My Stop is a web-based application available to all Unit 5 parents to access live bus GPS information using a smartphone, tablet or computer and securely view the current location of their child’s bus on routes. The system also provides the school bus’s estimated time of arrival at your child’s bus stop. For directions, CLICK HERE.
Elementary: 7:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
High Schools: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Junior High: 8:45 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
CELEBRATION AT 70
Unit 5 is planning a 70th celebration at 6 p.m., Aug. 22 at KINGSLEY JUNIOR HIGH. We will have historic photos, cake, punch, and a video of Unit 5 through the years. The public is invited and encouraged to wear orange.
SCHOOL BOARD MEETING - AUG. 22 @ 7 PM @ UNIT OFFICEThe Board of Education meeting is at 7 p.m., Wednesday, August 22 at Unit 5 District Office, 1809 in Normal.
HELP THE PROMISE COUNCIL WIN $25,000Help us keep the Promise to provide students with School Supplies. @SFNeighborhoodAssist Each year we provide some school supplies to teachers who need them for their students, we purchase Homework Planners, and offer backpacks with supplies to any student in need. Please take the time to vote by CLICKING HERE . We want to be within the top 40 organizations in order to bring $25K. This money helps all of the schools who have a Promise Council within their school.
BACK TO SCHOOL HELPLINE
Unit 5 knows that the beginning of a new school year brings with it lots of questions. Now, the answers are just phone call away! Call the Back-to-School Helpline: (309) 557-HELP (4357)
Helpline hours are:
Aug. 13- Aug. 31: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The helpline will be open Monday through Friday.
Families with transportation specific calls should contact 309-557-4BUS (4287).
The goal of this helpline is to make the beginning of the year as stress free as possible for Unit 5 families.
Back to School information is also available at www.unit5.org.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 at Normal West High School there will be a Foodmobile distribution serving residents of McLean County.
It is from 10-11:30am in the Cafeteria.
Each family leaves with between 3-5 days of food including fresh milk and produce.
For more information, CLICK HERE.
REGISTER FOR KINDERGARTEN
It's time to register for kindergarten for next year. Children reaching the age of 5 on or before September 1, 2018, will be eligible for enrollment in kindergarten. Parents should bring a certified birth certificate, current immunization and health records and proof of residency. Students entering kindergarten must turn in a current physical, vision, dental exam and immunization records. Students will be excluded from school without physical and immunizations by first day of school. CLICK HERE for information on proof of residency. Call 309-557-4000 during business hours to learn how to register.
FAMILY ACCESS HAS MOVED
Unit 5 has an updated website design and Skyward Family Access has moved. Please click on the second square button in the center of the page to access your child's site.
7:00 PM SCHOOL BOARD MEETING
August 29, 2018
September 3, 2018
September 12, 2018
September 21, 2018
7:00 PM NORMAL WEST HOMECOMING GAME
September 26, 2018
October 5, 2018
7:00 PM NCHS HOMECOMING
October 8, 2018