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Black Hawk Elementary School

2500 South College St
Springfield, IL 62704
Pictures of students during the Winter Musical.

4th and 5th Grade Winter Musical

3 days ago On December 18th, fourth and Fifth Grade students welcomed guests and the entire school as they shared their musical talents. The fifth grade accompanied winter-themed musical selections on the ukuleles and bucket drums.
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Pictures of families preparing a healthy meals.

Destination Dinner Table

3 days ago One of the most important steps families can take to improve their overall physical health is to begin preparing and eating meals at home using “real” ingredients, as opposed to pre-made and highly processed foods.
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Smiling kids; cute gingerbread houses

Gingerbread Math Night - December 6, 2018

Jan 2, 2019 We had a packed house at our annual Gingerbread Math Night on December 6th. Students did a great job working on their math facts to earn supplies for their gingerbread houses. We saw some very creative houses; we may have some future architects and engineers in the making.
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Salvation Army Canned Food Drive

Dec 18, 2018 Black Hawk students collected hundreds of canned goods for the Salvation Army.  
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East Side Pride and Green Family Stores - Coat Donation

Dec 18, 2018 East Side Pride co-sponsored a Coat Drive with Green Family Stores and generously donated coats to warm our students this winter.   
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Worker Bee Party - December

Dec 18, 2018 On December 13thPasfield Southern Baptist Church sponsored the second Worker Bee Party. Students who have shown effort and take pride in their work and their families were invited to enjoy food and snacks and to choose prizes such as books and games.
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Illinois Bicentennial Program

Dec 18, 2018 On December 3, Black Hawk students and staff celebrated Illinois’ 200thbirthday during a program that featured the history of the state, some of its famous figures and singing of the state song.  This program was organized by one our volunteers, Julie Dirksen.
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Our School Garden

Dec 18, 2018 Black Hawk’s garden got a make-over this fall.  Volunteers from Peace Lutheran Church along with Black Hawk's Wellness team helped weed, till, mulch and install a new beds.  We are ready for spring!!
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