On October 26, the ROWVA Girl Scouts will be collecting non-perishable items for the ROWVA Food Pantry at Altona’s Trunk or Treat! You can also watch our new RSMB to find out another opportunity you can donate! #rowvastrong #rowvaelem https://youtu.be/rAgmnO80RPE
Sports Recap for 10/21 Varsity and JV Volleyball both fall to Princeville JV Football won 12-0 in their game against the Rebels! #rowvastrong #galvaproud #wearebilltown
Mrs. Dillon's bus is running late. Will still pick up kiddos in Wataga.
Reminder: Order forms and payments for the PTO Butterbraid & Cookie Dough Fundraiser are due by the end of the school day on Friday, Oct. 25th! Delivery will be on Monday, Nov. 18th from 3-6 P.M. at the elementary building!
If you have an elementary student who signed up for the cheer clinic after school today and you did NOT send a note and you have NOT contacted the teacher and/or office to notify us please call 483-6376 to let us know your student has permission to stay after school. Thanks!
Best of luck to our Marching Tigers at the Small Band Marching Band Championship at McKendree University! #rowvastrong
As of 8AM Mon. Oct. 21st, the railroad crossing at Joy and US 34 will be closed w/the hope to re-open on Fri. Oct. 25th. Due to the closure, buses will be re-routed to turn down Holmes to get to Center St. Please do not park on Holmes or Young America next week.
Reminder: There is NO SCHOOL tomorrow due to the extended hours our teachers will have put in for Parent Teacher Conferences last night and this evening. We hope our students enjoy their three day weekend!
Upcoming Athletics Varsity Football tomorrow vs Stark County. Start time 7:00 in Wyoming! #rowvastrong #galvaproud #wearebilltown
Classroom Spotlight came early this week! Come read about Miss Kuczynski's and her fourth graders! #rowvastrong #rowvaelem https://www.rowva.k12.il.us/o/rowva-cusd-208/page/week-3-miss-kuczynski
The PSAT test is tomorrow, Wednesday, Oct. 16, for juniors who registered. The fee is $17, and if students haven't paid yet, they can pay prior to testing tomorrow.
Congrats Marching Tigers on 3rd place at the Normal West Competition! #rowvastrong
Week 2 of the Classroom Spotlight is here! Check out Mrs. Trone and her amazing 3rd graders! #rowvastrong #rowvaelem https://www.rowva.k12.il.us/o/rowva-cusd-208/page/week-2-mrs-trone
Come support the Mid County Cougars tonight at 7:00 in Oneida! They are going against Annawan-Wethersfield tonight! #rowvastrong #wearebilltown #galvaproud
Jr/Sr High Parents: Parent-Teacher Conferences are 10/16 & 10/17 from 5-8 pm both evenings. Appointments are available by calling the office @ 483-6371. Walk-ins are also welcome, however appointments will have first priority. Hope to see you there! #rowvastrong
The JH/HS Book Fair is Oct. 10th through 17th in the LMC! It is open during school days and Wednesday and Thursday nights of Parent/Teacher Conferences. Great books for great students! #rowvastrong
Sports Recap 10/7 Mid-County JV falls to Princeville JV 6-42 Girls Volleyball lost to Wethersfield #rowvastrong #galvaproud #wearebilltown
Time to cheer on our girls! The volleyball team is up against Wethersfield tonight @ 6:00! It is @ home in the high school gym. #rowvastrong
The JV Mid County Cougars are ready to take on the Princeville Princes tonight at 6:00! It is @ home in Oneida! Let's support our boys! #rowvastrong #wearebilltown #galvaproud
The girls golf team has a meet tonight at the Lake Erie Country Club! It's going to be a par-TEE! #rowvastrong #galvaproud
Elementary Picture Day is TOMORROW! This year we are working w/ Inter-State Studios. Order forms will be sent home with your student's image proof sheet some time AFTER picture day. Images will be available to view online 48 hours after picture day. You can also order online!
