WHS Seniors - Save the Date!
Woodlawn High School SENIORS: 5/9 Tuesday - Graduation Breakfast in the AM at Woodlawn Christian Church 5/10 Wednesday - Last Day for Seniors 5/12 Friday - Awards Day @ 8:45am, Graduation @ . . .
Woodlawn 2023 Pre-K Survey
If you have a student that may be in Woodlawn's pre-k now, or in the near future, please help us by completing this survey: https://forms.gle/ nHNNgacPx9fVsk8t8
Graduation - DVD Recording
WGS and WHS Graduation will be filmed and recorded on DVD again this year. CLICK HERE for an order form for the graduation DVDs.
WGS Spring Events
Spring Concert Woodlawn Grade School will have host a Spring Concert under the direction of Mr. Morgan for high school choir and grade school band and choir on May 4 at 7:00 p.m. Awards Night Woodlawn . . .
Kids Cooking for the Homeless
Join Jefferson County's finest youth chefs as they prepare tasty dishes for all to sample! Children ages 5-18 may enter the contest. Everyone is welcome to attend the event on Saturday, March 18th from . . .
About Woodlawn High School
Woodlawn High School was organized in 1920 by a three-member grade school board which served as the Board for both Woodlawn Grade School and Woodlawn High School until the High School moved into its new building in 1949. The High . . .
WHS Little Cardinals Volleyball Camp
Girls in grades 3-8 (incoming for 2023-2024) are invited to attend: June 12-14 Camp Flyer Camp Registration Form For more information, call or email: Coach Sara Lamczyk at . . .
WHS Brings Home Hardware from Academic Challenge
Woodlawn High School competed in the area's Academic Challenge recently, hosted by Nashville High School. The following students participated: Carson Burkett, Briley Kirgan, Heath Ellis, Amelia . . .
District 209 Teachers Receive Chamber Grants
Congratulations to Erin Berry, Michelle Montgomery, and Michele Smith! These District #209 teachers were winners of the Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce Teacher Grants. (Click image to rotate through gallery.) . . .
E-Learning Lunch - Wednesday, January 25th
In anticipation of an e-Learning day for Wednesday January 25, please SIGN UP HERE if you want your child to take home a lunch today (Tuesday). Lunches are only free for students who qualified for Free or Reduced lunch. All other . . .
Visit Gateway FS to Support WHS FFA
Gateway FS will be donating 3 cents a gallon sold at the Woodlawn Faststop and the Belle Rive Faststop for the month of February to the Jefferson County FFAs. Help out and fill up!
Penny Wars at WHS
Woodlawn High School classes and staff participated in Penny Wars for the whole month of November to benefit Toys for Kids of Jefferson County. As a school, we were able to raise $451 for families this Christmas season. . . .
Art from the Heart
Art from the Heart , sponsored by Family Life Shelter, is being held on Saturday, November 5th at Cedarhurst Center for the Arts from 3:00-6:00 p.m. The event will be an opportunity for the community to purchase treats and . . .
And Your King and Queen for Homecoming 22-23 are...
Woodlawn High School held its yearly Homecoming on Saturday, October 8th, 2022, in a very familiar environment - it has not been since the 2019-2020 school year that Homecoming has been held in the school itself. Organized by grade school . . .
WGS Cross Country - Regional Champs!
Congratulations to the Woodlawn Grade School Cross Country team for earning 1st Place at Regionals and advancing to State! Click on image to view full size.
WGS Baseball - Headed to State
Click image for full size photo. Congratulations to the WGS baseball team! They won the regional championship on Monday and are headed to state! Good luck, Warriors! CLICK HERE for a link to . . .
WGS Softball - Headed to State
Click image for full size photo. Congratulations to the WGS softball team! They won the regional championship on Friday and are headed to state! Good luck, Lady Warriors! CLICK HERE for a link to the . . .
Robinson Transportation - Contacting and Info
It is understandable that with the start of the new school year, there's going to be a few questions. With the start of a new school year AND a new school bus transportation company, there's going to be quite a few questions. If you . . .
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WGS - AM Student Drop Off
Due to the construction project at WGS, there will be some procedural changes for student drop off. When dropping of students in the morning please use the south entrance and drop students off on the south side of the grass berm, in . . .
District #209 Partnering with YMCA for After School Program
Woodlawn USD #209 is happy to announce that it is partnering with the YMCA of Jefferson County to provide after-school services to district students for the 2022-2023 school year. While there is a cost associated with the program, Woodlawn . . .
WGS 2022-2023 School Supply List
If you have a child attending Woodlawn Grade School in 2022-2023, please review the WGS School Supply List shared below: WGS School Supply List For specific questions or concerns, contact WGS at 618-735-2661.
HIRING - Bus Drivers!
Woodlawn District #209 is in need of bus drivers for the 22-23 school year. Robinson Transport, Inc. is providing bussing services for the district and is seeking interested individuals. Message from . . .
Jaxon Reid Hays, 2005-2022
Jaxon Reid Hays 2005-2022 Woodlawn USD 209 is heartbroken over the loss of Jaxon Hays, who was a member of the WHS Class of 2023. Our heartfelt condolences go out to Jaxon's family and friends. We all mourn . . .
