6:30 PM Board of Education Meeting
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Policy Committee Meeting - Conference Room 1
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PTO Council
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Parent Teacher Advisory Committee Meeting
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Building Committee Meeting
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Policy Committee Meeting
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Registration Hubs Open 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Backpack Peoria at Dream Center Peoria
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Registration Hubs Open
Superintendent Dr. Sharon Desmoulin-Kherat presented the 2019 State of the Schools address to the Peoria Chamber of Commerce on May 1. The event, with over 250 guests attending, was sponsored by Commerce Bank. Reviewing successes of 2018-2019 and plans for 2019-2020, Kherat asked the audience to Reimagine school.
Peoria Public Schools awarded its Community Contribution Award to Bradley University Teacher Education faculty Dr. Dean Cantu, Teacher Education Chairperson; Dr. Joan Sattler, Dean and Professor of Education and Health Sciences, and Ms. Jane Cushing, Licensure Officer and Clinical Coordinator for their efforts in establishing a novice and student teacher program specifically designed to cultivate and recruit new teachers for Peoria Public Schools.
On Your Mark! Get Set! Get Ready for Kindergarten! Bring the whole family to Kindergarten Roundup, Saturday, April 27, 2019, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Peoria Zoo in Glen Oak Park
The Manual Academy Dual-credit manufacturing pathway will be availabe to all PPS high school students beginning in the 2019-2020 school year. The program is a coordinated in conjunction with Illinois Central College (ICC) and Caterpillar, Inc., a longtime supporter of the school's industrial technology program.
Peoria Public Schools is seeking volunteer mentors to participate in Making the Grade Conferencing events, February 19 - 21 and April 29 - May 1. Making the Grade Conferencing pairs community volunteers with 6th and 7th grade students to meet one-on-one to review their latest progress report. Making the Grade Conferencing is a great way for members of the community to reach out to our young people to inspire them to pursue academic excellence.