Kewanee District 229 News

This prestigious award is given annually by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) to recognize students from across the state as this year's State Scholars. A...

Central Honors Students

March 22, 2019

This week Central Elementary school honored the students that were on the honor roll as well as students with perfect attendance. Pictured are the 4th grade students and parents...

Irving just finished their Annual Contig tournament. Classroom winners are J Lopez/Mrs. Kehl’s class, A Aguilera/ Mrs. Kluever’s class, A Hodge/Ms. Heing&r...

Foods Class students at Kewanee High School participated in a week-long course administered by Dorothy David of the Henry County Health Department. Forty students passed the exa...

This week Kindergartners in the Monkey Room at Belle have been learning about different types of weather and precipitation.  They have discussed which types are "lion-...

Central Junior High Builders Club was Recognized today at the Kiwanis Meeting for their Success in Leadership within our school and community. Our officers H Ince, President,...

The Family and Consumer Science Foods Classes recently held their "2019 Souper Bowl" competition. Students worked in pairs to find a soup recipe of their choice, prepa...

Three Central athletes advanced at the IESA Wrestling Sectionals to go on to compete at the IESA State Tournament to be held on March 9th at Northern Illinois University.  ...

ewanee High School musicians competed in the IHSA Solo and Ensemble contest on March 2nd at Rockridge High School. KHS students competed in 78 events throughout the day, ranging...

Central Junior High Announces Winners of the IESA Regionals who will be advancing to Sectionals which will be held in East Peoria on Saturday, March 2. The athletes (in no pa...

Neponset Grade School recently held the their annual SCRIPPS National Spelling Bee on February 6th.  The winners will then move on to represent Neponset at the Co...

The Neponset Girls Basketball team was recognized Friday evening at a Bradley University girls basketball game in Peoria, IL. The Neponset Girls Basketball players got to meet a...

Irving Students participated in the Community Black History Extravaganza that was held on Sunday, Feb. 17th.  Three students from Irving share their own essays about what t...

The Neponset Girls Basketball teamed earned the title of BVEC Conference Champs this year!  Neponset Grade School hosted this year's BVEC Conference Tournament where th...

Irving Future Dramatists

January 11, 2019

Mrs. Kehl’s 3rd grade students have been practicing being fluent and expressive readers through a process called reader’s theater. Students read different parts of t...

The Neponset Grade School graduated fifteen students from the D.A.R.E. Program.  The Bureau County D.A.R.E. Officer, Deputy Cliff Morse spent ten weeks teaching students st...

KHS Choir Out and About ...

December 14, 2018

The Kewanee High School choir has been out and about, performing holiday music for our local community. They are pictured here performing for residents at the Hollis House. The ...

Irving Third Grade students gathered in the gym for a science project. Students paired up to create a moving car powered by a balloon. This activity meets the Illinois New Scien...

Irving School had their annual winter concert on Tuesday, December 11, 2018. Pictured are some of the third grade class. 

Fuel up Play 60

December 7, 2018

Central Physical Education classes recently received 50 free flag belts, 10 footballs, 3 football Tees and a flag football curriculum from Fuel Up Play 60. Mrs. Johnson entered ...

  Students in Ms. Morland’s 6th grade class presented their research on courageous historical figures this week. They learned about people such as Joan of Arc, Ros...

Ms. Heinrich’s class enjoyed a Happy Joe’s day with Santa in the Quad Cities. Happy Joes offers a dance party, lunch, Christmas hats, time with Santa, Disney Charact...

Kewanee High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Club has participated in the I Buckle Up, We Buckle Up Campaign. This campaign is supported by the Na...

Crowe Auto Annual Donation

November 29, 2018

Crowe Auto once again out did themselves with their annual donation of coats, hats, gloves and boots for the students of the Kewanee School District!  Thank you Crowe ...