brian Krause
Yankee Dispatch is out on an assignment. Today, students reporters interviewed Mayor of Fairview Heights, Mark Kupsky!
2 months ago, Brian Krause
Travis Klein
Kindness Challenge Week 6- challenge accepted!
2 months ago, Travis Klein
Kaitlynn Williams
Your winning boat teams...
2 months ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Kaitlynn Williams
Boat Testing Day! Stay tuned for winners!
2 months ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Stacy Schulte
Mrs William’s science class learning the Properties of Matter
2 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Mackenzie Becherer
7th Grade Moby Max Math Contest WINNERS!
2 months ago, Mackenzie Becherer
Kayce Anderson
Making oobleck in science!
2 months ago, Kayce Anderson
Stacy Schulte
GMS GIVES is a club for students who enjoy community service and giving back
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Kristin Calabrese
This week in PE at Illini, students are putting together what they learned with throwing stations!
3 months ago, Kristin Calabrese
Cara Mancuso
Some of my Third Grade friends from last year came to visit and eat lunch in their former classroom.
3 months ago, Cara Mancuso
Jim Murphy
Boys baseball playing in the SIJHSAA state tournament tomorrow, 1:30 at Pinckneyville. GO YANKEES!!!
3 months ago, Jim Murphy
Mrs. Menn
Reading Buddies
3 months ago, Mrs. Menn
Mrs. Menn
Apple tasting inFirst Grade
3 months ago, Mrs. Menn
Brian Krause
Everybody’s working for the weekend!
3 months ago, Brian Krause
Heather Hauss
Tasting different apples today! 🍎🍏
3 months ago, Heather Hauss
Mrs. Garon
Teamwork and alphabet matching.
3 months ago, Mrs. Garon
Becky Claxton
U is for underwear! (Insert hysterical laughing here)
3 months ago, Becky Claxton
Stacy Schulte
Wow these tacos look amazing for lunch today!
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Carla Lasley
So much learning going on.
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Classifying in science lab today.
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Math time
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Lunch fun with 7th grade.
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Stacy Schulte
Thank you to all families that made it to the Informational Meeting at Illini this evening!
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Melissa Stengel
Kindergarten scientists investigating collisions.
3 months ago, Melissa Stengel
Carla Lasley
Former students and parents met back at Grant to reminisce and see the facility changes.
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Travis Klein
Kindness Challenge, Week 5!
3 months ago, Travis Klein
Stacy Schulte
Reminder: Parent Informational Meeting hosted by the RTI teachers at Illini School Monday Sept. 24th at 6:30. If interested in attending, please RSVP to Stacy Schulte Schulte.s@dist110.com (618)397-2764.
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Matt Stines
Congratulations to the students of the month at Illini
3 months ago, Matt Stines
Heather Hauss
We love practicing writing our spelling words in our paint folders! Thank you, Mrs. Koebbe!
3 months ago, Heather Hauss
Stacy Schulte
Friday afternoon reading with Ms Sobrino
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Becky Claxton
Kindergarten had so much fun apple picking today!
3 months ago, Becky Claxton
Kristin Calabrese
Illini students are learning the Underhand Throw this week in PE!
3 months ago, Kristin Calabrese
Natalie Lowe
Celebrating Regional Champs!
3 months ago, Natalie Lowe
Stacy Schulte
The science behind gummy worms
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Carla Lasley
Regional Champions
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
We are Yankees!!
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Natalie Lowe
Beautiful sunny morning.
3 months ago, Natalie Lowe
Stacy Schulte
Mummified hot dogs
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
6th grade grandparents lunch
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Thank you, Eckert’s! The apples were yummy! (Credit goes to Ms. Mancuso for the card idea!)
3 months ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Jeanette Carthy
Thanks for the apples Eckerts! We loved them!
3 months ago, Jeanette Carthy
Jeremy Spradling
Flahlight Friday! Reading is fun...even in the dark!
