Category: Parents

2017 Lead Test Results

As per the requirements of Senate Bill 550, Lick Creek Elementary is required to perform a lead test of each faucet used for drinking water within the school and Pre-K building. Attached are the results of that test showing that our water falls safely within the limits set by the Illinois Department of Public Health. 2017 Lead Test Results

Drive One For Your School Fundraiser

A simple ride in a new Ford on Saturday, April 22, will earn money for Anna-Jonesboro Community High School. All you have to do is test drive a new Ford vehicle, and Ford Motor Company in partnership with Coad Ford will contribute $20 to the high school. They will donate as much as $6,000! You do not have to purchase anything; all you need to do is take the little…

Summer Camp 2017

The end of the 2016-2017 school year being right around the corner can mean only one thing: Lick Creek School’s Summer Camp is back for another summer of fun and learning! To enroll your student for the summer, complete the attached application below and return it to the office. Lick Creek Summer Care Application For more information about the program, including the daily schedule, the weekly schedule, and information about…

Anonymous Bullying Reporting

Courtesy of the Regional Office of Education #30 (ROE #30), the Anonymous Bullying Reporting form is now available for students at Lick Creek School. This instrument is provided free through ROE #30 and the Comprehensive School Safety Initiative. To report bullying that has occurred at the school, click on the following link and answer the provided questions: Anonymous Bullying Reporting Form For instructions on what to do if you see…

Accountability Assessments

The following is a letter from ISBE (Illinois State Board of Education) written in regards to the federally required accountability assessments. As you probably know, on Tuesday, March 28, we will begin administering the 2016-2017 PARCC tests to grades 3 through 8. Our testing window begins on Tuesday, March 28 and ends on Friday, April 7 (the second week is for make-up testing for those who missed the first week…

4-H Archery Club Fish Fry

On Friday, February 17, 2017, Lick Creek’s 4-H Archery Club will be hosting a Fish Fry at Lick Creek Elementary School. The event will go from 4:30 until 6:30, with all proceeds going to the club. Plates will be sold for $7.00, with each plate including fried fish, an onion slice, french fries, coleslaw, baked beans, and a hot fried biscuit. For more information, check out the flier for the…

Lick Creek Christmas Program

On December 16, before students, faculty, and staff adjourned for Christmas Break, Lick Creek School hosted its annual Christmas Program. Mrs. Elizabeth Corbit once again hosted as students from Pre-K through 8th grade serenaded the community with a selection of delightful Christmas tunes.

Lick Creek Summer Care Camp

Lick Creek Summer Care 2017I know it seems like a long way off, but summer will be here before we know it. Maybe just thinking about it will help warm us up on these cold January days. Registration for our summer program is now open. Registration packets are available at our office or you can download them by clicking the link below. Lick Creek Summer Care Camp Application

Fall Festival

It is that time of year again! The annual Lick Creek Fall Festival will be on Saturday, November 5th, 3:00pm – 7pm at Lick Creek School. Everyone is invited to attend – students, parents, family, friends, and it is also open to the community. Many activities are planned: games, a silent auction, pie auction, cake walk, bounce houses, raffles and more. Food will be available for purchase. BACK AGAIN –…

Internet Safety Program

I recently had the opportunity to visit with a representative from the FBI about their online Internet safety program. I am pleased to let you know that we are currently planning on implementing this training in all of our classrooms. During our visit the agent told me about the free child find app that allows you to keep all of your child’s information on your phone. If you would like…