Shane Gordon
Bluford students and 4H members presented at the BOE meeting last night on their Lending Library project which will be placed at BGS for all to use. Take a book, leave a book!
about 15 hours ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Webber High School cross country will begin voluntary conditioning on Monday, July 22 at 6:15 a.m. Please be sure to bring a towel and something to drink.
about 17 hours ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Junior high softball tryouts will be on Thursday, July 25, and Friday, July 26 at 5:00 p.m.
1 day ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Parents: Here are the supply lists for the upcoming school year! They are also available at Walmart and Staples. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/406321/School_Supply_Lists.pdf
1 day ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Did you know that BGS will have a new STEM lab this year. Think of it as a mini interactive children's museum which allows kids to design, create, and build. This was accomplished mostly through grant money. Join us at Bluford!
6 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
This message is for any fifth through eighth grade student interested in playing junior high baseball this fall. Coach Hicks will have "open field" next week (July 15 - July 19) Monday - Friday from 5:00 - 6:30. Tryouts will be on Monday, July 22, and Tuesday, July 23, from 5:00 - 6:30. Please be reminded that each student must have a physical and proof of medical insurance on file with the school. Physicals are valid for 395 days. Also, as a reminder the Orthopaedic Center is providing sports physicals for our students on Friday, August 2, from 8:30 - 12:00. If you need paperwork, please contact the school. A similar announcement will soon be made for junior high softball.
8 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Did you know that Bluford schools, with the help of the BGS Boosters, invested over $20k into our playground to make it safer and more fun for our kids. Healthy and happy kids = better learners. Join us at Bluford schools!
12 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
We need some coaches for the upcoming year. Please share so we can find the best people to work with our kids!
13 days ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Everyone is invited to come out for “Coffee and Conversation” at the Bluford Village Hall in two weeks.
19 days ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Did you know that Webber High School offers more dual credit opportunity than any other high school in the Rend Lake district? Students have access to at least 26 courses offered in house and through the college.
20 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
21 days ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Bluford Unit Schools welcomes Garrett Wingo as our new Dean of Students!
21 days ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Please consider taking time to come out and donate blood on July 3.
24 days ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Three of our students are featured in this article for receiving the Arrow of Light award. Congratulations Jimmy, Roman, and Walker!
25 days ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Parents: Here is a copy of the final approved 2019-2020 school calendar! The first day of school for students will be Friday, August 16!
27 days ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Some of our Webber High School girls are attending National Beta Club Convention in Oklahoma City this week. Congratulations to Kadi for placing 5th in Division 2 Jewelry Making at the national level!
27 days ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
The videos from graduation have arrived. Feel free to stop by next week or call the office (732-8242) to arrange pick up or delivery.
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Ellie was at the Illinois State FFA Convention in Springfield today to receive her plaque for winning the Specialty Crop SAE and to receive her State Degree. Congratulations Ellie!
about 1 month ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Webber FFA at the 91st Illinois FFA Convention in Springfield, IL.
about 1 month ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Thanks to your generosity, the school district received another $268.68 this quarter from Kroger Rewards. We now have 56 households signed up for the program. If you haven't signed up yet, visit this site to get going. https://www.kroger.com/account/enrollCommunityRewardsNow/
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Cole Berry
Congratulations to Noah Raudenbush being voted to the Midland Trail All Conference baseball team! Also, congratulations to Dakota Tate being named Honorable Mention! ⚾️
about 1 month ago, Cole Berry
Cole Berry
Congratulations to Emma Moser and Mia Simmons on being voted to the Midland Trail All Conference Team. 🥎
about 1 month ago, Cole Berry
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to Dakota Tate on being accepted to the National CEO Trade Show!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The Village of Bluford did a wonderful job with the Memorial Day program!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
Time to register your child online for the 2019-2020 school year. Just log into Teacherease and click on the "Online Registration" link. It's simple, quick, no trip to the school, and available 24/7. Online registration is available until Friday, May 31st.
about 1 month ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to the May students of the month! Those selected by the teachers were Izabel Andrew's, Rendley Robertson, Parker Withrow, Kylie Snow, Emma Withrow, Serenity Bryant, Kylee Halbin, Caleb Hardy, and Lily Taylor.
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
These arrived after school today. Check it out if you have any interest.
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Webber High School Athletic Awards
about 1 month ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to the Class of 2019!
about 1 month ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Bluford Grade School Class of 2019 award recipients.
