FINALIST FOR NATIONAL SOFTBALL COACH OF THE YEAR
Congratulations to Normal West softball coach April Schermann, who has been selected as one of eight finalists for the National High School Athletic Coaches Association national softball coach of the year. Coach Schermann will be honored during The National Coach of the Year Awards Banquet in June.
A STEM READ EVENT
Join Joelle Charbonneau and students from Bloomington-Normal for a day of hands-on fun related to the science behind The Testing. Experience a day of interacting with science, math, engineering, and technology while you play games based on the novel. Listen to STEM experts and a best-selling author while working in teams to solve challenges. The free event is Saturday, Jan. 28, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Bloomington High School and is geared towards junior high and high school students. Please click here for more information and to register.
UNIT 5 WINTER WEATHER PROCEDURE
Any decision to close schools or delay the start of a school day due to weather conditions will be made after careful consideration of the following factors:
To read more about the Unit 5 Inclement Weather Policy, CLICK HERE.
My Stop is a web-based application available to all Unit 5 parents to access live bus GPS information using a smartphone, tablet or computer and securely view the current location of their child’s bus on routes. The system also provides the school bus’s estimated time of arrival at your child’s bus stop. For directions, CLICK HERE.
AFTER-HOURS TRANSPORTATION CALL CENTER
Unit 5 has implemented an after-hours transportation call center available from 4-6 p.m. Monday through Friday. The phone number to call during that time period is 309-557-4800.
Those needing to contact Transportation outside of these hours should call 309-557-4BUS.
INTERESTED IN BEING A BUS DRIVER OR MINI VAN DRIVER?
First Student has immediate openings for bus drivers. If you are interested in a job with paid training and flexible hours you can view information by CLICKING HERE or call 309-557-4063. Unit 5 is also looking for people to drive mini-vans and mini-activity busses to transport students. For information on applying, CLICK HERE .
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