The NHS Student Council is selling PINK shirts again this year, along with PINK masks. Order forms are in the JH/HS offices, North Elementary, and Trendz Hair Salon. Orders and money are due by Sept. 30th. All proceeds go to the MCCA. Due to Covid-19, NHS is not able to have their annual PINK game in October. The community will still be able to purchase balloon tags in memory of a loved one who had or is fighting cancer for $3 starting on Thursday, Oct. 1st. Tags can be purchased from Trendz, Ugly Mugs, or Student Council members. The Student Council members will launch the biodegradable balloons at 6:30pm on Friday, October 16th. The event will be closed to the public, but will be live streamed on the Nokomis CUSD #22 Facebook. 💕 #NOKOPROUD
The JH softball doubleheader tomorrow (9/12) will now start at 8:00am.
The Nokomis FFA Chapter will be showcased this weekend, September 12-13, 2020, on “This Week In AgriBusiness”, a weekly, one-hour television agri-news program hosted by two of the country’s most well-known farm broadcasters Max Armstrong and Orion Samuelson. The Nokomis FFA Chapter Tribute will include information about the Chapter’s history, activities and community service. It also includes an interview with Nora Patton, as well as several photos of the students and their participation in chapter activities. Viewers can see the Nokomis FFA Chapter Tribute during “This Week In AgriBusiness” which is aired on RFD-TV, a 24-hour television network for rural America. RFD-TV is carried on Dish Network channel 231 and on DirecTV channel 345, as well as a number of other cable systems. “This Week In AgriBusiness” airs three times on RFD-TV throughout the weekend. Broadcast times are 7:00a.m. on Saturday; 5:00a.m. and 9:30p.m. on Sundays; (Central Time Zone). #NOKOPROUD
The Nokomis Football team is selling Redskin Gaiters. Click on the store link below to see the different colors and sizes. Order and pay online. Once the orders arrive you will be notified of a pickup time. https://nhsgs2020.wswebstore.com #NOKOPROUD
Check out the Virtual Calming Room created by our JH/HS School Counselor Mrs. DeWerff! You can find the VCR on the school website under Explore, Junior/Senior High, Counselor or at this link - https://sites.google.com/nokomis.k12.il.us/nokomisvirtualcalmingroom/home #NOKOPROUD
#NOKOPROUD Parents: Our new online fee payment portal is now available. Go to your Skyward account to pay for all fees, lunch & breakfast accounts, and sport fees. The online portal will take credit and debit cards as well as e-checks. You must be the primary Skyward account holder to pay fees online. If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contract your child's school office. Thanks!
Please see attached letter to parents and guardians regarding COVID-19. A copy can be found on our social media sites.
Beginning Monday, August 24, 2020, all Nokomis public and private schools will dismiss students at 2:30 p.m. for the entire 1st quarter. This is to allow our teachers and support staff to make positive and meaningful contact with our remote learners. Also, Friday, September 4, 2020 will be a Remote Learning Planning Day, which means students will not be in attendance that day. This will allow teachers and support staff to receive professional development on new technology and remote learning resources. Thank you for your cooperation.
Just a friendly reminder that all Nokomis Schools will dismiss at 12:00 noon on Friday, August 21, 2020. Breakfast and Lunch will still be provided. The lunch menu has changed to include a peanut butter and jelly sandwish, fruit cup, baby carrotts, and milk. North School students will eat lunch at school starting at 11:00 a.m. JH/HS students will be given lunch in a take home bag. Students will sign-up for lunch at the beginning of the day. If you want your child to eat lunch at home that is perfectly fine, just have your child tell the teacher during lunch count. Thank you for your cooperation.
1st Day of school in the books today. So very proud of our teachers, staff, and students for following guidelines and being active members of the learning community. Shout out to our school nurse for everything she has done to make this a safe environment. #NOKOPROUD
Good Evening. In a effort to give our teachers time to prepare and make contact with our remote learners during the begnning of the school year, we will be dismissing school at 12:00 noon on the following Fridays: August 21, August 28, and September 4, 2020. Thank you for your cooperation.
