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BGS 5th-8th grade math students raise funds for St. Jude
04/09/2018
Benton Grade School's 5th-8th grade math students have raised over $7,600 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during their participation in 2018 Math-A-Thon.
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One Hope United Foster Grandparent Program school volunteers
04/09/2018
Benton Grade School is extremely fortunate to have five volunteer "Grandmas" to work with the K-4 students through the One Hope United Foster Grandparent Program.
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Chromebook Pilot Program for BGS 5-6th grades
03/05/2018
Benton #47 has employed a 5th and 6th grade Chromebook pilot project ...
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Kindergarten Screening in April
2018 Kindergarten Screening in April
02/26/2018
Kindergarten Screening dates are April 25-27, 2018. By appointment only.
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WRNN Makes Mr A Map Making Video
02/20/2018
Gene Alexander, retired school principal from Benton, Illinois, (more often known as Mr. A) puts his heart into making United States playground maps that can be seen all over central and southern Illinois.
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BGS Rangers to Final Four at State Semi Finals
02/10/2018
BGS Boys Basketball won game 1 in the Quarter Finals of SIJHSAA Class L Championship games held at Rend Lake College on Saturday, February 10th. Playing Belleville West, the Rangers overpowered the game for a final score of 37-24.
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100 years old?
02/02/2018
A popular benchmark of 100 days of school spawned a celebration with costumes. Students and teachers dressed to look like they were 100 years old. Always fun stuff and learning going on at BGS.
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Pre-K Screening Scheduled for March
01/18/2018
Free developmental screenings for ages birth through five are scheduled for Franklin County in February and March. Information for enrollment possibilities for free pre-school programs and 0-3 programs will be available.
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