2 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Thank you to the businesses who helped create a wonderful learning opportunity for our students! Junior Achievement taught students about money, business, and job skills.
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cindy Birkner
PSA from Health Class.....Don't Text and Drive https://youtu.be/AYgeUbJ3UFI
2 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
Chemistry is heating up at the end of the year, have to wait until tomorrow to see what happens.
2 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
Chemistry Class Created Methane Clathrates
2 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
Making Fiber Optics....Materials Science
2 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Nicole Henson
Congratulations to these Bluford Jr. High athletes for placing at the Class S state track meet at Herrin Saturday. Elicia- 7th shot put Jeffrey- 8th 400M dash Aidan- 5th 800M run Elijah- 1st 200M dash 800M Relay 4th- Aidan, Hunter, Jeffrey, Elijah The boys team finished 9th overall. Proud of all you
2 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
A few pictures from the Class S state track meet on Saturday.
2 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Best of luck to all of the kids competing at the junior high state track meet today!
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
I hope everyone enjoyed the second grade mother's day program!
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
If you are looking for something to do tomorrow, head on down to the state track meet at Herrin. Bluford Grade School has six students participating and would appreciate your support. Best of luck to Elicia Marlow, Jaxon Dalby, Jeffrey Hargrove, Elijah Marlow, Aidan Reed, and Hunter Schoenrock. It has been a great season and I appreciate your hard work and talent!
2 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten was so impressed with the junior high paper roller coasters they saw in the hallway that they went to work when they got back to their room making their own!
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
More Senior Awards
2 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Well deserving Webber students, from the Class of 2019, received numerous scholarships provided by some very generous donors . Thank you to those supporters of Webber High School and congratulations to those students on their achievements!
2 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Jr. High/grade school awards will be Monday, May 13 at 2:00 pm in the gymnasium.
2 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
The latest creation from junior high science! They engineered a structure for a marble drop.
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Today marks the beginning of staff appreciation week. If a staff member has gone above and beyond for your student this year, I would encourage you to reach out and let them know. Kind words are always nice to hear!
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cole Berry
Senior Day for Baseball and Softball. Great group of young men and women! 🥎⚾️
2 months ago, Cole Berry
Cole Berry
May 6th - May 11th Athletics Schedule Monday -HS Baseball Home vs Christ Our Rock 4:30 -HS Softball Home vs St. Elmo/Brownstown 4:30 -Pee Wee Track @ Mt Vernon 4:00 Tuesday -HS Softball @ Christ Our Rock 4:30 Wednesday -HS Track Sectional @ Fairfield 3:30 Thursday -Pee Wee Track @ Mt. Vernon 11:00 AM Friday -HS Baseball&Softball @ Wayne City 4:30 Saturday -HS Softball @ Galatia invite 11:00AM & 12:30PM -Junior High Track State Meet @ Herrin 9:00 Busy week for our Trojans and Lady Trojans. Good Luck to all! 🔷🔶
2 months ago, Cole Berry
Shane Gordon
2 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to Dakota Tate for being selected as best of show and the Jefferson County CEO tradeshow!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Reminder: Bluford Schools dismiss at 11:30 tomorrow.
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
There was an awesome turn out and presentation by all Jefferson County CEO students! Webber's, Dakota Tate, showcased his tire culvert business!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to the April students of the month! Pictured are, Craig Hester, Cruz Case, Aubree Buchanon, Emerie Withrow, Landon Cook, Kaden Richardson, Graham Bertrand, Dylan French, and Hunter Kluck.
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Here is a look at the science lab at the high school!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Second grade had a great field trip to the children's museum in Evansville today!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cindy Birkner
Chemistry building crystal models..
3 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
The mining continues, after core samples, we dig in deeper
3 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
Environmental Science class unit on mining...today core samples
3 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Nicole Henson
A few more mystery dinner photos.
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
More mystery dinner photos
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
Amazing performance of Big Top Destiny Mystery Dinner by the Webber Drama Club! It was an entertaining evening accompanied by a great meal. If you have never attended one of their performances, you should fit it into your schedule next school year. They have two performances each year. Thank you Mrs. Cramer, Ms. Baine, cast, and crew!
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Next Friday is the kindergarten roundup!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Fabulous job by the drama department! Creating their own characters, writing their own play, and performing to perfection! Oh, and since it was a dinner theater, the food was great.