Please remember to register your student for school whether they are in-person or remote. All registration can be completed online through Skyward. If assistance is needed, please call a building secretary. Lastly, if your child rides the bus on a regular route and you are going to bring them to school instead, please let us know as soon as possible by calling your child's school. Thank you!
There will be a parent/player/coach meeting for HS golf tomorrow, August 11th, at 5:00pm in the Ramsey HS gym. If you cannot attend the meeting contact Ramsey HS to set up a time to meet at 618-423-2333. #NOKOPROUD
Please find attached a short one-page summary of our REOPEN Plan. Also, the link below will take you to a video of our Plan. https://drive.google.com/file/d/14XIzljbpI1O2c-ixrXIF4O-y2qoZWLQJ/view?usp=sharing
Good Evening: The link below will provide you with several documents, including registration information, supply lists, the school calendar, and our Reopen Plan (long version and summary). Please be advised that our Reopen Plan can change on a days notice pending new guidance, data from registration, or other situations that may arise. We will keep you updated on revised plans. Thank you for your cooperation. https://www.nokomis.k12.il.us/o/nokomis/documents
Unfortunately, we have to inform you the IESA Board of Directors voted yesterday to cancel junior high baseball and softball this fall due to the on going Covid 19 pandemic. The IESA has no plans to reschedule or to conduct the seasons later in the school year.
There will be a 30 minute football players meeting Wednesday July 8th for all Nokomis High School students interested in playing High School football this year. Please be at the football practice field by 6pm. Remember to practice social distancing or wear a mask.
In order to gather information and data, we are asking that all parents complete this survey. Thank you for your time. You may need to copy and paste URL. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1kRSkcRiW8HVL-fQL7Gl_F_4pWBMeWFFS96t9mtcuVsQ/edit
NJHS and SLS 7th & 8th grade boys interested in JH Baseball for the Fall of 2020 season should pick up reg packets at the BRS Museum on Friday, June 26th from 6-7pm. If you are unable to attend, contact Coach Goodwin at 217-556-7175 to make arrangements to get a packet.
Good evening! As we look at Governor Pritzker's plan to reopen Illinois, we have made the difficult decision to change our graduation date. The NJHS and NHS graduations will take place June 6, 2020. More details will be available May 26th. Thank you for your understanding!
Nokomis High School Prom Court has been announced. The dance will take place tentatively July 25th, 8-11 pm, at the Parish Center in Nokomis. Coronation will begin promptly at 8:15pm. Questions may be addressed to class sponsor: Jennifer Doyen via firstname.lastname@example.org. #NOKOPROUD
We are thankful for our teachers at Nokomis CUSD #22!! 🍎 https://youtu.be/qf46CQS0OPU 🍎 #ThankATeacher #NOKOPROUD
We will continue to deliver breakfast/lunch bags to our students during the month of May. If you would like breakfast/lunch delivered to your child, please call your child’s school office to be put on the list at one of our designated drop-off areas. Please leave a message as they are checked regularly. #NOKOPROUD
Happy Monday! Unless the Governor continues the stay-at-home order, we are scheduling the following events for our JH and HS students: PROM - July 25 JH Graduation - August 1 at 3:00 p.m. HS Graduation - August 1 at 7:00 p.m. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Seniors- Take a look at the available scholarships on the list Mrs. DeWerff sends out or on the school website. Most due dates are coming up. Also, if you have a scholarship you know you are receiving, such as from the school you will be attending or an organization, please notify Mrs. DeWerff, so we can be sure to include it when we recognize seniors for their awards. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to email Mrs. DeWerff. #NOKOPROUD
We are currently working on cleaning out lockers, desks, and other student items. We will be providing students/parents an opportunity to pick-up all these items on Tuesday, May 5 from 3 - 6 p.m. at their respecitve schools. Signs will be posted of pick-up locations. Thank you!
Please click on or copy/paste the link below for the revised Nokomis Remote Learning Plan. The Plan can also be found on our website. Thank you for your cooperation. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/679999/E-Learning_Plan__2_.pdf
Sorry it took so long to get the Read Alongs on here. I will be posting the other 5 together. Enjoy #NOKOPROUD https://www.facebook.com/nokomisnorthelementary/videos/2859071824148679/
On Friday, the Governor officially suspended all in-class learning for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. The Nokomis Remote Learning Team is working diligently to update our documents on remote learning. Additional information will soon follow on a variety of topics.
