This past weekend 7th graders Jaycee Soto, Avah Johnson, Emmah Johnson, and Sienna Olson participated in the 2nd Annual National Association for Music Education Junior Band at Western Illinois University. The event is an honor band organized and run entirely by the music education majors in WIU’s chapter of NAfME. The day concluded with an afternoon concert in COFAC Recital Hall. Mr. Gonzalez was one of this year’s conductors.
Tonight’s the Night! Join us at Marquette High School for the 2019 Easton Valley-Marquette Dance Marathon! The event goes from 6pm-midnight. Admission is $10 for adults, $7 for JH students, and elementary/younger are free! We have lots of fun events planned that you don’t want to miss. Come on out & support this great cause, it’s For the Kids!
We’re all set and prepared for our Leadership Day tomorrow. We hope to see you there. RSVP at https://tinyurl.com/EVLead19
3-14-19 Update: The authorities have informed us that they have everything under control. School is resuming all normal activities. As always, we want to keep you informed about any situations involving the safety of students. Thank you!
EV Parents: As a result of a custody situation that has come to our attention, we are keeping all students inside the building simply as a precaution. School is resuming as normal inside. We will send an update once authorities resolve the situation outside of school. Thanks.
Elementary parents- Please complete this short online survey at www.tinyurl.com/EVmra-parent There will also be computers set up during conferences if you prefer. Thanks in advance for your input to make EV even better!
Easton Valley Schools will have a 2 hour delay today due to cold temperatures. No breakfast will be served.
Easton Valley buses will resume regular routes tomorrow. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Hopefully Spring is near!
YouTube Live link for the boys basketball game tonight: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0aJzP7kWMgaG7i-nfENkaA
Easton Valley Boys basketball continues tonight in their third tournament game and district final. Come out and cheer on your Riverhawks as they take on Prince of Peace. Game time is 7pm at Cascade High School. The game will be streamed live. Hope to see everyone there!
Easton Valley Schools will be closed today, Wednesday February 20th due to weather. Stay safe!
Easton Valley Boys basketball team will play their second tournament game tonight at Prince of Peace versus Edgewood-Colesburg. Game time is now 5:30pm due to potential incoming weather. The game will be live streamed. Hope to see you there!
Due to the current conditions and predicted forecast please plan on EV buses running hard surfaces only all week. We will send an update if that changes. Thanks
Please join the Easton Valley FFA in celebrating National FFA Week this week. We will have dress up days at the Junior High and High School. Tuesday will be pajama day, Wednesday will be Iowa vs Iowa State day, Thursday is Chapter short day, and Friday is Blue and Gold day!
In celebration of Valentine’s Day we thought we would treat our Easton Valley families to the best gift of all... a full day of school for students...finally. Haha. Thanks for bearing with us during a difficult winter. We hope you have a happy Valentine’s Day!
The EV Varsity Girls Basketball game will still be played tonight vs CalWheat. Game time is 7pm. Come out and support our EV girls in their first tournament game!
Easton Valley Schools Update for today, Wednesday, February 13th. Due to the weather and unsafe road conditions, Easton Valley Schools will be closed today. Stay safe everyone!
Easton Valley Schools will have a 2 hour late start tomorrow, Wed, Feb 13th. There will be NO early dismissal. Buses will be running only on hard surface roads for the rest of the week.
Easton Valley vs CalWheat Varsity girls basketball game that was scheduled for tomorrow, will now be played on Wednesday at 7pm in Preston.
Easton Valley Schools will be closed tomorrow due to weather. Stay Safe!
EV School buses are only able to run on hard surfaces tomorrow, Mon.,Feb. 11. Drivers will contact families to arrange pick up/drop off.
Buses can only run on hard surfaces again this afternoon. If special arrangements need to be made please call your child’s school and we will help coordinate a plan. Thank you!
Buses are only able to run on hard surfaces today. Drivers will be making calls to arrange pick ups. If you cannot make it to a hard surface please call the school. Thank you.
