Congratulations to the SGS Excellence In Education award recipients. This year’s recipients: Mrs. McGhee, Mrs. Virgo, Mrs. Berg and Mrs. Monahan were honored by the Regional Office of Education at a May 5th open house.
2 months ago, Eric Misener
SGS excellence in education
SGS excellence in education recipients
SGS ROE excellence in education
Yesterday, Mrs. Marenda’s classes had a great time doing an interdisciplinary STEM activity. In science, they researched, designed and built catapults using recyclable materials. They then used them to launch marshmallows at a castle as part of their Middle Ages unit in World History.
2 months ago, Shane Severson
Catapults 4
Catapults 3
Catapults 2
Catapults 1
Morning Flights …. Mr. Holman’s 1st hour 7th graders were flying paper airplanes this morning to see whose could cover the greatest distance. The students created the planes by graphing lines in slope intercept form.
2 months ago, Shane Severson
Airplanes 2
Airplanes 1
2022 Spring Chorus Concert
2 months ago, Eric Misener
Spring Chorus Concert 2022
Spring Chorus Concert
The pickle ball unit wrapped up at the end of last week in Mr. Enervold’s PE class. Definitely one of the favorite units for our 7th and 8th graders this year.
2 months ago, Shane Severson
Pickle Ball 3
Pickle Ball 2
Pickle Ball 1
The chicks have started hatching in Ms. Yunker’s class! They are part of her annual unit on embryology. Definitely a favorite unit for all the 6th graders. Special thank you to Trenton Powell for bringing in fertilized eggs and providing a good home to all of the hatched chicks.
2 months ago, Shane Severson
Students excited to see the new chicks
Students viewing the incubator
Trent and chicks
Check out the 2021-2022 Kindergarten Mother Goose program that was taped this morning! Mrs. Hovious, Mrs. Sprinkel and Mrs. McDonald's students are excited to share these classic nursery rhymes and songs with everyone. Click the link and enjoy!
2 months ago, Lynn McGhee
Mr. Bilyeu took advantage of the warm temps today to take his classes outside to learn about the metric system.
2 months ago, Shane Severson
Bilyeu’s class
The South Campus celebrated Earth Day today by working together to create planters out of recyclable materials, making commercials and developing advertisement posters. Everyone did a great job! Happy Earth Day!
2 months ago, Shane Severson
Students creating an advertisement
Students completing commercials for their planters
Students working on creating planters
Students creating a poster
On Wednesday, April 13th, 33 students in 5th-8th grade participated in our first in-person Solo and Ensemble Contest since 2019! All of the students prepared solos, duets, and trios during lesson times and before and after school. Their performance was judged by local music teachers who left that night very impressed with their ability and preparation. Congratulations to all who participated!
3 months ago, Mr. Richards
2022 Solo/Ensemble
We will once again be offering sports physicals at SGS. They are open to all current 6th and 7th graders interested in joining sports next year. If you would like to sign your student up, please contact Mrs. Jones at or call 815-357-8744 Ext. 3101
3 months ago, SGS Athletics
Seneca Grade School Spring Concert
4 months ago, Eric Misener
2nd grade spring concert
1st spring concert
kg spring concert
Our 8th Grade Class is studying sound waves!!
4 months ago, Raider Randy
Congratulations to our Students of the Month. Ayden Robinson - January 2022 and Alexis Pedrosa - February 2022
4 months ago, Randy Raider
student of the month
On Monday, March 14, Ayden M. (6th) Kassi R. (7th) and Shan B. (8th) represented SGS at this year’s Conference Spelling Bee. Congratulations to Ayden who placed 2nd for sixth grade and Shan who placed 1st for eighth grade. Shan also took 2nd place overall out of 30 spellers.
4 months ago, Christine Armstrong
Ayden M. - tied for 2nd place 6th grader
Shan B. - 1st place 8th grader and 2nd place overall
Shan B., Ayden M., and Kassi R.
Congratulations to our state wrestlers on a great weekend. Raiden Terry finished with a 5TH PLACE medal and Beau Thompson finished with a 2ND PLACE medal! Great job wrestlers!
4 months ago, SGS Athletics
Good luck to our state wrestlers today! Raiden Terry and Landon Venecia are in wrestlebacks and Beau Thompson has qualified for the semifinals! Go Raiders!!
4 months ago, SGS Athletics
The 7th Grade Lady Raiders volleyball team lost a hard fought match tonight at state. Congratulations on a great season girls!
4 months ago, SGS Athletics
COVID Statistics...
4 months ago, Raider Randy
If you cannot make the volleyball game tonight, it will be live streamed! You can watch it here - The game starts at 4:30.
4 months ago, SGS Athletics