Germantown Elementary is anticipating a primary teaching vacancy and a junior high language arts/literature vacancy for the 2016-17 school year. Candidates must be properly certified. If interested, submit a resume, letters of recommendation, and responses to the below questions by April 29, to Robin Becker at firstname.lastname@example.org or 401 Walnut Street, Germantown, IL, 62245.
Questions #1 – The world we grew up in as kids is much different than today’s world. How will your classroom be reflective of 21st Century learning so that the students are equipped to be prepared for the real world?
Question #2 – In your professional opinion, what is the most important component of the Charlotte Danielson Framework for Teaching and why?
Question #3 – What are your thoughts on the New Illinois Learning Standards?
Germantown Elementary is also looking for a 5-6 Boys Basketball Coach and a Cheerleading Coach for the 2016-17 school year.
JV Lady Bulldog Volleyball Team - St. Rose Tourney Champions
The JV Lady Bulldog Volleyball Team brought a very successful season to a close with wins over Aviston, St. Paul, and Breese District 12 to be crowned the champions of the St. Rose Volleyball Tournament.
Lady Bulldog Volleyball Team - 2nd Place in Clinton County Conference Volleyball Tourney
The Lady Bulldog Volleyball team entered the Conference Tournament as the number two seed and walked away with a 2nd place finish. In their first round game, the Lady Bulldogs defeated Albser/Damiansville, 25-19, 25-23. The semi-final game against Bartelso was a thriller with the Bulldogs pulling out the victory, 23-25, 25-18, 15-8. The Lady Bulldogs gave the undefeated District 12 Bobcats a tought test in the finale, but in the end fell to the Conference Champions, 25-21, 26-24.
IPA Leadership Award Recipient - Jillian Tonnies
Congratulations to 8th grade student, Jillian Tonnies. She was honored at the Illinois Principals Association Student Recognition Breakfast this morning. One student from each member school of the IPA is nominated for this honor. Besides being a High Honor Roll student and a person of outstanding character, Jillian is a member of the band, volleyball team, and the State Championship basketball team. We are very proud of Jillian and her accomplishments.
Green Screen Videos
The Bulldog Leadership Team has ventured into the world of Green Screen videos. Click on the link(s) below to access short videos on the topic indicated.
March Act of Kindness - Clean Up the Community - https://youtu.be/mSz1A5KqS5w
Bulldog Dash Promo #1 - https://youtu.be/ycyo4owi4FA
Germantown Day at the St. Louis Cardinal baseball Game - https://youtu.be/N2YSj04lxas
Bulldog Dash Diamond Sponsor - Kohnen Concrete
We would like to thank our Bulldog Dash Diamond Sponsor, Kohnen Concrete, for their generous donation of $1000. Pictured are Kohnen Concrete Owners, Jan Wilburn (Center) and Kevin Wilburn (Right) presenting Bulldog Dash Sponsorship Chair Kristin Zurliene (Left) with a $1000 Diamond Sponsorship donation. The school district is very appreciative of local businesses, like Kohnen Concrete, for their support of our annual fundraisers.
Register On-Line for the Bulldog Dash
The 12th Annual Bulldog Dash will be held on Saturday, May 21. For the first time ever, we are offering the convenience of on-line registration. Simply click on the link below to register electronically for the 2K and/or 5K race.
The on-line registration process is quick, easy, and convenient. If you are unable to attend the Bulldog Dash but you want to make a donation, you can do that on-line as well.
Please make note of the following upcoming important dates: Monday, April 11 - Friday, May 6 - PARCC Testing May 2-May 6 - Faculty/Staff Appreciation Week Saturday, May 7 - Deadline to Pre-Register for the Bulldog Dash Tuesday, May 10 - Band/Chorus Spring Concert; 7:00 P.M. Thursday, May 12 - Athletic Banquet; Meal at 6:00 P.M. in Cafeteria; Presentation of Awards to Follow Friday, May 13 - 8th Grade Trip . . .
It is the mission of Germantown Elementary School District #60 to educate all children to the best of their abilities through the cooperation of school, home, and community. The District, in an active partnership with parents and community, promotes excellence in a caring environment in which all students learn and grow. Through this partnership we hope to empower all students to develop a strong self-esteem and to become . . .