Barkstall 2017-2018 Events

Below is a list of our events for the school year. Please contact us if you have questions on any event.

April

  • 2 – NO School – Easter Monday
  • 3 – School resumes from Spring Break
  • 3 - Jump Rope for Heart!!  Grades 2, 3 and 4 only Assembly, 10:05-10:30ish
  • 3 – Staff Meeting at 3:20pm in the Library
  • 4 – Strings and Things Club meets at 3:20pm in the Library
  • 5 – RISK WATCH assembly for 5th grades at 2:00pm
  • 6 – RISK WATCH assembly for 3rd grades at 9:00am
  • 9-13PARCC Testing begins and ends this week….be ready!
  • 9 – Building Council at 3:25pm in the Conference Rm – Agenda items due by 12N
  • 10 – PTA General Meeting @ 7:00pm in the Library
  • 11 – Strings and Things meets after school in the Library at 3:20pm
  • 13 – Book Buddies Field trip, Blackmon/O’Connell to Savoy 16 Theater and Porter Park, 9:00am-1:30pm
  • 16 – Staff Meeting at 3:20pm in the Library
  • 17 – RISK WATCH assembly for Grade 4 on “Fire” at 2:00pm in the Cafeteria
  • 18 – Strings and Things meets after school in the Library at 3:20pm
  • 20 – Book Buddies field trip, Haile/Zahrn to Savoy Theater/Park TBA from 9:20am-1:30pm
  • 23-27 – Music on Stage and Band/Strings in the Music Room
  • 24 – K/1 Music Program Preview at 2:00pm, Evening performance at 6:30pm
  • 25 – 2nd grades field trip to Downtown Champaign/Colbert Park in Savoy from 9:30am-1:30pm
  • 25 – Spring Pictures – Interstate Studio
  • 25 – Strings and Things meets after school in the Library at 3:20pm

May

  • 1 – May Day
  • 2 – Reading Night @ Champaign Public Library at 5:30pm
  • 3 – Gr 3-4 Music Program Preview at 2:00pm and Evening performance at 6:30pm
  • 7-11 – 5th Grade Practice on Stage all week
  • 7-11 – MAP Testing all week
  • 7 – Staff Meeting at 3:30pm in the Library
  • 8 – All District Band Field trip from 9:00am-1:30pm
  • 8 – Coffee with PTA and Principal, 9:15am
  • 8 – PTA Ex Board Mtg at 7:00-8:00pm in the Conference Room
  • 9 – 2nd grades to Normal, IL to Cornbelt Stadium from 8:45am-2:00pm
  • 9 – ENROLLMENT DAY, 4:00-7:00pm in the Cafeteria  (last one for MaryL)
  • 13 – Mother’s Day – Don’t forget your Mother!
  • 17 – 5th Grade Music Program Preview at 2:00pm and Evening Performance at 6:30pm
  • 18 – All District Strings Field trip from 9:00am-1:30pm
  • 21 – Staff Meeting at 3:20pm in the Library
  • 22 – EOY Field trip for Zahrn’s 2nd grade class, details to follow later
  • 22 – RISK WATCH assembly for Grades 2 and 4 on “Water” at 9:00am in Cafeteria
  • 25 – EOY 5th grade field trip to Shedd Aquarium from 7:30am-5:30pm
  • 28 – Memorial Day Holiday – NO SCHOOL!
  • 29 – Zahrn’s 2nd grade to Cherry Hills for EOY picnic
  • 30 – Field Day with Cookout
  • 30 – Early Out at 2:40pm
  • 31 – Field trip to Lake of the Woods, all 2nd grades from 10:00am-2:00pm
  • 31 – Last Day of School for Students, Early out at 2:40pm

June

  • 1 – SIP Day – Last day for Barkstall Staff (except Office Secys, Custodians and Principal)