SCHOOL COUNSELOR WANTED! The Staunton School District is hiring a full time counselor to share with the Southwestern School District. Information is attached. #LeadChallengeAchieve The job posting is linked below: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/337660/JOB_POSTING_-_School_Counselor_-_19-20.pdf
The news story and summary of minutes from the 4/15/19 Board of Education Meeting are now posted. See our latest news story for more information. https://bit.ly/2IAVK7X #LeadChallengeAchieve
Thank you Chris Tingle and Dave Lamore for your service as Board of Education members! During their last official meeting both were recognized as outstanding board members! Mr. Tingle served on the board for 12 years, 6 as president. Mr. Lamore served on the board 4 years and as board secretary. As board members both have demonstrated outstanding leadership and have embodied our mission of We expect everyone’s best! Lead-Challenge-Achieve. Join us in wishing them well in “board retirement!” #LeadChallengeAchieve
Board Looks to Fill Teaching Positions During April Meeting http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/103585?org=district #LeadChallengeAchieve
Action from last night's Board of Education meeting includes setting of the school calendar and the hire of new teachers. See our latest news story for more information. http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/97480?org=district
Board to Set School Calendar, Hire New Teachers During March Meeting https://bit.ly/2O4ULOl #LeadChallengeAchieve
The safety and security of our students and staff is our top priority. Please see the linked news story for an update regarding a threat investigation that occurred at school today. http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/95040?org=district
Board Approves School Improvement Plans, Discusses School Resource Officer #LeadChallengeAchieve http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/91009?org=district
The Staunton School District is hiring the following full time positions: 1) 6th-12th Grade English Language Arts Teacher https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/295019/Language_Arts_6-12.pdf 2) 6th-8th Grade English Language Arts Teacher https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/295020/JH_Language_Arts_6-8.pdf 3) K-8th Grade Special Education Teacher https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/295023/Special_Education_Teacher_K-8.pdf 4) Elementary Education Teacher (2 Positions) https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/295022/Elementary_Teacher.pdf
Varsity Boys Basketball @ Calhoun on 1/30/19 has been cancelled. There will be no reschedule date.
Staunton Schools will be closed Wed, Jan 30 due to the extreme winter weather conditions. Stay warm, stay safe! #LeadChallengeAchieve
I'm excited to share the many wonderful things happening in our schools in the annual State of the District Report! http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/85923?org=district
Staunton Families: Starting in February, Staunton CUSD #6 teachers will be piloting a home visit program. This program provided training to a pilot group of teachers last semester on the benefits of conducting home visits with our families. You may be contacted in the coming month by a teacher asking to visit your home as part of the initiative. Click here for more information about the program: http://www.pthvp.org/ #LeadChallengeAchieve #BulldogPride #TerrierPride
Board to Hear State of the District During January Meeting http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/84657?org=district
Reminder: Staunton Schools will dismiss at 2:00 p.m. Friday, 12/21/18 for winter break! #LeadChallengeAchieve
Board to Approve Annual Tax Levy and Consider Football Cooperative Monday Evening. #LeadChallengeAchieve http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/79635?org=district
Order Yours Now! These Staunton Stainless Steel Cups are a perfect gift for the Holidays! Cost is $25 per cup and all orders are due by December 11th! #BulldogPride #TerrierPride Order Form Link: https://5il.co/5qhs
We are thankful for our amazing students, faculty, staff and families! Have a happy Thanksgiving! 🦃🍽🍁 #LeadChallengeAchieve
The Lady Bulldogs Basketball Team clinches the Litchfield Tourney title! https://www.thetelegraph.com/sports/article/TUESDAY-8217-S-PREP-GIRLS-ROUNDUP-Staunton-13411471.php
The School Report Card, Annual Tax Levy, and Football Cooperative agreement were significant areas of discussion during the latest BOE meeting. Learn more by reading our latest news story. #LeadChallengeAchieve http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/75224?org=district
Talent show will be Tuesday, November 20th. Sucker sales will be Monday for k-1 and Tuesday for 2nd- 8th. Cost of a sucker will be $1 and are provided by student council.
