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2019-2020 Important Dates

District 209 2019-2020 School Year Monday, August 12 - Teacher In-Service Tuesday, August 13 - First Day of School read more

JOB OPENING - Paraprofessional

Woodlawn Grade School is currently seeking a paraprofessional for the 2019-2020 school year. Interested persons can submit a resume to:  Sandra Kabat, Principal 310 S. Central Street Woodlawn, IL 62898 . . . read more

WHS Baseball Wins Regional

WHS boys baseball team defeats Norris City-Omaha-Enfield (NCOE) co-op in NCOE on Saturday, May 18, 2019. It was a hard fought battle between the teams, but the Cards came out on top with a 6-5 victory in 7 innings.  . . . read more

District 209 - Graduations

           Pre-K - May 20, 9:00 am and 1:00 pm      Kindergarten - May 16, 8:45 am      8th - May 21, 7:00 pm . . . read more

Bus Drivers Needed

Durham School Services is currently hiring BUS DRIVERS for Woodlawn School District t#209.  $13/hour with a guarantee of 4 hours per day.  Interested?  Click the link below for details. Durham - Bus Drivers Needed read more

WHS - Underclassman Exams

Underclassman Exams will take place on May 21 and 22, 2019. -On May 21, students will start their exams in the first hour of school and will finish up with them by the fourth hour of school. There will be a 2:10 . . . read more

WHS Baseball - 2019 MTC Conference Tourney

The WHS Cardinal baseball team will be playing in the Midland Trail Conference Tournament April 29-May 4.  Click the link below for the full tourney bracket: 2019 MTC Baseball Tourney read more

Woodlawn Prom 2019

Woodlawn High School Prom 2019  When:  Saturday, May 4th, 2019  7:00pm to 11:00pm  Where: A Pocket Full of Sunshine Special Occasion Venue 11384  E. Idlewood Rd Mt.Vernon, IL . . . read more

Graduation Breakfast

On Wednesday, May 8 at 9:00 am, local churches will be hosting a breakfast for the graduating students of 2019. This includes the Eighth Grade and Senior Classes. If you have any questions, please contact either . . . read more

Food Truck Friday

  Date: Friday May, 10th from 11:00am to 1:00pm.   Vendors: Billy Bob's BBQ, Lane's Concessions, and Little Red Kitchen   Location: First Baptist Church of Woodlawn *Event . . . read more

WHS Awards Day

      Woodlawn High School will be hosting its annual Awards Day on Friday, May 17th at 8:30 am. Freshmen through Seniors will be receiving academic awards they have earned this year. Parents are welcome. read more

WHS Softball - 2019 MTC Tourney

The WHS Lady Cardinal softball team will be playing in the Midland Trail Conference Tournament April 29-May 4.  Click the link below for the full tourney bracket: 2019 MTC Softball Tourney read more

WHS Sports Banquet

    Woodlawn High School Sports Banquet will be held on Sunday, May 5th . Doors open at 12:30 pm and lunch begins at 1 pm . All athletes' and coaches' tickets are free. Tickets can be . . . read more

SAT Prep

Prepping for the SAT?  Woodlawn High School will be administering the SAT to all juniors next Tuesday, April 9th at WHS.  Below are two very helpful links in making sure you are prepared:   College Board . . . read more

Spring Break

Have a great spring break! Monday, April 15 - Monday, April 22 Students return to school Tuesday, April 23   read more

Yearbooks

Yearbook order forms are now available!  Click the link below to get yours: 2018-2019 WHS Yearbook Order Form Please e mail Mr. Smith with any questions: mattsmith@woodlawnschools.org . . . read more

WHS JV Scholar Bowl

The Woodlawn High School JV Scholar Bowl team won 2nd place at the ROE Scholar Bowl Tournament. Joel Hayse and Carolyn Wallace made the all-tournament team. read more

