Our Mission

The purpose of Jane Addams Elementary School is to provide the opportunities that ensure the success of every learner.

Our Instructional Focus

I can read carefully.

I can think deeply. 

I can show understanding.
We enjoy reading!

Walking in Someone Else's Shoes

Photos Jan 27 Our school is focusing on empathy, the understanding of other's feelings. Our students experienced walking in someone else's shoes.

Papa John's School FUNdraiser

News Jan 25 Papa John's is working hard to support our local schools! Order a pizza on the below dates, mention our school, and we get 20% of the sales- Woo Hoo! Our school FUNdraiser dates: January 26, March 8, May 10

Slam Dunk for the Community!

News Jan 15 The families and staff of Jane Addams raised $468.25 for St. Martin dePorres- Way to go Jaguars! As the class who...

It's cold outside!

Photos Jan 15 When we can't get outside to play, we can act like monkeys, swim, twirl like ballerinas and walk...

A walk through our school...

Photos Nov 30 Take a walk through our school by looking at these pictures!

Dad Breakfast

News Nov 3 Please join your student on Friday, November 13, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. for breakfast at Jane Addams. Please call 217-787-3144 to RSVP if you have not done so already.

Title 1 Home-School Compact Agreement

Photos Oct 25 Mrs. Kurz's second grade class is reviewing the student responsibility section of the Compact agreement before signing their name.

Bullying & Technology Night

Photos Oct 14 Families enjoyed pizza & salad from Antonios while parents and students were split into groups to...

Book of Pride

Photos Oct 13 At Jane Addams we have a "Book of Pride" that is kept on a table near the front office. A student must have done something EXTRAORDINARY in order to have earned their name in the book!

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