Edwardsville Police Department Training
Posted: August 30, 2015
The Edwardsville Police Department is in a two year process of training all
officers in the tactics and methods of dealing with a possible armed intruder in
the schools or other places such as workplaces.
This Sunday August 30, 2015, the Edwardsville Police Department with the
assistance of the District 7 Schools, will be holding a multi-jurisdictional
training at Lincoln Middle School on dealing with a possible armed
Eye of the Tiger Broadcasting Club
Posted: August 28, 2015
Edwardsville High School’s Eye of the Tiger Broadcasting Club will work in cooperation with
RiverBender.com to LIVE stream our home football games this season.
For the LIVE video schedule, please visit
http://www.riverbender.com/video/live/ and choose the game you wish to view.
Kid Zone 2015-16 is Off to a Great Start
Posted: August 26, 2015
We have approximately 565 students participating this week in grades K-5 across the District 7 elementary buildings. Staff and students are acclimating to the new school year and getting to know one another through team building activities and recreational games. Parents are reminded that
Thursday by 3 p.m. is the weekly deadline to make any changes to next week’s Kid Zone service, or to enroll for next week. For more information on the Kid Zone program visit the Kid Zone webpage from
www.ecusd7.org/kidzone or contact the Kid Zone office at 655-6011.
Superintendent’s Comments – August 24, 2015, Board of Education Meeting
Posted: August 25, 2015
Classes and extracurricular activities are all underway, and I want to thank the many groups of
people who were responsible for District 7 schools having an outstanding opening to the 2015-
16 school year. We look forward to another excellent year in academics, athletics, fine and
performing arts, and other school activities. I will be visiting classrooms over the next couple of
weeks, and I look forward to seeing our students and teachers actively engaged in learning.
District 7 Encourages the Use of Facebook as a Communication Tool
Posted: August 20, 2015
Last year’s launch of the District 7 Facebook page, along with Facebook pages for all District 7 schools, has been a huge success. This tool has allowed the District to share district news and information with parents and the entire community.
STARS students awarded for pre-collegiate science research
Posted: August 20, 2015
They came to the University of Missouri–St. Louis as aspiring scientists and leave as award-winning researchers.
Nearly 30 high school students in the 2015 Students and Teachers as Research Scientists cohort have snagged an LMI Aerospace Award for Excellence in Research after presenting their research papers to their peers, parents and project mentors.
"Good, solid works approaching that of a starting grad student,” one awards judge remarked.
"I feel like I may have been a bit ‘tough’ because again overall, I thought all of the research and accomplishments were outstanding,” said a second judge.
Superintendent’s Comments – August 10, 2015,
Board of Education Meeting
Posted: August 11, 2015
While school starts for students on August 17, there are many activities
going on behind the scenes to make sure staff and buildings are ready to
welcome students on their first day back. Activities that will take place
this week include:
||New Teacher Orientation
||Building Walk-Throughs from 3:00-8:00 p.m.
||First Day of Student
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