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District 201 Students Receive High Marks on State Tests

By |2016-12-14T11:01:50+00:00October 31st, 2016|District News|

10/28/16 Report cards are in for Illinois schools -- and Belleville District 201 earned high marks across the board. Belleville Township High School District ranked among the top performing school systems in the state. Its students met or exceeded standards in English Language Arts (ELA) skills more than twice as often as students did state-wide. [...]

PRESS RELEASE: Lead Testing on Campuses

By |2016-12-14T11:01:50+00:00September 23rd, 2016|District News|

9/23/16 Environmental Consultants completed lead content testing of all water dispensing outlets on the Belleville District 201 campuses in late August and early September.  In all, over 1,900 water samples were tested which included all outlets inside and outside of the buildings, concession areas, and food preparation areas.  The results of the testing were very [...]

Blessed to Give: Belleville East takes care of its own, BND

By |2016-12-14T11:01:51+00:00December 9th, 2015|Belleville East|

12/6/15 By Mary Cooley, BND High school teachers and counselors often don’t have to look far to find a need in the community. At Belleville East, they only need to look in their own hallways. “The best thing about this program is it’s Belleville East families helping Belleville East families,” said principal and former teacher [...]

Students learn civic responsibility at Metro East school

By |2016-12-14T11:01:51+00:00October 29th, 2015|Belleville East|

KMOV.com By: Brian Feldman BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) - 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

By |2016-12-14T11:01:51+00:00October 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

By |2016-12-14T11:01:52+00:00October 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 [...]

Education Matters: Belleville West’s Future Farmers are feeding people now, BND

By |2016-12-14T11:01:52+00:00August 19th, 2015|Belleville West|

August 18, 2015 By Mary Cooley, BND Future Farmers of America at Belleville West are already feeding America, with sweet corn going to two area food pantries. FFA sponsor Jared Hemmer said about five of the 15 club members participated over the summer. “They were there just about every day that I was out there,” [...]