Kewanee District 229 News

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 ...

Irving Belle Ringers

November 29, 2018

  Nov. 27, Irving students and teachers braved the cold to ring bells for the Salvation Army!  

The Great Turkey Disguise of 2018 Once again students in the Belle Kindergarden Monkey class disguised turkeys with their families in hopes of helping the turkeys safely make...

Irving Elementary School students celebrated Thanksgiving this week with classroom feasts. Students practiced social skills such as patience and table manners as well as working...

Mrs. Johnson’s adult living class prepared a menu of Thanksgiving treats for the faculty and staff at Kewanee High School. The Thanksgiving tea is a tradition that began...

Coach Atwell's Monthly Athletic Reports

Students in Claire Hermie's Chemistry class use Electron Configuration Battleship as a review aide in class this week

Irving Holds Pumpkin Palooza

November 1, 2018

Irving Elementary School held their annual “Pumpkin Palooza” on Tuesday October 30. Students brought pumpkins they had decorated from home and the community was invi...

Students in Mrs. Ralston’s 5th grade class played Fear Factor on Halloween. They had to reach inside a mystery box, extract a math problem, and work it out before going on...

  Cars and Careers   Students at Belle Alexander and Irving Elementary School had a chance to have an up-close, hands-on experience with a variety of cars...

KHS Biology Students study DNA

September 28, 2018

Biology students in Ms. Hoadley’s class are pictured here extracting DNA from a strawberry. This is a culminating activity for their DNA unit. After the experiment, studen...

Amanda Johnson's mileage club at Central received a grant this year through Marathon Kids sponsored by Nike. she recieved enough money to give prizes out to the first 1...

The Neponset 8th Grade Volleyball team earns title, BVEC Conference Champs! Neponset will play for tournament championship Thursday night in Bradford at 6 p.m. 

The Irving third grade has been "raising" butterflies, watching them cacoon and then releasing them when they are ready to fly away. September 18th was the second rele...

KHS Choir members have upgraded from sheet music to a digital musical app using ipads.  Music Director Alex Binek along with assistance from the Kewanee District Tech depar...

Central Jr High 8th grade volleyball player Harper G. was presented with a signed volleyball from KHS senior Molly W. before Thursdays varsity game against BV. The two partnered...

The Central Steamers’ junior high softball team will put its 16-1 record on the line Friday, Sept. 7th as postseason play begins. The Steamers are the top seed in the G...

KHS Band performs at Hog Days

September 4, 2018

The Kewanee High School Marching Boilermakers took the main stage during the Hog Days festivities on Saturday wearing their brand new uniforms. The band played selections from t...