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Fourth grade put on a living museum today based on a Civil War era book they have been reading!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The gym is nearing completion!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten was working together during center time today!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Back from spring break and ready to hit the playground for recess!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Parents: we have added two additional 11:30 dismissal days on Friday, May 3, and Friday, May 10! The staff will use this time for professional development.
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
BUSD would like to welcome Mrs. Henson into the principal position for next school year!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Such a cool event. Senior signing day with Rend Lake College! Best of luck to all of you as you move on to the next stage of your lives!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
2019 Prom King and Queen are Michael Parks and Brooke Cash
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Nicole Henson
2019 Webber Love Never Dies Prom is getting underway.
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
The second grade rock museum was awesome today!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
In the News .... HS Softball
3 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Area restaurants are donating part of their proceeds to the Jefferson County Child Abuse Committee to raise awareness. See the attached restaurants' flyers for more information.
3 months ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
Here are some more shots from yesterday's track meet.
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Elijah Marlow had an impressive performance at yesterday's track meet. He won the mile by 200 meters with a time of 5:30 and then turned around the next race to anchor the 4x200 with another win!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Bluford’s recipients of the Jefferson County Collegial Principal’s Network Student Recognition Banquet are Brooke Cash and Emma Thompson.
3 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Excellent job tonight from a very accomplished FFA chapter!
3 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Here is some information on upcoming Pre-K screenings.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
Needing Sub Bus Drivers .... Interested? Call the school for more information.
4 months ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to the March students of the month. Those selected K-8 were Samantha Barns, Caleb Loker, Alli Hicks, Owen Burke, Kadi Bain, Brianna Schoenrock, Gracen Sledge, Savannah Phillips, and Elicia Marlow!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Hannah DeJournett and Gavin Johnson represented Webber as members of the All-Tournament at the Jefferson County Scholar Bowl Meet.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The importance of reading to your children cannot be overstated.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Thank you to the Village of Bluford President, Mike Bullard, who joined second grade today to listen to some ideas the students have for the village.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The carnival is up and running!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Here is another example of what will be displayed at the science expo. Lichtenberg figures!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Make sure to check out the junior high science exposition along with the carnival tomorrow night. Here is one piece of work on home efficiency. Notice the solar panels and rain water collection system.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
In the News .... Ellie Marlow
4 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
In the News ..... High School Prom Court
4 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
In the News .... Mr. Gordon and Crystal Marlow
4 months ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
The playground is a huge hit with the kids. Thank you to the BGS Booster Club for helping make this possible.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Update on the new playground!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The new playground equipment is ready to go in!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
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.
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Thanks to all who came to the Trojan Talent Show tonight!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to board member, Mario Hodge, on being named a finalist for the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce small business person of the year! Mr. Hodge operates Parkway Shoes in Mt. Vernon.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
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.
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Cole Berry
Today’s Softball game @ Fairfield has been cancelled for today. The game will be rescheduled
4 months ago, Cole Berry
Shane Gordon
Seventh grade had some impressive founding fathers projects!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Fourth graders are in the news with a neat little project!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
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.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Fifth grade is rocking the solar system!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Pre-K had fun bowling some frames this morning!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cole Berry
Today’s softball game @ Christ our Rock has been cancelled. The game is rescheduled for April 24th
4 months ago, Cole Berry
Shane Gordon
Attendance matters. Take a look.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 7 of online safety: Today's topic is, Instagram.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Solar systems to scale in junior high this week.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
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
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 6 of online safety: Today's topic is, Snapchat. This is one to watch out for.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 5 of online safety: Today's topic is, Mincraft. Builders unite!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 5 of online safety: Today's topic is, Mincraft. Builders unite!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Day 4 of online safety: Today's topic is, YouTube. What channels does your child enjoy?
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Ellie received 1st place in Specialty Crop Production at District 5 proficiency interviews this evening. She will advance to state competition in Champaign on March 23. Congratulatuons!
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Day 3 of online safety: Today's topic is Fortnite. I can see you dancing now!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Hannah and Ellie are gearing up for their District 5 SAE interviews at MVTHS. Congratulations on making it here and good luck tonight!
4 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Day 2: Today's topic is screen time. How do you regulate your child?
4 months 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!
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Eighth grade night for volleyball!
4 months 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.
4 months ago, Shane Gordon
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.