Easton Valley will have a 2 hour late start tomorrow, Friday, February 8th. No breakfast will be served. See you tomorrow!
Easton Valley Schools will be close today due to weather. All activities are cancelled. Stay safe!
Easton Valley Schools will have a 2 hour late start today, Wednesday February 6th.
Easton Valley will have a 2 hour early out today, Tuesday, February 5th, due to the possibility of icy weather. Stay safe!
EV will have a 2 hour late start tomorrow, Friday, Feb 1st. See everyone tomorrow!
Today's JH boys game at Lisbon is being moved to Monday, February 4th at Lisbon starting at 4PM.
**Correction on the date** Due to school canceling for 1/31, the NHS Induction Ceremony scheduled for 1/31 has been RESCHEDULED for Wed, 2/6 at 2:30pm.
Due to school canceling for 1/31, the NHS Induction Ceremony scheduled for 1/31 has been RESCHEDULED for Wed, 4/6 at 2:30pm.
Easton Valley Schools will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, January 31st, due to cold temps and road conditions. One more day at home. See everyone Friday!
Basketball games vs Midland that were scheduled for 1/29 are now rescheduled to 2/2 due to school cancellations.
Easton Valley Schools will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday Jan 29th and Wednesday Jan 30th due to extremely cold conditions. All activities are cancelled. Girls Senior night and EVAB cake auction will be held on Mon, Feb 4th. Stay warm and safe everyone!
Easton Valley Schools will be closed today due to weather. Stay warm and safe!
EV boys basketball will be travelling to Fulton tomorrow, Saturday, Jan 26 to play in the Eric Ottens Memorial Shootout. You can live stream the game at https://www.youtube.com/c/fhsmediapub. It is streamed at 720p resolution, Games tomorrow kickoff with Prince of Peace playing West Carroll at 10am and Easton Valley follows playing Stillman Valley at 11:30am. The games live stream begins 15 minutes before the first game at 10am. No cost to watch. ENJOY!
Easton Valley Schools will be closed tomorrow, Friday January 25. Stay warm and safe!
Easton Valley will be dismissing 2 hr early today, Jan. 24 due to high winds and deteriorating road conditions. Travel safely!
Due to concerns in the forecast, we are moving the EV cake auction scheduled for this Friday, to the night of Tuesday, January 29th. Hope to see you there!
Due to concerns in the forecast, we are moving the EV cake auction scheduled for Fri. to the night of Tues., Jan. 29. Hope to see you there!
Easton Valley Schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday January 23 due to weather. Stay Safe!
Easton Valley Schools will be closed today due to weather. Stay Safe everyone!
Basketball games tonight will be a RED OUT in honor of Firefighter Lt. Hosette and Firefighter Adam Cain. Please wear red and let's show our support for these men and all our brave firefighters. Game tonight is vs CalWheat and JV girls kick off at 4pm.
Tonight's JV/Varsity girls and boys basketball games vs Calamus-Wheatland are rescheduled for Monday, January 21st starting at 4p.m. Come out and support your Riverhawk Basketball teams!
Easton Valley will be dismissing 1 hour early today. All evening activities have been cancelled. Stay Safe!
REMINDER: Easton Valley Schools will be on winter break beginning this Friday, Dec 21st through Friday, Jan 4th. Classes will start back again on Monday, January 7th. We would like to wish all our students, staff, and community a very Happy Holiday Season and a Happy New Year 2019!
The Sophomore Fundraiser delivery did not arrive today. We will share out the updated arrival date once we have it set. Sorry for any inconvenience this has caused!
The 7-12 Dance Marathon CoEd Volleyball Tournament for this Saturday (12-15) has been postponed. Please watch for a new date SOON!
LIM Habit 6: Synergize. 6th graders working on their Logic Puzzles as a team!
