Shane Gordon
The playground is a huge hit with the kids. Thank you to the BGS Booster Club for helping make this possible.
about 11 hours ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd graders Properties of Matter lab
5 days ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd graders Properties of Matter Lab
5 days ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Shane Gordon
Update on the new playground!
5 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The new playground equipment is ready to go in!
6 days ago, Shane Gordon
Karen Putt
Congratulations to Wyatt Jackson! He was third place in last night's competition! Great job Wyatt and Baylee!
6 days ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Here are our Spelling Bee champions for BGS. Baylee Adam's and Wyatt Jackson will be representing our school tonight at the regional competition in Mt. Vernon.
8 days ago, Karen Putt
Nicole Henson
Bluford boys won 3rd place at the Wayne City 5th grade tournament. Congratulations boys! I also want to send well wishes out to Waylon, who was injured early in the 1st qt.
8 days ago, Nicole Henson
Ashley Snow
5th grade Solar Systems
8 days ago, Ashley Snow
Ashley Snow
Solar Systems- 5th grade
8 days ago, Ashley Snow
Ashley Snow
More 5th grade Solar Systems
8 days ago, Ashley Snow
Ashley Snow
5th grade Solar Systems
8 days ago, Ashley Snow
Julie Lusby
Grade School Spring Picture Day is Coming - Tuesday, April 2nd.
8 days ago, Julie Lusby
Keyla Stover-Lewis
Bluford Grade School Pee Wee basketball ended their season today undefeated with an 11-0 record! Way to go Trojans!
10 days ago, Keyla Stover-Lewis
Shane Gordon
Thanks to all who came to the Trojan Talent Show tonight!
11 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Thanks to all who came to the Trojan Talent Show tonight!
11 days ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
Just a Reminder: Early Dismissal at 2:15 on March 20th, No School on March 21st, 22nd, and 25th
11 days ago, Julie Lusby
Ben Kenniker
8th grade’s party celebrating passing the Illinois Constitution
11 days ago, Ben Kenniker
Julie Lusby
In the News .... Mrs. Helm
11 days ago, Julie Lusby
Karen Putt
Last of our Founding Fathers!
11 days ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Founding Fathers
11 days ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Founding Fathers
11 days ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Seventh Grade Founding Fathers
11 days ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Seventh Grade Founding Fathers
11 days ago, Karen Putt
Ashley Snow
A few of the 5th grade Solar Systems.
11 days ago, Ashley Snow
Nicole Henson
Congratulations to 4th grade teacher, Terri Helm, on being awarded a Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce grant. Mrs. Helm will use the funds to implement more STEM activities in her classroom.
12 days ago, Nicole Henson
Julie Lusby
In the News ...... Kindergarten USA Show
12 days ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
Seventh grade had some impressive founding fathers projects!
13 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Seventh grade had some impressive founding fathers projects!
13 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Seventh grade had some impressive founding fathers projects!
13 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Fourth graders are in the news with a neat little project!
13 days ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
The Class of 2019 at the Appellate Courthouse
13 days ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
President's Lincoln Court Case
13 days ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
From Handwritten Legal Books to Online .... How court cases were recorded now and then.
13 days ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
The Judges' Living Quarters .... Judges are able to stay at the Appellate Courthouse when they are hearing cases.
13 days ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
The Judges' Chambers
13 days ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
More from Inside the Courtroom
13 days ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
Inside the Appellate Courthouse Courtroom ... The judges' bench, columns, light fixtures (which were converted from gas to electric), and other architectural details are original to the courtroom.
13 days ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
Walking with Lincoln ... Mr. Kenniker, the 8th Grade Class, and I visited The Appellate Courthouse in Mt. Vernon where, in 1859, President Lincoln successfully argued a case for the Illinois Central Railroad.
13 days ago, Julie Lusby
Karen Putt
More Founding Fathers!
13 days ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Founding Fathers by the 7th grade!