No Such Thing as a Free Lunch - Anymore
The federal program that has allowed school districts across the country to offer free breakfast and lunch to all students regardless of income will expire on June 30, 2022. Since 2020, this program has eliminated the need to collect . . .
WGS Cheer Tryouts
Woodlawn Grade School Cheer Tryouts: CHEER TRYOUT PACKET When: May 9th & 10th May 9th: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM May 10th: 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM Tryouts will begin May 10th @ 5:15 PM Please contact . . .
2022-2023 Pre-School Screenings
The Regional Office of Education #13 is hosting Pre-School Screenings for the upcoming school year. Click the image below for the full size flyer and more details.
WGS Sports Physicals - Monday, May 2
School sports physicals are scheduled to held at Woodlawn Grade School on Monday, May 2 for $10. Details and forms are available in the link below: WGS Sports Physicals
Adventure Day - Sponsored by Delta Theta Tau
On Saturday, April 23rd, Delta Theta Tau is hosting "Adventure Day" for kids K-8th Grade. Click on the image to view/print the full page.
WGS - Spring Musical
Woodlawn Grade School Spring Musical is Friday, April 8th at 1:00 p.m. Watch LIVE by CLICKING HERE !
Emergency Bus Issue - March 30/31
Due to a family emergency we will only have 2 bus drivers this afternoon (Wednesday, March 30). We may only have one driver in the morning (Thursday, March 31). We are asking you to take your child to school. If this is . . .
8th Grade Takes on Printmaking
Woodlawn Grade School 8th grade students take on the world of printmaking, under the direction of Mrs. Neesa Hayse. Click button in bottom-right corner of first image to reveal a gallery and view all images.
WGS Book Fair - April 4-8
Woodlawn Grade School is hosting the Scholastic Book Fair during the week of April 4-8. Click the link below to learn more about the event and to participate virtually: WGS Scholastic Book Fair
WGS Honors Club Visits Aquarium
Woodlawn Grade School Honors Club, sponsored by Mrs. Kirgan, recently visited the St. Louis Aquarium. Click button in bottom-right corner of first image to reveal a gallery and view all images.
WHS to Host Country Rhodes Fish Fry
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WHS Yearbook Order Forms Available
School Publications has designed at fantastic yearbook covering the events of 2021-2022. WHS yearbook order forms are now available! Click the image link below to open/print the form. Orders are due by March . . .
Support WHS Youth & Government
Help Woodlawn High School Youth & Government participants by participating in their upcoming produce fundraiser : Saturday, February 19 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. At Woodlawn High School $30 per produce . . .
District #209 Christmas Break
District #209 will be on Christmas break through January 3rd. There will be a teacher in-service on Monday, January 3rd. Students will return to school on Tuesday, January 4th. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
FFA Collecting Donations for Western KY Relief
WHS FFA will be taking donations at Bellview Christmas Light Display this Thursday and Friday. All donations will go to the Western Kentucky Tornado Relief.
Honors Club “Stuffed" the Trophy Case
Last week, WGS Honors Club collected food for our local food pantry. We collected 1,137 items. Way to go WGS! Click button in bottom-right corner of first image to reveal a gallery and view all images.
WGS Christmas Program
Click the link below to watch: Woodlawn Grade School Christmas Program Thursday, December 16th at 1:00 p.m.
WGS Honor Club Students
Woodlawn Grade School Honor Club students work with younger WGS students.
What a Hoot! Mrs. Hefner's 4th Grade Class Dissects Owl Waste
Mrs. Hefner's 4th Grade at Woodlawn Grade School recently dissected owl waste in class. The students loved finding all of the bones and figuring out what animals the owl ate! Click button in bottom-right corner of first . . .
The Nesties - WHS 1st Quarter Awards Assembly
Woodlawn High School hosted The Nesties on Thursday, October 21st. The Nesties is the quarterly awards assembly at WHS. Congrats to all award recipients: Triple A - Awesome . . .
WHS Volleyball - REGIONALS
Albion (Edwards County) Regional Mon., Oct. 25 Match 1 at 6:00 pm: (8) Wayne City vs. (9) Thompsonville Tue., Oct. 26 Match 2 at 5:30 pm: (3) Grayville vs. (11) Cisne Match 3 at 6:30 pm: (5) Albion (Edwards County) vs. . . .
District #209 Now Offering Test-to-Stay Program
In order to ease the burden of having to exclude students from school due to ISBE/IDPH requirements for being a close contact to a student who has tested positive for COVID-19, Woodlawn USD #209 has instituted a . . .
NEVER FORGET - WGS 9/11 Artwork
Woodlawn Grade School art teacher Neesa Hayse had her students create a special gallery of artwork memorializing the events of 9/11 with a title of "Never Forget." Click button in bottom-right corner of first image to . . .
WGS SPECIAL THANKS
Woodlawn Grade School sends out a SPECIAL THANKS to the WGS Booster Club and Kate Page Designs for the update to the trophy cases. Go Warriors!