EV classes will run as normally scheduled today. Anticipate some possible delays on Bus #11 routes as some drifts get cleared. Drive Safe!
Congrats to members of the HS Concert Choir for representing Easton Valley in the Tri-Rivers Conference Honor Choir this past Wednesday! The ensemble was made up 200+ students from 14 different schools and they spent the day working on some fantastic repertoire as well as being 1 of 7 schools to perform individual pieces! Way to go!
Some sophomore & freshman girls enjoying (and learning a lot!) at the ISU conference just for girls..."Taking the Road Less Traveled". The WiSE (Women in Science & Engineering) organization had awesome hands-on activities & presentations about science, technology, engineering, and math majors & careers! Thanks to Mr. Johnson for allowing us to go & experience this opportunity!
Yesterday the EV music department hosted a guest performance and clinic by the Western Illinois University Singers - WIU's top choral ensemble. They were on tour since Sunday night performing at various schools and venues in the Suburbs of Chicago. On their final day of tour they came across to Iowa to work with EV's high school choir students. The kids had a great time listening to the ensemble perform and working with Dr. Brian Winnie, Director of Choral Activities at WIU. These are some pics and videos of their performance at EV and one of their rehearsals on tour. Thank you WIU Singers for coming to EV! #Great2bEV
3 dancers from the EV dance team will be traveling to Newton, Iowa this Saturday to compete in the Iowa State Dance Solo Competition. The girls will compete against roughly 100 other dancers in the class 1 division. This is the first year for EV to participate in this event! Dance team members attending are Hally Rittmer, Kierra Messerich and Aleah Johnson. Good Luck!!
Just so no one worries...we wanted everyone to know that on the way to the football game tonight our team bus got stuck while turning around after missing their turn. The team made it safely to the game and all is well. We hope the teams’ luck “turns around” for their final game tonight. Go River Hawks!
Tonight's football game at West Central will be available via live audio stream starting at 6:45 p.m. at www.thebluedevilcast.com
In Computer Systems and Networking, We are working with circuits and using Raspberry Pi computers. https://drive.google.com/open?id=13n8vA4TGGLZtaRaaOIeoqD-OOfu8jNzx
Picture retake day. Tuesday, October 23. Elementary starts @ 8:30 am and HS @ 10:30 am.
The District ACT for Juniors has been rescheduled for 8:15AM on Tuesday, Oct. 16th, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Preston. Thank you for your flexibility with this situation!
Looking forward to celebrating Homecoming today with the pep rally and parade! Reminder that student council will be at elementary school this morning selling tattoos for 50 cents. Buses will dismiss approximately 20-30 minutes early. Please call the elementary office with any bus changes. #great2bEV
After a thorough investigation, law enforcement and school administration has CONFIRMED that a FALSE ACCUSATION was made about a threat. The individual reporting the threat admitted that it was not true. Thank you for your understanding while we put student and staff safety 1st.
Latest Update: Our school day has started smooth and continues to operate as usual. All parties are cooperating with police as they complete the investigation. We believe we are nearing resolution very soon. More info will follow throughout the day. Thanks for your patience.
Out of an abundance of caution, we feel compelled to share that Easton Valley CSD was notified of an unsubstantiated rumor involving a threat directed toward our JH/HS that was supposedly shared on social media this weekend. Law enforcement will be continuing to investigate and will have a precautionary presence at the JH/HS building in the morning. In conjunction with law officers, we are taking every precaution to ensure everyone’s safety. School will be remain in session, as regularly scheduled. We will keep you posted on on any new information as it emerges. Thanks.
Tuesday the River Hawks volleyball team host the Midland Eagles at home in a “Pink Out”! There will be bake sale items, a few pink out T-shirt’s for sale, silent auction baskets and a serving contest! Proceeds will be given to the Iowa City Children’s Hospital. Come out and help us “ take flight against cancer”!
Yes = 1236 No = 665 65.02% YES!!!!!
