Staunton Families: Mark your calendars for the 1st Annual Safety Fair on Saturday, September 28th! #BulldogPride #LeadChallengeAchieve #NationalPreparednessMonth Check out this link to learn more information: http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/136883?org=district
Board to review tentative budget during August Meeting. http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/126424?org=district
DON’T FORGET! Online Registration is now open for the 2019-20 school year. Click this link for more information: http://www.stauntonschools.org/19-20-registration-documents Open Registration will be held this Friday, July 26th in the Multi-Purpose Building for K-12 students if families need assistance in completing the online registration process or need to complete a fee waiver. #LeadChallengeAchieve #TerrierPride
Staunton Families: Please review the attached news article for important information about 2019-2020 school registration and school fees. #TerrierPride #LeadChallengeAchieve News Article Link: http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/118778?org=district
Special meetings scheduled to interview Board candidates. http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/113907?org=district #LeadChallengeAchieve
School Calendar, Substitute Teacher Pay Among Action Items During May Meeting of the Board. https://bit.ly/2VFkMFV #LeadChallengeAchieve
Board to Hold Pulbic Hearing on School Holiday Waivers http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/110824?org=district
Board of Education Vacancy Announcement https://www.stauntonschools.org/article/106167?org=district#LeadChallengeAchieve
Board Seats New Members, Elects Officers During Organizational Meeting https://www.stauntonschools.org/article/106046?org=district #LeadChallengeAchieve
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
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
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
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
Staunton Families: Just a reminder that picture re-takes are tomorrow-Friday, November 30.
Volunteer Training: There will be a training this Thursday, Nov.29 at 4:00p.m. in the Elementary Office. Please call the office to reserve a spot! Thank you!
We are thankful for our amazing students, faculty, staff and families! Have a happy Thanksgiving! 🦃🍽🍁 #LeadChallengeAchieve
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
Staunton Families, We will be having a Family Reading Night on Wednesday, November 14 for families of students in grades K-3. There will be an informational meeting from 5:30-6:00 about out Title Program and strategies that you can use with your child to work on reading at home followed by the Reading Night from 6:00-7:00. Hope to see you all there!
Staunton Families: If your student receives after school care from Zion Lutheran, you should pick up your student at the church tonight.
Staunton Famillies, Just a reminder that tomorrow is a 12:30p.m. dismissal day due to school improvement meetings. Thank you!
Elementary Parents and Guardians, Due to the rain, the field trip scheduled for today has been cancelled. Please go ahead and send lunches with your child today and we will have classes eat lunch in their classrooms. Thank you!
The Staunton FFA Program is hosting a FREE Haunted House Tuesday and Wednesday night from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM in the Agriculture Shop. The Haunted House is designed for kids 10 years old and younger. Donations are welcome and all money will be donated to a local charity. Come celebrate Halloween with the 1st Annual FFA Haunted House! #HappyHalloween #BulldogPride #LeadChallengeAchieve
Volunteer Program: Interested volunteers must complete a volunteer packet, complete a background check and take the training class. Training classes this week will be on Wed.& Thurs.morning at 8:30 and 3:30. Please call the office to reserve your slot. Thank you!
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
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.
Elementary/Junior High is still looking for SUPERVISORY AIDE ! Interested applicants must be highly qualified. Please send Letter of Interest and application to: Nancy M. Werden or Ryan McGowen Staunton Community Unit School District #6 801 N. Deneen St. Staunton, Illinois 62088 email@example.com
Ninja Warrior Competition tomorrow! We are hoping the weather holds out! Parents, please send coats for your child to wear so they are prepared for any changes in temperature! Thanks and good luck to all participants!
Staunton Schools Achieve Financial Recognition http://www.stauntonschools.org/article/68499?org=district #LeadChallengeAchieve
Volunteer Program: If you are interested in being a volunteer for our school this year, please make sure to complete a volunteer packet and return it to the office. If you completed the packet and need to go through the training, please watch the website for upcoming training dates. Thank you all volunteers and applicants!
Staunton Elementary Families, Just a reminder that tomorrow is picture day!
Elementary SURVEY Elementary 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=1183858
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
Attention K-8 Parents: This week we started making automated attendance calls. Please understand that these calls will go out regardless if you have called into the office. This is to reassure that school and parents are on the same page. Attendance is a major component of student success.
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
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
Attention all K-8 students. The theme for the high school football this week is "camo". Wear camo clothes to support the high school football team.
Attentions K-8 Parents: Please make every effort possible to communicate with your child prior to school about pickup, bus, and walking home plans. If changes occur, please make sure you call the office before 1:30 pm.
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
Attention all elementary and jr. high students! Friday, the Junior High and Elementary students are invited to wear black to school for our "Black Out" Theme for the high school football game.
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/
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
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
Go Bulldogs! Go TERRIERS!
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Welcome to our new Elementary School Website!