Check out the new Classroom Spotlight page and learn about our elementary classrooms! This week's classroom is Mrs. Brown's first grade! #rowvastrong #rowvaelem https://www.rowva.k12.il.us/o/rowva-cusd-208/page/week-1-mrs-brown
10/4 Athletics Mid-County will travel to Princeville to take on the Princes tonight at 7:00! Hope to see you there! #rowvastrong #galvaproud #wearebilltown #RiseAsOne
Financial Aid Informational meeting tonight in the high school LMC at 6:30 PM. Hope to see you there.
There will be a financial aid presentation in the LMC tonight from 6:30 to 7:30. This is an overview of FAFSA and the financial aid process primarily for seniors and their parents. Juniors planning to take dual credit may also attend. #rowvastrong
FCCLA will be hosting a Rake & Run on Wednesday, October 16. They will be raking yards for people in the Oneida community. If you are interested, please contact Sarah Neill at email@example.com by 10/15 to sign up! #rowvastrong
The junior high football game that was to be played tomorrow will now be played Thursday, October 10th at 5:30 in Oneida. #rowvastrong
In 8th grade girls basketball action the Tigers hit a 3 as time expires to send it to OT! #rowvastrong
Due to Knoxville needing to make up a conference game this Thursday, 10/3, the JH football game with them is postponed. We are working to hopefully set a make up date here in Oneida. #rowvastrong
Nathan Whitman is your MCC athlete of the week for the week of 9/9! Nathan had 214 rushing yards and 3 touchdowns in a win over Peoria Christian in week 2. Congrats, Nathan! #rowvastrong #galvaproud #wearebilltown
Matt Wilhelm: 3 time X games medalist, 2 time national champion, silver and bronze medalist from the world championship, and guiness world record holder, held a show at the R.O.W.V.A Elementary gym today. He showed us a variety of tricks & connected how being bullied can hurt worse than crashing on a bike. You can look him up @mattwilhelmbmx on YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
Athletics 9/30 Volleyball tonight @ Galva Start time for JV is 6:00 with varsity to follow! Also, JV Football in United start time is 6:00 #rowvastrong #galvaproud #wearebilltown
The homecoming parade will be Wednesday, October 2nd at 2:00 pm.
The Mid County JH football game with Knoxville that was supposed to be played Saturday, 9/28 will be made up this Thursday, 10/3 in Oneida. Game time is 5:30 pm. #rowvastrong #GoCougars
Today is a big day this homecoming week with the Cougars taking on the Red Storm at 1 pm in Oneida and the dance tonight at Galva High School from 8-11 pm! #rowvastrong #wearebilltown #galvaproud
Power On! #rowvastrong
Power pole struck by lightning. Hoping to have power up in thirty minutes. #rowvastrong
The Homecoming football game has been moved to tomorrow, Saturday 9/28 at 1 p.m. #rowvastrong
Happy Homecoming Friday! Rain continues, power is out, and the parade is already cancelled. We are waiting to hear from power company. Hoping for power soon! #rowvastrong
Friday (9/27) Dress Up Day: Elementary - Spirit Day JH - Spirit Day HS - Cougar/Tiger Pride Day #rowvastrong #rowvaelem
The JH football game scheduled for this Saturday morning in Knoxville has been cancelled. We are working on a make up date. #rowvastrong
We are moving the varsity game up to 6 pm tomorrow night. Hoping to get the game in with the weather forecast. See you there at 6!! #rowvastrong
Thursday (9/26) Dress Up Day: Elementary - Tie-dye day JH - Camo Day HS - Class Color Day #rowvastrong #rowvaelem
Wednesday (9/25) Dress Up Day: Elementary - Twin Day JH - Space Day HS - Area 51 Day #rowvastrong #rowvaelem
Tuesday (9/24) Dress Up Day: Elementary - Galaxy Day JH - Black & White Day HS - Science Fiction Day #rowvastrong #rowvaelem
Junior class parents, we are in need of a few parents to help serve food for the Chili Community Dinner on Thursday, September 26th from 5:45 p.m. until around 7:00 p.m. Please email Karoline Kamzic at firstname.lastname@example.org, email Jennifer Carlson at email@example.com or call the office at 309-483-6371 if you are interested. Thank you!