WHS Lady Cards Volleyball Fundraiser
See any volleyball player or coach for details/tickets.
5th Grade WIGWAMS
Ms. Leffler's 5th Grade class at WGS made Native American homes for the Woodland tribes called WIGWAMS.
Mrs. Orrill's 5th Grade Class and the Pueblo Indians
Mrs. Orrill's 5th Grade class at Woodlawn Grade School recently spent time painting and learning about the Pueblo Indians. Click button in bottom-right corner of first image to reveal a gallery and view all images.
District #209 School Board Hosts Special Meeting Regarding Building Projects
Thursday, September 23rd Woodlawn USD #209 will have a hearing at 6pm on 9/23 regarding the district seeking to raise $4.2 million in working cash bonds to be used for district building projects.
Download the App
Woodlawn District #209 has an APP! The app is available for IOS and Android phones. Get the latest news, sports schedules, notifications, and quick access to the website. DOWNLOAD it now! . . .
WHS - Fall Sports Pictures
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WHS - School Pictures
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WGS PTO Hosts Aquatic Zoo Swim Party
Special Thanks to the Woodlawn Grade School PTO for an awesome evening at the Aquatic Zoo! Our students greatly appreciate the efforts of PTO.
FBLA Hosts Back to School Bash
You're invited! Woodlawn High School FBLA is sponsoring a Back to School Bash on Friday, August 20th in the WHS Parking Lot. The event is open to the community. THANK YOU to our event sponsors: Mellott Cattle, . . .
FREE Services for You & Your Family
Woodlawn families are invited to the... HAND UP SUMMIT on Saturday, August 14th 9 am - 2 pm Veterans Memorial Park FREE BACKPACKS & SCHOOL SUPPLIES FREE SPORTS PHYSICALS FREE DENTAL CARE FREE . . .
District #209 School Registration
WGS registration is Thursday July 29th from 1-5pm. WHS registration will be on Tuesday July 27th from 1-6pm. Online registration through TeacherEase is now open. Parents can register their students online by using . . .
WHS Hosts Blood Drive
AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE Woodlawn High School is sponsoring a blood drive in conjunction with the American Red Cross. Please visit redcrossblood.org and . . .
Woodlawn's Veterans Memorial Fundraiser
SATURDAY, JULY 17TH Woodlawn's Mayor, Rodney Airington, proclaimed July 17th as Woodlawn's Veterans Memorial Day. The Veterans Committee is hosting a BBQ Drive Thru Fundraiser at the Woodlawn Community Building from . . .
WGS - Warrior Awards Day - Monday, May 24th
Woodlawn Grade School will be hosting Warrior Awards Day on Monday, May 24th FOR STUDENTS ONLY. The event will be live streamed on YouTube for parents and families to watch remotely. Warrior Awards Day - Monday, . . .
WGS 8th Grade - Class of 2021 Video
Woodlawn Grade School - Class of 2021
WHS Accounting Students Earn Accolades
Woodlawn High School's Accounting class competed virtually in the 23rd Annual SIUC Accounting Challenge this semester. The competition is a two-part event including an objective test of accounting knowledge and a team trivia . . .
Mrs. Little's 2nd Grade Heads to Surgery
At Woodlawn Grade School recently... Mrs. Little’s 2nd grade Contractionologists doing surgery to contraction words. Click on first picture to scroll through gallery.
WGS Honors Club Takes a Hike
Woodlawn Grade School Honors Club spent the day at Giant City State Park hiking and enjoying a tasty homestyle meal. Click on first picture to scroll through gallery.
ELKS Patriotism Essay Contest Winners
Congratulations to the following Woodlawn Grade School students who placed in the ELKS Patriotism Essay Contest: Riley Parrish - 1st Place - Lodge Level, 3rd Place - District Brylin Hays and Sydney King - Tied for 2nd . . .
New Benches at WGS
Special thanks to WALGREENS and the ROE for putting together the new benches at the entrance to Woodlawn Grade School. Also, much appreciation to Robb Schwarzlose for delivering the benches. What a nice addition to WGS!
Overseas Trip Fundraiser
The Woodlawn High School Overseas Trip, organized by Mrs. Scott, is hosting a gun raffle to raise money for their Summer 2021 trip. For a $3 raffle ticket, you could become the owner of a Ruger 10/22. Raffle drawing will be . . .
Upcoming Blood Drive
The Woodlawn High School National Honor Society is hosting a blood drive: Monday, May 17th 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. First Baptist Church of Woodlawn Woodlawn, IL 62898 Please help us help . . .
Celebrating 100 Days of School
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WGS - Sports Schedules
Woodlawn Grade School has published the sports schedules for boys and girls basketball. They are linked below. For up-to-date information, be sure to LIKE our district Facebook page: . . .
WHS - Winter Sports Schedules
Woodlawn High School has published the sports schedules for boys and girls basketball. They are linked below. For up-to-date information, be sure to LIKE our district Facebook page: . . .
Senior Parents - FAFSA Graduation Requirement
IMPORTANT REMINDER : FAFSA completion is required for seniors to graduate. So far, out of 43 students in the senior class, only 28 have completed the FAFSA at this time. In addition, I have received two FAFSA . . .