13 days ago, Karen Putt
Teri Helm
The 4th Graders had a visit from Paul Revere as part of a lesson on the American Revolution!
13 days ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
Day 8 of online safety: To wrap this up, here are some tips to have a conversation with your student about internet safety.
14 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Fifth grade is rocking the solar system!
14 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Pre-K had fun bowling some frames this morning!
14 days ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd graders are studying properties of matter.
14 days ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Shane Gordon
Attendance matters. Take a look.
15 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 7 of online safety: Today's topic is, Instagram.
15 days ago, Shane Gordon
Teri Helm
The BUSD Library got 150 new books! Happy Reading, Everyone!
15 days ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
Solar systems to scale in junior high this week.
15 days ago, Shane Gordon
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade students worked in teams and used paper towels to make a model to represent the amount of Astronomical Units (A.U.) each planet is from the Sun.
15 days ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
Parents: We received our first quarterly rewards payment from Kroger. We received approval for the program on February 12. The earnings quarter ended on February 26. In that short two week period, we had 37 households sign up and received $22.70. We are looking forward to participating in the program! Thank you to everyone who has signed up. If you have not, find information at this link. https://www.blufordschools.org/article/89647?org=bluford-unit-school-district-318
15 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 6 of online safety: Today's topic is, Snapchat. This is one to watch out for.
16 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 5 of online safety: Today's topic is, Mincraft. Builders unite!
17 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 5 of online safety: Today's topic is, Mincraft. Builders unite!
17 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 4 of online safety: Today's topic is, YouTube. What channels does your child enjoy?
18 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 3 of online safety: Today's topic is Fortnite. I can see you dancing now!
19 days ago, Shane Gordon
Keyla Stover-Lewis
Students are learning to code their own games! It is a hope, that it sparks an interest in the demanding field of computer science.
19 days ago, Keyla Stover-Lewis
Amanda Strohschein
More pictures from the 3rd grade field trip
20 days ago, Amanda Strohschein
Amanda Strohschein
Third grade field trip to the CAP program at Busch Stadium
20 days ago, Amanda Strohschein
Shane Gordon
Day 2: Today's topic is screen time. How do you regulate your child?
20 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Third grade had a great field trip today. The Cardinals organization was very accommodating and had a great educational program!
20 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Eighth grade night for volleyball!
20 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Parents: Over the next week, I am going to release an infographic each day from National Online Safety aimed at various topics of internet safety.
21 days ago, Shane Gordon
Teri Helm
4th Graders are looking for spring!
21 days ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to the February students of the month. Pictured: Jerika Talley, Bridget Bertrand, Embry Raney, Gabe Morgan, Donovan Dobbs, and Emerie Marlow. Also selected but not available for a photo was, Ryan Knepler, Aidan Reed, and Ava Bravard.
22 days ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Boys’ Jefferson County All-Star game is just getting started.
24 days ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Jefferson County Girls’ All-Star game is game is underway.
24 days ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Maintenance Director, Jeff Dunaway, was nominated as a homegrown hero through the St. Louis District Dairy Council(the program with pre-school's adopt-a-cow). He was a runner up. They sent him a certificate of excellence.
25 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Third grade was hard at work today!
25 days ago, Shane Gordon
Teri Helm
4th Graders enjoy learning about rocks!
25 days ago, Teri Helm
Teri Helm
4th Graders enjoy studying rocks!
25 days ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
Career day for second grade!
25 days ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
Career Day
25 days ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Career Day
25 days ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Second graders dressed up for Job Day
25 days ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Karen Putt
Eighth Graders are learning about careers here at RLC!
25 days ago, Karen Putt
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade students used their new Chromebooks to complete an escape room challenge on the physical and chemical properties of matter.
26 days ago, Ashley Snow
Karen Putt
More Greek mythology
27 days ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Sixth graders are working on Greek mythology. We are teaming up with Mrs. Rodgers for some extra bit of fun!