Don't forget to vote in your Easton Valley special election today in our Miles, Sabula, or Preston precincts. Polls open until 8 pm. GO RIVERHAWKS!
Visit the Des Moines Register link below and you will see our own Nate Trenkamp is in the running for male athlete of the week!! Let’s help him out, go vote for Nate!! https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/sports/high-school/2018/09/01/registers-athlete-week-nominees-aug-26-sept-1/1129703002/
Varsity Football game @ Janesville has been moved up to 6pm.
One final reminder to take advantage of your opportunity to absentee vote in person for your EV bond referendum. Poll open in HS football concession stand from 3pm - 9pm today. Football game starts at 6pm. Hope to see you there!
The Varsity football game has been moved to 6pm tonight. Come out and support your EV football team at their game opener against Dunkerton. Hope to see you there. GO RIVERHAWKS!!!
Don't forget to attend EV Elementary's "Unpack the Backpack Night" this Tuesday from 4-6pm. In addition to the regular fun, take advantage of your chance to vote early for the EV Bond Referendum. The poll will be open in the gym from noon-8pm. Remember your ID/driver's license.
Come watch the River Hawk volleyballers in action tonight at the High School in Preston for their intra squad scrimmage! Play begins at 6:00 pm!!!
In Robots class, Ashton Huling and Kadin Ross-Ellinor built a putting robot- Click the link to watch it work - https://tinyurl.com/y7rlfcyg
Due to the weather forecast for tomorrow, we are postponing EV Elementary Track and Field Day to May 22nd. We will also be moving our Hat Day for Relay for Life to the same day.
Advanced Animal Science tasting their feed rations and the importance of following rations
The Community Leadership event that was scheduled for today at the EV Elementary has been postponed until May 2nd from 9am-10:45am.
2hr early dismissal today due to weather.
Easton Valley CSD will hold classes today. Keep an eye out for a possible early out depending on weather predictions later this morning.
UPDATE: Freshmen will be Aspire testing Thurs, April 19, beginning at 8:15. Please have Chromebooks fully charged!
The last day of school for Easton Valley students will remain May 25th with a 12:30pm dismissal.
Morning weights are starting Monday at 6:30AM on March 26th.
New day, same slick roads. EV CSD will be having a 2 hr delay today (Tues. March 6)
Easton Valley cancelled school for the day. Be Safe!
Easton Valley CSD will have a 2 hr delay today due to ice roads
Easton Valley CSD will be closed all day tomorrow, Friday - Feb. 9 due to weather.
We will be having a 2 hr delay tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb 6. Reminder: breakfast not served on late start days. Thanks!
Easton Valley will be dismissing 3 hours early today due to weather
NHS Induction 2018: Wed, Feb. 21st at 2:15pm in the HS Gym. Families of Inductees will be notified by phone by Feb. 14th.
1 PM LIVE STREAM OF THE WEST CARROLL VS. EASTON VALLEY ustream.tv/channel/fhs-online
Easton Valley Referendum Video Series: Visitors Entering The Building and Handicap Accessibility https://youtu.be/JOaXeFdjqms
Do not be alarmed if you see multiple police vehicles and officers at the old elementary school in Preston on the 17th and 18th. There will be a county wide law enforcement training in that building noon-9pm both days.
EV is having a 2 hr delay on Tuesday, Jan 16. Reminder: No breakfast served on late start days.
Roads appear to be in normal winter driving condition. Please plan on regular school hours tomorrow unless something changes overnight.
Easton Valley Referendum Vote Series: Bus and Parent Pick Up and Drop Off (updated times) https://youtu.be/SiAgq5nXD-8
There will be a 2 hour late start tomorrow morning, Thursday, Jan 4th due to extremely cold wind chill temps. Stay warm!
Can’t wait to welcome students back tomorrow to kick off 2018. Despite the cold temps, please plan on normal start/end times. Dress warm!