FREE FOOD GIVEAWAY
THIS IS OPEN TO ALL CHILDREN 18 AND UNDER WHO LIVE IN JEFFERSON COUNTY. You do NOT have to be a District 80 student. IMPORTANT INFORMATION! District 80 will host a food distribution this Friday, December 18th from . . .
WGS SAYS THANK YOU!
The Woodlawn Grade School students and staff would like to say THANK YOU to the WGS PTO and Booster Club for providing nachos and popcorn for all. This kind and tasty gesture was much appreciated!
WHS - Start of 2nd Semester
As Woodlawn High School returns to school in January, students will return on the existing hybrid schedule with plans to transition to a normal, full-time schedule on Tuesday, January 19th. VERY IMPORTANT - Please pay . . .
Student Council Sponsors Christmas Week Dress-Up Days
Woodlawn High School - Let's get in the Christmas spirit with Student Council! Monday and Tuesday (Dec 14 & 15) Ugly Christmas Sweater Day Wednesday and Thursday (Dec 16 & 17) Pajama Day . . .
WGS Spirit Wear - Honor Club Fundraiser
Woodlawn Grade School Honor Club is sponsoring a WGS Spirit Wear Sale! Click the image at left to see the full order form. To place an order: - Visit https://woodlawnschools.itemorder.com . . .
WHS Blood Drive - December 9
Woodlawn High School National Honor Society is hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, December 9th from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Woodlawn. Click the image for more details.
Sherry Williams - Homecoming Parade Grand Marshall
Sherry Williams, Class of 1963, served as the Grand Marshall of the inaugural WHS Homecoming Parade. Sherry is an active member of the Woodlawn community serving with many organizations and continuously works to make our town a better . . .
WHS Homecoming Parade
Woodlawn High School held its first ever Homecoming Parade on Wednesday, November 4th at 1:00 p.m. The parade started at the First Baptist Church of Woodlawn and continued throughout town, finishing the route in front of Woodlawn . . .
CEO - Class Event
The Jefferson County CEO class is sponsoring a DRIVE-IN movie night on Friday, October 30th Click on the flyer for more details!
WGS Cross Country Headed to STATE!
Good luck to Woodlawn Grade School Cross Country team members Chris Hale, Kobey Elkins, Hanley Lamacchia, and Zelena Koch at the State Cross Country Meet!
WGS Spirit Week
Woodlawn Grade School will host SPIRIT WEEK during the week of Oct. 26: Monday, October 26th: Jersey & Favorite Team Day Tuesday, October 27th: Flannel and P.J. Day . . .
Cusumano Vegetable Bundles - Overseas Trip Fundraiser
Help our students who are going overseas in 2021! We will be participating in the produce bundles through Cusumano & Sons. Pre-Order Options: You can pre-order . . .
WGS - Girls Basketball Open Gym
Woodlawn Grade School Girls Basketball is in need of players! Open gyms are being held now on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:00 p.m. All interested players are welcome. Contact Coach Johnston or Coach Maharrey for . . .
FAFSA Night - Virtually
FAFSA Night Virtually on Tuesday, Oct. 13th or Tuesday, Oct. 20th from 5:30-6:30 pm Click the image below for more details (including meeting codes).
Mrs. Little's 2nd Grade Class Makes French Fries!
Mrs. Little's 2nd Grade Class recently had the opportunity to learn about taking potatoes from farm to table. They were fortunate to benefit from Mrs. Herzing's garden! The students got to experience the process of . . .
Mrs. Orrill's 5th Grade Totem Poles
Mrs. Orrill's fifth graders recently designed totem poles after their study of Native Americans on the Northwest Coast. Click on the first image and then scroll through the gallery to see all.
WGS - Virtual Book Fair
You are encouraged to participate in Woodlawn Grade School's Virtual Book Fair! It begins on Monday, Sept. 21 and runs through Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020. Click on the "Book Fair" image to get . . .
2019-2020 WHS Yearbooks Are In!
Current Pupils & Esteemed Alumni (Class of 2020): YEARBOOKS are in! Drop by the main office to pick up your copy - they are ready to go home! Extras are available for $40.
District 209 - Board Meeting Notice
The District #209 monthly School Board meeting for September will be held on: Thursday, September 24th Meeting will start at 6 pm with the FY21 budget hearing. Click here to review the FY21 budget (draft).
TUTORING @ WHS
Mrs. Hodge has developed a new tutoring schedule to allow students an equal opportunity to attend during the blended school days. She will be available after school until 3:10 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for in-person tutoring. She will . . .
WHS - Hybrid Schedule Plan - Effective 9/14
Posted 9/9/20 After consulting with the school board in a special meeting last night, it was determined that WHS will return to school with a hybrid schedule beginning Monday, Sept 14, until at least the end of the 1st quarter. WGS . . .
District #209 Welcomes New Staff
By: Izzy Frick There’s no doubt that Woodlawn High School and Woodlawn Grade School have a great deal of awesome staff members. However, the list just got a little bigger and better. Our school district will be welcoming a . . .
