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

2016-12-14T11:01:51-06:00December 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

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 [...]

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 [...]