5613 W. Tuscarora Road
Peoria, IL    61607
Phone: (309)697-1325
Fax: (309)697-1334

Lee Ann Meinhold, Superintendent

Calendars
2013-2014
April 2014

Lunch Menu
April 2014

Newsletter
April 2014
 


 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

 The Hollis Consolidated School District #328 Board of Education will hold a public hearing on Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 7:00 PM in the Hollis Grade School Auditorium located at 5613 W. Tuscarora Road, Peoria, Illinois.  The hearing is being conducted to receive testimony regarding renewing a School Code Waiver to reduce the tuition of non-resident pupils.  Section 105ILCS 5/10-20.12a.

  

                                                                        Tim Leach

                                                                        Board Secretary

 


 

Bus Route Schedule

   Click HERE for the 2013-14 Bus Route schedule.  This schedule is subject to change if necessary.

 


 

2013-2014 School Supply Lists

Click HERE for K-4th

Click HERE for 5th-8th

 


 

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARD

Congratulations!  Hollis Grade School has earned an Academic Excellence Award!  The Illinois State Board of Education commends us all on all the good work required to sustain academic excellence in our school.  This is the 4th year in a row that Hollis Grade School has earned an Academic Excellence Award!

Across the state, 454 schools earned the Academic Excellence Award for 2012.  Many of these schools receive national recognition for their long-time exemplary performance.  

To earn an Academic Excellence Award, a PK-8 school must have made Adequate Yearly Progress in 2011 and 2012 as required by No Child Left Behind and 90 percent of the students meet or exceeded state standards in both reading and mathematics for at least three most recent school years.

At http://www.ilhonorroll.niu.edu/scripts/main.asp?awtype=E you can learn more about the Illinois Honor Roll and find a page devoted to Hollis Grade School.  Also you will find the criteria for the awards and a full list of awards winner.

 

 


 

2012 SchoolSearch Bright A+ Award Recipient

A+

It is with great honor that Mrs. Meinhold announces to the Hollis families that Hollis Consolidated School District #328 has earned the SchoolSearch 2012 Bright A+ Award for academic excellence in education. Hollis is one of only 59 Illinois School Districts (out of 868 school districts) honored with the SchoolSearch 2012 Bright A+ Award. SchoolSearch awards school districts that are among the top 5% of Illinois school districts (academically) based on the 2011 IL School Report Card Data Source. Illinois Elementary and Unit Districts, with a percentage of 95.30 or above on ISAT (Illinois Standards Achievement Test), qualified for this award. Other area elementary school districts that qualified are: Dunlap, Germantown Hills, and Morton. The SchoolSearch Bright A+ Award list is especially useful to families looking for a school district with a rigorous academic environment.

 

 

 

Now Accepting Applications!

Hollis Grade School is now accepting applications for interested non-resident tuition students for Fall 2013.  Any families, interested in having their out of district students attend an outstanding Peoria area K-8 school, should call (309) 697-1325 to set an appointment for an interview and a tour of the school.  Hollis offers the following:

  • Low Tuition Rate
  • Quality Instruction
  • Extra Curricular Activities
  • Small Class Size
  • Engaging Latchkey Program
  • Swimming Pool
  • Extensive Library
  • High ISAT Scores
  • Involved Parents
  • Close Distance from Your Home
  • Fine Arts Opportunities
  • Well-Maintained Facility
  • Spanish Club
  • Cutting Edge Technology
  • Engineering Curriculum
  • 21st Century Skills  

 

 


 

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Hollis Activity Booster Scrip Program

Support Hollis

Please support Hollis Grade School through our Scrip program! The Hollis Booster Club offers this opportunity to raise money for Hollis by purchasing gift cards for hundreds of local businesses which the Booster Club then recieves a % of the proceeds. Visit www.shopwithscrip.com and enter Hollis' code, 1179AC532174L, or click here to download the Scrip order form.