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Butler Elementary School

1701 South Macarthur Blvd
Springfield, IL 62704

A Bobcat's Guide for Returning to School

Jan 7, 2021 Want to know what your school day will look like?  Check out this guide to learn about new procedures we have in place to help keep everyone safe.  We are ready for you and we cannot wait to see you! 

Second Semester Materials Distribution

Dec 3, 2020 Our distribution day for second semester learning materials is Monday, December 14, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  There will be a drive-thru service on Dial St.  Be sure to come by to get materials necessary for second semester learning.    Pick-up Procedures: Pick up procedures will be in a drive-thru format on Dial St.  Please drive south on Dial Street (heading toward Laurel Street). READ MORE

Cardinals Calendar Fundraiser

Oct 13, 2020 Our PTO is selling St. Louis Cardinals calendars this year.  The calendars cost $16 and our school makes $7 per calendar.  You may collect cash, checks written to Butler PTO or customers can pay PTO directly through Venmo.  All orders must be turned in to the Butler office PTO mailbox by Thursday, November 12th. You may download or the print the attached order form.  Please contact the Butler PTO (butlerpto186@gmail.com)  with any questions.  

Butler PTO Meeting Information

Oct 13, 2020 Please join our PTO virtual meeting on Thursday, October 22 at 6:00 p.m.  All are welcome to attend! This meeting will be held via Zoom.  The Zoom link will be sent out closer to the meeting date.  See the attachment for more information.  

Springfield Public Schools Foundation Book Fair

Oct 9, 2020 The Springfield Public Schools Foundation Book Fair is Saturday, October 10 and Sunday, October 11 at Barnes and Noble.  Proceeds from this event support the purchase of books for each of the 33 school libraries across District 186.  If you are not able to attend, you can still support by accessing the book fair online.  See the attached flyer for more information.  

District 186 Family Survey

Sep 23, 2020 Springfield District 186 is designing a series of sessions and materials to support families 'right now' during remote learning. We need your input on the topics that would best support you and your family. Please fill out this short survey by Sunday, September 27. Thank you! District 186 Family Survey    

Week 2 Remote Learning at Butler School

Sep 7, 2020 Hello Butler Families, This is Mrs. Gage. I hope your family enjoyed this Labor Day weekend. I want to begin by saying again, congratulations on making it through the first week of school, specifically, remote learning. Your support was very much appreciated and no doubt provided Butler Staff and Students with a smoother transition into the 2020-21 school year. READ MORE

Virtual 'Meet Your Teacher' at Butler School

Aug 28, 2020 Monday, August 31st, 2020, will be our first day of Remote Learning. We will be spending the day getting to know our families. Butler Teachers will be hosting 'Meet Your Teacher' Zoom meetings at 9am, 12pm, and 5:30pm. Log on through your student's device by clicking the Canvas Icon to access the Zoom Link. Our Specials and Resource Teachers will also have Zoom meetings you can join if you'd like at 9:30, 12:30 and 6:00pm. READ MORE

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