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Black Hawk Elementary School

2500 South College St
Springfield, IL 62704
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Health Requirements

All students entering a pre-k program, kindergarten, 6th grade, 9th grade and those new to Springfield Public Schools must provide proof of a physical exam completed by a physician, nurse practitioner or physician's assistant by the first day of school.  An updated immunization record is also required.  Students failing to provide all mandatory health information will be excluded on the  10th day of school and will not be allowed to return until all required records are received in the school office.

If you need assistance locating a physician, SIU School of Medicine at (217)545-8000 or Central Counties Health Center at (217)788-2300 is available to help meet your child's health care needs.  

Children entering kindergarten, 2nd and 6th grade are required to have a dental exam.  Students entering kindergarten and those new to Illinois schools are also required to have a vision exam. 

Please contact the nurse at your child's school for questions.

Black Hawk Schedule

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Office Phone: 217-525-3195

Office Fax: 217-525-3168

Breakfast: 8:40 a.m.

Student Attendance Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Early Dismissal Every Wed. at 2:30 p.m.

Teacher Attendance Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.


Lunch Schedule

1st, 2nd and 4th: 12:15 - 1:00 pm

K, 3rd, 5th and Sanders: 12:45-1:30 pm


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Worker Bee Party

Photos May 13 Thank you, Pasfield Baptist, for celebrating our students who have been working hard in their classrooms. These students were selected by their teachers and invited to a party at Pasfield on March

New glasses from Illinicare Health and Envision!

Photos May 13 Thank you to Illinicare Heath and Envolve's Vision Van for visiting Black Hawk, giving free vision screenings to 20 of our students, and providing new glasses to those who needed them! We

Black Hawk Family Reunion - April 28, 2019

Photos Apr 29 Many thanks to our community partners and Title I for making this event possible. Our families loved spending time together, playing games, and eating!  Special thanks to:

Illinois State Museum

Photos Mar 19 Students take a field trip to the Illinois State Museum!

Words with Friends

Photos Mar 19 Students play “Words with Friends” during Enrichment

Zoo to You

Photos Mar 19 Students learn all about our feathered friends during Zoo to You

Fluffy Slime

Photos Mar 19 Students make fluffy slime for Wacky & Wild Science during Enrichment!

February’s Zoo to You

Photos Mar 19  Students learn about snakes and amphibians during February’s zoo to you.

Pirate Family Fun Night - February 21, 2019

Photos Feb 27 Black Hawk families had a blast at last week's Pirate Family Fun Night. Students made pirate hats, played literacy games, tried pirate yoga, and even made tinfoil ships! Thank you to

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