1/19/17 Several members of both the Belleville East and Belleville West bands will be in the spotlight at the Illinois Music Education Association Conference Jan. 25-28 in Peoria. The event is basically an all-star show for band members from schools across Illinois. District 201 schools are in IMEA District 6, which covers the southernmost part [...]
12/16/16 Danielle Lanxon, a 2016 graduate of Belleville East and current member of District 201’s Bridges-Connections Program, is one of 150 athletes from around the globe who will participate in the World Games of the Special Olympics. Dannielle, 18, participates in snowshoe racing, according to her mom, Alyce Lanxon. She’s been invited to perform [...]
12/15/16 A bunch of District 201 students are going to have a much happier holiday thanks to their classmates and teachers. A number of initiatives organized by students and teachers at Belleville East and Belleville West have collected thousands of dollars which will be used to put presents under trees of needy families across [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
News 4 Schools, KMOV.com Belleville, Ill. (KMOV.com) -Special educations students at Belleville East High School are finding ways to contribute every day through a program called "Helping Hands".
Congratulations to the Belleville East Marching Lancers for being selected the Grand Champion in the Outback Bowl Parade in Tampa, FL on New Year's Eve. Great job!