Kewanee District 229 News

Irving students celebrated the 100th day of school on Thursday, January 25th by attending Centers.  Centers included activities such as building 100cm structures ...

On January 22, 2018 Irving Third Grade celebrated Science day with a variety of activities. In the morning, every student attended science centers where they made an owl sn...

Gage Williams, the heart beat of the Kewanee Boilermakers. See how he has been inspiring his team with a shot of a lifetime. The young man that has cheered on his teammates, is ...

Shelby Knobloch a college student who wrote a book with Remy Hicks visited Irving 3rd graders to share her love of reading, writing and artwork with them.

  Breakouts are a great way to make content interactive and encourage collaboration among students. Breakouts are a classroom version of an escape room. Studen...

Belle 3rd graders participated in the "12 Days of Kindness". Some things the students did were to collect donations for area nursing homes, sing carols at nursing home...

Making Waves, Kewanee Swimming

December 14, 2017

ILLOWA FCA - Kewanee, IL -- Enthusiasm is bubbling over for eight Kewanee Boilermaker Athletes. They're making waves with the first-ever Kewanee High Swim Team.. As Dan Pear...

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...

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...