27 days ago, Karen Putt
Nicole Henson
Volleyball action against Wayne City this evening.
about 1 month ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Parents: I encourage you to be in the know with your teen's online interactions. Here are some popular apps. which could possibly be misused.
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten is getting ready for their big performance on Friday!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
Ruritan Club's 50/50 Breakfast
about 1 month ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
In the News .... Grade School Boys Basketball
about 1 month ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten enjoyed some Valentine's day activities!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Teri Helm
4th Grade Valentine’s party; enjoyed playing board games!
about 1 month ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
Fourth grade is partying up for Valentine's Day! There were lots of great treats!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The science club's latest project! https://youtu.be/ET0JgJaGKB8
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Manda Sellers
More pics of reading stories
about 1 month ago, Manda Sellers
Manda Sellers
Thank you Mrs. Putt and to all of the 8th graders who read their stories to our class!! The kids loved it!
about 1 month ago, Manda Sellers
Karen Putt
Even more stories
about 1 month ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
More stories!
about 1 month ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
8th graders wrote stories with a Valentine theme to share with the younger students.
about 1 month ago, Karen Putt
Mrs. Sherwin
Kevin Settle came to present 2nd grade a book from the Mt. Vernon Rotary Club.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Shane Gordon
BGS athletes selected to play in an All-Star game.
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Manda Sellers
1st Grade painting like elephants...from our reading story "Can Elephants Paint?"
about 1 month ago, Manda Sellers
Amanda Strohschein
More owl dissection in 3rd grade
about 1 month ago, Amanda Strohschein
Amanda Strohschein
Dissecting owl pellets in 3rd grade
about 1 month ago, Amanda Strohschein
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to the BGS January students of the month!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
In the news ... Boys Basketball
about 1 month ago, Julie Lusby
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd grade parents: check out our vocabulary flashcards on Studystack.com! Search for msherwin to find our flashcards.
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Amanda Strohschein
3rd graders using Starburst to demonstrate how metamorphic, igneous, and sedimentary rocks are formed.
about 1 month ago, Amanda Strohschein
Julie Lusby
In the news ..... Boys Basketball
about 1 month ago, Julie Lusby
Karen Putt
Our group essay writing and proofreading has been a success!
about 1 month ago, Karen Putt
Shane Gordon
It's almost game time! Good luck to this crew!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
What an awesome pep assembly today! Good luck tomorrow, boys!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
BGS booster club is the best! Thank you for the books for the school library!
about 1 month ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Teri Helm
Coal miner, Ryan Marlow, talked to the 4th graders about mining, mine safety, and about our important resource, coal! Very interesting!
about 1 month ago, Teri Helm
Teri Helm
4th Graders enjoyed hot chocolate on a cold winter day.
about 1 month ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
Join us Saturday at Rend Lake College as the Trojans play in the state tournament at 3:45 against Meridian!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to Brennan Tate and Waylon Jones for being selected to play in the 5th grade All Star game at Wayne City. Nathaniel Marlow also was selected but was not able to be there.
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to the junior high boys basketball team as they advance to the state tournament!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Trojans are Regional Champs!! Great work boys and Coach Marlow!
about 1 month ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Jr High Boys’ Regional Championship game is underway at OBR.
about 1 month ago, Nicole Henson
Manda Sellers
1st Grade loves their high school readers!! Thank you Ms. Drenner for giving us the opportunity to have them!!
2 months ago, Manda Sellers
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd grade fun!
2 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Second grade had an exciting 100 day!
2 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Manda Sellers
Mrs. Seller's 1st Grade practices making groups of 10 and counting by 10s to 100 on the 100th day of school!! They enjoyed their "100" snacks after!
2 months ago, Manda Sellers
Shane Gordon
The kiddos at BGS are good to each other. Kiddos across several grade levels and everyone is included!
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Amanda Strohschein
Third grade made cootie catchers to practice their multiplication facts.