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
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.
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Third grade was hard at work today!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Career day for second grade!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Check out these student works of art!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Construction progress! https://youtu.be/VI5DNdiMmAQ
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
It was a great day to end FFA week!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
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.
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
Graduation Dates: 8th Grade ~ Thursday, May 16th at 7:00 pm High School ~ Friday, May 17th at 7:00 pm
5 months ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten is getting ready for their big performance on Friday!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Have you ever wondered how a gym floor is installed? https://youtu.be/YI7mGRQaekA
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
Ruritan Club's 50/50 Breakfast
5 months ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten enjoyed some Valentine's day activities!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Fourth grade is partying up for Valentine's Day! There were lots of great treats!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The science club's latest project! https://youtu.be/ET0JgJaGKB8
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Jefferson County All-Star game is set for Saturday, March 2nd at Mt. Vernon Township High School. Bluford Grade School is privileged to have three students playing in those games. Way to go, Elicia, Aidan, and Elijah!
5 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Explore the new Webber High School at, https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=WgjkA3M4fhP&utm_source=4 . A special thank you to S.I. Drone for your help with this project!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to the BGS January students of the month!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to Gavin Johnson, Hannah DeJarnett, Sunni Belmont, Madalyn Lusby, Adelina Caronongan, and Samantha Schrum. They competed in the WYSE design challenge and retained the traveling trophy for Webber with a first place finish!
5 months ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
Pennies for Patients sponsored by Beta Club will be February 11th-22nd. The first place class collecting the most money will receive a pizza party. The second highest collecting class will receive a donut party. It does NOT have to be pennies.
5 months ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
It's almost game time! Good luck to this crew!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
What an awesome pep assembly today! Good luck tomorrow, boys!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Senior night for a very accomplished bunch!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
With anticipated wind chills of -20 to -25, there will be no school for Bluford Unit School District #318 on Wednesday, January 30. Stay warm and stay safe!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
It's that time of the year again ..... Kindergarten Registration and Screenings
6 months ago, Julie Lusby
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.
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cole Berry
GAME CHANGED. Due to a scheduling conflict, Webber High School Girls Basketball team will travel to Elverado High School this evening. There will only be 1 Varsity game starting at 6:00.
6 months ago, Cole Berry
Shane Gordon
Congratulations to the junior high boys basketball team as they advance to the state tournament!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Pepsi Mid America, represented by Andy Rains, presented a $10,000 check to Ms. Baine and Bluford Unit School District at tonight’s home basketball game. Board member/parent, Mario Hodge, presented Ms. Baine with a bouquet of flowers for her tireless effort in collecting “pigskin points “.
6 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
We have a new employment opportunity at the school district as a school nurse. If you have interest, applications will be considered as they arrive.
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Some recent works from art classes.
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Kindergarten had quite a bit of fun with the 100th day of school!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The Trojans are taking on Wayne City tonight!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cole Berry
With temperatures now above freezing and expected to continue to rise, all evening basketball events are on as scheduled for January 22nd. High School Boys @ Home vs Wayne City 6:15 High School Girls @ Elverado Tourney vs Woodlawn 7:30 Good luck to both Trojans and Lady Trojans!
6 months ago, Cole Berry
Shane Gordon
After driving district roads this morning, many are in okay condition, however, there are several which are covered in ice. As such, school is canceled for Tuesday, January 22. A decision on PM events will be made later in the day.
6 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.
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cole Berry
Due to impending weather, today’s High School Boys Basketball game against Waltonville has been POSTPONED. The game will be rescheduled.
6 months ago, Cole Berry
Shane Gordon
Trojans in the news!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Reminder: Bluford Schools dismiss at 11:30 tomorrow and there is no school on Monday.
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
I am proud of the leadership within our community and also proud to call Bluford home. http://www.wmix94.com/2019/01/15/bluford-one-of-few-illinois-communities-that-can-call-themselves-debt-free/
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Eighth grade night for boys basketball!
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
Sentinel Article - Sunday, January 13th
6 months ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
Due to impending weather conditions, all PM events are cancelled for Friday, January 11.
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The high school boys basketball game scheduled for tonight against Sandoval has been postponed due to impending weather.
