John A. Bannes Elementary School News


KSD 140 observes Columbus Day on Monday, October 10.


Gather your family, put on your walking shoes or biking gear, and celebrate National Walk & Roll to School Day with us on Wednesday, October 12, 2022!


During Red Ribbon Week, schools across the nation join together to promote a drug-free lifestyle and encourage students to make positive, healthy choices.


When we stand together, no one stands alone!


Check out the latest KSD 140 Connection!


On Friday, September 30, Mrs. Zulevic from the Tinley Park Public Library gave a book talk presentation on Monarch and Bluestem Award books to students at Bannes Elementary School.


The Bannes fifth grade Boys’ Volleyball team is off to a great start!


Important Calendar Change!

September 22, 2022

This year, D140's Winter Break will begin with a Half Day on Thursday, December 22. Elementary schools will be dismissed at 11:10 am, and middle schools will be dismissed at noon.


As part of their National Fire Prevention Week campaign, our local fire departments visit KSD 140 elementary schools in September and October to educate our students about all aspects of fire safety and prevention.


Just a reminder ... Friday, September 23 is a HALF-DAY.

Picture day at Bannes will be Thursday, September 22.


Kirby School District 140 will have three (3) four-year seats available on our seven-member Board of Education.


Bannes students will have a chance to shop the Book Fair during their scheduled class time, September 15-16.


D140 students and staff are encouraged to wear red, white, and blue on Friday, September 9, in observance of Patriot Day (Sunday, September 11).


The 2022 NFL season kicks off on Thursday, September 8, and we’d like to celebrate with a districtwide Spirit Day!


Just a reminder … KSD 140 celebrates Labor Day on Monday, September 5.


As required by the Illinois State Statute, our schools participate in fire, severe weather, bus evacuation, and emergency response drills during the school year.


The KSD 140 Band Program did a presentation concert to introduce band instruments to all District fifth-graders at Prairie View Middle School today.


Welcome to the 2022-23 school year! It's great having everyone back in our classrooms


D140 staff gathered at PV to officially kick off the 2022-23 school year.

Check out the latest KSD 140 Connection!

Welcome to the 2022-23 School Year!

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Hot Lunch and Snack Day orders are due by Wednesday, August 31.


2022-23 School Supply Lists

August 16, 2022

Click on the links below to view your school's 2022-23 supply list.

Picnic with the Principal

August 12, 2022

Bannes Elementary School students and their families are invited to join us on Wednesday, August 17, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. for a picnic with the principal in Bannes' south parking lot.