2 months ago, Amanda Strohschein
Karen Putt
The sixth graders have been enjoying some games that were created by the eighth graders. The games were designed to help practice sentence patterns.
2 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
The 8th graders are making videos to teach a literary device to fellow classmates. Maddy, Elicia, and Gracie teaching about suspense https://youtu.be/Sby1Ng0KiW4 Jayda, Emma, and Hunter teaching irony https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E6GCls3IsTo&index=11&list=PLCNc05WIbmrHoePG7GfvY7TCcgpYp1UpM&t=0s
2 months ago, Karen Putt
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten had quite a bit of fun with the 100th day of school!
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
As other schools in the area are closing for tomorrow, I wanted to put out a message that as of now, we are still in session tomorrow. I drove many of the district roads this afternoon and found them to be in good enough condition to travel. I will be out early in the morning as well to see if there is any icing over night.
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The K-2 cheerleaders cheered the team on to victory against Wayne City yesterday!
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Reminder: Bluford Schools dismiss at 11:30 tomorrow and there is no school on Monday.
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Seventh grade is practicing the addition and subtraction of integers with an integer game.
2 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
8th grade night for this great group of ball players and cheerleaders.
2 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
The fifth grade team finished fourth place in their tournament, which ended last night!
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Fourth grade must know how much we love coffee around here!
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Due to impending weather conditions, all PM events are cancelled for Friday, January 11.
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
We made the water cycle today!
2 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Karen Putt
Sixth Grade Character Trait Cards
3 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Sixth Grade Character Trait Cards
3 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Sixth Grade Character Trait Cards
3 months ago, Karen Putt
Nicole Henson
Celebrated Elicia tonight on her 8th grade night!
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Lady Trojan Varsity team had a tough loss to WC tonight in their last home game of the season. They will play a regional game at Iuka on Wednesday night.
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade made aluminum boats to learn about buoyancy.
3 months ago, Ashley Snow
Nicole Henson
Jr High Lady Trojan JV action against Wayne City. JV came away with 16-8 win.
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Karen Putt
This is a shortened version of The Trojan Times! Hope you enjoy the information! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Z77FfMJNV8&t=5s
3 months ago, Karen Putt
Nicole Henson
Jr High math classes worked together on an Escape Room activity that involved math, teamwork, and critical thinking. We had one group “escape”! Great work today everyone!!
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Fifth grade had a pretty good Christmas party today!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Happy Holidays!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Ashley Snow
One of fifth grades Christmas challenges. https://youtu.be/kEEIAfASm30
3 months ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
We had fun with classroom Christmas parties today!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd grade has been learning how to use Chromebooks this week.
3 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Big brother Garrett read to our class today.
3 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Mr. Gordon played a little dodge ball with 2nd grade today.
3 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Reading to kindergarten.
3 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd graders read Christmas books to Ms. C.'s class.
3 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Shane Gordon
Today was Gingerbread House day in kindergarten! Thanks to all of the parents who joined us!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
Spelling and language games to wrap up the day.
3 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade is trying GO Math! on Chromebooks today.
3 months ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
If you ordered a Christmas program DVD, they have arrived earlier than expected. They will be sent home with your student today.
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
December reading with senior english class.
3 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Shane Gordon
We had an excellent Christmas program this afternoon. A special thank you to Mrs. Cramer for organizing the event!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd graders' stockings are hung with care on our lockers!
4 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade making cinnamon apple ornaments.
4 months ago, Ashley Snow
Teri Helm
The Kindergarten and 4th Grade made a $1750 donation to Honor Flight of Southern Illinois which is enough to send THREE veterans on the Honor Flight to Washington, DC in May of 2019.
4 months ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
Door decorations have begun! Here is a sneak peak.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten had some collaborative learning time this morning!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Ashley Snow
Today 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades visited Cedarhurst to see “Smarty Pants and the Mousetrap Machine Show.”
4 months ago, Ashley Snow
Nicole Henson
Varsity boys get the win over Sandoval 58-41.