6 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Walker Heinrich talks about WHS basketball! http://wmixsports.com/players-chat-walker-heinrich-webber-basketball/
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The high school girls kick off the MTC tournament tonight at Sandoval!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Happy Holidays!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
We had fun with classroom Christmas parties today!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cindy Birkner
Student 3 point shooters
7 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
The Great 3 point Shoot out!
7 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Shane Gordon
An opportunity for anyone looking for some meaningful work with kids. Now, an Associate degree qualifies for a short-term, temporary (5 years) sub license.
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
BUSD 318 students, staff, and community members collected 45 lbs of “Pigskin Caps” to win $10,000! Thank you, Ms. Baine, for organizing the collection at our school again this year!! Way to go everyone🤗
7 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Today was Gingerbread House day in kindergarten! Thanks to all the parents who joined us!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
If you ordered a Christmas Program DVD, they have arrived earlier than expected. They will be sent home with your student today.
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Some recent projects!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
We had an excellent Christmas program this afternoon. A special thank you to Mrs. Cramer for organizing the event!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Julie Lusby
Thank You to Mr. Bullard and Mrs. Spurlock for Judging the Decorated Christmas Doors. Winners will be announced on Wednesday.
7 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
And the Remaining Doors
7 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
Even More and More Decorated Doors
7 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
Even More Decorated Doors
7 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
More, More, and More Decorated Doors
7 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
More and More Decorated Doors
7 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
More Decorated Doors
7 months ago, Julie Lusby
Julie Lusby
The Doors are Decorated
7 months ago, Julie Lusby
Shane Gordon
Thank you so much to the kind soul who dropped off this donation this morning with the instructions, help out some kids with clothes and shoes.
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The turkey came down today. As we transition from one holiday season to the next, the school would like to wish everyone Happy Holidays!
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
WMIX ran a quick feature story on the high school construction progress today. http://www.wmix94.com/2018/12/06/bluford-school-construction-continues/
7 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Door decorations have begun! Here is a sneak peak.
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Be sure to join us Friday at 6:30 for the Mystery Theater!
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Bluford schools has a new science club! For their first project this week, they built a hover craft! https://youtu.be/xSpXjRHppfc
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Thanks to Mrs. Rodgers and the high school art class for providing some color in the Superintendent's office.
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Since road conditions have improved throughout the day, the board meeting tonight is on as scheduled. The meeting will begin tonight at the regular time of 6:45. 
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Due to hazardous road conditions in parts of the district, school for Bluford USD #318 is canceled for Thursday, November 15. A call will go out around 6:00 a.m. Also, a reminder, Friday, November 16, is already a non-attendance day. Students, we will see you on Monday.
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
I am continuing to monitor the weather. I will be throughout the district early tomorrow morning to make a determination for school tomorrow.
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Thank you to the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce for hosting a wonderful job shadow event for some of our seniors!
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
I am so proud of our school, staff, and students.
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
More concrete going in today.
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
What an awesome event today! Students shared their talents as we recognized and thanked veterans! The program was even featured on the 6:00 news!
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cindy Birkner
BUSD#318 Honoring our Veterans
8 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Shane Gordon
Join us this Saturday to kick off Trojan basketball.
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cindy Birkner
Solar vision
8 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Shane Gordon
We were excited to receive our new school buses today!
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Calling all area veterans: The Bluford Unit School District will have a Veterans Day Program on Friday, November 9, at 1:30 in the gymnasium. All veterans are invited to a reception prior to the assembly beginning at 12:30 in the old gymnasium. Please help spread the word!
8 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cindy Birkner
GOOD LUCK SETH!
9 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Nicole Henson
Seth Hamerski had quite the send off from school today. He and his coaches arrived in Peoria earlier, where he walked the course and ran a couple miles. They are expecting a crowd of about 20,000 spectators for the event tomorrow. Good luck, Seth!!
9 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Here is the latest video walkthrough for the new high school! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4l00yz6i7AE
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
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
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Halloween is such a fun day for the kiddos!
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
How cool is this? Eighth grade students wrote Halloween stories and shared them with lower elementary students to teach about theme!
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
It's a good day to pour some concrete!
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Just a reminder that staff will be attending the Mt. Vernon Conference tomorrow, so there is no school for students on Friday, October 26.
9 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/
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
BUSD Board of Education member, Steve Tate, was part of a group who presented to businesses and governmental agencies on detecting internal fraud. Thank you to the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce for hosting the event!
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The new basketball hoops are a hit!
