Congratulations to our Baseball and Softball teams on their wins last night. Both teams will play Du Quoin in the regional championship game. Baseball will play @ West Frankfort tomorrow (9/23) at 4pm. Softball will play @ McLeansboro on Saturday (9/23) at 10am. Good luck to both teams!!
3 days ago, Jamison Davis
BGS Parents, This is a reminder that tomorrow, September 16th, we will have an 11:00am early dismissal
10 days ago, Jamison Davis
BGS Parents, The Benton High School Principal has asked us to share this information. Benton Consolidated High School Notice For Home Football Games Beginning this Friday (9/16/22) and all other football Home dates (9/24, 10/14, and 10/21), any child that is not enrolled in high school must have a ticket for the game purchased for that child by a parent or guardian. Those children are to be supervised by their parents or guardian while at Tabor Field.
11 days ago, Jamison Davis
September Early Dismissal Reminder 11:00 am Dismissal Wednesday, September 7th 11:00 am Dismissal Friday, September 16th
19 days ago, Benton Grade School
BGS Parents, We have been notified by the City of Benton that repaving of Mcleansboro Street from Wastena to the railroad tracks will begin on the morning of Tuesday, September 6. This will obviously impact traffic and we want you to be aware so you can plan accordingly. Have a wonderful Labor Day weekend! Thank you.
24 days ago, Steve Smith
Band Parents, Tryouts for 5th/6th grade band has been canceled for tonight. Mr. Lay will make contact to reschedule. Thank you.
about 1 month ago, Steve Smith
Purple/Orange Bus Parents, Bus #1101 (Orange/Purple Bus) had a slight delay on this afternoon's route. Bus #1101 was making a turn and clipped the corner of a parked tree trimming vehicle. The police were called, and a report was made. We wanted you to be informed and let you know riders will have a slight delay being delivered home. Thank you.
about 1 month ago, Steve Smith
Welcome Back To School Tomorrow, Wednesday, August 10th is the first day of school for students. School will dismiss at 2:00 through August 26th. We are looking forward to a great school year! See you in the Morning!!
about 2 months ago, Benton Grade School
Softball tryouts will be held in the 5/8 gym from 8-10am this morning
2 months ago, Jamison Davis
Baseball & Softball is canceled for today. Softball tryouts will be held inside in the 5/8 gym tomorrow (8-10am) if the field is wet.
2 months ago, Jamison Davis
Middle School Softball will have an open field tomorrow (7/26) and tryouts Wednesday (7/27) & Thursday (7/28) from 8-10am. You must have an updated physical on file.
2 months ago, Jamison Davis
Jr. High Baseball will have open fields Tuesday (7/19) and Wednesday (7/20) this week. Tryouts will take place on Thurday (7/21) and Friday (7/22). You must have a physical on file in order to participate.
2 months ago, Jamison Davis
Updated supply lists (K-2) (3/4)
4 months ago, Jamison Davis
Updated Supply Lists (K-2)
Updated Supply Lists (3/4)
Incoming Kindergarten Parents... PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL!! (Including junk folder) The link for online registration has been sent out twice. This must be completed for your child to be enrolled for fall 2022. If you have any questions or issues, please call the office at 618-438-7181 or email Valerie at vkinsman@benton47.org. Thank you!
4 months ago, Jamison Davis
Mr. Cantrell’s science classes recently completed their catapult projects and competition. The catapults were designed to launch a ping pong ball as far as possible. Pictures of some competitors and winners are attached. Thanks to Mr. Cantrell and the 5th grade teachers for a fun activity!
4 months ago, Doug Jones
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Reminder: Registration packets must be turned for all BGS students in order to be registered for the 2022-2023 school year. If you did no receive a registration packet or need an extra, they are available in the K-4 and 5-8 offices. Offices will remain open one week after the school year ends from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM each day.
4 months ago, Doug Jones
5-8 Announcements for 5-24-22:
4 months ago, Doug Jones
5-24
Reminder: Sports physicals will be offered at BGS tomorrow (5/24) morning for current 6th and 7th grade students. Students wanting a physical should bring the completed forms that were sent home from school last week.
4 months ago, Doug Jones
5-8 Announcements for 5-23-22:
4 months ago, Doug Jones
5-23
See the attached flyers for information about summer meals and the June menu.
4 months ago, Doug Jones
meals
June