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    Covid 19

    If your student tests positive for COVID-19, please click on the image above to complete the district's reporting form.

    Absence Reporting

    Please use the attendance line phone number when reporting an absence.  The phone number is 309-557-4472.  

    Lunch Time

    Grade Level Lunch Times

    Kindergarten    12:05 - 12:30
    First Grade       11:05 - 11:30
    Second Grade  11:35 - 12:00
    Third Grade      12:10 - 12:35
    Fourth Grade    11:40 - 12:05
    Fifth Grade       11:10 - 11:35

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    Click HERE for the 23-24 School Year District Calendar.
  • MARK your calendars - Kindergarten Registration 

    Kindergarten Registration and Enrollment Info 2021-22 - Announcements -  North Elementary SchoolMark your calendars!!  Children reaching the age of five (5) on or before September 1, 2024, will be eligible for enrollment in kindergarten. We invite our incoming kindergarten students and their families to walk in registration on March 6th.  Please use this link to sign up for a time to visit Pepper Ridge on this day.  We look forward to meeting our new Pumas!


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  • Principal Update

    Principal Update

    In this update, you'll learn more about the upcoming events and how you can be involved. 



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  • Early Release Lunch Order for March 4, 2024

    Student Early Release Procedures | Sunray Elementary School

    Our next Early Release day is Monday, March 4, 2024.  On this day elementary students will be dismissed at 10:45.  Transportation will run per usual. 


    Each student will be provided the opportunity to have a grab-and-go lunch sent home with them. For planning purposes, if you would like your student(s) to be sent home with lunch, use this link to request a lunch. Please complete the survey by the end of the day on Friday, March 1.


    If needed, here is a link to all the Early Release days for the 23/24 school year. 




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  • Spring Ahead! Daylight Saving Time ...

    Daylight Savings Reminder 
    Don't forget to turn your clocks up one hour on March 10, 2024!  
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  • Pepper Ridge PTO Meeting - Tuesday, March 12

    pto clipart Join us for the Pepper Ridge PTO Meeting on Tuesday, March 12 at 6:30. The meeting will be held in person in the 2nd & 3rd Grade Commons. Hope you can join us!

    Babysitting will be offered in the IMC.




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  • 21,200+ Spring Break Stock Photos, Pictures & Royalty-Free ...  Spring Break

    Spring Break is March 25 - March 29.  School resumes on April 1.  Enjoy your week with family and friends!!


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  • 5 Essentials Survey is Open!  Image result for 5 essentials survey

    The 5Essentials Survey is now open. The 5Essentials Survey is the foundation of the school improvement process. This survey is designed to help us improve our school. All responses are confidential and survey responses will not be connected to you or your child. School reports will only present summary information of how parents feel as a whole about Pepper Ridge Elementary School. 


    In order for Pepper Ridge to have parents' responses reflect on our 5 Essentials we need to have 20% of our parents respond. Please take a minute to take the survey by March 29, 2024. Thank you, in advance, for your help. Parents can access the survey at the following site:  http://survey.5-essentials. org/illinois/survey/parent/

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  • 2023/2024 Yearbook Sales

    time to order your yearbook

    A great way to remember the 23/24 school year at Pepper Ridge School by ordering a yearbook!  Yearbooks are $15 each.  All orders are due by April 1.  Use this link to order ONLINE



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  • State Farm Grant Program 1

    Do you work for State Farm and volunteer 40 or more hours in a calendar year at Pepper Ridge Elementary?  Or would a team of State Farm employees be willing to work together and volunteer for 40 hours at Pepper Ridge Elementary to earn money for our school?
    Through the Good Neighbor Grant Program, the State Farm Companies Foundation awards a $500 grant on behalf of each eligible State Farm® associate (active employee, agent, or retiree) who volunteered a minimum of 40 hours per calendar year to an eligible school or nonprofit organization. For more program information including eligibility requirements and the link to the application, visit their info page. Good Neighbor Grants are a great way to support your child’s teacher and school!

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