District Remote Learning Plan
Adopted 12/17/2020 This Remote Learning Plan has been created by district administration and staff. The following document will provide general district information, as well as specific procedures that apply to Woodlawn Grade . . .
WHS Remote Learning - Update as of 9/1
Wednesday, September 2nd, will be a Remote Learning Planning Day at Woodlawn High School. Woodlawn Grade School will be in session, however. There will not be student attendance at Woodlawn High School. WHS will move to remote . . .
WGS - School Picture Day - Sept 4
Woodlawn Grade School will have School Picture Day on: Friday, September 4th
WHS Golf - Fall 2020
Woodlawn High School Boys and Girls golf practice will begin on Monday, August 10th at Indian Hills Golf Course in Mt Vernon from 3pm-5pm. All athletes must have a current sports physical on file or bring with you to the golf course that . . .
Return to School Plan
*Plans updated as of 8/10/20 In a special board meeting, the Woodlawn USD #209 Board of Education approved beginning the 2020-2021 school year with in-person instruction, with modifications made to daily routines to follow ISBE and . . .
Online registration for the 2020-21 school year opened on 7/15 for returning students. We highly encourage all families to use the online registration option, which is available through a parent's TeacherEase account. In person . . .
WGS - School Supply List
Listed below are the school supply lists for Woodlawn Grade School students: Kindergarten - Third Grade Fourth Grade - Eighth Grade IF YOU NEED A LITTLE EXTRA HELP WITH PURCHASING SCHOOL SUPPLIES . . .
Overseas Trip Fundraiser - Woodlawn Face Masks
Since our annual fish fry fundraiser was canceled due to COVID-19 and the unforeseen future with this disease, we have decided to have masks created specifically for grade school and high school in hopes to raise funds for WHS . . .
Congratulations to the WGS Class of 2020
Woodlawn Grade School - Class of 2020 Valedictorians - Alli Downes, Heath Ellis Salutatorians - Mariah Grezch, Maddie Howard, Kennadi Odum, Chance Phelps, Olivia Skinner, Aryka Warren To see images of . . .
Congratulations to the WHS Class of 2020
Woodlawn High School - Class of 2020 Valedictorians - Chase Hollenkamp, Blake McKay, Lance Wenzel Salutatorian - Race Rynski To see images of all graduates, click on either gallery to get started.
WHS and WGS will be hosting private drive-in graduations on Saturday, May 30th (weather permitting). Attendance is unfortunately limited to the students and their immediate family as parking space is limited. 8th grade and Senior . . .
End of School Year
The district will be updating the school calendar to show the last day of school as May 12 and May 6-12 will be designated as Remote Learning Planning Days. As a result, the last batch of school work for both WGS and WHS will have a . . .
WGS - Heath Ellis - Special Recognition
Heath Ellis is the WGS recipient that should have attended the Principal's Collegiate Network Recognition Dinner in Jefferson County. He was chosen to receive this honor because of his academic achievement and moral . . .
WGS - 3rd Quarter Honor Roll
Woodlawn Grade School has published the 3rd Quarter Honor Roll. Congratulations to all students! WGS 3rd Quarter Honor Roll
WHS - Order Your Yearbook!
Well, this is definitely a year that we don't want to forget! Be sure to order your 2019-2020 WHS Yearbook by completing the form and mailing to or dropping off at WHS. Checks payable to Woodlawn High School. Mailing . . .
WHS - Title I Remote Learning
Woodlawn High School Title I Remote Learning Woodlawn High School offers Title I Services to all students and these services are funded through federal grants. Ordinarily, students can take advantage of these services by . . .
WHS Prom - Date Changed to July 4th
Woodlawn High School 2020 Prom "Written in the Stars" Saturday, July 4th 7:00-11:00 p.m. A Fair Barn - Salem, IL Tickets are priced at $25/person. . . .
Remote Learning Plan
In an effort to continue educational services while students are at home, Woodlawn #209 has developed a Remote Learning Plan. Documents related to this plan are listed below. If you have any questions, contact the appropriate . . .
School Closure - Update as of March 20th
Friday, March 20, 2020 9:30 p.m. Dear Woodlawn Grade School and Woodlawn High School Staff and Community, On Friday, March 20th, Governor Pritzker issued an executive order requiring residents to “stay at . . .
WHS - Freshman Orientation
Due to the current regulations in our country surrounding COVID-19, Freshman Orientation is postponed for now. Once it is rescheduled, information will be shared as well as posted here on the school website. If . . .
Booster Club Scholarship
Message from Booster Club to WHS Seniors: Hey WHS seniors... We are doing something a little different this year with Booster Club scholarships. They are being mailed to all qualifying seniors. YOU will be responsible . . .
Rend Lake College - Registration
For the Class of 2020: If you plan to attend RLC, registration will be handled differently this spring. Because we won’t be able to do registration at WHS, they want seniors to make appointments via phone/teleconferencing. . . .
