Kewanee District 229 News

DeJesus placed second in the Class 2A Sectional at Plano qualifying him for the State competition.  DeJesus finished with a 50.19 seconds and was the only team member who q...

Irving second grade attended a Peoria Chiefs game. Big shout out to PTA for sponsoring our trip. One more of the many ways our community supports Irving!! 

8 Central Junior High seventh graders qualified for the IESA State Track Meet to be held on Friday May 17th, 2019 .  Pictured are: B Lewis, J Roginski, L Mason B Johnston, ...

Sophomore T Nolan sets KHS record in 300m hurdles during Class 2A Sectional!  The previous record was 48.1 seconds held by Kelli Goreth since 1988 making her run of 47.68 s...

Ag in the Classroom

May 10, 2019

Today the fourth grade was able to listen to a presentation about agriculture! 

Throughout the school year, 5th graders in Mrs. Ralston’s class have traveled to Belle to read to Mrs. Anderson’s first grade class. Both classes look forward to thi...

Students are studying the development and properties of eggs in Mrs. Callahan’s Agriculture class. Pictured here are students conducting experiments on the strength of egg...

Students at Irving School were able to learn about police work and safety and how to stay safe. Students travelled from station to station to learn about topics such as bike saf...

The Kewanee High School Concert Choir and Concert Band performed their Graduation Concert on May 1st under the direction of Alex Binek. Pictured here is senior Lilly DeBord perf...

Students explored colligative properties by making homemade ice cream in chemistry class.  The salt in the brine depresses the freezing point so the milk will freeze. 

KHS students in Mr. Clark’s government class are participating in a mock presidential election. They’ve created campaign platforms, videos, posters, and prepared for...

Brad Whitcher, a store manager and meat cutter from Save a Lot, demonstrated how to prepare a whole fryer chicken in Mrs. Johnson’s Foods class. Students learned about the...

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...