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Cheerleaders showing their Trojan spirit.
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
JV boys battled Sandoval for a 48-39 win in OT.
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Amanda Strohschein
Angela and Karen from Mt Vernon Rotary West presented 3rd graders dictionaries.
4 months ago, Amanda Strohschein
Nicole Henson
Trojans get the win over Cisne in tournament play at WC. They will play again Saturday at 5:00 pm.
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Karen Putt
Seventh grade made a chain to symbolize items that "weigh" them down, just like the spirit of Jacob Marley in "A Christmas Carol."
4 months ago, Karen Putt
Nicole Henson
Trojans first night playing in the Wayne City Jr High Holiday Tournament. Hard fought battle, but take a loss to Fairfield in the first round of play. The boys will play again Thursday night at 6:00 pm.
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Karen Putt
More Research
4 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
More Research
4 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Before reading A Christmas Carol, the seventh grade researched the Victorian Era.
4 months ago, Karen Putt
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade started working on our Christmas crafts today.
4 months ago, Ashley Snow
Amanda Strohschein
Third grade read Balloons Over Broadway and learned about the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade. We made our own parade balloons and had a parade around the school.
4 months ago, Amanda Strohschein
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade partnered with Webber’s AG students and 4H to make marshmallow catapults.
4 months ago, Ashley Snow
Ashley Snow
Webber High School AG students and 4H joined forces to help 5th grade students design marshmallow catapults.
4 months ago, Ashley Snow
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade enjoying their pumpkin pie in a bag.
4 months ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
It was an awesome Thanksgiving feast for kindergarten. Thank you to the teachers and parents who helped make this a great experience for our kids!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade making pumpkin pie in a bag.
4 months ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
I am so proud of our school, staff, and students.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Varsity boys defeat Summersville 48-25.
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
BGS cheerleaders cheering the boys on to a victory!
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Boys’ JV action against Summersville. We got the win 40-32. Great job!
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade used base ten blocks to show partial quotients.
4 months ago, Ashley Snow
Amanda Strohschein
Third grade made stone soup today and enjoyed it for a snack this afternoon.
4 months ago, Amanda Strohschein
Ashley Snow
Cale Sneed bought one of our 5th grade baskets at the Alumni Game Saturday night. He kind heartedly decided to share it with both 5th grade classes. Thank you, Cale!
4 months ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
What an awesome event today. Students showcased their talents as we recognized and thanked veterans. The program was even featured on the 6:00 news!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
6th grade is working on modeling percentages.
5 months ago, Nicole Henson
Mrs. Sherwin
K-2 attended The Sleeping Beauty today at Cedarhurst.
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Mystery Reader Bethany Taylor shared the book Ten Thank-You Letters. She also gave each child a stamped envelope to write a letter of their own. Thanks, Mrs. Taylor!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Nicole Henson
Girls basketball action tonight against the Field Panthers.
5 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
5th grade basketball action this morning at BUSD. The Trojans won by 5 in double OT over the Spring Garden Hawks.
5 months ago, Nicole Henson
Mrs. Sherwin
Tube Builders
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Candy Observations
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Keyla Stover-Lewis
Check out the “Faces of Freedom” wall which honors our veterans. If your child has a veteran family member or family friend, please send in a copied photo with a description so that we can add it to this fantastic collection. Thanks to Pepsi for the donated sign!
5 months ago, Keyla Stover-Lewis
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten and first grade had such a fun time at their Halloween parties today!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Here is the latest video walkthrough for the new high school! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4l00yz6i7AE
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Ms. Drenner
Seniors reading to elementary school.
5 months ago, Ms. Drenner
Karen Putt
Halloween Fun
5 months ago, Karen Putt
Mrs. Sherwin
Mystery Reader: Mr. Gordon
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Pumpkin science
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Nicole Henson
Kindergarten parade through the middle school wing. They had some great costumes!