WHS - 3rd Quarter Honor Roll
Woodlawn High School has published the 1st Quarter Honor Roll. Congratulations to all students! WHS 3rd Quarter Honor Roll
Woodlawn 209 - Google Drive (Access to Files During School Closure)
Woodlawn #209 (including Woodlawn Grade School and Woodlawn High School) has created a Google Drive for parents and students to access. This drive contains files/assignments for many of the classes. Link to Woodlawn #209 . . .
Letter to Parents - COVID-19 and School Closure
Monday, March 16, 2020 3:30 p.m. Please read the following letter concerning the school closure that begins Tuesday, March 17. Also, below is a link to a form to complete if you would like your child to have a school . . .
Mrs. Little's 2nd Grade Class - Military Service Project
The 2nd graders in Mrs. Little's class recently had a service project. First Sargent Ryan Crews of the Mt Vernon Police Department and of the Illinois Army National Guard asked the class to adopt a female soldier currently . . .
School Closure - Due to Concerns Over COVID-19
Friday, March 13, 2020 4:30 p.m. Today, Governor Pritzker announced all schools will be closed in Illinois beginning on Tuesday, March 17 and may reopen on Monday March 30. Additional learning activities may be sent home on . . .
WHS Boys Basketball - Sectional Tickets
Congrats to the Cards on beating Cobden 57-43 in the sectional semi-final! WHS will play Friday night in the championship of the Norris City sectional against either Okawville or Goreville at 7pm. Tickets for Fri night's game . . .
WGS Visits St. Louis Symphony
Woodlawn Grade School third grade students visited the St. Louis Symphony recently. Click on the image at right to view gallery.
In Memory of Sherry Willis, WGS Kindergarten Teacher
Mrs. Sherry Willis was a beloved teacher at Woodlawn Grade School. She taught kindergarten for over 30 years, and was loved, respected, and remembered by her students, fellow teachers, . . .
WGS Boys Basketball - Headed to STATE!
Congratulations to the Woodlawn Grade School boys basketball team on their regional championship! A win over the St. Mary Knights sealed their invitation to the SIJHSAA Class S State Tournament. The team . . .
4th Graders Celebrate MLK, Jr.
At Woodlawn Grade School, Ms. Johnston's 4th Grade students celebrated Martin Luther King, Jr. by creating a wall mural as a part of a class art project. Click on the image to expand.
Morgan Tuff - Fundraising Event for the Sarah Morgan Family
Sarah Morgan, our friend and coworker, was in a serious car accident on January 12th. She, along with her husband Daniel, sustained serious injuries, and Sarah is still hospitalized. They both have a . . .
Morgan Tuff - T-SHIRTS
WHS is selling t-shirts in support of our ag teacher and friend, Sarah Morgan. The t-shirt design is shown below (front and back), and the price is $15. CLICK HERE to view/print the t-shirt order form. . . .
NEW Website Look!
This website is getting a makeover! Kee p an eye on www.woodlawnschools.org for a new and improved look. Information and navigation will remain virtually the same. Several students and some staff collaborate to make this . . .
WGS - Daddy-Daughter Dance
Delta Theta Tau Sorority is hosting a Daddy-Daughter Dance on February 8th and 6:00 p.m. For more information, click on the link below. Daddy-Daughter Dance Flyer
WGS - Honor Roll - 2nd Quarter
Woodlawn Grade School has published the 2nd Quarter Honor Roll. Congratulations to all students! WGS 2nd Quarter Honor Roll
WHS - 2nd Quarter Honor Roll
Woodlawn High School has published the 1st Quarter Honor Roll. Congratulations to all students! WHS 2nd Quarter Honor Roll
WHS - Boys Basketball - Midland Trail Conference Tourney
The Woodlawn Cardinals boys basketball team will be playing in the Midland Trail Conference Tournament starting on Tuesday, January 21st at 7:00 p.m. (at WHS). Attached is the bracket for next week's tournament hosted . . .
WHS - FBLA Southern Area Conference Results
On Thursday, January 9th, WHS took 50 students to the Future Business Leaders of America Southern Area Conference at SIU-Carbondale. The day was filled with meetings, icebreakers, competitive events, speakers, and awards! The . . .
WHS - Seniors Planning to Attend RLC or KC
A rep from KC will be here next Wednesday, January 22nd at 10:00 am and a representative from RLC will be coming to the high school next Thursday, January 23rd at 10:00 am to meet with seniors to help you apply for KC or Rend Lake College . . .
WGS - 2020 Ice Breaker Tournament
Woodlawn Grade School will be hosting the 2020 Ice Breaker Tournament starting on January 7th. Click the link below for a full tournament bracket: 2020 WGS Ice Breaker Tournament
WHS Girls Basketball - Farmer Frenzy Tournament
The Woodlawn Lady Cardinals will be participating in the 2020 Farmer Frenzy Tournament at Elverado High School beginning Saturday, January 18th. Click the link below for the complete tournament bracket: 2020 Farmer Frenzy . . .
WHS Mega-Night of Basketball - Jan. 11
The schedule for the Mega-Night at Woodlawn H.S. vs. Altamont on January 11, 2020 is as follows: 1:00 Boys JV 2:30 Girls Varsity 4:00 Boys Varsity
WHS Boys Basketball - Duster Thomas Hoops Classic
This year, the Woodlawn High School boys basketball team will be heading a different direction over the holidays. The Cardinals are a part of the Duster Thomas Hoops Classic in Pinckneyville, IL. Click the link below for the . . .