Youth and Government

Click on the picture to the right to view all images. What is Youth and Government? A club that allows students to form delegations where they can create bills to be passed for the state in a mock . . . read more

April Board Meeting Date Change

Notice: Board meeting changed to April 29th due to Spring Break. read more

Entering the World of Entrepreneurship

On Tuesday, March 12, Accounting, Econ, and CEO students descended upon St. Louis to better understand the world of entrepreneurship and startups.  Varsity Tutors in Clayton was the first stop where they toured the facility, . . . read more

WHS Students Celebrate Pi Day

On March 14th (3.14), students at Woodlawn High celebrated Pi Day in Mr. DeBoard's classes by bringing a range of yummy desserts representing "PI!" Click on the image above to view gallery.     read more

WGS Bowling - Headed to State

The WGS girls bowling team placed 4th at regionals last Saturday in Carterville and will be heading to state on Saturday March 16 in O'Fallon. Good Luck to the WGS Girls Bowling Team at State! Boys Team: . . . read more

FFA Week at WHS

National FFA Week February 16-23 Woodlawn High School's FFA Chapter celebrated by having a week full of fun dress up days and activities. Tuesday:   Fat/Hat Day.  Students . . . read more

Sectional Finals!

Congratulations to the WHS Boys Basketball Team - 2019 Class 1A Regional Champions !  They defeated Thompsonville 58-40 on Friday night to win the Wayne City Regional and earn a spot in the Gallatin County Sectional . . . read more

Freshman Orientation

Parents and incoming freshmen are invited to "Freshman Orientation" at Woodlawn High School. During this event, students and parents will participate in sessions about the school handbook, extra-curricular . . . read more

NO SCHOOL - Monday, March 11

Due to a Teacher Institute, there will be NO SCHOOL for District 209 on Monday, March 11. read more

WHS-Fish Fry

    EVENT FLYER Unsure of dinner plans on a Friday night or just want to feast on some tasty fish and chicken? Join us for an all-you-can-eat fish fry buffet on Friday, March 15! The . . . read more

WHS Boys Basketball - Regional Tournament

The WHS Boys Basketball team will be playing in the WAYNE CITY Regional Tournament.  Game times are as follows: Mon., Feb. 18 Game 1 at 7:00 pm: (8) Waltonville vs. (9) Norris City (N.C.-Omaha-Enfield) . . . read more

WHS Cheer Clinic

Recently, the Woodlawn High School cheerleaders held a clinic for grade school cheerleaders. They practiced a routine and performed it at the high school game on Tuesday the 12th. read more

WGS - "C" Team Volleyball Tournament

Woodlawn Grade School is hosting the 2019 Lady Warrior "C" Team Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, February 23 .  Click the link below for the complete tournament bracket. 2019 Lady Warrior "C" Team . . . read more

WGS - 7th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament

Woodlawn Grade School will be hosting the 7th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament February 12-15.  Click the following link for the tournament bracket: 2019 WGS 7th Grade Tournament   read more

Tri-County Youth Tour - Opportunity for WHS Students

Tri-County Electric Cooperative is giving sophomores, juniors, and seniors a chance to win a week-long trip to Washington D.C.! Students must complete a test composed of true/false, multiple choice, and an essay question. . . . read more

Help Fuel Our Future

Woodlawn and Belle Rive Gateway FS will be donating 4 cents per gallon of fuel sold to Woodlawn High School's FFA during the whole month of February. read more

WHS Girls Basketball - Regional Tournament

Woodlawn Regional Mon., Feb. 4 Game 1 at 7:00 pm: (8) Sandoval [Coop] vs. (10) O'Fallon (First Baptist Academy) Wed., Feb. 6 Game 2 at 6:00 pm: (1) Centralia (Christ Our Rock Lutheran) . . . read more

District 209 - Important Notice

February 15th - 12:00 Dismissal                            Teacher-In-Service February 18st - No School       . . . read more

NO SCHOOL - Wed., Jan. 30

Due to the weather forecast featuring frigid temperatures and a dangerous wind chill, both Woodlawn High School and Woodlawn Grade School will not be in session tomorrow, 1/30/19. read more

Congrats WHS Cheer Team!

