Tomorrow starts the summer lunch program at John L Hensey. Free meals are served from 11:30-12:30! Anyone 18 and younger eats free! Enter though the back doors on the playground. We hope to see you there!
Beverly Manor is still on the hunt for a Special Education Teacher and Middle Grades Teacher to fill our team for the 2019-2020 school year! Visit our website to apply! https://www.d50schools.com/o/washington-district-50-schools/page/employment-opportunities--338
Today is the day--District 50's last day of school... we will be dismissing Manor students at 11:15 and Hensey students at 11:45. Have a great summer break and we will see you in August.
FREE Summer Program! If you are interested, please email Cathy Trimble at [email protected] This program is for kindergarten through 5th grade students. You can attend one date or all of them!
The lost and found at Beverly Manor is laid out on tables in the vestibule area. Please make sure you are checking for any missing items the next couple days before they are donated this summer. We have many shirts, hoodies, pants, lunch boxes, shoes etc. that have been left.
Due to a family emergency, we are down a bus driver this morning, however, we will be utilizing a sub. Mrs Clayton will drive bus 33 (Farmdale) and Mrs Houze will drive Bus 22. Please be patient as there may be delays in picking up and dropping off today. Thank you!
District 50 PTC will be hosting a Dine Out Night on Thursday June 6th at Ice Cream Shack. 10% of all sales from 4-9 p.m. will be donated to District 50 PTC. Please come join us on Thursday as a great way to end the school year!
Congratulations 2019 Wildcat Cheerleaders!! Parents please be sure to go to the D50 athletic page and register your athlete to complete needed documents. Any questions, please contact Mrs Miller at Beverly Manor.
Please don’t forget, while Manor may be having Field Day half day today, both buildings do still have a full school day today!
Manor teachers and students have worked tirelessly on their STAR tests this year. They blew my expectations out of the water, so I let them hurl some too! Check out the fun. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1l4G2yi-un5jjjwKU-mN0snDtFrtVsnhk
Tryouts for the 2019 Wildcat softball team will be held Monday, July 29th from 9-11am and Tuesday, July 30 from 9-11am. Students entering grades 6, 7, and 8 are eligible to try out but MUST have a current sports physical on file before July 26th and complete online registration..
ATTENTION! Field Day has been moved to Friday, May 31st!! Please remember to wear sneakers, comfy clothes and bring a refillable water bottle!! Thank you!
We are saddened to share the news of the passing of Les Brooks, husband of Bus 99 driver JoAnn Brooks, this past weekend. Please be aware that pick-up and drop-off times for Bus 99 riders may be delayed as we utilize sub drivers in her absence. Thank you.
District 50 Parents and Guardians, As soon as the tornado siren went off, all students and staff followed our severe weather safety protocols. Students are now back in class. Administration is following the weather closely as the safety of our students and staff is always our top priority.
Fall 2019 baseball tryouts will be held on August 5th from 9-11:30am and August 6th from 9-12. Students entering grades 6,7,or 8 are eligible to tryout, but MUST have a current sports physical on file before Aug 2nd & online registration forms on the school website completed
We are now accepting donations for gently used T-Shirts, shorts, shoes and backpacks through May 31st!
We are now accepting donations for gently used T-Shirts, shorts, shoes and backpacks through May 31st!
Mr. Poole’s class has created some impressive bridges this year. Watch him test the designs of his student architects. They were all built in-house and held some serious weight! https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=9H7ZI3K15_E
8th grade students!!! We were out in the sun all day today. Put the aloe on your sunburn and get ready for Six Flags tomorrow! Please remember sunscreen, hats & sunglasses!!! It will be HOT tomorrow!! Students need to arrive at school AT 6:15AM! We will leave PROMPTLY at 6:30AM! See you all bright and early!! ☺️
The Cheerleading open gym, scheduled for tonight, has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict. The session scheduled for Tuesday, May 14th from 5:00-7:00pm will go on as planned. Thank you!
Boys Basketball: Due to Coach Leverton’s unexpected absence tomorrow, basketball open gym scheduled for tomorrow, Monday, May 13, will have to be canceled. Sorry for the short notice.
Dear Moms, Thank you for all that you do. Your job description is never ending and you stare down any challenge for the benefit of your children. Today we honor you and daily we celebrate you! Thank you!
Are you looking for a way to engage your student during the summer in an exciting, yet educational experience for FREE? District 50 will be offering Summer STEAM courses. 3D Printing, CAD Design, & Packaging Design is intended for students in grades 6- 8 and Coding with Sphero is designed for 4th-8th graders. For more information, please call the school office at Manor. We hope to see your child there! More summer opportunities will be shared soon!
Beverly Manor Awards Assembly will be Tuesday, May 7th. 4th and 5th grade will begin at 8:45 a.m. in the gym and 6th, 7th and 8th grade will begin at 1:00 p.m. in the gym. Parents and friends are welcome!