5 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Check out this news story about the new Illinois Report Card. https://www.blufordschools.org/article/71369?org=bluford-unit-school-district-318
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
High school readers
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
High school readers this morning!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
My favorite football player came to visit today!!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Shane Gordon
Some of the elementary students had a PJ picnic as part of Red Ribbon Week last week!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Ms. Drenner
Ms Drenner’s class practicing math facts with their new Eggspert buzzer game.
5 months ago, Ms. Drenner
Karen Putt
More stories
5 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
More stories
5 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
And still more
5 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
More Stories
5 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Eighth graders wrote Halloween stories to teach young ones about theme!
5 months ago, Karen Putt
Ashley Snow
5th grade examines persimmon seeds.
5 months ago, Ashley Snow
Karen Putt
5 months ago, Karen Putt
Mrs. Sherwin
Love these kiddos!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
We had a blast at our Fall Party today thanks to some great parents who helped out and sent lots of goodies!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Shane Gordon
Trojans basketball time!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Karen Putt
We are getting ready for our Veterans Day Program!
5 months ago, Karen Putt
Shane Gordon
One of the new pieces of playground equipment has arrived. I'd say it was an instant hit!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Parents: Every other year, school districts are required to complete a school climate survey. Staff, students, and parents all have the opportunity to provide feedback on a wide array of topics. Please visit the link below to complete the parent survey. http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Ashley Snow
More 5th grade biome projects...
5 months ago, Ashley Snow
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade biome projects...
5 months ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
Here's a little positivity for your Monday morning!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
It's almost showtime!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Ashley Snow
1st, 5th, and Sophomores enjoyed pizza for earning the most pigskin points for the 1st half.
5 months ago, Ashley Snow
Mrs. Sherwin
Mystery reader day!
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Nicole Henson
Exploring rational numbers and looking for patterns.
5 months ago, Nicole Henson
Karen Putt
Trojan Times Issue 6 https://youtu.be/L0942bForHU
5 months ago, Karen Putt
Mrs. Sherwin
Second graders are working on thank you cards for our local fire department.
5 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Amanda Strohschein
3rd graders are working on animal classification
5 months ago, Amanda Strohschein
Ashley Snow
After only three days, our flowers are starting to grow in our Ecosystems!
6 months ago, Ashley Snow
Mrs. Sherwin
Flashlight Friday continues
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Flashlight Friday Highlights
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Flashlight Friday Highlights
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Ms. Drenner
Ms Drenner’s small group playing math puzzle go fish.
6 months ago, Ms. Drenner
Nicole Henson
6th grade task card activity reviewing ratios.
6 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
The Book Fair is up and running! There are many wonderful, age appropriate items for every kid. Be sure to check it out!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Karen Putt
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade making Ecosystems.
6 months ago, Ashley Snow
Teri Helm
Welcome to Mrs. Helm’s Books & More. 4th Graders got treated to a “book tasting”. They got to sample lots of great books.
6 months ago, Teri Helm
Teri Helm
This 4th Grade crew made an awesome paper tower! What great thinking!
6 months ago, Teri Helm
Karen Putt
Check out the fifth grade poetry presentations! Dezaray's https://youtu.be/rM1vK0pWHvA Kylee's https://youtu.be/JMw6C3N7bzs Shelbi's https://youtu.be/6itQUlxWa3Y River's https://youtu.be/d3fmhFKr9Kw
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Middle School Book Reports!
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
More skits
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Today was our Character Ed day. Our focus was on bullying. The 8th graders performed skits to show how to react to different situations.
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Mrs. Sherwin
It melts my heart when these kiddos have fun working together! ❤
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Teri Helm
4th Grade STEM Activity- making a paper tower.
6 months ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
Reminder: Bluford Schools will dismiss at 11:30 tomorrow, October 5. Have a great weekend!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Kindergartners are learning more everyday. Here they are progressing through some supplementary reading instruction with Reading Eggs!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The first Book Fair of the year is coming up!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Mrs. Sherwin
Mystery Reader Jenny Hicks
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
ABC order strategies: use a letter line.