3 months ago, Jeremy Spradling
Mrs. Menn
Our “Mon-STAR” of the week!
3 months ago, Mrs. Menn
Carla Lasley
Carnival
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Student council carnival
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Carnival
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Carnival Carnival
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Stacy Schulte
1st Pep Assembly at Grant today
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Mackenzie Becherer
7th grade trying to write general equations about a pattern.
3 months ago, Mackenzie Becherer
Becky Claxton
Ms. Turner and her grandson, Ethan, released monarch butterflies with Kindergarten as an audience.
3 months ago, Becky Claxton
Jessica Stein
Ending our camping unit with some camp songs and smores. We're some happy campers!
3 months ago, Jessica Stein
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Lots of ways to use one piece of foam! ;)
3 months ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Stacy Schulte
Meme/Vine Day
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Jeremy Spradling
My class has been enjoying some flexible seating options and learning how to use Google Slides.
3 months ago, Jeremy Spradling
Brian Krause
Mr. Krause couldn’t cut it in gym class, but these young men make fine teachers!
3 months ago, Brian Krause
Brian Krause
Mr. Krause couldn’t cut in gym, but these young men make great teachers!
3 months ago, Brian Krause
Stacy Schulte
Sam
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Ms Meyenburg teacher/student swap
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Sam
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Teacher/Student swap
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Mr Klein at Grant today
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Carla Lasley
Student Council swap teacher/student day.
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Travis Klein
Second Grade abstract art!
3 months ago, Travis Klein
Cara Mancuso
Found a quiet place to read Harry Potter??!??
3 months ago, Cara Mancuso
Jeanette Carthy
First graders are ...
3 months ago, Jeanette Carthy
Carla Lasley
Oh what a beautiful morning.
3 months ago, Carla Lasley
Matt Stines
And a huge bonus at grandparents day is when you get to spend some time with your godmother.
3 months ago, Matt Stines
Matt Stines
Grandparents lunch today for our kindergarteners. A huge thank you to all of our family who made it today. It is always a pleasure to have our Grandmas, Grandpas, Moms, and Dads join us at school. It was a great day!!
3 months ago, Matt Stines
Stacy Schulte
Spirit Week at Grant Monday PJ day Tuesday Sports day Wednesday movie/show character day Thursday teacher/student swap day Friday Meme/Vine day
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Jim Murphy
Baseball, softball and soccer games for today have been canceled.
3 months ago, Jim Murphy
Becky Claxton
Always have courage and be kind!
3 months ago, Becky Claxton
Travis Klein
Kindness Challenge for Week 3!
3 months ago, Travis Klein
Becky Claxton
Kindergarten made their own Chicka Chicka Boom Boom tree using the first letter of their names.
3 months ago, Becky Claxton
Shelby Kohnen
Pre-K/EC got their first donation of scholastic books from the Women4given program!
3 months ago, Shelby Kohnen
Elizabeth Zmaila
Mr. Krause has that Fri-YAY feeling!
3 months ago, Elizabeth Zmaila
Kaitlynn Williams
Ms. Williams' character education class tackled the Baby Shark Challenge. Stay tuned for the next class we challenge!
3 months ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Matt Stines
Serious business this morning. 5th grade math test in Ms. Zamaila’s room.
3 months ago, Matt Stines
Becky Claxton
Illini’s Kindergarten Crew!
3 months ago, Becky Claxton
Brian Krause
The writing process has us share work with one another and to get feedback. Some like their feedback more than others.
3 months ago, Brian Krause
Heather Hauss
Spelling with shaving cream!
3 months ago, Heather Hauss
Matt Stines
A great turnout and important information shared at the the PTO meet and greet tonight. Thanks to the PTO for putting the night together.
3 months ago, Matt Stines
Stacy Schulte
Mrs Evans class came for a visit. They have been begging to see my new room:)
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
What we are reading
3 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Kayce Anderson
Partner reading in second grade!
