9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Building Committee Meeting
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Policy Committee Meeting
The annual 5Essentials survey is a diagnostic assessment of a school's culture and climate. It is designed to identify organizational strengths and areas of opportunity on the five essential factors that drive school improvement. The survey solicits teacher, parent and student feedback on five essential factors: Effective Leaders, Collaborative Teachers, Involved Families, Supportive Environment and Ambitious Instruction.
Bradley University, in conjunction with Illinois Regional College Fairs, is holding their annual College Fair on Thursday, March 14, 2019. Representatives from college all over the country will be on hand to answer any of your admission questions. Mark the date in your calendar now. Click "read full story" for more details.
Peoria High counselor Myskeshia Mitchell was recently named one of the 40 Under 40 leaders by InterBusiness Issues magazine. This award is given to top leaders under the age of 40 in the Greater Peoria area. Ms. Mitchell was recognized for her contributions to Peoria Public Schools as well as her volunteer work in the community. Please click on "read full story" for a link to the magazine article.
Beginning Wednesday, September 5th, Peoria High School will dismiss students at 1:30 PM. This will occur every Wednesday through the school year to provide teachers with an opportunity to collaborate. Peoria High is proud to offer to a number of programs to our students every Wednesday from 1:30 to 2:30. Click "Read Full Story" for a complete list.
Illinois Central College’s TRiO Educational Talent Search (ETS) program and Peoria Public Schools are hosting the 3rd Annual Peoria High School College and Career Fair. The event is scheduled for Thursday, October 4, 2018, at Peoria High School, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The ETS College and Career Fair is designed to expose students to various educational institutions and professions in order to make critical connections and receive advice in making decisions for the future. Please click "read full story" for all the details.
Two foreign exchange students from Germany and Otto Lahdensivu, a foreign exchange student from Finland who attends Peoria High School, spoke to students about their experiences during Foreign Language Week in March. The students from Germany live with families in Crystal Lake and Huntley, Illinois. The event was sponsored by Youth for Understanding Intercultural Exchange programs.
Parents and Guardians: If you bring your child to school in the morning, please drop them off at the Atrium doors in the back parking lot. Please do not drop them off on North Street as that interferes with the buses.