Nokomis will turn the lights on Friday night, April 17th, at 8:20pm and leave them on for 20 minutes and 20 seconds. #NOKOPROUD 💡💡💡💡💡💡💡💡💡💡 On Friday night, IHSA schools throughout Illinois will turn on their lights as a part of #LightsForTheFight to show support for their senior students, as well as for all the healthcare workers, first responders, & all other essential workers on the frontlines of the pandemic.
We will continue to deliver breakfast/lunch bags to our students for the rest of the month. If you would like breakfast/lunch delivered to your child, please call your child’s school office to be put on the list at one of our designated drop-off areas. Please leave a message as they are checked regularly. #NOKOPROUD
On Tuesday, April 7, we will be delivering 4 meals for the rest of the week. Also, learning packets will be picked up on Tuesday. We will delivery daily meals and new learning packets and some Chromebooks on Monday, April 13 from 9-10:15 a.m. Thank you for your cooperation.
By Order of the Governor of Illinois, all Nokomis Schools will continue to delievery educational material via the Remote Learning Plan through April 30. As a result, Prom will be postponed. A new date for Prom will be provided at a later date once more information is obtained.
All PreK - 4th grade learning packets will be picked up at the designated points on Tuesday. New packets will be delivered at that time as well.
North will be posting some Read Aloud videos on the facebook page. I will post them on the app as soon as I learn how. Hope you enjoy them. #NOKOPROUD
Nokomis CUSD #22 Virtual Spirit Week - Thursday, March 26th - Superhero Day! Be a superhero in honor of the hospital workers, first responders, grocery employees, and all other essential personnel. Add your pictures to the comments below. Remember to practice appropriate social distancing. Random pictures will receive prizes. Have an awesome Thursday! #NOKOPROUD
We will continue to deliver breakfast/lunch to our students through April 7th. Students will receive 4 breakfast/lunches on April 7th, due to Spring Break(April 8-10). If you would like breakfast/lunch delivered to your child, please call your child’s school office to be put on the list at one of our designated drop-off areas. Please leave a message as they are checked regularly. #NOKOPROUD
Nokomis CUSD #22 Virtual Spirit Week - Wednesday, March 25th - E-Learning Selfie Day! Take a selfie while working on your school work! Add your pictures to the comments below. Remember to practice appropriate social distancing. Random pictures will receive prizes. Have a wonderful Wednesday! #NOKOPROUD
Mrs. McDonald's classes celebrated pi day last Friday! Students participated in a pi recitation contest, wore pi shirts, made pi mascots, and ate foods that started with the letters "pi." Congrats to Levi for winning the recitation contest by memorizing 171 digits of pi. Dylan, Kinley, Camryn, and Ella all recited more than 100 digits! #NOKOPROUD
Hello Nokomis Parents: If you still would like a meal delivered for your child, please call your child's school office between 8:00 and 11:00 a.m. to be put on the list at one of our designated drop-off areas. These meals are for any child under the age of 18 and they are free.
