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Read Across America Event

Edwardsville School District 7 celebrated the birthday of a well-known children’s author, Dr. Seuss, during a “Read Across America” celebration last week at Woodland Elementary School. Check out the article about this annual event here: https://www.theintelligencer.com/news/article/D7-celebrates-Dr-Seuss-8217-birthday-with-Read-15110514.php#photo-19137705 

Information regarding COVID-19 from District 7

District 7 parents and community members,   This morning, Madison County Superintendents met with the Madison County Health Department to be briefed on recommendations regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus).  I would like to give the following assurances to District 7 families:   1.     As of today, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Madison County.  2.     Madison County […]

Reminders for March & April 2020

Reminders for the Month of March and April 2020 Friday, March 13    End of 3rd Quarter   Friday, March 20 3rd Quarter Report Cards will be issued Report cards for grades 3-12 are available ONLY in TigerView.  Please contact your child’s school if you are unable to access TigerView for this information.   Monday, […]

Liberty students help expand historical digital archive

Making real-world connections is essential in teaching.  Read this article from The Intelligencer about how some students at Liberty Middle School helping to expand a local historical digital archive while making real-world connections: https://www.theintelligencer.com/news/article/Liberty-students-help-expand-historical-digital-15105943.php

District 7 Health Precautions

Edwardsville Community Unit School District #7, in collaboration with our school nursing staff and custodial/maintenance department, is monitoring Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) news releases and guidelines regarding measures to prevent the spread of communicable diseases, such as Coronavirus (COVID-19). Our measures to prevent the spread of flu-like symptoms include additional cleaning and disinfecting […]

Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA) to host an IMSA Funshop

The Edwardsville School District is partnering with the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA) to host an IMSA Funshop. This event will be held for students in grades 3-6 at Liberty Middle School on Friday, April 17, 2020 from 6:00-8:30p.m. To register, please visit www.imsa.edu/funshops. To view the flyer, click here: http://ecusd7.org/wp-content/uploads/bsk-pdf-manager/2020/02/IMSA_FunShop_FullPage.pdf  

Black History Month Assembly

In the spirit of Black History Month, the Panhellenic Council (PHC) of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) visited Lincoln Middle School on Monday to perform step routines and share the meaning behind the art.  See the article here: https://www.theintelligencer.com/news/article/Stepping-on-display-at-Lincoln-Middle-15083177.php#item-85307-tbla-5

U.S. Census 2020

Every 10 years, the @uscensusbureau undertakes a mammoth task: counting all the people residing in the United States. This count affects the allocation of funding for our community’s public resources (e.g., roads, hospitals, schools), how we plan for the future, and our voice in government. Learn more about the importance of the #2020Census and how […]

Placement Testing for 2020-2021 School Year

District 7 Schedules Summer Placement Screening Dates District 7 will again offer summer placement screenings for specific categories of students on June 5 and 11, July 30 and 31 and August 5. Screenings will be conducted at Lincoln Middle School, located at 145 West Street in Edwardsville. Students need only to attend one date. The […]