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cindy Birkner
Do you see eggs in an unknown fluid or do you see biochemistry?
9 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
Chemistry, earth science...it is all connected.
9 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
Chemistry class setting up for acid reaction rates
9 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Shane Gordon
To stay up to date on the progress of the new high school, you can always check out the page on the website. https://www.blufordschools.org/o/webber-high-school/page/information--91
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The gym windows have arrived!
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
This place is full of activity today! AC units being set, water line being run, gym ceiling paint, and drywall being hung!
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Did you know that Jefferson County is a leading manufacturing county in all of Southern Illinois. WHS students recently participated in a manufacturing day hosted by various Jefferson County employers. Check out the attachment to see what they experienced.
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The book fair is up and running! There are many wonderful, age appropriate books for all kids. Be sure to check it out!
9 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Check out the progress on the high school! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OOH5oi7Zvfo
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Reminder: Bluford Schools will dismiss at 11:30 tomorrow, October 5. Have a great weekend!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Kindergartners are learning more everyday. Here they are progressing through some supplementary reading instruction with Reading Eggs.
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
The first Book Fair of the year is coming up soon!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
There is so much going on behind the scenes. Miles of conduit and wire!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
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!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Eighth grade students are exploring career options for a presentation!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Eighth graders are working hard on this weeks broadcast!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
New photos have been added to the school construction page! Check them out with this link. https://www.blufordschools.org/o/webber-high-school/page/information--91
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cindy Birkner
Jv HS VB vs Cisne
10 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
Biology in action....enzymes in action
10 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Shane Gordon
Work is moving along with the construction project! This place was a flurry of activity today. Metal siding, roofing, and HVAC drops are all visible in this photo.
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cindy Birkner
Thirsty?
10 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cindy Birkner
Health Class study Benefits of Water
10 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Cole Berry
Saturday morning baseball action at Webber High School. Webber Trojans vs. Pope County Pirates
10 months ago, Cole Berry
Shane Gordon
What an awesome message as we head into what is sure to be a wonderful weekend!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Grass seed is being spread at the demo site.
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Cole Berry
Webber High School taking on Wayne City
10 months ago, Cole Berry
Cindy Birkner
Bouncing Bubbles.....Chemistry in Action
10 months ago, Cindy Birkner
Shane Gordon
Help us win $10,000!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
A special thank you to Delta Co. and Southern Il. Materials for donating several loads of asphalt grindings to help us improve district parking! The Pre-K students got to see the big semi!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Drywall is going up inside! The building is really starting to take shape!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Exterior siding is going on! The exterior will take on a new look over the next couple of weeks!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Nicole Henson
Jr High boys’ cross country team competed at Salem today.
10 months ago, Nicole Henson
Shane Gordon
Ms. Drenner has received another fully funded grant through DonorsChoose.org! Take a look at some of the items she received to enhance learning!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
We shall never forget.
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Check out this week's student broadcast! Way to go, Eighth grade! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGLthYfSq3I
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
High school art students are sprucing up the place with some color!
10 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Be sure to check out Friday's broadcast to learn more about our new first grade teacher, Ms. Seibert!
11 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Second grade released their monarch butterfly today!
11 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Check out the progress on the new high school! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jFFU8aSxf6A
11 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Check out what these awesome eighth grade students put together! https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=755&v=Gg2CwGvfX1E
11 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Check out these awesome aerial photos of the construction progress courtesy of, S.I. Drone Solutions!
11 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Students in Mrs. Birkner's science classes were exposed to the solar system through virtual reality! #mergecube
11 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.
11 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Join us tonight as the high school volleyball team takes on Wayne City at 6:15! #beattheladyindians
11 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Volleyball is taking on Mt. Vernon tonight!
11 months ago, Shane Gordon
Shane Gordon
Science class made nylon thread today!
11 months ago, Shane Gordon
Bluford Unit School District 318
Check out this useful thrillshare information! http://5il.co/4f4c
11 months ago, Bluford Unit School District 318
Apptegy Support
The link between nutrition, physical activity, and learning is well documented. Healthy eating and activity patterns are essential for students to achieve their full academic potential, full physical, and mental growth, and lifelong health and well being.
11 months ago, Apptegy Support
Apptegy Support
Planning for your summer vacation? Summer athletic calendar is currently online! It includes camps and the summer pride schedule for jr. high and high school.
11 months ago, Apptegy Support