Kewanee District 229 News

Irving School accepted a donation from Crowe Auto Group of coats and boots for students in Pre-K up to grade 3.  Pictured are Jeff Mahaffey and Robin O'Connor. 

Irving PBIS students earned this dance party by meeting their monthly expectation of achieving green or higher every day on their behavior chart by following the 3 R's ...

The Neponset Grade School held their D.A.R.E. Graduation this week for Mrs. Hansen's 4th grade class.  Bureau County Deputy Morse (pictured right) spent the p...

  Mr. Michael's Neponset 6th Grade Science students have been demonstrating their understanding of conductors and insulators as they construct their energy efficient...

Neponset Grade school students in grades Kindergarten through 8th grade collected canned goods through the month of November for the Western Bureau County Food Pantry in Sheffie...

November 2017 Winter Sports Report

The Kewanee Fresh-Soph Girls Basketball team placed 1st at the Oregon Fresh-Soph Basketball Tip-off Tournament held in Oregon on Saturday, November 18th.  The team is curre...

Third grade had their science fair on November 9th. To prepare we did experiments and learned about the scientific process in school. Each child did their own science project an...

The KHS Life Skills Program, in cooperation with FCCLA and KHS LEAD Program, held the third annual "Meet Your New Clothes" event on November 15th and 16th. Donations w...

The Neponset Grade School hosted a Veteran's Day Program to honor all those who have served and are currently serving in the United States Military. Retired United States Ma...

Bob Ward of the U of I Extension recently visited the 1st grade classes at Belle. He read a story to teach about the history of corn and how it has been used throughout the year...

Neponset Grade School and the Bobcat Academy, a grant funded 21st Century Learning Center partnered with the Kewanee Schools and the Regional Office of Education under the direc...

Kewanee High School Presents "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in KHS Peterson Auditorium.  Show times will be at 7pm on Saturday the 4th and at 2pm on Su...

Kewanee Superintendent, Dr. Chris Sullens and Wethersfield Superintendent, Mr. Shane Kazubowski are pictured above with Mrs. Eilers’s Visitation Catholic School 3rd grade ...

The 4th grade class at Central School took advantage of the Halloween season with a pumpkin launching activity. In this activity, which can include discussions of simple machine...

Mr. Dybdal's 7th grade class is doing a forensic science unit. Detective Sue Cervantez supervises the students with fingerprinting procedures.

Central just took part in Unity Day, the signature event of National Bullying Prhttps://www.google.com/intl/en/options/evention Month, has been recognized in the United Sta...

Belle Alexander hosted a "Family Reading Night" on October 5, 2017.

Iving School "Red Ribbon" Week Activities: Monday  Healthy snack day All students get a red ribbon Exercises in the room Tuesday  Favorite Team...

The Neponset Grade School Volleyball team, coached by Abigail Stevenson, competed for the BVEC Conference Championship this season and earned 2nd place.  It is the first ti...

Riley Hansen {soph} will be teeing off  Friday at 10:18am at the IHSA Class 1A Girls Golf State Tournament at Red Tail Run Golf Course  in Decatur ...

Irving School third grade students just released their butterflies that they raised in the garden. The third grade watched the caterpillars cocoon and then hatch and released th...

The Kewanee School District Booster Club has purchased a new camera and equipment that will allow individuals to watch Boiler events online.  The website is meant to a...