John A. Bannes Elementary School News

During Red Ribbon Week, schools across the nation join together to promote a drug-free ...

Dear Kirby School District 140 families, I want to provide you with an update on the...

When we stand together, no one stands alone! Students and staff are encouraged to wear ...

Help us celebrate KINDNESS by participating in our Bannes Spirit Week October 12th thro...

This week, our staff began the process of rescheduling students and planning transportation routes based upon family learning choices for the second quarter...

KSD 140 celebrates Columbus Day on Monday, October 12th. No school.

Thank you for participating in our Second Quarter Commitment Form & Survey. We received 3,285 responses to our questions about...

Below you will find a link for our D140 Second Quarter 2020-21: Commitment Form & Survey. This survey gives our families the choice ...

We’ve just completed a little over three weeks of the 2020-21 school year, and I’d like to thank you for your ongoing flexibility and support of Kirby School District 140. Students and staff have been working ...

Kirby School District 140 will have three (4) four-year seats available on our seven-member Board of Education. The seats will be filled ...

Just a reminder … KSD 140 celebrates Labor Day...

Welcome to the 2020-21 School Year!

I wanted to take this opportunity to welcome our students and their families to the 2020-21 school year! One that is quickly shaping up to be a year like no other! I wanted to take this opportunity to welcome our students and their families to the 2020-21 school year! One that is quickly shaping up...

D140 is providing every student with grade-level specific materials for the first semester of the school year. Drive-thru bundle pick up ...

During Setting Up for Success - Remote Orientation Week, students and teachers will work together during normal school hours ...

THANK YOU for your patience! Student Classroom Assignments/Schedules will be live...

D140 Meal Resources

August 27, 2020

Beginning Tuesday, September 1, D140 transportation personnel will deliver daily meals to all students who qualify for our free lunch program. Parents/guardians should expect...

Last night, the Board of Education approved Kirby School District 140’s Return to School Plan. This plan creates learning opportunities ...

Due to summer construction, Bannes’ school office will be temporarily relocated to Prairie View Middle School located at ...

Thank you for participating in our Return to School family survey! We received more than 1,200 parent responses. Please know...

In preparation for the upcoming school year, D140 is collecting...

On Thursday, July 9th, the D140 Board of Education held a Committee of the Whole Meeting to discuss planning for the upcoming 2020-21 school year. Superintendent, Dr. Shawn Olson, presented...

After receiving guidance from the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) regarding the 2020-21 school year, D140 would like to gather family feedback to help ...

I hope this message finds you and your families safe and well. Earlier this week, the Illinois State Board of Education released guidance for schools...

This week, we conclude the celebrations of our Class of 2020 with personalized diploma deliveries throughout the community. Look for Kirby School District 140 buses and our middle school staff celebrating...