For PK - 3rd grade parents only. Please complete the following survey by 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 20, 2020. You may have to copy and paste the link into your web browser. Thanks https://forms.gle/2MyQQPmfDA7PYRE88
Please complete the following survey for the Nokomis Breakfast/Lunch Program. You may have to copy and paste into your browser. Please complete by noon on Monday, March 16, 2020. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HJM832F
Baseball and softball at Staunton has been cancelled on Monday 3/16. #NOKOPROUD
Congratulations to the Nokomis FFA members that interviewed last evening at the District FFA Proficiency Awards competition. Moving on to state are Kendall in Grain Production, Ethan in Diversified Crop Production Placement, Ty in Beef Production, Laurel in Ag Sales. Those doing a great job placing second were Nick in Star Agribusiness and Turfgrass Management, Emma in Fruit Production and Alex in Diversified Horticulture. #NOKOPROUD
Natalie competed in the finals of the 3pt Showdown today at Redbird Arena! She made 5 and finished in 4th Place! Use this link, https://youtu.be/vr3NCiGMSL0, or visit the district YouTube channel to watch Natalie. #NOKOPROUD
Natalie advanced to the finals of the 3pt Showdown yesterday at Redbird Arena making 12/15 and finishing in first place out of 32 shooters! Click on this link to see her advance. https://youtu.be/CTMJGyQRE_c You can also visit the district YouTube channel to watch . #NOKOPROUD
Tonight is Senior Night for Boys Basketball and Cheer leading. We will recognize our athletes immediately following the JV basketball game. #NOKOPROUD
Tomorrow, February 21st, wear RED!! We are going to RED OUT the gym for the boys basketball game against Edinburg. The JV game starts at 6pm. It is Senior Night for Alex, Carter, Nick, Emma, Callie, and Jayden. They will be recognized immediately following the JV game. Coach Kimbro and Coach Pesko will be recognized immediately following the Varsity game. A picture will be taken of Coach Kimbro with former players and coaches. A cake/punch reception will be held in the cafeteria following the picture. Please share! GO BIG RED!! 🔴⚫️🏀 #NOKOPROUD
The Nokomis Education Foundation is hosting its first Trivia Night on March 21 at the Parish Center. Go to the NEF Facebook page to download an entry form. Up to 10 people per table. Lots of prizes! Turn in entry forms at the Unit Office. Proceeds help to fund scholarships!
Check out the flyer for the Montgomery CEO class event. You can go to www.moco-entertainment.com for tickets. #NOKOPROUD
Immediately following the Varsity Boys Basketball game this Friday there will be a small ceremony and reception to honor Coach Kimbro and Coach Pesko. All former players and coaches are invited to attend. Please share. #NOKOPROUD
It will be a busy day at NHS today! The boys basketball team will take on Vandalia in the Old Gym with the JV game starting at 3pm. We will remember Coach Kimbro’s 601-700 wins. We are hosting the IHSA Girls 1A Regional Championship game between Centralia Christ Our Rock Lutheran and Hardin Calhoun in the New Gym at 7pm. The 3-Point Showdown will begin at 5:30pm. 🔴⚫️🏀 #NOKOPROUD
Ms. Tharp and the NHS Art Club traveled to ISU to view the Central Illinois High School Art Exhibit at the Center for Visual Arts put on by the Illinois Art Education Association. Our Art Club students had work accepted into this exhibit and were excited to see it displayed and to view other central Illinois high school student work as well. They were given a tour of the Center for Visual Arts classrooms and studios. Kaylee Barker was awarded a $3,000 art scholarship from Millikin University for her entry. #NOKOPROUD
NHS is hosting the IHSA Girls Basketball 1A Regionals this week. Centralia Christ Our Rock Lutheran will play Hardin Calhoun for the championship at 7pm, Saturday, February 15th. The 3-Point Showdown will begin at 5:30pm prior to the game. Congratulations to our Lady Redskins on a great season! 🔴⚫️🏀 #NOKOPROUD
The JH volleyball game in Morrisonville tonight has been cancelled. #NOKOPROUD
The Friday February 21st home boys basketball game will be Coach Kimbro's last regular season game. There will be a short ceremony after the game followed by a reception in the cafeteria. All former players and coaches are invited to attend. Please share. #NOKOPROUD
The Nokomis 8th Grade Boys Sectional game has been postponed due to poor road conditions. The game will be played Friday at 6:30pm. #NOKOPROUD
The Semi-Final games of the Nokomis Girls Basketball Regional have been postponed due to poor road conditions. The games will be played at 6:00 and 7:30 tomorrow.