Congratulations to the Woodlawn High School Cheer Team for 1st Place at the MTC Tournament! Top Row - Left to Right: Taylor Maharrey, Harlee Kujawa, Lauren Harris, Payton Loss, Kallista Fitzjerrells, Izzy Frick, Olivia . . . read more

WHS Girls Basketball - Farmer Frenzy Tournament Champions

The WHS Girls Basketball team recently earned 1st place in the Farmer Frenzy Tournament at Elverado High School. Bella Brumbaugh, Madison Tiemann, and Callie Lueking made the All Tournament Team.  Congrats Lady . . . read more

Hungry to Help?

Please join us for the FFA Chili Supper. . .  When:  February 5th, 2019 from 4pm-7pm Where: Woodlawn Baptist Church Advance Tickets: $8 for an adult, $5 for kids 12 years and younger . . . read more

WHS Boys Basketball - MTC Tourney Champs Again!

The WHS boys varsity basketball team won the MTC Tournament on Monday, January 20th at Christ Our Rock.  The Woodlawn Cardinals beat Odin in the championship game 50-44! All Tournament Team: Jake Martin . . . read more

Friends of Woodlawn Athletics

A fundraiser is being held on February 23, 2019 to help raise money in support of the construction of new wheelchair accessible restrooms and a new concession stand for the Woodlawn High School baseball and softball fields to . . . read more

WHS Report Cards

First semester report cards were mailed January 11th for all Woodlawn High School students. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Helbig or Mrs. Witzel.    read more

2019 MTC Boys Basketball Tournament

The Woodlawn High School  Cardinals will be playing in the MTC Tournament starting January 14th. Click on the link below to access the full tourney bracket:  2019 MTC Boys Basketball Tournament read more

WHS Girls Basketball- Farmer Frenzy Tournament

The Woodlawn High School Lady Cardinals will be playing in the Elverado Farmer Frenzy Tournament starting January 15th. Click on the link below to access the full tourney bracket:  WHS Girls Basketball Farmer Frenzy . . . read more

WHS Scholar Bowl Places at Conference Tourney

Great Job! The varsity scholar bowl team placed 3rd in the Midland Trail Conference tournament! Co-MVP: Jon Hefner All-Tourney Honorable Mention: Megan Eckelberry   The . . . read more

WGS-Technology Class

Check It Out... Students at WGS are working on a Flipgrid lesson, making a video of their New Year's Resolutions in technology class! read more

WHS-ICCA Cheer Competition

Congrats to the WHS Cheer team, 7th place Small Varsity! read more

WHS-ICCA Cheer Competition JT

Congratulations WHS Cheer team, 7th place Small Varsity! read more

Delta Theta Tau Daddy-Daughter Dance

Our local Delta Theta Tau chapter is hosting a Daddy-Daughter Dance for K-8 students: Saturday, February 9th 7:00-9:00 pm Woodlawn Grade School Gym   For additional details, check out the EVENT FLYER ! read more

WGS - January Teacher In-Service

Click on the image to the right to view gallery. Teachers at Woodlawn Grade School were involved in a communication and collaboration activity to help their students in the classroom at the recent January In-Service Day.   read more

WGS- Flipgrid Lesson HE

  Check It Out   Students in the WGS technology class are interacting with a Flipgrid lesson. They are working hard on a video of their New Year's Resolutions.  read more

2019 MTC Girls Basketball Tournament

The Woodlawn High School Lady Cardinals will be playing in the conference tournament starting January 2.  Click on the link below to access the full tourney bracket: 2019 MTC Girls Basketball Tournament read more

Spreading Christmas Joy!

