September 16, 2014

2013 – 2014 Grade School Yearbooks

The 2013-2014 yearbooks will be delivered to elementary (1-5) students on Thursday, September 4th. Freshmen can pick up their yearbooks in Mrs. Haff’s room during study hall or after school from 3:00 to 3:30.

Junior high students are invited to a yearbook signing breakfast from 7:45 to 8:05 on Thursday, September 4th. Students can pick up their yearbook and have a milk and donut breakfast. Junior high students who do not attend the breakfast can pick up their yearbooks during study hall.

We have approximately 13 extra yearbooks for sale. The price is $15.00 and will be sold on a first come basis.

Mass Communication Test

On Thursday, August 28th, we will be running a test of our mass communication system at 10:00 a.m.

If you haven’t received a message by noon, please call the grade school at 309-935-6623 or the high school at 309-935-6781.

This will allow us to check new numbers and confirm previous contacts.  If you received a text message, email, or voice message, everything is working correctly.  If you do not receive a message the way you have indicated, please notify us.

If your carrier (i.e. U.S. Cellular, Verizon, etc.) has changed, please contact us as well.  A change in carriers will prevent you from receiving a message

Sports Schedule Changes – JH Volleyball / F-S Football

Some games have been added to the JH Volleyball and F/S Football schedule.

  • Jr High Volleyball at HOME September 11,2014 at 4pm
  • F/S Football Game is at West Central on 9/15/14

Please update your schedules.  Thanks!

Budget on Display and Online

The budget is on public display at the District Office through September 17, 2014.

There will be a Budget Hearing on the Fiscal Year 2015 Budget on September 17, 2014 at 4:15 PM at the Annawan CUSD 226 Office at 501 West South Street, Annawan, IL 61234.

The budget is also available online under the district menu above. Choose district, and then choose the budget link to access the budget page.

HS Volleyball Home Games Added

There have been two additions to the High School Volleyball Schedule. See the additions below.

9-3-14 @ Home against LaMoille 6 and 7:15pm

9-4-14 game change of Date against Sherrard @ Sherrard 6 and 7:15pm

Annawan Staff Service Awards



Annawan Unit 226 presented service awards at their opening day institute on August 11th.  Service awards recipients were from left:  Lana Wolf – 15 years; Scott Reakes – 15 years; Kathy Rosebeck – 10 years; Sue VonHolten – 20 years;  Sandy Crosby – 20 years; Wendi Johns – 20 years; Ann Heller – 20 years; Amanda Attig – 5 years; Lisa Spivey – 20 years; Justin Landwehr – 5 years and Val VanHyfte – 5 years.  Missing from photo was Sue Nelson – 10 years.

August Board of Education Meeting

The August Board of Education Meeting has been changed to Monday, August 18, 2014 at 4:30 PM in the District Office at 501 West South Street, Annawan, IL.

It needed to be changed from August 20, 2014 to legally allow the Fiscal Year 2015 Budget to be on display for 30 days.

There will be a Budget Hearing on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 4:15 PM in the District Office with the regularly scheduled September 17, 2014 Board of Education Meeting to start at 4:30 on September 17, 2014.

Special Board Meeting

A special board meeting will be held this coming Monday, August 11 at 4:30pm. For a full agenda, visit out agenda page by using the district menu above.

August / September NEWSLETTER Available

The August / September Newsletter is now available to view or download.

Use the link above on our district web-site menu, or click on the link provided below.



District Calendar (2014-15) School Year

The District 2014-15 Calendar is now available for viewing.  Click on the Calendar Button in the above menu, or use the link below to view.