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Mrs. Sherwin
Sometimes we just need some sunshine!
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Karen Putt
More poets and their guests!
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
Our poetry share was a success!
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Nicole Henson
7th grade working on posters to determine a constant of proportionality and reviewing the work of other groups.
6 months ago, Nicole Henson
Karen Putt
Sixth grade getting ready for their poetry share!
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Keyla Stover-Lewis
Mrs. Marlow and our reading group welcomed October with a new chapter book, “Bunnicula”. 🐰
6 months ago, Keyla Stover-Lewis
Ashley Snow
5th grade making food chain mobiles.
6 months ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten had such a wonderful time at the apple orchard. They were able to pick their own apples while learning about the different kinds of apples! Thank you to all the parents and grandparents who joined us as well!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Karen Putt
A masterpiece by a couple of 8th graders!
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Shane Gordon
Math here, math there, math everywhere!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Manda Sellers
1st grade learns about birds, insects, fish, reptiles, and amphibians.
6 months ago, Manda Sellers
Manda Sellers
1st grade learns about birds, insects, fish, reptiles, and amphibians.
6 months ago, Manda Sellers
Nicole Henson
6th graders exercising and playing Crack About during PE
6 months ago, Nicole Henson
Keyla Stover-Lewis
Charlie received more cuddles from some 5th grade students this morning.
6 months ago, Keyla Stover-Lewis
Karen Putt
My 7th graders trying out a new vocabulary website!
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Keyla Stover-Lewis
Ms. Stover-Lewis’s class received a grant from Pet Supply Plus. We welcomed Charlie Brown, a male guinea pig, to our classroom today.
6 months ago, Keyla Stover-Lewis
Ms. Drenner
Ms Drenner’s class talked about compliments and No Bullying.
6 months ago, Ms. Drenner
Mrs. Sherwin
Second Grade Crazy Sock Day!
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Ashley Snow
Fifth recorded the final measurements of their plants today.
6 months ago, Ashley Snow
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd grade learned about keeping our hands clean today!
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Karen Putt
8th graders working on career presentations!
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade working with fraction pieces.
6 months ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
Fifth grade PE is so much fun! Kickball brings out the competitor in all of them!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Karen Putt
Sixth grade students are making poetry quilts!
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Karen Putt
6 months ago, Karen Putt
Ms. Drenner
Ms Drenner’s class playing sight word Uno.
6 months ago, Ms. Drenner
Shane Gordon
What an awesome message as we head into what is sure to be a wonderful weekend!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Ms. Drenner
Ms. Drenner's class working with their STEM Kit of creating animals. We talked about where they live while creating.
6 months ago, Ms. Drenner
Ashley Snow
Look how much our seeds have grown!
6 months ago, Ashley Snow
Shane Gordon
It was a little warm at recess today so, we needed to seek some shade!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Manda Sellers
Mrs. Sellers' 1st Grade Mammal Presentations
6 months ago, Manda Sellers
Manda Sellers
Mammal Presentations
6 months ago, Manda Sellers
Manda Sellers
Mrs. Seller's 1st Grade finished their mammal unit with their mammal presentations!
6 months ago, Manda Sellers
Mrs. Sherwin
2nd graders taught about how to add 2 digit numbers.
6 months ago, Mrs. Sherwin
Tracie Steward
Teddy Sleepover
6 months ago, Tracie Steward
Tracie Steward
Stew Crew's Kg. Teddy Sleepover
6 months ago, Tracie Steward
Tracie Steward
Stew Crew's Teddy Bear Sleepover
6 months ago, Tracie Steward
Tracie Steward
Kg. Stew Crew's Teddy Bear Sleepover
6 months ago, Tracie Steward
Teri Helm
4th and 5th graders listen as a former BGS student, Elisabeth Hughes, tells about her travels to Iraq. The students were very interested and had lots of questions.