Woodlawn Grade School's 7th Grade homeroom classes taught by Miss Hefner and Mrs. Neal visited three local nursing homes recently to spread Christmas joy!  They made Christmas cards and delivered them to the residents, while . . . read more

WHS Boys Basketball - SV Holiday Tourney Bracket

The Woodlawn High School Boys Basketball team is the #1 seed in the Sesser-Valier Holiday Tournament, which will be held over the holiday break.  Click the link below for the full tournament bracket: 2018 Sesser-Valier . . . read more

WHS - Important Dates for End of 1st Semester

Woodlawn High School Dec. 19 - End of 2nd Quarter Dec. 20 - 1-4 Semester Exams Dec. 21 - 5-7 Semester Exams Dec. 22-Jan. 1 - . . . read more

WHS - The Flock - Clothing Drive

The Flock, Woodlawn High School's social service club, is hosting a clothing drive.  Donations are being accepted NOW through Monday, December 17th.  Deliver the donations to Mrs. Wiggins at WHS.  For more information, . . . read more

WGS- 5th Grade Astronomy

Click on the image to the right to view gallery. Fifth Graders welcomed Greg Hollmann, from Rend Lake College, to talk to them about the solar system and the planet Mars. Students learned about different rover missions . . . read more

WGS Kindess Warrior Award

Click on the picture to the right to see full image of all the winners.  Below are the WGS Students that were chosen for the Character Education Kindness Warrior award for the month of November.  K- Mrs Kapp: . . . read more

Mrs. Williams Wins Grant

First Grade teacher, Shawn Williams, received a grant from Tri-County for $500. She plans on using the money to purchase Chromebooks for her classroom. Presenting the grant is Lynn Hutchison.  read more

WHS Blood Drive

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm  Gym 300 North Central Lane Woodlawn, IL 62898 Sponsored by National Honor Society Get a free short-sleeve Red Cross T-shirt when you donate during . . . read more

WGS- Rockets to the Rescue

  The University of Illinois Extension Office offered The Rockets to the Rescue program  to WGS third graders. Click the image to the right to view all images in the gallery.    read more

WGS 2018-2019 Basketball Schedules

Click the links below to access the boys and girls grade school basketball schedules:   2018-2019 WGS Girls Basketball Schedule 2018-2019 WGS Boys Basketball Schedule read more

WHS 2018-2019 Basketball Schedules

Click the links below to access the boys and girls high school basketball schedules, as well as their upcoming tournament information/schedule: 2018-2019 WHS Girls Basketball Schedule 2018 DuQuoin Lady Indian Tip-Off . . . read more

SchoolMessenger - SMS Messages

Woodlawn S chool District #209 uses the SchoolMessenger Notification System to provide timely communication to parents on matters such as emergencies, weather-related closures, attendance, and other messages.  Starting . . . read more

WHS - Honor Roll - 1st Quarter

Congratulations to the following WHS students who earned Honor Roll and High Honor Roll status: 1st Quarter Honor Roll read more

WGS Receives Bench Donation

The Lucky Leprechaun 4H Club and Mt.Vernon Township donated a bench for the Woodlawn Grade School playground made of recycled plastic the 4H Club collected.  Special Thanks to all who contributed to this project! read more

WGS - Fire Safety Presentation

The Woodlawn Fire Department provided a FIRE SAFETY demonstration to WGS Students.  Click the image to the right to view all images in the gallery. read more

WHS Welcomes Office Staff

Woodlawn High School welcomes Susan Decker to the Office Staff.  Susan will be working part-time along with Sherry Brown in the Main Office.  Join WHS in making Susan feel welcome! read more

School Safety Event

The Jefferson County Home and Education Association is hosting an event on  SCHOOL SAFETY.  Deputy Sheriff Clint Taylor will be speaking at the Don Lee Building in Mt. Vernon on Thursday, October 25th at 7:00 p.m.  All . . . read more

