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  • District 150 Schools Closed March 3, 2015

    Good morning. Due to the extremely icy conditions on area roads, Peoria Public Schools will be closed on Tuesday, March 3, 2015, for the safety of all students. The make-up day will be May 29, 2015. May 29th will now be a student attendance day. 12-month staff members including Principals, Assistant Principals, Special Education Coordinators, custodial and maintenance staff, year-round secretaries and administrative staff should report to work for their normal shift or use any available leave.

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    Have a rising kindergarten student for 2015/2016?

    Mark your calendar for April 25 and join us at the Hult Center for Healthy Living for our annual Kindergarten Transition Fair.

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  • Kindergarteners start strong with Reading Mastery/Corrective Reading

    “It is important to recognize that the goals of phonics instruction are to provide children with key knowledge and skills and to ensure that they know how to apply that knowledge in their reading and writing. In other words, phonics teaching is a means to an end” veteran educator Beth Trefzger, interventionist at Woodrow Wilson Primary School, explained to parents during a Parent University workshop this week. Trefzger is speaking directly about the systematic phonics instruction provided to students through the direct instruction model that begins in kindergarten.

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District Mailer

Look for our December 2014 mailer in  your mailbox!

Delivery expected by Friday, December 5th.

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Did you know...
Since 2010, the State has shorted Peoria Public Schools $18,670,346? With the cumulative unfunded amount, the District's budget deficit would not exist this year.
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