Tonight's volleyball open gym has been cancelled.
7th and 8th grade Volleyball information. If you have any questions please contact the coaches or Mr. Jenkins, email@example.com.
More moments from Veterans Day 2022! Our students learned so much from classroom visits and the assembly. Thank you to our Veterans that participated! If you are a Veteran that would like to participate next year, please let us know; we would LOVE to host you!
More Veterans Day moments with our school community!
Veterans Day 2022 - Dwight Public Schools THANK and HONOR those that have served to protect our freedoms! More to share soon from classroom visits and the assembly at the high school. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE!
Job Vacancies - Come join our Redbird Family! Please click on the links below to view information regarding vacancies for the following positions: -K through 8 PE (January 2023 start date) -5th Grade Teacher (Fall 2023-2024 Opening) -General Education/Special Education Paraprofessional (TBD) https://www.dwightk12.org/o/grade-school/browse/199221
🎃HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Spooky Reading Night was a great way to kick off Halloween this year. Thank you to all of our students that participated (OVER 100!!!) and to all of the teachers that helped with the activities today. We want to especially thank our Reading Ladies- Mrs. Aldrich, Mrs. Flott & Mrs. Svornik-for a SPOOKTACULAR time! Have a safe Halloween! 👻
CONGRATULATIONS to Mr. Gettinger and Miss Allie for being our October Redbirds of the Month! Mr. Gettinger’s students are lucky to have him in the classroom, and our older students benefit from the many extracurricular activities for which he coaches. Miss Allie assists all office staff and students each day; she is also a super substitute anywhere needed. Mr. G and Miss Allie VOLUNTEERED to coach our new Cross Country team this year! They have had a great season and are taking two cross country members to STATE this Saturday! Thank you, Mr. G and Miss Allie! 🎉
Congratulations to our Cross Country runners on their inaugural season! They capped the season off at Sectionals last Saturday with two of our runners qualifying for state, Mikayla Chambers Sectional champion and Logan Bovelle State qualifier. Both Mikayla and Logan will compete at Maxwell Park in Normal on Saturday at the IESA State Cross Country Meet, Good Luck to both runners!
Dwight Grade School basketball will be hosting a "Rules of the Game" information night on Tuesday, September 20th at 7:00pm. We have a licensed official in the gym to explain rules and situations for the game of basketball. This is an excellent opportunity to learn the: what, why, and when officials make the calls they do.
Please help us CONGRATULATE, Mrs. Jana Kinkin, our first REDBIRD TEACHER of the MONTH. She received this award for September as a token of appreciation for her hard work and dedication in her PreK classroom as well as her role as PTO President. Thank you, Miss Jana, for everything you do to support our Redbird school community!
Redbird family, help us solve a mystery! Someone accidently went home with the wrong bicycle yesterday. We have two youngsters who have the exact same bicycle and one them grabbed the wrong one yesterday at the end of the day. If you noticed that the wrong bicycle came home yesterday, please call the office and let us know and if you could bring it back tomorrow, it would be greatly appreciated.
Girls basketball practice schedules for the 5/6th grade team and the 7/8 grade teams have been messaged out via 8to18 and paper copies will go home with athletes that have signed up today. Please make sure your athlete is registered on 8to18 and has an up to date physical in the office. If we do not have those 2 items, athletes will not be able to practice. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Jenkins, firstname.lastname@example.org
Achieve Learning Center Please click on the link below for information regarding the Achieve Learning Center in Pontiac. https://5il.co/1hmi5
Mrs. Svornik is excited to report that 775 books were read over the summer! That’s tremendous!!! 1,114 Redbird Bucks are being given out to students that turned in a Summer Reading log. Pictured is the WINNER of the $25 gift card! Great job, Redbird Readers!!!
We honored our 8th Grade softball players last Thursday. Our Redbirds had hot bats and gloves coming away with a 7-5 win vs. Herscher. Congrats to our 8th graders and the entire team! Best of luck as you head into Regionals! 💪🏻❤️
Great OPPORTUNITY for our current 5th & 6th Grade Lady Redbirds and Future Lady Trojan Ballers!
Welcome back to all of our amazing school families! Our first official PTO meeting will be held next Tuesday, September 6th in the Grade School Library at 6:00. We look forward to seeing you in person, but will also Zoom our meeting for the convenience of our families! Please see the attached agenda, as well as the Zoom link invitation! ZOOM: Topic: PTO September Meeting Time: Sep 6, 2022 06:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us05web.zoom.us/j/89657780937?pwd=d1pXNVc4Q3ZSakppa0RGcXBVaTFYdz09 Meeting ID: 896 5778 0937 Passcode: 44T9PW
Check out these Redbirds - Future Redbird Ballers and Trojan Ballers - putting in the WORK! Coach Sulzberger and his Lady Trojans are hard at work getting these girls ready for the court! 💪🏻🏀
Tonight's B baseball game has been canceled. All Jr. High athletic practices have been canceled for tonight as well.