Teacher Appreciation Week Video is found by clicking the link. Thank you Churchill Staff! https://youtu.be/SYgn-dLMSj4
The weather decided it was time for a day indoors! Don't let the rain and clouds stop you from checking out all the grade level choice boards! Click the link, and share a picture with us when you complete an activity! https://sites.google.com/galesburg205.org/choice-boards/home
May 4th-8th is Teacher Appreciation Week, and we have started the celebration early. #205 teachers were able to present a check to the Galesburg FISH Food Pantry. District #205 made the donation of $5 per #205 staff member, totaling $3,145. Through this gift that will serve so many in need, our intention is to convey our appreciation for you all!
The video link contains details about electives for all current 6th and 7th graders at Lombard and Churchill. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNYAwYvZbws
Governor Pritzker has announced that schools in Illinois will remain closed for the rest of the school year. We will send out more information as it becomes available. The weekly video message from Dr. Asplund is now available at the following link https://youtu.be/-ZxeaJJVQVA
Parents and Guardians, please click the following link to view the weekly message from Dr. Asplund! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AwCKBS1kxmY
Even more so in these difficult times, CUSD #205 puts your child's health, safety, and emotional well-being as the primary focus. Each week we will share information with you about how to help your child cultivate these important goals. School leaders and teachers will also keep Social and Emotional Learning at the forefront during this time. View this video for a quick introduction to SEL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ikehX9o1JbI
CUSD #205 Parents and Guardians, Dr. Asplund has some reminders for you today in his weekly video update! https://youtu.be/5bn6QUba_l4
Click the image link below for student item pickup details set for Thursday, April 2nd and Friday, April 3rd. https://bit.ly/2WXHeP2
Churchill Parents, As a result of the mandatory school closures caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic, Churchill students will soon be participating in E-Learning from their homes. While many of our students have access to a device for remote learning purposes, there are still some students that do not have access. If your student does not have access to a device for remote learning purposes, please contact me via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or 309-973-2129, by 3:00 p.m. tomorrow, March 26, 2020. Thank you for your patience during this difficult time. Tom Hawkins, Principal Churchill Junior High School
8th grade parents: The application deadline to apply to the Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math and Science programs is going to be extended. We are not sure yet of the new due date, but we wanted you to know that we will be extending the deadline. If you have any questions, please contact the Upward Bound program at Carl Sandburg College.
We know all of our students are experiencing a new way of learning at home. Share what your students are doing at home by sending an email to HomeLearning@galesburg205.org. We may share your ideas, photos and videos with our school community!
Churchill Parents and Guardians, Please click the link below for information regarding COVID-19. http://bit.ly/churchillcovid19
Governor Pritzker has just informed all Illinois school districts that schools will be closed Tuesday, March 17, 2020 and through Monday, March 30, 2020. The district is developing a remote learning plan and will be notifying parents shortly with details.
For up to date information on COVID-19 from Galesburg CUSD #205, please visit http://galesburgil.apptegy.us/o/galesburg-cusd-205/page/pandemic-preparedness.
Hello, parents! Applications for Carl Sandburg College’s Upward Bound and Upward Bound-Math Science college readiness programs are due APRIL 4TH! Our students are among the most successful in Knox County in finding, getting into, and graduation from college. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity! Click on the link to fill it out and submit the online interest form TODAY!: http://bit.ly/UB-UBMS-Interest-Form
Good luck to the Churchill students who will be participating at the Illinois YMCA Swim Meet this weekend. We have several students who are members of the Knox County YMCA Krocs Swim Team.
Due to the 1:50 p.m. early dismissal on Wednesday, March 11th, Churchill's SUCCESS program and tutoring will be canceled.
The 2019-2020 School year calendar has two built in emergency days during the month of March, March 12 & March 13. Dr. Asplund has decided to change the emergency days to non student attendance days. To clarify, there will be no student attendance on March 12 & March 13.
Wrestling UPDATE The last home meet for Junior High Wrestling begins at 4:30 and takes place at Lombard. Please join us for the event.
All Churchill after school activities, including athletics, are cancelled for today, Wednesday, February 12th due to incoming weather.
Hello, parents! Carl Sandburg College’s college readiness programs, Upward Bound and Upward Bound-Math Science, offers eligible high school students many resources, tools, learning experiences, college visits, and direct guidance from highly trained and experienced staff. We work hard to prepare our students to get into and excel at the best-fit college for them. This unique opportunity has been extremely successful in helping many students in the area to achieve their college and career aspirations for over 20 years! If you are interested in learning more about how this program can possibly help your student, please click on the link to fill it out and submit the online interest form!: http://bit.ly/UB-UBMS-Interest-Form
Churchill Parents-Thank you for taking the time to fill out the Illinois 5Essentials Survey. If you have not taken the survey, please help us reach our participation goal and take the survey today! We are almost there! http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/
All Jr. High practices and activities are cancelled for Friday, Jan. 17.
Jr. High Wrestling at Jacksonville is cancelled for Saturday, Jan. 11
Churchill Volleyball bus will leave at 3:50 Thursday. This is an adjusted time.
We hope our students are enjoying the break. Have a safe and happy New Year. School resumes Tuesday, January 7th.
Churchill Boy's BB at Canton is cancelled for Thursday. Canton had to cancel due to their girl's team playing for third place at IESA State.