Nokomis CUSD 22 now has a custom URL that will take you directly to the district YouTube channel. Tonight's boys basketball game will live streamed on the channel. The URL is youtube.com/c/NokomisCUSD22. #NOKOPROUD
Tonight's Varsity Boys Basketball game v Pawnee at 6:30 will be live streamed on the district YouTube channel. Use this link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC25g4NhlbTbYY6yJw-Y_Axg #NOKOPROUD
Nokomis Girls Basketball Regional Schedule Wed., Feb. 12 Game 2 at 6:00 pm: (2) Centralia (Christ Our Rock Lutheran) vs. Sandoval Game 3 at 7:30 pm: (3) Hardin (Calhoun) vs. (5) Nokomis Fri., Feb. 14 Game 4 at 7:00 pm: Winner Game 2 vs. Winner Game 3
Nokomis Girls Basketball Regional results Mon., Feb. 10 Game 1 at 7:00 pm: (7) Sandoval 50 (11) Raymond (Lincolnwood) 23
Download our new app! Watch the video to learn how to download and navigate the app! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1K2rkeShJtFLwoWF8VKsa027qqJ0Yr4qY/view?usp=sharing #NOKOPROUD
The Girls JV/V Basketball game has been rescheduled for this Saturday at 1:00pm at CHBC.
Due to weather and road conditions all games and practices are cancelled today. #NOKOPROUD
Due to icy road conditions, all Nokomis Schools are closed today, Thursday, February 6, 2020. Please stay safe!
The 8th Grade Boys Regional Championship game has been rescheduled. It will be this Saturday morning at 10:00am. It will be played at the High School in Moweaqua. #NOKOPROUD
Due to the impending weather, especially with freezing rain and sleet later this afternoon, all Nokomis Schools will close at 1:00 p.m. today, Wednesday, February 5, 2020. Please remain safe if you have to be out on the roads this evening.
Tisha Miller, LLCC Enrollment Operations Coordinator, visited NHS Juniors this morning to discuss the LLCC College Now program. You can contact Mrs. DeWerff for more information at email@example.com. #NOKOPROUD
Girls Varsity Basketball will play in the Carrollton Lady Hawks Tournament tomorrow at 9:30am. If they win they will play again at 1:00 PM for the Consolation Championship. #NOKOPROUD
Career day at North We had an amazing day learning about various careers. North staff would like to give a special thank you to the men and women who took the time to speak to the students. We would also like to thank North teachers, Darci Harrison, Lacy Suslee, and Emily Chumley for their help in marking the day great.
The varsity girls basketball game at Carrollton tonight has been cancelled.
Sam Anthony Lucania, TEDx Speaker, 5-Star author, personal trainer, overdose survivor, and recovery advocate is coming to Litchfield, Raymond, Hillsboro and Nokomis schools January 28th and 29th. He will visit NHS students tomorrow, January 29th. There will also be an evening event for the Montgomery County community on the 29th at The Event Center in Hillsboro at 6:30pm. #NOKOPROUD
SCHEDULE CHANGE: The JV Boys Basketball game in Lincolnwood tomorrow is at 12:00 instead of 1:30pm. #NOKOPROUD
8th Grade Night: The JH Boys Basketball 8th Grade Night will occur at 5:35 on Tuesday 1/28. We have scheduled an 8th grade game against Litchfield. The game will start at 6:00pm. #NOKOPROUD
Girls Varsity Basketball Senior Night: The JV/V Girls Basketball game v Lincolnwood has been rescheduled for Tuesday 1/28 at 6:00pm. Senior Night will occur directly after the JV game.
Senior Carter Sabol is now the all-time leading scorer for boys basketball at NHS and Montgomery County! Congratulations to Carter! The picture, provided by NokoPhoto, shows Carter with Coach Kimbro and Mike Havera. Mike, 1997 NHS graduate, had held the scoring record with 1859 points. 🔴⚫️🏀 #NOKOPROUD
All Nokomis Schools are cancelled today, Thursday, January 23, 2020, due to poor wether conditions.If you must be out today, please be safe as road conditions are poor.
SCHEDULE CORRECTION: The start of JH Volleyball is changed to 5:00pm on Friday. #NOKOPROUD
SCHEDULE CHANGE: The start of the 7b JH Volleyball match tomorrow has been moved from 4:30 to 5:00pm. The 7th and 8th grade matches will immediately follow. #NOKOPROUD.