Elementary students did an amazing job yesterday as they raised 600 dollars for the Moeller family. #great2bEV # EVPride
EV & Ed-Co fans: YOU ROCK! Thanks to your donations to the 50-50 and HoopShoot, the Millis Family will receive a check for $300!! #Great2bEV
Great Website for Parents on FAFSA Deadlines and How to Avoid Brain Drain during winter and summer breaks. Try an MOOC course. Visit: https://www.iowacollegeaid.gov/content/iowa-college-aid-insider-teaching-advising-college-bound-students-dec-2017?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery
🦌🎄 Tomorrow (12/15) is the final day for EVie the (candycane) Reindeer orders at the elementary! $1/reindeer to spread holiday cheer! 🦌🍭
4th grades working on life skills by planning a Thanksgiving feast. They’ve made a guest list, found out how many pounds of turkey they would need, made a grocery list for the right amount of food, and found the nutritional value in their meal. Maybe they’ll be able to help with your planning. 😉🥧🍁🍽🍂🍗🦃
We will be airing the Elementary Veterans Day Program LIVE on SkitterTV today @ 1:45 p.m. It will also be rebroadcasted over the weekend.
Mr. Fisher's Publications Class and Mr. Sikkema's Video Editing class have joined forces to create Easton Valley Weekly News Cast. Check it out Monday mornings! http://tinyurl.com/y842dafr
Check out the EV vs CVC Regional Girls Volleyball game tonight @ 7pm LIVE on Skitter TV
Home Volleyball Game October 5th, EV vs Calamus Wheatland will be LIVE on Skitter TV channel 60!!
Tomorrow 4th graders are going into the prarie. They will need to wear pants, tennis shoes, and a long sleeve shirt. A long sleeve shirt that's silky (like the authletic shirts) is prefered so seeds will not stick.
Robot Races- Girls are the Winners To watch the video click the link below https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1TLP2a9l8JJeTM0X0oyU19XNUE/view?usp=sharing
Performing Arts Booster Meeting Oct. 11th @ 6pm in the High School Music Room
This Thursday's Home Volleyball vs CVC will be broadcasted LIVE on Skitter TV's local channel thanks to the Miles Telephone Company!
Tomorrow is Pioneer Day in 4th grade! Your child needs to bring a pioneer style lunch. This means no ice packs, no coolers, no pop, no chips, no prepackaged food.
College Visits next week during SOAR: MONDAY-ARMY, WEDNESDAY-CAPRI, THURSDAY-SIMPSON College, FRIDAY-UPPER IOWA & UNI
Reminder that the Homecoming Football game tomorrow night will be broadcasted LIVE at www.theoriolecast.com
Be sure to check out KWQC-TV6 today @ 4pm and/or 5pm to see some of our EV students donating their money to the Kolter Elementary cause!!
Genesis is offering FREE seasonal flu vaccines for grades K-6. Monday, 9/25/17 Information and consents have been sent home with the students.
Congratulations to our 2017-2018 senior class officers: Zachary Meyer-President, Kennedy Thines Vice-President, Madison Banowetz Secretary, Kelsey Feller Treasurer
Mr. Joe Shovelin from CCC will be here from 1 to 3 today in the commons area. He can help with college advising, transfer questions, and online assistance.
4th grade observed the prarie today. They looked for bugs, burrows, seeds, and tried to identify the plants. 🐜🕷🐞🐝🌿🌾🌼
Wow! Mrs.Sterk's first graders have a lot to share about what first graders can do, are, and have! It's going to be a great year!!!!
Great work out of our JH/HS team to dedicate an academic block to enrichment and extended learning every day. This allowed many students the opportunity to learn from Brent Houzenga, a professional artist from New Orleans. Brent was able to share his work along with his artistic/entrepreneurial journey.
Reminder Wed. Aug. 23rd we have 1:30 Early Dismissal.
Excited to get the 17-18 school year started! #great2bEV