3 months ago, Kayce Anderson
MellaDeane Evans
Building bridges in 8th grade
3 months ago, MellaDeane Evans
Melissa Stengel
Kindergarten is reading Chicka Chicka Boom Boom this week. Today Mr. Chris is cutting open a coconut for us to see.
3 months ago, Melissa Stengel
Jessica Stein
EC working on writing the letter B on our new ViewSonic Board
3 months ago, Jessica Stein
Cara Mancuso
We earned extra smelly stickers today...what flavor should we pick??? Cupcake? Stinky Sock? Tootsie Roll?
3 months ago, Cara Mancuso
Shelby Kohnen
Afternoon meditation in Pre-K
3 months ago, Shelby Kohnen
Travis Klein
#kindness challenge for Week 2!
3 months ago, Travis Klein
Melanie Hundsdorfer
We were treated to a surprise sign language lesson today! Thank you to my awesome student teacher’s awesome mom!! The kids loved it!!
4 months ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Kaitlynn Williams
Having fun at the 7th/8th grade dance!
4 months ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Kaitlynn Williams
Eating some pizza and cupcakes at the back to school dance!
4 months ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Kaitlynn Williams
Look at those Yankees doing the Cupid Shuffle!
4 months ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Stacy Schulte
GMS Volunteers at Wingfest
4 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Rachel Pehle
Photo Booth at the Back to School Dance!!
4 months ago, Rachel Pehle
Mackenzie Becherer
Let’s Dance!
4 months ago, Mackenzie Becherer
Stacy Schulte
Volunteering at Wingfest
4 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Engineering challenge
4 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Stacy Schulte
Reserved seating at lunch today
4 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Travis Klein
Our first book study of the year!
4 months ago, Travis Klein
Shelby Kohnen
Working on our names in Pre-K!
4 months ago, Shelby Kohnen
Elizabeth Zmaila
Ms. Zmaila’s math class rocked their lesson about the relationship between place value!
4 months ago, Elizabeth Zmaila
Stacy Schulte
Autumn Carr spotted volunteering at Midwest Salute to the Arts
4 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Brian Krause
7th graders sharing their Me Bags in Character Education. Me Bags help classmates learn new things about one another and share life experiences!
4 months ago, Brian Krause
Mrs. Garon
Brain breaks are fun!
4 months ago, Mrs. Garon
Stacy Schulte
Best of luck 7th grade on the Moby Max Math Points Challenge! May the odds be ever in your favor
4 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Carla Lasley
Baseball, softball, and soccer practice for this afternoon, August 29th, has been cancelled due to weather.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Travis Klein
We love our Ms. Chris and Ms. Carol!
4 months ago, Travis Klein
Becky Claxton
4th grade and kindergarten reading buddies!
4 months ago, Becky Claxton
Kristin Calabrese
Parachute fun in PE with 1st Grade!
4 months ago, Kristin Calabrese
Jim Murphy
Baseball, softball and soccer practices are cancelled for today, due to weather.
4 months ago, Jim Murphy
Carla Lasley
Rainy days and Wednesday’s never get us down.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Becky Claxton
Rainbow Hair! Kindergarten is learning about color words!
4 months ago, Becky Claxton
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Peacocks and frogs are tied! Who is going to win the vocabulary review?
4 months ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
MellaDeane Evans
Working with indirect observation.
4 months ago, MellaDeane Evans
Carla Lasley
It’s lunch time, our favorite part of the day!!
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Matt Stines
Ms. Williams class working hard on math this morning. No worries on the decimals- you got this!
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Natalie Lowe
PE class playing kickball.
4 months ago, Natalie Lowe
Scott Martin
Sorting together
4 months ago, Scott Martin
Heather Hauss
We are learning all about our week's Star Student!!!!
4 months ago, Heather Hauss
Jim Murphy
Baseball, softball and soccer practices for today have been cancelled due to excessive heat.
