More classes to choose from at Belleville District 201, BND

By |2016-12-14T11:01:51-06:00October 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 [...]

Belleville District 201 school board agrees to teacher contracts, BND

By |2016-12-14T11:01:53-06:00August 19th, 2015|District News|

  August 18, 2015 By Mary Cooley, BND Belleville District 201 capped off the first day of school Monday with a meeting, in which they officially made the teachers very happy. The board approved collective bargaining contracts with the teachers union and the teacher assistants council. The four-year contract secures four steps on the salary [...]

Commemorative Ceremony for K. Lane and Anna Miller Administrative Center

By |2016-12-14T11:01:53-06:00May 29th, 2015|District News|

At its regular meeting on May 18, 2015, the Belleville Township High School District 201 Board of Education passed a resolution to name its Administrative Offices, the K. Lane and Anna Miller Administrative Center. Mr. K. Lane Miller was appointed Principal of Belleville Township High School effective July 1, 1963.  He was appointed Superintendent of [...]

High schools using paid advertising to cover cost of new playing fields

By |2016-12-14T11:01:54-06:00March 20th, 2015|District News|

KPLR11, By: Patrick Clark BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – ‘March Madness’ may have begun, but in Belleville, Illinois they’re looking forward to football. “We have 20 ads on the field right now and we’ve got six more sometime this spring, there will be more ads on the side of the field,” says Dr. Jeff Dozier, Belleville [...]

High School Students Mentor Elementary Schoolers in Belleville

By |2017-03-15T12:59:49-05:00January 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 |2016-12-14T11:01:55-06:00January 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 [...]