Monday (9/23) Dress Up Day: Elementary - Pajama Day JH - Pajama Day HS - Alternate Universe "Gender Bender" Day #rowvastrong #rowvaelem
Coronation is tonight at 5 pm! Come out to help kick off homecoming week by announcing our court and crowning king and queen! #rowvastrong
No power at school. Working to see when it will come back on. #rowvastrong
Elementary Homecoming Dress Up Days: Mon 9/23 - Pajama Day Tues 9/24 - Galaxy Day Wed 9/25 - Twin Day Thurs 9/26 - Tie-dye Day Fri 9/27 - Spirit Day #rowvastrong #rowvaelem
HS Homecoming Dress Up Days: Mon 9/23 - Alternate Universe Day Tues 9/24 - Science Fiction Day Wed 9/25 - Area 51 Day Thurs 9/26 - Class Color Day Fri 9/27 - Spirit Day #rowvastrong
Big day for ROWVA athletics today! Boys golf match at Oak Run. Girls golf at Maple Lanes. Volleyball hosts Ridgewood in Oneida. JH baseball hosts Williamsfield in Oneida. Fresh-Soph football hosts Ridgewood in Galva. #rowvastrong
ROWVA Wear orders from the PTO will be delivered on Tuesday, September 17th. They will be sent home with your elementary student. Thank you!
The Mid-County Cougar Parade will be Friday September 27th at 1:30 pm with lineup beginning at 1:00. If you have an entry for the parade please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Jr/Sr Office at 309-483-6371!
Athletic Events 9/12 JH Baseball at Galva, 4:30pm Mid-County Girls Golf plays at Rockridge, 4pm #GalavProud #rowvastrong
Due to the greens and tees being aerified at Oak Run, there will be no boys golf practice today. #rowvastrong
Coronation will be held on Sunday September 22nd at 5:00 in the ROWVA High School Gym. Royalty will reign all week!
The Cougar Bonfire and Junior Class Community Chile Dinner will be held Thursday September 26th from 6:00-9:00 at the football field, accompanied by championship Powder Puff, Powder Buff, and Tug O' War games!
Elementary parents: House color day will be on Friday this week (rather than the usual Thursday) since we will be having our first meeting Friday morning!
Due to the forecast of heat and humidity, ROWVA CUSD #208 will be on a 1:45 p.m. early release schedule on the following days: Tuesday, September 10; Wednesday, September 11; and Thursday, September 12. #rowvastrong
Go watch Molly Blust and Iliana Valadez talk about this year's band season! #rowvastrong https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSdD6XZfOz4
Sports Recap 9/3 Volleyball: JV won: 25-21 and 25, 23 Varsity lost: 22-25 and 22-25 Golf: At the Valley View Golf Club in Cambridge Ridgewood came out on top with a score of 178, followed by Mid-County with 185, and Bureau Valley with 192 #rowvastrong #galvaproud
Check out the new ROWVA Art page to see what Ms. Redfern's classes are creating! You can find it by searching @rowvaart on Instagram. #rowvastrong #rowvart #arted
Come meet our two newest teachers, Mr. Lepisto and Mr. Carlson, as they talk to Mr. Sornberger about their goals for this school year! #rowvastrong https://youtu.be/D3uI62Pa_Uk
Due to a delivery issue, tomorrow's breakfast will now be a bagel w/ cream cheese, fruit, juice, and milk. Lunch will now be a grilled chicken sandwich, cooked carrots, lettuce and spinach salad, and fruit.
The HS volleyball game and both JH softball and baseball games will go on as scheduled for tomorrow. #rowvastrong
Junior high football will not practice tomorrow. Their first day will now be Wednesday, September 4th. High school football practice and the FS game will go on as scheduled. #rowvastrong
Jr. High girls basketball practice will be after school 9/3 until 4:00 pm in the elementary gym.
After checking the high school classroom temperatures this evening, and with the projected heat and high humidity tomorrow, we have decided that ROWVA will dismiss at 1:45 p.m. tomorrow, September 3rd. #rowvastrong
ROWVA Junior Class is selling Thrushwoood Meat and Snack Sticks to raise money for Prom 2020. Ask any ROWVA Junior or order on-line and send money to the ROWVA High School Office by Sept 10th. Thank you for support. https://forms.gle/xxWUqB3pswpm4YXD9 #rowvastrong
Jr. High football practice starts Tuesday, September 3rd after school for any students not in fall baseball/softball. Practice will be in Galva. All players must have a current sports physical before participating.