Woodlawn High School - Flag Project
Woodlawn High School gymnasium is the home to many community events and outreaches. It is the goal to present an area that everyone in the community can be proud of. To better the gymnasium, a project has been started to raise . . .
Illinois State Scholars
Congratulations to the 2019-2020 WHS Illinois State Scholars: Chase Hollenkamp Blake McKay Felicity McKee Lance Wenzel Selection is made by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission and is . . .
WHS Blood Drive - Wed., Dec. 11
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm WHS Old Gym 300 North Central Lane Woodlawn, IL 62898 Sponsored by National Honor Society
WHS Boys Basketball - Carlyle Tourney
The Woodlawn Cardinals kick off the boys basketball season at the 2019 Kaskaskian Classic held at Carlyle High School. Click the link below to access the full tournament bracket. 2019 Kaskaskian Classic (at Carlyle High School)
WHS Girls Basketball Team - DuQuoin Tip Off Classic Champs
Congratulations to the WHS Girls Basketball team on winning the 2019 DuQuoin Tip Off Classic this past weekend! In addition, Cheyenne Bailey was selected to the All Tournament Team. The team is coached by Matt Patterson and . . .
District #209 - November Board Meeting - Date Change
The District #209 School Board meeting, originally scheduled for November 21st, will now be held on Monday, November 25th at 6:00 p.m.
FFA - Culver's - Fundraising Night
Join Woodlawn High School FFA at Culver's in Mt. Vernon on Saturday, December 7th from 4:00-8:00 pm FFA will receive 10% of all proceeds of dine-in and drive-thru. Tips are appreciated. . . .
WHS Girls Basketball - DuQuoin Tip Off
The Woodlawn Lady Cardinals basketball team will open the season at the DuQuoin Tip Off on Monday, November 18th. Click the link below for the full schedule. Good luck, Lady Cardinals! 2019 DuQuoin Girls Tip Off
International Travel Opportunity - WHS
Freshmen, sophomores, juniors... have you ever wanted to know what it’d be like to visit the Eiffel Tower or see the London Bridge in person? Well, here’s your chance! An international trip to . . .
WGS - 1st Quarter Honor Roll
Woodlawn Grade School has published the 1st Quarter Honor Roll. Congratulations to all students! WGS 1st Quarter Honor Roll
WGS Softball - 3rd at State
WGS softball team finished the softball season with a 3rd place finish at the SIJHSAA Softball Class S State tournament in Coulterville on October 10th. WGS rallied from behind in the opening game against Jasper-Geff early in the . . .
WHS Booster Club Meeting - November 5th
Next Booster Club Meeting: Tuesday, November 5th 6:00 p.m. Booster Club membership forms are available in the office. Questions? Call Leslie Knox at 618-735-2232.
WHS - 1st Quarter Honor Roll
Woodlawn High School has published the 1st Quarter Honor Roll. Congratulations to all students! WHS 1st Quarter Honor Roll
Cardinals Cheer on Former Volleyball Standout Annie Wehrheim
By: Elaina Montgomery On September 10 th , the WHS volleyball team, along with the Woodlawn volleyball community and fans, went to a volleyball game at SIUC. What was so special? The opponent was SEMO, and playing for . . .
NO SCHOOL - October 14th
On Monday, October 14 th , school won’t be in session in honor of Columbus Day. Enjoy your day off!
District #209 - Parent-Teacher Conferences
District #209 will be holding Parent-Teacher Conferences on: Tuesday, October 15 and Tuesday, October 22 At Woodlawn High School, parents can call the main office (618-735-2631) to schedule an appointment . . .
FAFSA Night at WHS
Woodlawn High School will be having a FAFSA night at the high school! Parents and seniors are invited to come. This event will take place at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 9th. It will be held in Mrs. Owens classroom (Room 103). . . .
Volley for the Cure - Thur Oct 10
The Woodlawn High School Volleyball team will be holding their annual Volley for the Cure game this year on October 10 th in Sides Gymnasium. The freshman game starts at 5:15 with the JV and Varsity games to follow. There will be . . .
WGS Softball - Regional Champs!
Congratulations to the Woodlawn Grade School softball team on their 2019 Class S Regional Championship over Summersville! The Woodlawn Lady Warriors will now play in the Class S State Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 5th at 3:30 vs. . . .
WGS - Baseball & Softball Regional Tournaments
Click the links below to view the tournament pairings for the Woodlawn Grade School baseball and softball regional tournaments: WGS Baseball - Regional Tournament WGS Softball - Regional Tournament
FFA Horse Judging
Woodlawn FFA recently attended the Mt. Vernon Saddle Club horse-judging event Team placed third overall Kallista Fitzjerrells placed 4th Shaylin Arnold placed 12th Blaine . . .
By: Madison Moser As the 2019-2020 school year begins, the Woodlawn School District is experiencing a shift in staff. Mr. Eric Helbig has added to his position as the high school principal and has also become the . . .
