Entries by ejacobs

1st Grade Science Curriculum Update

Hands-on learning is a big part of the new Science curriculum.  Check out some of our first graders as they learned how craters are formed by experimenting with marbles, flour and cocoa powder. Do you know what happens if you drop a marble from a farther distance?                  […]

Coins for a Cure: September 23-27

In support of Painting the Town Gold and Pediatric Cancer Awareness Month, the Edwardsville School District is GOING GOLD. Each school in District 7 will be collecting coins that will be donated for Pediatric Cancer Research. This initiative, led by Todd Schultz, Edwardsville High School Graduate and Founder of Painting the Town Gold, has a […]

Science Curriculum Update – 5th Grade

Check out this 5th grade classroom as they become hands-on with the new science curriculum!  The class used Oobleck to explore the properties of solids and liquids. Oobleck is a non-Newtonian fluid that has properties of both. When you pour it or slowly dip your fingers in it, it acts like a liquid, but when […]

District 7 Performing Arts – September 2019

District 7 Performing Arts September 2019 Calendar     Time Event Organization Location Friday, September 6   7:00 pm Football Game EHS Band Sports Complex Saturday, September 7   All day Metro East Marching Band Contest EHS Band O’Fallon High School Friday, September 20   7:00 pm Football Game EHS Band Sports Complex Saturday, September […]

Immunization Reminder

A reminder from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH): The immunization requirements for the 2019-2020 school year are the same as last year and can be found here: http://www.dph.illinois.gov/sites/default/files/publications/Minimum%20Immunization%20Requirements.pdf http://ecusd7.org/wp-content/uploads/bsk-pdf-manager/2019/07/4-29-15_Physical-Immunization-Requirements.pdf