• Retired Teachers Scholarship
  • Kaskaskia College

    Queen bees class
    The Kaskaskia College Department of Industrial and Continuing Education will present a queen bees class at the Vandalia Campus on Saturday, Oct. 17, from 8 a.m.-noon. The registration number for the class is COED-8039-VA01W.
    Third in the series is queen bee rearing, which will teach students how to properly raise and care for queen bees in their hives. Healthy queens are necessary to grow the population and maintain a productive and functioning hive. This course will teach keepers how to properly rear a prolific, quality queen.

  • Brownstown Alumni Reunion
  • KC's special registration day Saturday

    Kaskaskia College will be hosting a special fall 2015 Registration Day at the main campus and all education centers on Saturday, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
    Departments providing services for the day will include advisement, admissions and registration, placement testing, financial aid, library and bookstore. Advising will be available on a walk-in basis that day. The cashier’s office will be open to accept payments or set up payment plans.

  • Where are they now?

    City where you currently reside: Chesterfield, Mo.

  • School Registration

    ST. ELMO
    • Registration days for St. Elmo Jr.-Sr. High School and Elementary School are Aug. 6-7, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    • Seventh-grade orientation for all seventh-grade students and parents in the Jr/Sr High cafeteria-Aug. 17, 6 p.m.
    All students, including those new to the district and district students who attend classes in Vandalia, should register Aug. 6 or 7. Junior-senior high students enrolled in physical education classes are required to wear P.E. Uniforms. Uniforms can be purchased at registration for $12.

  • Vandalia School District Registration

    Registration for Vandalia CUSD #203 will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 4, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Wednesday, Aug. 5, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m.


    On Tuesday, Aug. 4, the district will register families with last names A-M. For families with multiple last names, the district will go by the last name of the oldest child and register the entire family.

  • School Briefs

    St. Peter’s Lutheran
    plans events

    St. Peter’s Lutheran School and Little Saints Preschool in St. Peter will hold an open house from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, April 16.
    Classrooms will be open, and staff personnel will be available to address any questions related to the educational program, extracurricular offerings, and the mission and purpose as a Lutheran school.
    On Sunday, April 19, the school will sponsor a Scholastic Book Fair, chicken luncheon and bake sale, all starting at 11 a.m.

  • Honor Rolls

    First Quarter
    High Honors
    Freshmen – Luke Bergmann, Michaela Engel, Adrianne Hebert and Kaelyn Nannini.
    Sophomores – Rachel Bray, Serena Germany, Brayden Gunter, Abby Hahn, Carson Hulsey, Ella Jahraus and Hanna Rubin.
    Juniors – Kinsyl Bell, Spencer Husley, Kelsie Loos, Hannah Lybarger, Gavin Ratermann, Chase Riley, Grant Sedlacek and Macy Sullens.

  • PBIS at BES

    The Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PBIS) team at Brownstown Elementary held  its good behavior reward for March on Friday.

    The PBIS team at BES consists of teachers Lisha Ledbetter, Keri Buscher and Talitha Wiedman, and Principal Angela Reeter. The activity for March was a game of "Hungry Hippos" for eligible students in grades K-6. Here, kindergarten student Madi Miller is pushing first-grader Abram Austin while participating in a PBIS reward game.