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Black Hawk Elementary School

2500 South College St
Springfield, IL 62704
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Our Schools, Our Future

Master Facilities Planning Information

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1:1 iPad Classroom

I am excited to share that we are a 1:1 iPad classroom. This means that each student will be assigned their very own iPad for the school year. We are going to be using these across all subject areas. Students will each have their own email that they can use to commincate with each other and myself. 

Specials Schedule

Monday- Music and P.E.

Tuesday- Music and P.E.


Friday- Library

Please remember to have your child wear or bring P.E. shoes. Students may also keep shoes for P.E. at school.

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School Day

Parents please remember that school begins at 9am and ends at 3:25. Students are expected to arrive between 8:40 and 8:55 and should be picked up promptly by 3:30. Scope is available before and after school. Boys and Girls Club at Black Hawk is available after school September-May.

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Drop Off and Dismissal Safety

ALL children enter the CAFETERIA doors before school. Doors open at 8:40
Breakfast 8:40-8:55
Students who choose not to eat are to read a book in their classroom line.
BUSSES will be on Lenox before and after school.
CARS should pick up on college after school.
Children crossing the street are to use the CROSS WALK.
For the safety of everyone, please use the crosswalk and have children enter cars from the sidewalk.

downloadOctober 22-26

Newsletter 2 days ago Parent teacher conferences Thursday evening and Friday day.  No School Friday


Resources 5 days ago

The Fire Safety Village

Photos Oct 15 Captain Price taught us fire safety tips and took us through the House of Hazards.  We had a ton of fun learning how to spot unsafe items in our homes and learning how to escape a smoke filled

Firehouse 7

Photos Sep 28 Students were able to visit the neighborhood firehouse today.  We learned that firefighters live, eat and sleep at the firehouse during their shift.  They even get to watch T.V. and play

We've Gone Full Flex

Photos Sep 13 I decided to try flexible seating this year with my class.  It has been one of the best decisions I ever made.   The students really enjoy the seating options and choose a comfy place to

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