Students Learn Math with Extreme Couponing, Donate to Humane Society

By | March 15th, 2017|Alternative School, District News|

3/15/17 The students at the Alternative Day School have been working hard on several projects this semester.  One project is an "Extreme Couponing" project for math class.  Students worked in groups to collect as many coupons as possible, researched local grocery store ads, and located the store where they could save as much money as possible and [...]

High School Students Mentor Elementary Schoolers in Belleville

By | January 27th, 2015|Alternative School, District News|

News 4 Schools, BELLEVILLE, Ill. ( -- High school students in Belleville are acting as mentors to elementary students and while the program is just getting off the ground it is already considered a success.

Belleville Alternative High Students Become Role Models at Franklin School, BND

By | January 12th, 2015|Alternative School, District News|

BND, By Jamie Forsythe BELLEVILLE — Ja’Ron Robinson was all smiles as he sat at a table with four sixth-graders at Franklin Elementary School. He was helping the students complete a three-page science worksheet in the hallway outside their classroom. “You can just tell us the answers,” sixth-grader Kenyahn May joked. “No, you have to [...]