Dr. Grinter and his staff with Onsite Dental will be providing dental care to students in our district on Monday, February 27th, 2017 at no cost to families. To be seen, please complete the consent form and turn in into your student's school as soon as possible. Students who sign up from MJHS and SVHS will require their own transportation to Highland Grade School the morning of . . .
Meridian CUSD #223 Prekindergarten Screenings For children from 2 1/2 to 4 1/2 years old. February 28 -- 11 am - 5 pm and March 1 -- 9 am-2 pm at the fire station in Stillman Valley. Call Kim or Julie at Highland Elementary School at 815-645-2230 ext 4 to make an appointment. Students have to be at least 2 1/2 years old. This screening is a routine . . .
You’re Invited… …to our Kindergarten Kick-Off Dear Parents of Future Kindergartners, Please help your child take his or her first steps towards kindergarten by joining us on Tuesday, March 14th from 6:00-7:00 (if your child’s last name begins A-L) and Wednesday, March 22nd 6:00-7:00 (if your child’s last name begins M-Z) . . .
Districts of Distinction is a national recognition program created by District Administration magazine to honor school districts that are leading the way with new ideas that work. We’re looking to recognize established initiatives that are yielding quantifiable benefits, and that could be replicated by other districts. After one year of this program, there have been 473 district nominations nationally resulting in 176 . . .
Cold & Flu Season Is Upon Us! If your student is diagnosed with illnesses such as influenza A, influenza B, or strep throat, please relay this information to your school nurse. The Health Services Department will be keeping track of illness trends and taking the proper precautions to help keep everyone healthy! For more information about the flu and how to prevent the spread of it, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/flu/keyfacts.htm With this season, please remind your students to wash their hands and cover their coughs and sneezes to help everyone stay well! If your student is experiencing a fever at or above 100.0ᵒF, vomiting, or diarrhea, they should be kept home from school. They can return to school after being free of the above symptoms for 24 hours. If your student is diagnosed with strep throat, in addition to being fever- free for 24 hours, 24 hours must have passed since your student has begun taking an antibiotic, as prescribed by your physician. This information can also be found in your school handbook. Please feel free to contact your child’s school nurse with any questions or concerns. . . .
Dear Parent or Guardian: State law requires the District to notify students and their parents/guardians of the following: School officials are prohibited from demanding a student’s social network password, unless school officials have reasonable cause to believe the student’s social network site contains a violation of a school policy or rule. These social networks include, but are not limited to, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. Sincerely, MCUSD 223 Administration
Buildings & Grounds Rental Fees and Request forms. Please click on the links below Post Title Link Date Posted District Rental Fee Schedule Link 8/21/14 Building Use Request Form - Exterior (outside) Link 8/19/14 Building Use Request Form - Interior (inside) Link 8/19/14 Responsibilities of Applicant Link 8/19/14
What is FOIA? The Illinois Freedom of Information Act provides public access to reports, forms, writings records, maps, photographs, papers, recorded information and other documents that were prepared, used, received, possessed, or used by any public body. FOIA does not enable access to documents containing confidential personal information or trade secrets. For more information on FOIA, please click here . For the district's policy in regards to FOIA, please click here . How do I submit a FOIA request? FOIA requests can be submitted via two methods: FAX: 815-645-4325 MAIL: Meridian CUSD 223 ATTN: FOIA Officer 207 W. Main St. Stillman Valley, IL 61084
Weekly Wellness Tip Focus: Today is National Umbrella Day!! So when stress is raining on your parade .....How do you cope? This month is all about Heart Health remember that stress is contributing factor to Heart Disease and can increase blood pressure which could possibly lead to heart attacks. Stress Management: Simple Tips to Get Stress in Check and Regain Control of Your Life Wellness Committee Members Mona Smith (Coordinator) Shawn Byers Jill Huber Jon Mickle Heather Alderks Lisa Reber Deb Thibodeau Danielle Jackson Kunce Shannon Kaltenbach Kayla McKinney Joi Dundas Kim Hiort . . .
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Required Postings Post Title Link Date Posted FY 14 Budget Link 1/31/14 2013 AFR Link 1/31/14 2013 Audit Link 1/31/14 2013 Annual Statement of Affairs Link 1/31/14 2014-18 SVEA Contract Link 9/23/14 Vendors paid over $25,000 FY14 Link 9/29/14 FY 15 Budget Link 1/8/15 2014 AFR Link 1/19/15 2014 Audit Link 1/19/15 2015 AFR Link 11/10/15 2015 Audit Link 11/10/15 2015 Annual Statement of Affairs Link 11/10/15 PARCC Data Link 12/11/15 Admin Compensation Report FY13 Link . . .