Mrs. Little's 2nd Grade Field Trip

Click on the image to view all images from the field trip. read more

WGS Character Education Assembly - September

  Congratulations to all WGS students recognized at the Character Education Assembly! Students were chosen by teachers for the Character Education Award after showing great responsibility during the month . . . read more

WGS Teacher Awarded Grant for Greenhouse

  Congratulations to science teacher, Ms. Lauren Keeler, who received a check for $1,270  from DuPoint Pioneer to start a greenhouse! read more

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Volley for the Cure - Thur Oct 18

On Thursday, October 18th, the WHS Volleyball Team will be hosting "Volley for the Cure" - a night of activities aimed at bringing awareness to the need for a cure for cancer.  The evening will include a spaghetti dinner, . . . read more

Let's Meet Our Foreign Exchange Students

Beatriz Diniz Brazil Julien Rosen Belgium Bela Alexi Germany Woodlawn High School is fortunate . . . read more

WHS Lady Cardinal Softball - Regional Tourney

IHSA Class 1A Softball Regional Location: Bluford (Webber) Regional Admission for the semifinals and championship game - $5 Monday, May 13 Game 1 at 4:30 p.m. - (8) Wayne City at (6) Cisne . . . read more

Woodlawn Cardinal Baseball - Regional Tourney

IHSA Class 1A Baseball Regional  Location:  Norris City (N.C.-Omaha-Enfield) Regional Admission for the semifinals and championship game - $5 Mon., May 13 (Games played at the higher seed) . . . read more

School Physicals

Woodlawn District 209 will be offering school SPORTS PHYSICALS to students on  Tuesday, May 7th.  A sports physical will be required for your child to participate in sports next school year. Please note: . . . read more

Shark Tank Winner

On Thursday, December 7th Mrs. Owens' Accounting students participated in their own version of "Shark Tank". Students presented their product inventions to "Sharks" in hopes of winning the competition. Kayln . . . read more

WHS Student Council Sponsors Anti-Bullying Week

According to stopbullying.org, over 70% of all high schoolers report having seen bullying in their schools .  Let's help stop bullying at WHS! Student Council  invites all WHS students to participate in . . . read more

NO SCHOOL - Veteran's Day Observance - November 10

District #209 (including Woodlawn Grade School and Woodlawn High School) will not be in school on Friday, November 10th , in observance of Veteran's Day. read more

WGS - Winter Sports Schedules

Listed below are the winter sports schedules for Woodlawn Grade School: BOYS BASKETBALL 17-18 GIRLS BASKETBALL 17-18 Go Warriors! read more

WHS - Winter Sports Schedules

Listed below are the winter sports schedules for Woodlawn High School: BOYS BASKETBALL 17-18 GIRLS BASKETBALL 17-18   (Revised) Go Cardinals! read more

WHS Volley for a Cure

  The Volley for a Cure "Pink Out" game was a success! We raised over $4,000 to donate to Nurse Becky, who is currently battling breast cancer. Several people worked hard to decorate the whole school, set up food at . . . read more

WGS Visits Wall of Remembrance

                                                                    . . . read more

Woodlawn Students Experience the Eclipse

Eclipse Day Pics:   WGS | WHS District #209 students got a once in a lifetime experience at school on Monday, August 21st as they experienced a nearly "total" eclipse.  For the first time in many years, . . . read more

School Calendar 2017-18

The first day of school for students will be: Tuesday, August 15 (3:00 Dismissal) To access a list of important dates for the 2017-18 school year, click the link below: 2017-18 District 209 School Calendar read more

17 Tools You Need in 2017

Presented By:  Marsha Garrett and Kelly Owens Listed below are 17 Teacher Tools You Need in 2017: ROE 13 Programs and Services Writing Matters—  a professional development session that will provide . . . read more

Inclement Weather Notice

At Woodlawn Unit School District #209, safety is our number one priority.  Therefore, during times of inclement weather, school may be cancelled.  The school community is notified of this cancellation through the following: . . . read more

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