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,” [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
News 4 Schools, KMOV.com BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KMOV.com) -- 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.
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".
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 [...]
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!