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Principal Appreciation Week

October is a month recognized for a number of reasons, causes, etc.  Here in District 7, we would like to celebrate our building principals during Principal Appreciation Week from October 20 – 26, 2019! We want to thank each and every one of our building principals and assistant principals for all the hard work they […]

District 7’s Emerson Excellence in Teaching Recipient Named

District 7’s Emerson Excellence in Teaching Recipient Named  The Excellence in Teaching Awards program, sponsored by Emerson Electric, annually recognizes educators in the St. Louis metropolitan area – from kindergarten teachers to college professors – who are examples of excellence in their field. The Edwardsville Community Unit School District recently named Ms. Lisa Allen as […]

Reminder to Sign Up for Parent-Teacher Conferences

DON’T FORGET: The District will again use Pick-A-Time to schedule PreK-12 parent-teacher conferences to be held from October 23-25. Like prior years, Pick-A-Time will allow parents to schedule all of their children’s parent-teacher conferences through the internet using the account from last year or by creating a new account.  Registration will end at 4:30 p.m. […]

Madison County Transition Fair

The Madison County Transition Planning Committee will host a transition fair on November 7, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Edwardsville Moose Lodge. This transition fair is for area students and families to obtain information regarding available post-secondary services for students with special needs.  It’s never too early to plan for your […]

Community Joins Forces to Share the Love of Reading with District 7 Students

https://www.edglentoday.com/articles/details/community-joins-forces-to-share-the-love-of-reading-with-district-7-students-37381.cfm A new volunteer committee of teachers, administrators and community members has formed within the Edwardsville School District with a goal of increasing District 7 children’s love of reading.  Each month, the committee will look for simple ways to show children how enjoyable reading can be and to model reading solely for enjoyment.

Teacher Institute Day Recap

During last Friday’s Teacher Institute Day,  ECUSD 7 administrators, teachers and support staff spent the morning in building-based discussions, while spending the afternoon reviewing how to identify and respond to student mental health needs.  ECUSD 7 is partnering with the CHADS Coalition for Mental Health to develop a trusted adults’ understanding of symptoms associated with depression […]

October 2019 – District 7 Performing Arts

District 7 Performing Arts October 2019 Calendar     Time Event Organization Location Tuesday, October 1   7:00 pm Fall Choir Concert EHS Choir EHS Auditorium Tuesday, October 8   7:00 pm Fall Orchestra Concert EHS Orchestra EHS Auditorium Thursday, October 10 4:00 pm Liberty vs. Lincoln Football Game 7th & 8th Grade Pep Bands […]