Washington Community High School Athletic Informational Meeting Attention Incoming Athletes & Parents May 9, 2019 @ 6:30-7:30pm @ WCHS - Torry Gym Freshman Football Meeting – MPR 5:30-6:30pm High school coaches will be in attendance to answer any questions about summer contact days, season and sign-ups
ATTENTION 8TH GRADE!!! CHIEFS GAME UPDATE! The Chiefs game field trip has been rescheduled to WEDNESDAY, MAY 15TH. The game tonight has been cancelled, and is rescheduled as a double-header tomorrow evening. Therefore, moving our field trip to WEDNESDAY, MAY 15TH. Students who are attending the Band/Choir trip on May 15th will be given their ticket to use at a different time. Please see one of the 8th grade teachers if you are a student who is affected by this!
County Track Meet- Saturday, May 4th, 9:00am at Morton High School. Bus will leave Beverly Manor at 7:30am. Good luck, Wildcats!
Weather Cancellations for Monday, April 29th: Boys and Girls track practice and Softball Open Gym are both cancelled for today.
2019-2020 Wildcat Cheerleading Tryout Information Open Gyms: May 13th- 5:00-7:00pm May 14th 5:00-7:00pm May 29th 3:00-5:00pm May 30th- 3:00-5:00pm Tryouts: May 31st 5:00-7:00pm **You must have a current sports physical on file to try out!** ***Students will not need to prepare a cheer. Everything they need to know will be taught during open gyms***
Beverly Manor students! The last school dance of the year is tomorrow night. Friday, April 26th. 4th/5th from 5:00-6:30pm and 6th-8th grades from 7:00-8:30pm. Cost is $3 per student. Snacks will be provided. (Beverly Manor students only.)
D50 PTC is helping to organize a group for the spring cleanup up to beautify the community. We're looking for volunteers to join us in our clean up efforts in the areas around our schools. We'll be meeting at John L Hensey on 4/27 at 9:00 a.m. Any questions email [email protected]
As the weather is changing and we are seeing warmer temperatures, we would like to call students’ attention to the dress code at Beverly Manor Grade School. Below is a portion of the student handbook from page 23 as a reminder: -Shorts, dresses, or skirts need to be an appropriate length (fingertip length or mid-thigh may be used as a good rule) -Cut, burned, shredded, or slashed jeans above the knee that expose skin or undergarments are not to be worn -tank tops, tube tops, muscle shirts, or halter/crops tops are not to be worn -all tops must have straps/sleeves that are 2 inches wide, cover undergarments, and cover appropriate areas (including the midriff). No spaghetti straps are allowed. Thank you for your cooperation, Beverly Manor Grade School
There will be a Parent Teacher Club meeting tonight at John L. Hensey in the library at 6:30 p.m. We will be talking about events coming up in May, and plans for next year. Babysitting services will be provided in the gym. We hope to see you there!
The fifth grade classes have had an exciting week thus far! We were joined by the United Stroke Alliance to educate us on how to identify a stroke and hear from stroke survivors. The kids were able to partake in a disability simulation to see how challenging it can be. They also graduated from their D.A.R.E. program! The Tazewell County Sheriff spoke to the kids, we heard three wonderful speeches from students, and saw an exciting K-9 demonstration! Congratulations to our graduates!!!
Beverly Manor Parents : Spring Pictures are being sent home this week. If you do not want the pictures, please return the packet to the school before April 30th. Any packets that are not returned, will need to be paid for. If you have any questions, please call (309)745-3921
Bus change today! We are down a driver this afternoon. Bus 99 riders out of Manor will be divided up on the other buses. Bus 99/Green Bus out of Hensey will have a substitute driver. Please be patient as Hensey students may be delayed getting home today. Thank you!
Color Guard tryouts this week! Tuesday 3:00-5:00pm Wednesday 3:00-5:00pm Thursday 3:00-5:30pm
Attention Track Parents, The school website calendar has the wrong location for the Conference Track Meet today after a switch from WCHS to Metamora. It starts at 9:00am in Metamora at Metamora HS (101 W Madison St, Metamora, IL 61548).
Congratulations to the 10th Annual Wildcat Wonders Talent Show winners! 1st Place: Ethan Jones 2nd Place: Abigail Elliott 3rd Place: Joel Volmer Congratulations to all contestants who participated! A BIG thank you to all in attendance, parent/staff/ student volunteers, and Mr. Seidl. We are pleased to announced that we raised $1,303.50 for the children of St. Jude!
The track practice for Beverly Manor students at 4:30 p.m. at WCHS has been cancelled for today, April 11. Students will instead practice after school from 3:05 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. at Beverly Manor.
Softball Open Gym is being held in the Beverly Manor Gym on Monday, April 15 from 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Scholastic Bowl practice has been cancelled for today, Wednesday, April 10th.
Please come to the 10th Annual Wildcat Wonders Talent Show this Friday, April 12 from 6-8pm, doors open at 5:30pm. Cost of admission: Adults- $3, K-12 students- $2, and senior citizens- $2. PTC is hosting the concession stand. There will also be raffle baskets available. Those tickets are $1 each of $5 for 6. All proceeds go directly to the children of St. Jude.
Our new school website is getting some major makeovers! We will be looking to finish up for our launch soon!
We are excited to start the rollout of our new website platform!
Welcome to the new website!