Please join us on July 23rd as we celebrate Early Childhood Education at the Kankakee Farmer's Market. Along with getting a safety check for your car seat, you can gather lots of great resources to help with raising thriving children.
3 months ago, James Duggan
EC at the Market
Good afternoon, there will not be on site new student registration on Thursday or Friday of this week. Registration for new students will resume on Tuesday, July 5th. For information call Jackie Hazzard at 815-929-4600 Monday through Thursday from 7:30 am to 3:00 pm. Thanks and have a safe holiday weekend!
3 months ago, James Duggan
Math is all around you as you travel during your daily activities. Share it with your child by pointing out shapes, patterns and more:
3 months ago, James Duggan
Bourbonnais Elementary School District 53 is looking for a few new team members. We currently have openings in Early Childhood, Special Education and Physical Education. Click this link to explore all the opportunities in BESD 53.
4 months ago, James Duggan
Hi, we sent this link to sign up for Bright By Text in April and got 110 responses. If you missed it the last time, here is your chance. I just need three pieces of information to sign you up for this amazing service to help your raise children up to age eight. I know everyone can use a little help! Here is the link:
4 months ago, James Duggan
Hi, We still have openings for some of our Summer enrichment programs. Take a look and see if the Yoga, Art, Improvisation or Gardening sessions might be a good fit. These will all be free of charge. Thanks!
4 months ago, James Duggan
The playground work around the district is approximately 50% complete. The students are going to love the new look when they return in August.
4 months ago, James Duggan
Playground Update
BESD53 Families, This is a reminder that this Friday, May 27th is a regular full attendance day. School will be in session all day as usual. Thank you!
4 months ago, Director of Technology
Bus 17 has a last minute sub driving today and is about 15 mins behind.
4 months ago, Mike Burmeister
The new playground project is underway at Liberty Intermediate. Here is a look at the walkway and the early stages of the equipment construction. The entire project will be done in about 3 weeks. The Shabbona project has also begun. We will share some photos of that site next week.
4 months ago, James Duggan
Nacho Average Employee Day at BESD#53 Thank you to our Wonderful staff for making a Difference everyday. We would like to give Aramark a shoutout for the Amazing Nacho Bar they set up at each school today.
5 months ago, Marelyn Routson
teacher sign
¡Festival de Salud Mental y Bienestar! Ven y disfruta de una variedad de actividades enfocadas en la juventud presentadas por nuestras organizaciones locales enfocadas en la comunidad. sábado 14 de mayo de 2022 8:00 am a 12:00 pm Mercado de agricultores de Kankakee Intersección de S. Schuyler Ave. y Merchant St.
5 months ago, James Duggan
Mental Health and Wellness Fest! Come and enjoy a variety of youth focused activities presented by our local community focused organizations. Saturday May 14, 2022 8:00 am to 12:00 pm Kankakee Farmer's Market Intersection of S. Schuyler Ave. & Merchant St.
5 months ago, James Duggan
Blessings in a Backpack does a great deal for students in our district. Here is a chance to help them out. They will hold their annual Pasta Dinner Fundraiser on June 5th between 4:30 pm and 7:00 pm. This will be at The Grow Center / Central Christian Church. You can purchase tickets or sign up to volunteer using this link:
5 months ago, James Duggan
Love them enough to have them in the right seat! Call the Kankakee Health Department to schedule your free car seat inspection. 815-802-9400 and press 5. Free car seats may be available based on eligibility and supply.
5 months ago, James Duggan
Earth Day planting ceremony at Liberty Intermediate.
5 months ago, Marelyn Routson
Earth day
Liberty Earth day
Happy Earth Day! We started the morning off with ceremonial tree plantings at each school.
5 months ago, Marelyn Routson
pre dig
Bugc tree
We partnered with Connect Roasters of Bourbonnais to show our staff we "Appreciate them A Latte" What an amazing event this was. The Lattes were out of this world and we can't even begin to say enough good things about the Connect Roasters Team. What a great group of hardworking guys who give back to their communities!! If anyone is planning a coffee event reach out to Connect Roasters you will be amazed.
6 months ago, Marelyn Routson
Connect Roasters
Coffee Barista
Lib Custodian
Teacher Coffee
7 months ago, Marelyn Routson
Lynn Job Fair
Good morning! Today is the end of the third quarter. Report cards will go home after Spring Break on Friday, April 1st. Thanks!
7 months ago, James Duggan
report card