Students learn civic responsibility at Metro East school

2016-12-14T11:01:51-06:00October 29th, 2015|Belleville East| By: Brian Feldman BELLEVILLE, Ill. ( - A Belleville high school is busy teaching its students about civic responsibility. Students are showing they have what it takes to be leaders in the future through a grant that's given them a title as a democracy school. Brian Feldman explained in the latest addition of News [...]

More classes to choose from at Belleville District 201, BND

2016-12-14T11:01:51-06:00October 20th, 2015|District News|

BND, By Mary Cooley Belleville District 201 students can opt for new physical education classes next year that are a little less physical than usual: Introduction to Officiating and Personal Fitness. “It’s an alternative to team sports,” Melissa Taylor, director of special services, told the board. “I could see personal fitness being very popular.” She [...]

BND – Student of the Week

2016-12-14T11:01:52-06:00October 13th, 2015|Belleville East|

Student of the Week: The only thing she doesn't do is nothing BND, By Mary Cooley, Photo by Derik Holtmann Ivy Truong may give an initial impression of being a soft-spoken junior at Belleville East High School. But wait until she gets in front of fellow debate club members to lecture on the ins and [...]