Posts Tagged ‘Goreville Schools’

Johnson County Commissioners’ ROE consolidation discussion left undecided

The Johnson County Commissioners met for a regularly scheduled meeting Monday evening in which a discussion for a resolution on a Regional Office of Education consolidation mandated by the state was left unresolved. In the same...


Goreville volunteers make construction possible

For the past few years administrators at Goreville Schools have been aware of structural degradation to the back walls of the Justin Shadowens Memorial Field and knew repairs were imminent, they just were not aware of where the...


Goreville Schools maintain programs despite cuts

As Southern Illinois public schools face another rounds of cuts in state aid, losing as much as 11 percent for the 2012-13 school year, Goreville Schools continues to fight to maintain programs already cut at many other rural s...


Back to school

Goreville Kindergarten teacher Dana Harris demonstrates how to use the SMART board to new student Cole Tripp in an orientation/open house for both students and parents Monday evening at the school.  Goreville children returned...



Blessings in a Backpack enters third year

As the economy continues to stall, organizers for the program Blessings in a Backpack said they expect the demand for their services to continue to increase. The national Backpack program came to Goreville in 2010 with a missio...


Goreville schools approves boiler/HVAC replacement

Goreville Community Unit School District #1 announced its progress in replacing out-dated heating and cooling units made possible through a recently received grant. In a statement issued Tuesday, the school said that the curren...


Blackcat logo with "Back to School" text over it.

Proof of residency required for school registration

The Goreville Community Unit #1 School District administration is preparing for the start of school, which is set for Aug. 14, and mailed its information and registration packets to its community this past week. Two on-site reg...


Goreville schools hosts SMART technology showcase

Goreville Community Unit School District #1 recently hosted a SMART Experience event showcasing the schools use of SMART technology in its classrooms. Seven different school districts and community leaders were treated to demon...



Winter Band Concert

Members of the Goreville Jr. High and Fifth grade band perform “Pirates of the Caribbean” in Monday night’s Winter Band Concert for an audience of family and friends at the high school gym. The high school band opened t...