South Elementary School

Welcome to South Elementary School!  

South Elementary School is one of four schools in the Illinois Valley Central School District. We are proud to serve the educational needs of our students within the Chillicothe community. Approximately 480 students in pre-kindergarten through 3rd grade attend South School which also includes the district's kindergarten through 3rd grade life skills and instructional special education programs. South School has two pre-kindergarten classrooms which partner with the Peoria County Bright Futures Program.  Our teaching staff includes physical education, special education, speech, reading, art, technology, and music educators.


Our Mission- To empower students to become lifelong learners who contribute to a diverse world.


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News Bulletins

  • Breakfast on October 18th at South
    Posted Sep 26, 2016, 8:02 AM by Shaun Grant
  • Going to the Moon in Mrs. Rauh's Class Please see below for the Journal Star Article: http://www.pjstar.com/news/20160922/exploring-lunar-surface-from-swivel-chair
    Posted Sep 26, 2016, 7:53 AM by Shaun Grant
  • Cycle for Heart Thanks to Chris Figureida for presenting to the students about being heart healthy and his travels around the country on his bike.info@cycleforheart.orgwww.cycleforheart.org
    Posted Sep 26, 2016, 7:57 AM by Shaun Grant
  • ELA Block Today we started our ELA Block.  The ELA Block is where students step away from the traditional classroom structure for only a half an hour a day and target high ...
    Posted Sep 13, 2016, 2:19 PM by Shaun Grant
  • Scouting Visit Thank you to the Cub Scouts Pack 91 for coming and talking to all the boys Kindergarten through 3rd grade about the importance about Scouting!
    Posted Sep 12, 2016, 8:11 PM by Shaun Grant
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