4 months ago, Jim Murphy
Matt Stines
Mrs. Domescik’s class working hard on math this morning 👍
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Stacy Schulte
Learning place value with Ms Lowe
4 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Jessica Stein
Mr. Chris opening up a coconut for Pre-K and EC. It's the conclusion of our Chicka Chicka Boom Boom unit.
4 months ago, Jessica Stein
Stacy Schulte
Graphing
4 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Natalie Lowe
Human graphing
4 months ago, Natalie Lowe
Carla Lasley
Feature Teacher- Ms Pehle 7th/8th Social Studies
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Melissa Stengel
Kindergarten is hard at work practicing writing our new letter, D!
4 months ago, Melissa Stengel
Carla Lasley
Beautiful night for a little Yankee soccer!
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Natalie Lowe
Happy workers!
4 months ago, Natalie Lowe
Travis Klein
Mirrors On: “I am somebody. I was somebody when I came. I’ll be a better somebody when I leave...”
4 months ago, Travis Klein
Jessica Stein
EC having fun with Mrs. Calabrese!
4 months ago, Jessica Stein
Carla Lasley
Feature Teacher- Mr Henrichs 5-8 Special Education
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Teacher Feature- John Henrichs 5-8 Special Education. New to us, but not to the world of education.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
The student put up our flag on this glorious Thursday morning.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Brian Krause
Study hall is a great time to catch up on homework and stay informed with the news!
4 months ago, Brian Krause
Kayce Anderson
Learning to use our new chrome books!
4 months ago, Kayce Anderson
Travis Klein
The K kiddos are really getting the hang of the new salad bar. They love it!!
4 months ago, Travis Klein
Carla Lasley
Teacher Feature-Lauren Dean 6th grade. Calm, cool, and collected best describe this awesome new addition.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Cara Mancuso
We love playing Kahoot/learning our vocabulary words.
4 months ago, Cara Mancuso
Natalie Lowe
Cleaning up after another delicious lunch.
4 months ago, Natalie Lowe
Matt Stines
Look at the line for 8th grade lunch. Safe to say the new menu is a hit! The chicken nachos do look amazing!
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Jim Murphy
Baseball, softball & soccer games for today (8/21/18) have been cancelled due to weather.
4 months ago, Jim Murphy
Stacy Schulte
Point of View practice Point of view practice
4 months ago, Stacy Schulte
Travis Klein
Your Kindness Challenge for week 1.
4 months ago, Travis Klein
Carla Lasley
Featured Teacher- Lakisha Burnette 8th grade math. She is new to us, but a seasoned pro in education.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Becky Claxton
A is for ambulance! Today was the first day of ABC Bootcamp in kindergarten!
4 months ago, Becky Claxton
Travis Klein
Sshhhhh. It’s library time and our favorite librarian is Mrs. Brockmeyer!
4 months ago, Travis Klein
Carla Lasley
Our teams of teachers decorated fifth grade bathroom doors. They were to try and find a way to lift up our young ladies and give them a sense of empowerment. They turned out awesome.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Feature Teacher- Gina Walker 6th grade. Ms Walker had moved away but has returned to the area and we are so thrilled that she is part of our Yankee family again.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Kaitlynn Williams
Me. Williams' class learning about synergy in science. We are great on our own, but better together.
4 months ago, Kaitlynn Williams
Melissa Stengel
Kindergarten is settling into routine and working hard!
4 months ago, Melissa Stengel
Carla Lasley
Yum. This looks amazing.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Matt Stines
Third grade is looking great! Working hard on a Friday morning.
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Matt Stines
Pre K getting ready for PE. Too cute!!
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Jim Murphy
Baseball and softball games that were canceled yesterday due to weather will be made up on Monday 8/20/18. Games are at home 4:00.
4 months ago, Jim Murphy
Carla Lasley
Morning meeting
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Explaining our kindness mail.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Beautiful morning starting to peak through.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Feature Teacher- Kaitlynn Williams 5th grade. Ms Williams student taught at Grant and is now starting her first year as a fantastic 5th grade teacher.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Becky Claxton
Glue bottle fun!
