John A. Bannes Elementary School News

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...

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

Grissom and Prairie View’s eighth grade graduation diploma deliveries scheduled for this week have been postponed and rescheduled...

This year, the Illinois State Board of Education is asking KSD 140 parents to complete a survey ...

As we all look forward to the last day of eLearning tomorrow, I wanted to personally thank you ...

Calling all Bannes Bobcat families! Help us celebrate ...

KSD 140 observes Memorial Day on Monday, May 25th. No school.

On May 20, D140 families were emailed login instructions for their Infinite Campus Parent Portal, our new online student information system. This system ...

May 15, 2020 Update

May 15, 2020

We’ve been working diligently on final plans for the end-of-the-year, and I would like to share some specific details ...

Our middle school staff would like to extend a warm welcome...

D140 is excited to announce that our students will now have access to Sora...

In light of Governor Pritzker’s announcement suspending in-person learning for the remainder of the school year, we’ve devised a safe and efficient plan...

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April 21, 2020

In light of Governor Pritzker’s decision to suspend in-school learning for the remainder of the academic year, it is necessary to discuss the emotional and mental well-being of ...

April 17, 2020 Update

April 17, 2020

I hope this message finds you and your families safe and well. Today Governor Pritzker...

District 140’s media team has created a go-to list of free online resources for K – 8 students and their parents. Please click on ...

There is no remote eLearning on Friday, April 10 and Monday, April 13. Enjoy the long weekend!

Our new eLearning program will begin Monday, April 6. You can find our complete eLearning Program Overview with FAQ’s at ksd140.org/eLearning

April 1, 2020 Update

April 1, 2020

I hope this message finds you safe and well. Yesterday, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker extended the “stay-at home” order and announced that remote learning in Illinois will be extended through April 30.