District News


KSD 140 observes Columbus Day on Monday, October 10.


Congratulations to the Prairie View boys' softball team, who were named the Southwest Interscholastic Conference (SWIC) tournament champions after defeating Simmons 13-0 on Tuesday, October 4.


What an exciting week for our Grissom and Prairie View Girls’ Softball teams!


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!


When we stand together, no one stands alone!


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


Check out the latest KSD 140 Connection!


On Thursday, September 28, Grissom and Prairie View girls’ and boys’ softball teams faced off in the District’s annual Crosstown Classic.


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.


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


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


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.


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!

D140 staff returned to our buildings today refreshed and ready to take on the 2022-23 school year!

Welcome to the 2022-23 School Year!


2022-23 School Supply Lists

August 16, 2022

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


Welcome! KSD 140 elementary principals and kindergarten teachers will meet with kindergarten students and their parents during the third week of August.


Beginning this year, middle school social studies and science classes will be taught in either 40-minute periods on the same day or in 80-minute blocked classes on alternating days.

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