High school pictures will be taken on Monday, August 29, 2016.
A link to order pictures online can be found here. This link will offer more background choices, allows you to customize your package with different portrait sheets, and offers a new MyFamily rewards program. Orders to mylifetouch must be received by Monday, August 29 to receive free shipping to the school.
A printable copy of the tradition order form can be found here.
As a reminder graduating senior pictures will be used for the class portrait. With this in mind, senior females should wear a navy or black top and senior boys should wear a suit jacket and tie. If you do not have these items, please contact the high school office for “loaners”.
The May Student of the Month at Bunker Hill High School is Kathryn Smith. Kathryn is the daughter of Matthew and Diana Smith. She has two older brothers, Ryon and Dylan. Kathryn is a part of FCA, Zion Lutheran Church youth group, yearbook editor, and participated in student council. Academically, she has been honored as an honor roll student and has perfect attendance her senior year. Continue reading
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 is National School Nurse Day! We honor more than 73,000 school nurses in the United States who make a difference in the lives of children every day! The theme this year, “The School Nurse: Better Health. Better Learning.TM,” speaks of the significant healthcare roles of school nurses in school communities across the country. Continue reading
Martina Peuterbaugh, a student at Wolf Ridge Elementary, had undergone surgery for a brain tumor last year. Wolf Ridge celebrated by wearing red with her on her one year anniversary of being cancer free in April.
Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2nd-6th! Be sure sure to tell or show your teacher thanks! Student Council at the high school and elementary have planned ways to show our teachers we care. Continue reading
The April Student of the Month at Bunker Hill High School is Heidi Ostendorf, daughter of Robert and Melissa, and older sister of Ava and Robbi. In academics, Heidi is on the Principal’s List, an Illinois State Scholar, a Silver Medallion Selectee, and a member of the National Honor Society. In athletics, Heidi has participated in basketball and track, becoming Prairie State Conference Champion in the Long Jump and 800 meters. Heidi has also participated in Student Olympiad, been class president, and a Junior Grand Marshall. She is currently Senior Vice President and FFA Treasurer. Outside of school, Heidi enjoys working at Brittany Trap Range, exercising, and volunteering at church. Prom and Senior Trip are her fondest high school memories. Future plans include obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
The annual Scholastic Book Fair is being held from April 4-15 at Wolf Ridge Elementary and Junior High. If you are unable to attend, you may view the book fair online and make purchases at http://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/wolfridge. All proceeds from the book fair benefit our students. Contact Moriah Meisenheimer, District Librarian, with any questions you may have. Happy reading!
In order to bring more awareness to pediatric brain cancer, Bunker Hill High School and Wolf Ridge students are asked to participate in a contest/fundraiser for Grace’s Gift Charity. The artwork will be displayed in the community business windows. Continue reading
The 5th grade enjoyed the Lincoln Museum field trip on March 21, 2016 thanks to the generosity of the 21st Century Club.