6 months ago, Teri Helm
Ms. Drenner
Ms Drenner’s class playing instruments to site word songs.
6 months ago, Ms. Drenner
Karen Putt
7th grade learned all about adjectives. Check out their work!
7 months ago, Karen Putt
Ms. Drenner
Ms. Drenner's class received 4 huges boxes from Kaplan, via Donors Choose. Thank you to all who donated for items in our room. We now can do more interactive math, science, and experiments.
7 months ago, Ms. Drenner
Ashley Snow
5th grade working on their seed projects.
7 months ago, Ashley Snow
Teri Helm
Bluford DC Kids visit the Pentagon Memorial last April.
7 months ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
These kiddos make the most of indoor recess. #rainraingoaway
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Ashley Snow
Fifth grade students using a hand lens to examine various types of leaves.
7 months ago, Ashley Snow
Teri Helm
Buy a soda for $1 and help the kindergarten and 4th Grade send a Veteran to Washington, DC. Sale starts September 11 and ends November 11.
7 months ago, Teri Helm
Shane Gordon
Check out this week's student broadcast! Way to go, Eighth grade! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGLthYfSq3I
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Ms. Drenner
Ms Drenner’s classroom pets
7 months ago, Ms. Drenner
Shane Gordon
First grade practiced writing sentences describing how they get to school!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Amanda Strohschein
Third graders using a movement/brain break to practice spelling words
7 months ago, Amanda Strohschein
Shane Gordon
Check out the newest project from the art department!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Teri Helm
4th Graders work in cooperative groups to learn reading vocabulary words!
7 months ago, Teri Helm
Ashley Snow
5th grade practiced the Scientific Method using Skittles.
7 months ago, Ashley Snow
Ashley Snow
5th grade students participated in Fortnite debates after reading about Fortnite in Storyworks magazine.
7 months ago, Ashley Snow
Rhonda Seibert
Ms. Seibert's first grade math centers!
7 months ago, Rhonda Seibert
Karen Putt
Eighth grade made videos they uploaded to youtube. These videos were to enhance their knowledge of figurative language! If you check out the captions, you will find the youtube url!
7 months ago, Karen Putt
Rhonda Seibert
Ms. Seibert's 1st grade math centers!
7 months ago, Rhonda Seibert
Ashley Snow
5th grades “Orange You Glad You Did This” geography lesson.
7 months ago, Ashley Snow
Ashley Snow
5th grade making Jello Cells.
7 months ago, Ashley Snow
Stacey Chobanian
Kindergarten received a visit from the Hulk a.k.a. Mr. Gordon on Superhero Day!
7 months ago, Stacey Chobanian
Karen Putt
Sixth grade have been researching various poets! Check out their Instagram reports!
7 months ago, Karen Putt
Marci Sherwin
We are so creative!
7 months ago, Marci Sherwin
Tracey Steward
Super hero
7 months ago, Tracey Steward
Nicole Henson
BUSD teachers at “Tech Tuesday” with Mr. Gordon learning the ins and outs of the brand new website.
7 months ago, Nicole Henson
Tracey Steward
Super Kinders!
7 months ago, Tracey Steward
Tracey Steward
Super hero Day!
7 months ago, Tracey Steward
Manda Sellers
Mrs. Sellers' class learns about living and nonliving things.
7 months ago, Manda Sellers
Amanda Strohschein
Third graders making slime
7 months ago, Amanda Strohschein
Tracey Steward
Super Kinders!
7 months ago, Tracey Steward
Marci Sherwin
Partners worked on Greater Than Less Than in math today.
7 months ago, Marci Sherwin
Shane Gordon
It's always a good day when lunch includes an ice cream bar!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Fourth grade conducted partner interviews!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Thank you Mr. Potato Head for being the test subject for first grade!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The GS baseball (4:00) and softball (4:30) teams take on Iuka today! The boys are at home. The girls are at Iuka.
7 months ago, Shane Gordon