Let’s go Bulldogs!!! Get after it today at XC Sectional and Football playoffs! #BulldogPride #LeadChallengeAchieve
The SHS cross country team competes in the Decatur Sectional at 10:00 & the football team takes on Decatur St. Teresa at 1:00! It’s a great day to be a Bulldog!!! #BulldogPride #LeadChallengeAchieve
Congratulations to the Staunton Lady Bulldogs Volleyball Team on a well earned regional title! #BulldogPride #LeadChallengeAchieve
Parents, The Ninja Warrior Competition has been cancelled for grades 3 & 4. Please call the school if you need to make alternate arrangements for your child to go home. Money will be returned next week.
Staunton Families, Today at around 11:35 a.m. we had a district wide fire drill with Staunton Fire Department. All student were safe and accounted for.
Staunton Schools Achieve Financial Recognition http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/68499?org=district #LeadChallengeAchieve
JUNIOR HIGH SURVEY Junior High Families: Please take a few minutes and complete the survey for School Climate. The link is attached. This survey will help provide data to make decisions for school improvement. If you have students in the elementary, junior high, and/or high school please take only one survey. The survey will take about 15 minutes. Thank you for your time. http://www.schoolclimate.net/?l=e&t=p&v=4&c=1183882
Staunton CUSD #6 is currently in need of School Bus Drivers! The District will train interested applicants to get his/her CDL and School Bus Passenger endorsement. Interested applicants can find more information at this link: https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/184852/Bus_Driver.pdf
Just a reminder..as the weather changes, we would like to remind all students to bring coats or jackets in order to go out for recess. Thank you!
Culture & Climate matters! Our families will have an opportunity to share your insights beginning next week! http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/67070?org=district #LeadChallengeAchieve
Reminder: Staunton Schools dismiss @ 12:30 today for school improvement. Have an enjoyable holiday weekend! #LeadChallengeAchieve
GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! The Harlem Wizards will be competing against the Staunton Staff on Sunday, September 30th. Check out the link for more information and to purchase tickets. #BulldogPride #TerrierPride #LeadChallengeAchieve http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/61699?org=district
Board approves 2018-2019 Budget with Promising Outlook. http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/63718?org=district #LeadChallengeAchieve #BulldogPride
Check out information about Automated Attendance Calls that will start on Monday, September 24th at the attached link: http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/63253?org=district #AttendanceMatters #LeadChallengeAchieve #BulldogPride #TerrierPride
Evidence Based Funding Makes Immediate Impact on Staunton Schools. http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/63222?org=district
Staunton Families: This is a reminder that there are medical requirements that must be met for students in the following grades in order to be compliant with the state of Illinois: Pre-School, Kindergarten, 6th, 9th, and 12th. Medical Requirements are due to the School Nurse no later that October 15th to avoid exclusion from school! The following link contains information about the requirements for each grade level: http://www.stauntonschools.org/o/district/page/registration-documents--3
Congratulations to these jr high students. They earned “student of the month” for August/September. PTO provided tickets to the Harlem Wizards game on September 30th.
Board of Education to Hold Budget Hearing Prior to Regular Meeting Thursday http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/62777?org=district
Attention Staunton families! School will dismiss at 12:30 pm, tomorrow, September 14th.
GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! The Harlem Wizards will be competing against the Staunton Staff on Sunday, September 30th. Check out the link for more information and to purchase tickets. #BulldogPride #LeadChallengeAchieve http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/61699?org=district
ATTENDANCE: Encouraging regular school attendance is one of the most powerful ways you can prepare your child for success—both in school and in life. If your child is absent please call before 9 am. *Grades K-8 call 635-3831 * Grades 9-12 l 635-3838
The Staunton CUSD #6 Board of Education will hold a public hearing to provide information and seek comments from the public on the proposed district budget to be held on September 20, 2018 at 6:45 p.m. in the District Library. http://5il.co/4l6l
Ninja Warrior is set for October 19th. Parents, please visit the attached site for more information and permission waiver. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/18haFDGlvnHwQKZPQXZbpE7n8hFHl9vgvQ0X87z5vqEg/edit
Staunton Families: Make sure you purchase your tickets to see the Harlem Wizards face off against the Staunton Schools Staff on Sunday, September 30th @ 2:00 PM! #BulldogPride #LeadChallengeAchieve Check Out This Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/1807944862593335/
Welcome back teachers! It’s going to be a great year!!!
Attention all 6th and 7th grade girls interested in Basketball. There will be a meeting Wednesday, August 22nd at 2:45 in the big gym. Tryouts will be at 5:30 on the 27th!