Well done Blue Streaks. (not a fan of autocorrect, all the time)
Churchill Volleyball for Wednesday, Dec. 11 7th Grade open gym from 5:45-7:00 pm 8th Grade open gym from 4:45-6:00 pm
Mr. Hawkins welcomed students at Lombard Middle School this morning! Lombard collected $701.21 and Churchill collected $313.41 for the Colors of Cancer. Thanks for all the donations!
Churchill IMSA for Tuesday, December 3 is cancelled.
Churchill Parents, please click on the link to participate in the Illinois 5Essentials survey! Your feedback is important, Thank you! https://survey.5-essentials.org/Illinois/
8th grade boy's basketball practice is cancelled for Monday, Nov. 25th. Reminder: Practice Tuesday is from 2:00-3:30 due to early out.
Just a reminder: Monday 11/25/19 Regular Attendance Tuesday 11/26/19 One Hour Early Dismissal Wednesday 11/27/19 No School Thursday 11/28/19 No School Friday 11/29/19 No School
Bluestreak win 48-33. We'll done 8th grade!
Parents: We need your input. Help us by filling out the 5Essentials Survey at https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/status/school/churchill-jr-high-school/
Reminder: CUSD #205 K-12 buildings will be on a Half Day Dismissal schedule on Thursday, October 31, 2019. http://bit.ly/205buildingtimes
REMINDER: Thursday, October 17 and Friday, October 18 are both 1 Hour Early Dismissal Days for CUSD #205 Schools. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/455925/Early_Outs.pdf
Churchill Girl's Basketball update- Games at Wyoming against Stark County begin at 5:30 for 7th grade. Bus leaves at 4:15. Monday, Sept. 30
Galesburg Jr. High Football practices are cancelled for Saturday, Sept. 28. Have an enjoyable weekend.
Galesburg Jr. High football practices are cancelled for today, Friday, September 27.
Jr. High Cross country meet at Dunlap is cancelled for Friday, September 27.
Cross country parents - Practice tonight is at Churchill. Please pick up at 4:30.
We are currently experiencing internet issues within District #205. There was a internet cable cut between Monmouth and Macomb. This is causing a disruption with Skyward as well. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
September 25 is National Food Service Workers Day! Thank you to all the food service employees in District #205 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ADd83H3k0iw
Today at Churchill we held our State Mandated lock down drill. This drill was coordinated with local authorities at 1:30 pm. We wanted each of you to be aware in case your children had any questions or concerns that arose from the procedure.
Way to go 7th grade Blue Streaks. ICS tournament champs.
We want your feedback! Please click on the link to take the 5/6 Curriculum survey! http://bit.ly/lombardsurvey
Events reminders and updates due to early out: Football- 7th gr. Practice cancelled 8th gr. Game as scheduled Girl's Basketball- 7th Grade game as scheduled 8th Grade practice at Silas 3:00-4:15 Cheer: Cancelled Cross Country Meet as scheduled
Galesburg Schools will be on a one hour early dismissal schedule on Thursday, September 19 and Friday, September 20. Thank you
Churchill 8th Grade Football Parents and Families: The email that was sent via Skyward messaging about the Geneseo game was referring to the Varsity game this Friday night at Van Dyke Field. Our 8th grade football game today at Geneseo, is scheduled as planned. See you there!
Jr. High Football plans due to early out: Tuesday 7th grade game as scheduled Thursday 8th grade game as scheduled 7th Grade No Practice Wednesday and Thursday 8th Grade No Practice Tuesday, Practice regular start time Wednesday
Early Out Galesburg Jr. High Cross Country Practice Plans: Practices are at Lake Storey Tuesday 4:30-5:30 pm Wednesday 4:30-5:45 pm Thursday 4:30-5:30 pm
Early Out Churchill Girls BB Practice plans All practices at Lombard. Parents, please drop off and pick up on the far west side due to current construction. 7th grade- Tuesday 5:30-7:30 pm Wednesday 5:00-6:00 pm Thursday 5:30-7:30 pm 8th Grade- All three days 5:00-6:30 pm
Practice Plans for CJHS due to early out: Cheerleading- Tuesday and Thursday practice will be at Lombard from 4:15-5:45 pm. Parents, please drop off and pick up on the far west side due to current construction.
The 8th grade game vs Rock Island Edison is at Saukie Field 3440 30th Avenue Rock Island, IL
Congratulations to our Galesburg 7th grade football team on their win in overtime tonight.
All Churchill practices are cancelled due to heat for Tuesday, September 3. This includes girl's basketball, cross country, cheerleading, and 8th grade football. 7th grade football game still on for tonight, as of the time of this post.
One hour early dismissal today due to heat and humidity. Churchill will dismiss at 1:50 PM.
Reminder that school will not be in session on Monday, September 2nd, due to observance of Labor Day.
Parents and Guardians, We would like to remind you that our Drop-off time is 7:35 a.m., and our Pick-up time is 2:50 p.m. on school days. On early dismissal school days we will make sure to provide proper notification. Thank you.
Churchill Junior High School Picture Day is Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Girls’ Basketball Tryouts Monday, August 26, 2019 8th Grade: 3:45 PM to 5:15 PM 7th Grade: 5:30 PM to 7 PM
Locker Walks: August 12th, 3-6pm and August 13th, 9am-4pm. See you then!!!