Check out the Volleyball Girls Preview! #rowvastrong https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D8fEQHSdnNE&feature=youtu.be
There will be an ISAC financial aid presentation on October 3 at 6:30 PM in the LMC focusing on the financial aid process for seniors and their parents. Other students/parents are welcome to attend, especially juniors who may eventually take dual credit classes. The FAFSA opens on Oct. 1st.
Although there was a technical difficulty, Mr. Sornberger still sat down and met with the 2019-2020 House Captains! #rowvastrong #rowvaelem https://youtu.be/1RiKhN0v-6k
Reminder to elementary parents: the ROWVA Wear order forms from the PTO Fundraiser are due on Friday. No later orders will be accepted so please be sure to turn them in. Thank you!
Reminder to parents of PRESCHOOL students. There will be NO Preschool classes tomorrow due to mandatory staff training. Also, no afternoon PREK on Friday due to 12:45 P.M. dismissal.
Reminder to parents of PM PREK students: Afternoon PREK students do not have class on Friday, August 30th due to 12:45 P.M. dismissal.
Parents, community members, alumni, friends: How do you use math in your career? Please help our students see how they will use math in the future by responding to this Flipgrid. We plan to show the videos next week in AP. #rowvastrong https://flipgrid.com/932f91c4
REMINDER TO HS STUDENTS: We will be lining the parking lot at the high school tomorrow. Please park in the sophomore lot tomorrow. Thank you for your cooperation. #rowvastrong
Parents of PRESCHOOL students... Please remember to mark your calendars! There will not be any preschool classes on Wednesday, August 28th due to Preschool Staff training.
Reminder to elementary parents: HOUSE shirt order forms are due TOMORROW morning and no late orders will be accepted. Thank you!
We added two Instructional Coaches to the #rowvastrong family. What is an Instructional Coach? Watch the video below to find out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FQ-8Vxakres
The ROWVA faculty will face off against the volleyball team in a scrimmage tonight in the high school gym at 6:30! Come out to cheer on your ROWVA Tigers! Who will win? #rowvastrong
The ROWVA elementary house captains had fun creating this welcome back video in their captain training! #rowvastrong https://youtu.be/sEBh0OCpV-c
JH baseball schedule change! Tomorrow's JH baseball DH vs Stark County will now be played in Wyoming. Still a 4:30 PM start. The JH softball game scheduled for Wednesday will also be moved to Wyoming at 4:30. #rowvastrong
ATTENTION JR/SR HS PARENTS: If you are dropping your students off at school please do so at the main entrance to the building. HS students will report directly to the gym, JH students directly to the LMC upon arrival. Students eating breakfast will report to the cafeteria. Thank you for your cooperation! See you tomorrow! #rowvastrong
Don't forget! Backpack Night is TOMORROW (08/19) from 4-6 P.M. at the Elementary School. Also, the school offices are closed during the day tomorrow for Institute day.
This is a reminder that 7th grade orientation is tomorrow night, August 19th, from 5-6pm in the LMC. #rowvastrong
School is getting ready to start! If you have questions on bus times, please contact Pierre Ponce at 309-337-8708. See you on Tuesday. #rowvastrong
WGIL tomorrow morning at 8:10 a.m. Discussion with Tom Meredith on all things ROWVA! #rowvastrong
Jr. High softball scheduled for today vs. Galva has been canceled.
Reminder to Elementary Parents! Backpack Night is now on Monday, August 19th from 4 to 6 P.M. the first day of school is on Tuesday, August 20th! We will dismiss at 1:45 P.M. for the first week of school.
High school volleyball practice starts Monday, August 12th from 8-10 am in the elementary gym. Practices for the rest of the week will be from 6-8 pm.