Back to School: Staunton Superintendent talks funding formula and school safety | RiverBender.com: https://www.riverbender.com/articles/details/back-to-school-staunton-superintendent-talks-funding-formula-and-school-safety-30036.cfm #LeadChallengeAchieve
For students in 6th-8th grades interested in running Cross Country this year, there will be an informational meeting at 7:30 in the classroom across from elementary office on Open House night Thursday, Aug. 16th. Information and paperwork will be distributed as well as discussion on the dynamics of the season. In the meantime, parents of students wanting to participate in sports should see that their child has a current physical on file with the nurse.
Staunton Families - DON'T FORGET to register for the 2018-2019 School Year! Online Registration is available now. Click this link for more information: http://www.stauntonschools.org/o/district/page/registration-documents--3 Open Registration will take place Monday, August 6th in the Multi-Purpose Gym. Open Registration Hours: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM -LUNCH BREAK- 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM -DINNER BREAK- 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM All new students should attend Open Registration. All families applying for a Fee Waiver / Free-Reduced Lunch should attend Open Registration.
Staunton Families, The Staunton School District in cooperation with area first responders will be conducting an Active Shooter DRILL the evening of Tuesday, August 7th at the Staunton Schools campus. The drill will involve an assailant entering the building at an unknown location and the district will activate a response though the Crisis Management Plan that involves Police, Fire, and EMS officials responding to the scene. There will be staged injuries, a triage location, and transportation of the injured to the hospital via ambulance and helicopter. Please stay away from the Staunton Schools campus between 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM on August 7th to help ensure that the drill can be conducted without interruption. Again, this is strictly a DRILL being conducted to help improve the response among all stakeholders that would be involved if any threatening situation were to occur on campus. If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact the office. Sincerely, Brett T. Allen Principal
Congratulations Coach Kyle McBrain, Coach of the year! https://www.thetelegraph.com/sports/article/PREP-YEAR-IN-REVIEW-Small-Schools-Baseball-Coach-13103165.php
Staunton Families: Check out important information about the District 1:1 Chromebook Transition starting this school year. The link listed below has a 1:1 Letter, Digital Citizenship Agreement, and FAQ's for your review. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/191100/Staunton_CUSD__6_-_1-1_Letter__Digital_Citizenship_Agreement____FAQ_s_.pdf
Staunton Families: If you have students entering preschool, kindergarten, sixth grade, ninth grade, or 12th grade, there are physical and immunization requirements that are state mandated and must be fulfilled by October 15, 2018. For forms and more information please visit the registration tab on the school website. The link is listed below. Additionally, if your student participates in athletics, please remember to update his/her physical yearly. http://www.stauntonschools.org/registration-documents--3
Balanced Budget & Personnel Hires Highlight Board Meeting http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/54397?org=district
The regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held this evening at 7:00 p.m. Click the link to learn more. http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/54293?org=district
Congratulations Coach Moore: Teacher of the year AND Coach of the year! We are very proud to have you teaching and coaching our young people! #BulldogPride #LeadChallengeAchieve https://www.thetelegraph.com/sports/article/PREP-YEAR-IN-REVIEW-Girls-Cross-Country-Coach-of-13065753.php
Today marks the mid-point of summer break! Time to start planning for registration! http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/53822?org=district
The Marching Bulldogs were 🔥 today! 🇺🇸 #BulldogPride #LeadChallengeAchieve #FourthofJuly2018 http://www.kmov.com/clip/14466560/staunton-high-school-band
Regular school attendance is key to our students success. Check out our school calendar to help you plan appointments and holidays for when school is not in session. http://5il.co/338u
Want to know what took place at Monday's BOE meeting? Click the link to learn! http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/53236?org=district
Staunton Community Unit School District #6 would like to announce the following vacancy for the 2018-2019 School Year: K-12 Physical Education Teacher *Health & Driver’s Education endorsements preferred. *Coaching opportunities available! Qualifications: Professional Educator License with appropriate endorsements and criteria to meet Physical Education Licensure. Interested applicants should send Letter of Application, Resume’, Transcript, Employment Application, Copy of License, and Letters of Recommendation to: Brett T. Allen High School Principal Staunton Community Unit School District #6 801 N. Deneen St. Staunton, Illinois 62088 Telephone: (618)-635-2962 firstname.lastname@example.org
Welcome to our new website!
We're proud of our Terriers, it's been a great season so far!