4 months ago, Becky Claxton
Mary Riley
5th graders working on journal writing!
4 months ago, Mary Riley
Carla Lasley
Two Belleville’s working hard for District 110.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Becky Claxton
Mrs. Claxton’s class is learning how to use dry erase markers and whiteboards!
4 months ago, Becky Claxton
Jim Murphy
Baseball and softball games are canceled for today. Soccer game is still going to be played at Pontiac. 4:00.
4 months ago, Jim Murphy
Carla Lasley
Feature teacher- Brian Krause 7/8 language.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Travis Klein
Cooperation activity in PE at Illini.
4 months ago, Travis Klein
Kayce Anderson
These second graders are having a great first week of school!
4 months ago, Kayce Anderson
Matt Stines
PE at Illini
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Heather Hauss
Her shirt says it all!!!! "Be a Friend, Not a Bully" 👍😊
4 months ago, Heather Hauss
Mrs. Menn
We are off to a great start!
4 months ago, Mrs. Menn
Travis Klein
Indoor recess is just as fun as outside! Kindergarten students watching GoNoodle and showing off their dance moves!
4 months ago, Travis Klein
Brien Bednara
Lunch at Illini.
4 months ago, Brien Bednara
Matt Stines
Kindergarten Lunch!
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Carla Lasley
Feature Teacher- Elena Sobrino- 5th grade. She is passionate about helping her learners to grow.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Gina Walker
6th Grade Escape Room fun!
4 months ago, Gina Walker
Carla Lasley
Feature Teacher- Mackenzie Becherer 7th grade math Thank you to Ms Becherer for helping get us started with Moby Max. You rock!!!
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Maria Jobe
Kindergarten Recess Fun!
4 months ago, Maria Jobe
Sheila Smith
The RtI team at Illini is excited about the new school year!
4 months ago, Sheila Smith
Scott Martin
Great partner
4 months ago, Scott Martin
Carla Lasley
Ms John’s group is amazing.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Today is a great day to learn.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Melanie Hundsdorfer
Before the start of school, I lined up sponsors for my students to buy them books for the first day. He is really excited because his sponsor promised to buy him the second book in the series when he finishes this one!!
4 months ago, Melanie Hundsdorfer
Carla Lasley
It was a magical day.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Great first day Yankees!!
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
We are off and running.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Carla Lasley
Good Morning. Welcome back to school.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Emily Menn
Good morning everyone!
4 months ago, Emily Menn
Maria Jobe
Have a great school year everyone!
4 months ago, Maria Jobe
Shelby Kohnen
Fun Friday
4 months ago, Shelby Kohnen
Jason Kozik
Enjoying the tech presentation :)
4 months ago, Jason Kozik
Matt Stines
Staff training on Friday. Mr Bednara showing everyone the new tech for this year.
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Carla Lasley
Great time at Open House.
4 months ago, Carla Lasley
Travis Klein
The sun went down on another successful Illini Open House. Here’s to a beautiful 2018-2019 school year!
4 months ago, Travis Klein
Matt Stines
Illini open house
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Natalie Lowe
Teacher Institute today. Taco bar lunch provided by OPAA! Ahhhhmazing!
4 months ago, Natalie Lowe
Matt Stines
Great job Mr Bednara and new staff learning about all the district technology
4 months ago, Matt Stines
Brien Bednara
Sidewalk construction work at GMS.
5 months ago, Brien Bednara
Matt Stines
Registration for school will be on Tuesday, July 24th, from 3:00pm to 8:00pm at Grant Middle School.
5 months ago, Matt Stines
Matt Stines
We still have a few flowers left. Contact Mrs. Shulte at GMS if you would like to display one at your business or office in Fairview Heights.
5 months ago, Matt Stines
Matt Stines
Be sure to download the new student handbook! http://5il.co/3w1w
5 months ago, Matt Stines