The first practice for MC boys golf is Aug. 12 at Oak Run. The bus will leave ROWVA HS at 2 p.m. A player/parent meeting will follow the first practice at approximately 5 p.m. at Oak Run. If you have any questions, contact Coach Mike Landis at (309) 853-6623.
Due to ongoing construction in the Chemistry lab, the start of the 2019-20 school year will be delayed to August 20th for the first day of student attendance. See the website or check your email for more information.
Teacher inservice will be August 19th #rowvastrong
Due to chemistry lab construction, the start of school for student attendance will be delayed to August 20th. Please see the website for more details. Call 483-3711 with questions. #rowvastrong
Reminder to Elementary parents: Backpack Night will be from 4-6 P.M. on Monday, August 12th. Students can meet their teachers, see their classroom, and unload school supplies. Please be sure to join us! Many exciting things are in the works for this year. #rowvastrong
Parents of students who have not yet been registered: Please visit the school office ASAP. Registrations will not be done on 08/12 due to the offices being closed for in-services prior to the first day of school on 08/13.
Today is the last day for online registration! Please complete registration ASAP. If you have any questions or need help please call the Elementary (483-6376) or JR/HS (483-6371) office. #rowvastrong
ROWVA is looking for a high school/junior high computer applications teacher. Join the #rowvastrong family. http://www.illinoiseducationjobbank.org/Job-Posting/119356/Computer-Applications-Teacher/job-details
ROWVA High School Parking Lot will be closed on July 31st from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. to finish the high school parking lot. #rowvastrong
High School parking lot getting rocked and chipped today. No parking in high school lot. #rowvastrong #progress
ROWVA High School Parking Lot will be resurfaced on Monday the 15th and Tuesday the 16th. Please be advised that parking and building access maybe limited. #rowvastrong
Need food/bev for 4th of July? Shop @HyVee on Henderson Street 1-3 pm today and support @ROWVAVolleyball who will be bagging your groceries! Tips to be used for team gear this coming season. #rowvastrong #thankyou
ROWVA High School Parking Lot will be under construction for the next two days as we prepare to rock and chip the parking lot. Please park in the elementary lot or sophomore parking lot. Thanks! #rowvastrong
Hello ROWVA Jr/Sr High Parents! Thank you to everyone who has registered online so far! Online registration will be open until August 2nd. On Wednesday, July 24th, we will be having registration at the Jr. High/High school office from 7am to 7pm for those who need help. Chromebooks will be set up to complete online registration. If you have registered online and not paid fees, you are welcome to come to the office to pay them during the all day registration. Also, just a reminder that all incoming 9th graders need a current physical on file with the office. All athletes need to have a current sports physical on file in the office before they will be allowed to practice. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Danner by e-mail at email@example.com
Attention Mid-County Football Players and Parents! Please come to the ROWVA Jr/Sr High School LMC this Friday at 6:30 p.m. for a team meeting. Coach Gullstrand is excited to meet everyone! #rowvastrong #wearebilltown #galvaproud
@SuptSornberger will be on WGIL at 8:10 am on Thursday, May 23. The topic is all things ROWVA! #rowvastrong
Rowva Williamsfield Softball Regional Champs! #rowvastrong #wearebilltown
Until further notice, ROWVA Schools will be on a soft lockdown due to a potential Snapchat threat at the JH School. A soft lockdown means we are not letting anyone in or out of the buildings while we investigate. At this time, ROWVA Schools will be dismissing at the regular time. We will update you when more information becomes available.
Check Facebook for videos of our seniors and Twitter for pictures of Signing Day #CollegeDecisionDay #rowvastrong
ROWVA Signing Day! Love this day! Check out the new ROWVA App. Posting all day long. Interviews with kiddos!!! #rowvastrong
Here is a link to the May lunch menu! #rowvastrong https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BwVTKSnVgwotTzUtN3MzNkg2VDVZUkgxbDF6T3B1eUJJbG5F/view?usp=sharing
The website committee is hard at work getting ready for launch!
At the ICAC meet, the R/W girls track team placed 3rd overall! In addition, R/W claimed three championships: Taylor Main in the 200m, Lexi Little in shot put, and the 4x200m team. Congratulations! #rowvastrong #wearebilltown