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 [...]
12/15/16 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 [...]
News 4 Schools, KMOV.com BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) - A Belleville high school received a grant to fund a program called One Book One School to expand learning beyond the classroom. KMOV.com
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,” [...]
March 27, 2015 The Belleville West Maroons Baseball program visited Abraham Lincoln Elementary School on Friday, March 27th as part of an All-Star Reading day. The Maroons sent 10 players to participate by reading to a variety of classes at the elementary school. While attending the player’s read to two classrooms and answered questions from [...]
BND, By Joseph Bustos Inside of a backroom at the Shelter Shop, Belleville West High School students Maddie Grimmer, Michelle Woods, Morgan Mrsich and Tayo Truong sorted through donated prom dresses before they were priced for sale. Then, along with Key Club sponsor Jen Stauffer, they folded other donated clothes that will be put on [...]
Congratulations to Belleville West High School for being named the grand prize winner of the third annual Follett Challenge, a competition to identify, reward and promote the most innovative teaching and learning programs. Watch the Video Here!