New Illinois Law HB 1873: Be extra careful around school buses: this measure doubles the fines for illegally passing a school bus from $150 to $300 for the first violation and from $500 to $1,000 for any subsequent violations.
The Beecher Education Foundation will be holding a wine dinner and silent auction on Saturday, February 22nd at Ravisloe Country Club in Homewood. The theme is Argentina. There will be a 5 course dinner with wine pairings. The cost is $65 per ticket. To reserve your tickets, contact Steve Koehn at (708)-372-9824, text or call. If you have any questions, please let Steve know.
The music department has been VERY BUSY!! Junior High students Hayden Mohr, Ethan Mohr, and Cadence Johnson – and High School students Samanta Docter, Gwen Docter, and Chloe Zurek – recently participated in the 2019 ILMEA District I Music Festivals. Our students practiced very hard, completed a rigorous audition, and based on those results – were accepted into these amazing music organizations! The concerts were spectacular! We are so proud of you!! On December 11th, the band and choir students performed at their Winter Concert! The program was a huge success – featuring the 6th grade band performing sheet music …
When BHS and BJHS students return from Winter Break, they will be assigned a Chromebook and will take that Chromebook home. Please read and sign the document and have your child return it to school.
The BHS freshman Spanish class came to read their self-created books to the Kindergarten classes at BES.
Thanks PSC for our new shirts! Choir/Band Winter Concert will be held on December 11th at 7 pm. Come see “Almost, Maine” December 13th at 7 pm, or December 14th at 2 pm or 7 pm. Semester Finals will be December 18th (Periods 1, 2, 5, and 6) and December 19th (Periods 3, 4, and 7). December 20th is the date for make-up work and to make-up finals. There will be a 2 pm dismissal. Winter Break will be December 23rd – January 6th. Have a great break!
Happy Thanksgiving from BHS Foods to you!
Beecher School District is in need of substitute teachers. If you or anyone you know is interested, please follow this link for more information!
On November 15, 2019, the state of Illinois will recognize the hard work and dedicated time put forth by school board members and celebrates “School Board Member Appreciation Day.” At Beecher 200U, our students, staff, parents, and community members are fortunate to have seven board members dedicated to improving every facet of the school district. Board members include: Larry Hermen (President), Paul Goldrick (Vice President), Elizabeth Dousias (Secretary), Juan Hernandez, Ronald S. Mazurek, Julie Papas, and J. Karla Wcisel. Thank you board members for your dedication, time, and commitment to Beecher School District! Our students and staff recognize and appreciate …
BHS picture retake day is Tuesday, November 12th. If you purchased a package and are not happy with your photos, your student must bring the package in and give to the photographer. If you have any questions, please contact Becki Calomino at email@example.com.