Montgomery CEO students visited NHS juniors this morning to talk about their experiences in the program. Dr. Follis will answer parent questions at the Junior Night tomorrow, January 22nd at 6:30pm in the HS cafeteria. Mrs. DeWerff will also present information about the college search process, applications, how students can prepare for their senior year, and the SAT. #NOKOPROUD
SCHEDULE CHANGE: The JH Boys basketball game tomorrow evening (1/22) has been moved from Morrisonville to Nokomis. #NOKOPROUD
Due to the impending weather, all Nokomis Schools will dismiss at 1:00 p.m. today, Friday, January 17, 2020. Please stay safe today.
SCHEDULE CHANGE: Tonight's Boys Basketball game in Morrisonville has been postponed. We will play Carlinville tomorrow at 7:15pm.
SCHEDULE CHANGE: The JH Boys basketball game has been canceled for tonight.
Sam Anthony Lucania, TEDx Speaker, 5-Star author, personal trainer, overdose survivor, and recovery advocate is coming to Litchfield, Raymond, Hillsboro and Nokomis schools January 28th and 29th. There will also be an evening event for the Montgomery County community on the 29th at The Event Center in Hillsboro at 6:30pm. #NOKOPROUD
Tonight's JV/V Girls Basketball game will be live streamed on the district YouTube channel. On the new district website (Nokomis.k12.il.us) click the Explore tab, and then click the District YouTube Channel tab. When you tune in please subscribe to the channel.
A Junior Night for all junior students and their parents will be held Wednesday, January 22nd at 6:30pm in the high school cafeteria. We will discuss the college search process, applications, how students can prepare for their senior year, and the SAT. Ryan Follis will also present information about the Montgomery County CEO program. For questions or more information, please contact Mrs. DeWerff at firstname.lastname@example.org. #NOKOPROUD
Tonight's JV and Varsity Boys Basketball games will be live streamed on the district's YouTube channel. Search Nokomis CUSD22 on YouTube.com or use this URL to go directly to the channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCOhR7efJwvRm_ngrzLM8yA
SCHEDULE CHANGE: Next Tuesday's varsity boys basketball game will be played in Edinburg.
Tonight's Fresh/Soph boys basketball game will be live streamed on the district YouTube channel. Search Nokomis CUSD22 on YouTube or use this URL: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCOhR7efJwvRm_ngrzLM8yA #NOKOPROUD
The NJHS Character Education classes are selling "1 Heart Saving Many" American Heart Association T-shirts($10) to RED OUT the gym on Friday, Feb 21st. Order forms are available in the JH/HS offices or from any JH student. Students who purchase and wear the t-shirt to the game will get in for $1! Also, beginning Feb 1st, paper hearts (in memory/in honor of) will be available for purchase, $3 each or 2/$5, before school and during lunch to display in the New Gym. Contact Mrs. Doyen at email@example.com with any questions. #NOKOPROUD
Great night for the Boys Basketball programs. Both Jv and Varsity came away with a victory over Litchfield #Nokoproud
Hope if your not at the game you join us live. http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCOhR7efJwvRm_ngrzLM8yA #nokoproud
Exciting News! Nokomis CUSD22 is going LIVE on Youtube! Tonight's Boys Basketball games will be live streamed on the district YouTube channel! Use this URL to access the channel. www.youtube.com/channel/UCCOhR7efJwvRm_ngrzLM8yA Please subscribe before watching.
With this being Coach Kimbro’s final year of coaching basketball here at Nokomis, we are going to remember the 800+ wins...100 of them at each of the 8 remaining home games. Tonight we will focus on wins 1-100. There will be a slide show in the lobby displaying yearbook pictures from the teams that played during that time. 🔴⚫️🏀 #NOKOPROUD
Final 19-17. Great win for the 8th graders.
The Boys JV/V Basketball game at East Alton Wood River has been rescheduled for 6:00pm on 1/8/20.
They are HERE! The 2018-2019 Yearbooks are in!!!! They will be distributed tomorrow during lunch for those who purchased one last school year. If you have graduated, you may pick them up during lunch tomorrow, Friday, December 13th from 11:50am-12:10pm OR from 3:15-3:45pm in the old gym lobby. They WILL NOT be available throughout the day. If you cannot make these times please contact Mrs Harrison at firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements. #NOKOPROUD