2019 WHS Homecoming
Woodlawn High School Homecoming: Congratulations to King Lance Wenzel and Queen Payton Groennert Saturday, November 9th Coronation - 7:00 p.m. Dance - . . .
WHS - A Day in the Life...
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a student at Woodlawn High School? Well, I’m here to walk you through what my typical school day looks like. As a sophomore, I get to see a wide variety of teaching styles and . . .
WHS - New Student Luncheon
Woodlawn High School recently held a "New Student Luncheon" to welcome all of the new students that arrived on campus this fall. The event was organized by Mrs. Sara Wiggins, Social Worker, and Mrs. Leslie Witzel, . . .
WHS - Foreign Exchange Students
At Woodlawn High School, we are fortunate to partner with local exchange programs to host students from other countries. Every year we host a few students. They get to see what it’s like to be an American . . .
2019-2020 WHS Student Council Elected
Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Student Council members: Seniors Chase Hollenkamp Jaid Burkett Lance Wenzel Payton Groennert . . .
Striving to get an outstanding score on your SAT? Well, PrepFactory is just for you! This website’s goal is to help prepare you for the big day. It is a free and interactive site full of many resources. It breaks the test up . . .
FBLA Back to School BASH - Thanks!
FBLA would like to thank the sponsors of the 2019 Back to School BASH : Butler Supplies Carol Ann at Studio B First Baptist Church of Woodlawn HemBeez Honey Modern Fabrication . . .
WGS - School Supply List
Click the link below to view the school supply list: 2019-2020 WGS School Supply List
Online registration for the 2019-20 school year is now available for returning WHS or WGS students. If you register online there is no need to come to registration day. You may use the TeacherEase parent portal to access online . . .
2019-2020 Important Dates
District 209 2019-2020 School Year Monday, August 12 - Teacher In-Service Tuesday, August 13 - First Day of School
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 . . .
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. . . .
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 . . .
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
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 . . .
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
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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.
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
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 . . .
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 . . .
Have a great spring break! Monday, April 15 - Monday, April 22 Students return to school Tuesday, April 23
WHS Yearbooks for Sale
You make the YEAR, we make the BOOK! WHS Yearbook order forms are now available - only $40! (Including options for ads and/or senior personals) Click the link below to get yours: 2020-2021 . . .
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.
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 . . .
February Board Meeting Date Change
Notice: School Board meeting changed to Monday, February 24th. (originally scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 20th)
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, . . .
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.
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: . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
NO SCHOOL - Monday, March 11
Due to a Teacher Institute, there will be NO SCHOOL for District 209 on Monday, March 11.
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 . . .
WHS Boys Basketball - Regional Tournament
The WHS Boys Basketball team will be playing in the EDWARDS COUNTY (ALBION) Regional Tournament. Game times are as follows: Mon., Feb. 24 Game 1 at 6:00 pm: (1) Woodlawn vs. (16) Grayville Game 2 at 7:30 pm: . . .
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.
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 . . .
WGS - 7th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament
Woodlawn Grade School will be hosting the 7th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament February 18-20. Click the following link for the tournament bracket: 2020 WGS 7th Grade Tournament
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. . . .
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.
WHS Girls Basketball - Regional Tournament
The Woodlawn Lady Cardinals girls basketball team start regional play on Wed., Feb. 12th at the Edwards County Class 1A Regional Tournament. The tournament schedule is as follows: IHSA Girls Basketball Albion (Edwards . . .
District 209 - Important Notice
February 15th - 12:00 Dismissal Teacher-In-Service February 18st - No School . . .
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.
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 . . .
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.
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
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 . . .
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 . . .
Check It Out... Students at WGS are working on a Flipgrid lesson, making a video of their New Year's Resolutions in technology class!
WHS-ICCA Cheer Competition
Congrats to the WHS Cheer team, 7th place Small Varsity!
WHS-ICCA Cheer Competition JT
Congratulations WHS Cheer team, 7th place Small Varsity!
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 !
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.
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.
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
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 . . .
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 . . .
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 - . . .
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, . . .
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 . . .
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: . . .
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.
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 . . .
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.
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
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 . . .
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 . . .
WHS - Honor Roll - 1st Quarter
Congratulations to the following WHS students who earned Honor Roll and High Honor Roll status: 1st Quarter Honor Roll
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!
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.
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!
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 . . .
Mrs. Little's 2nd Grade Field Trip
Click on the image to view all images from the field trip.
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 . . .
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!
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, . . .
Let's Meet Our Foreign Exchange Students
Beatriz Diniz Brazil Julien Rosen Belgium Bela Alexi Germany Woodlawn High School is fortunate . . .
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 . . .
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) . . .
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: . . .
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 . . .
WHS - Important Dates for End of 1st Semester
Woodlawn High School Mark Your Calendars: Dec. 18 - End of 2nd Quarter Dec. 19 - 1-4 Semester Exams 2:10 Dismissal Dec. 20 - 5-7 Semester . . .
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 . . .
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.
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!
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!
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 . . .
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, . . .
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
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 . . .
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: . . .