03/26/21 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK MASKS: There is going to be change starting April 1st with the wearing of masks. At the March Board meeting the USD 211 BOE stated that the Mask mandate will be lifted, giving parents the option of their child being mask free at school. On the Eisenhower Facebook page, the specific wording of the change in policy has been posted by the Eisenhower office staff from the Central administration. We are encouraging our teachers to still Read more

02/05/2021 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK SCHOOL ABSENCES:  Thank you to all the parents who call the school office when your child is ill or going to be out of town.  This phone call allows the secretary more time to deal with other school procedures.  You may be calling for one or two children, but the secretary may have to contact as many as 20 or 25 homes to determine where the child(ren) are that have not been called in by a parent.  We thank you Read more

1/15/21 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK AVERAGE DAILY ATTENDANCE (ADA):   School attendance is a very important part of the student’s school record.  There is a high correlation between attendance and personal reliability.  Regular and punctual attendance by all students is necessary for the proper functioning of the entire school.  One of the major causes of failure in school is absenteeism.  The average daily attendance for the first semester is as follows: FIRST SEMESTER EC 95.3% K 97.2% 1 94.1% 2 98.6% 3 98.6% 4 97.0% 5 97.6% 6 96.2% Read more

12/18/20 Newsletter

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK EISENHOWER CONNECTION: The next newsletter will be January 8, 2021. REPORT CARDS: Report cards will go out on Wednesday, January 6th, 2021 CHANGE OF ADDRESS/PHONE NUMBER: During the school year, it is possible that some families may change home address or phone numbers. When this happens it is important to update the school office with these changes. There have been some occasions in the past when we have tried to contact parents and we did not Read more

12/4/2020 Newsletter

EES CONCERT: The Winter concert for 2020 has been cancelled. EMERGENCY SCHOOL CLOSING: In the event there is a need to start school late or close schools due to inclement weather, or other emergencies, the announcements will be made on the radio and television stations listed below. KQNK of Norton is the primary broadcast outlet for the Norton schools.RADIO STATIONS:KQNK 1530 AM 106.7 FM NortonKRVN 880 AM Lexington, NEKKAN 1490 AM PhillipsburgKQMA 92.5 FM Phillipsburg TELEVISION STATIONS:KSNK NBC Channel 8KBSH Read more