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Good Employee Recognition

The Board of Education and administration recognize employees for their outstanding efforts Congratulations to the District 7 employees that were honored at the February 25, 2019 Board of Education Meeting. Each employee was nominated by an administrator because of their outstanding effort, willingness, and dedication to students and the entire District 7 community. Employees are […]

Special Olympics Mini Middle School Youth Activation Summit

On Wednesday, February 20, 2019, over one hundred middle school students participated in the Special Olympics Mini Middle School Youth Activation Summit held at the Jon Davis Wrestling Center in Edwardsville, IL. Pairs of students with and without special needs led a conference and activities to promote inclusion, respect, and promote Special Olympics Unified Champion […]

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day

One hundred District 7 students attended Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville’s annual “Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day” on Saturday, February 16, 2019. The Society of Women Engineers organized the event to give young girls the opportunity to see what the field of engineering has to offer to their generation. The girls were introduced to […]

District 7 Congratulates Top Spellers!

On February 20, 2019 District 7 hosted the Eleventh Annual Spelling Bee competition in the Lincoln Middle School Auditorium. In December and January, students began competing in the preliminary competitions that were hosted at all of the third through eighth grade schools. From there, the winners and runner-ups from each classroom competed at the building level. Nineteen students […]

Edwardsville Elementary Science Night

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019 6:30 – 8:00 PM Liberty Middle School Activities in Biology, Chemistry, Physics,Earth, and Space Sciences Grades: District 7 3rd-5th graders and their parents. All students must be accompanied by a parent. Sponsored by: Edwardsville High School Science Club Special Guests: River Bend Astronomy Club RSVP: Patty Beeler at pbeeler@ecusd7.org or call 656-1182

Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

District 7’s K-12 Science Committee continues to meet regularly in order to gain a deeper understanding of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). The committee is researching and developing a new science curriculum that is aligned to the NGSS.  

Kindergarten Information Nights

Just a friendly reminder about the Kindergarten Information Nights for Parents – remember, you may attend the meeting that is most convenient for you regardless of location. For more information about registering your child for kindergarten, please follow the link to our website: http://ecusd7.org/2019-2020-kindergarten-registration-information/ . 2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration Information Who: Children who are age 5 on or […]

Black History Month

In addition to the annual art contest held at the elementary buildings, our schools and teachers are incorporating many activities throughout the month of February in celebration of Black History Month. Students have been involved in classroom-based activities as well as school-wide activities surrounding the study of famous African-Americans. Teachers have incorporated these studies into […]

llinois 5Essentials Survey

The Illinois 5Essentials Survey window for parents is closing. The survey will only be available until tomorrow, Friday, February 15, 2019. The survey takes approximately 10 minutes to complete. Here is a quick link to the survey: https://survey.5-essentials.org/Illinois/   November 15, 2018 Dear District 7 Parents, Beginning November 15, teachers, parents, and students across Illinois will […]

Lincoln School Alumni Foundation

Edwardsville School District 7 would like to recognize the Lincoln School Alumni Foundation for their generous donation to support the students in the Edwardsville District. Herman Shaw, along with other members of the Lincoln School Alumni Foundation, were present at the Board of Education meeting held on Monday, February 11th to present a generous $20,000 […]