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Paraprofessionals Wanted!

    Full-time Paraprofessionals at La Harpe School start at $10.25/hr + benefits. Email Dist. Sec. Jeanne Clayton  jclayton@laharpeeagles.com , call (217)659-7739, or stop by the District Office at 404 West Main Street, La Harpe, IL for an application.  Parapro certificate or teacher sub license is required. Applications are subject to board . . .

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VFW Scholarship

  L ast week, the representative from the Carthage VFW Post 5117 visited the school to discuss the opportunity for students from grades 6-7-8 to apply for a unique opportunity to win a scholarship called the Patriot Pen.  It is an annual scholarship and it is a great opportunity to earn some extra money.  The VFW would like to give $25 for every valid submission.  They review and choose a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place . . .

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Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!!   The LaHarpe Elementary and Junior High teachers just received a wagon full of classroom supplies  from Kasey Livingston and Amanda Mehaffy of Century 21 Property Professionals.   Your generosity is greatly appreciated, and the supplies will be put to good use in our classrooms.    We have amazing support from our community! . . .

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School Safety Drills

As part of our school ·safety plan, faculty and staff have been trained in various drills. These include fire drills, tornado drills, bus safety, lockdown procedures, and active shooters. These drills are required by state law. We work with the Hancock County Police Department, our local police department, and the fire department.   The fire department will be here to talk to elementary students about fire safety and . . .

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Bus Safety at LaHarpe

Students at LaHarpe Elementary and Junior High School completed their bus safety lesson with Principal Ryner today. The students met with Mrs. Ryner by class and listened to bus safety information, and could ask questions or offer comments throughout the lesson.  They were reminded how to properly navigate around a bus when loading, and exiting.  They were also reminded how to properly sit in their seats, . . .

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Title One Summer Work

  Congratulations to these Eagles who completed their summer workbooks.  They were recognized with prizes and feathers.  Way to be ready for the new school year!

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