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Weekly Activities
From Mr. Flater
Monday 9/29/2014
4:30 PM BOYS GOLF VARSITY vs Putnam County HS @ Edgewood Golf Course
5:00 PM BOYS FOOTBALL FRESHMEN vs Stillman Valley @ Stillman Valley HS

Tuesday 9/30/2014
4:00 PM BOYS CROSS COUNTRY VARSITY vs Genoa-Kingston @ Walcamp Forest Preserve
4:30 PM GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY VARSITY vs Genoa-Kingston @ Walcamp Forest Preserve
4:30 PM BOYS SOCCER VARSITY vs Stillman Valley @ Stillman Valley
5:00 PM GIRLS SWIMMING and DIVING JV vs Woodstock North, IMSA (Triangular) @ Pool
5:00 PM GIRLS SWIMMING and DIVING VARSITY vs Woodstock North, IMSA (Triangular) @ Pool
5:00 PM GIRLS VOLLEYBALL SOPHOMORE vs Dixon @ Dixon HS
5:00 PM GIRLS VOLLEYBALL FRESHMEN vs Dixon @ Dixon HS
6:00 PM BOYS SOCCER JV vs Stillman Valley @ Stillman Valley
6:00 PM GIRLS VOLLEYBALL VARSITY vs Dixon @ Dixon HS

Wednesday 10/1/2014
TBA GIRLS GOLF VARSITY Big Northern Conference @ Timbre Pointe Golf Course

Thursday 10/2/2014
TBD BOYS GOLF VARSITY Big Northern Conference @ Timber Pointe Golf Course
4:30 PM BOYS SOCCER JV vs Mendota @ Soccer Varsity Field
5:00 PM GIRLS VOLLEYBALL FRESHMEN vs Winnebago @ Gym - C
5:00 PM GIRLS VOLLEYBALL SOPHOMORE vs Winnebago @ Gym
6:00 PM BOYS SOCCER VARSITY vs Mendota @ Soccer Varsity Field
6:00 PM GIRLS VOLLEYBALL VARSITY vs Winnebago @ Gym

Friday 10/3/2014
5:00 PM BOYS FOOTBALL SOPHOMORE vs Oregon @ Oregon HS
7:00 PM BOYS FOOTBALL VARSITY vs Oregon @ Oregon HS

Saturday 10/4/2014
TBD BOYS GOLF JV Big Northern Conference @ Swan Hills Golf Course
9:00 AM GIRLS VOLLEYBALL SOPHOMORE Power Classic @ Gym
10:00 AM BOYS SOCCER JV vs Westminster Christian HS @ Soccer Varsity Field
10:15 AM GIRLS SWIMMING and DIVING VARSITY vs Jefferson @ Jefferson
11:30 AM BOYS SOCCER VARSITY vs Westminster Christian HS @ Soccer Varsity Field



September Students of the Month
From Mr. Verona
FreshmanSophomoreJuniorSeniorEmployee
Regan LarsonTracie RaineVerne JohnsonWhitney Felker Sydney Wise
 Regan Larson Tracie Raine Verne Johnson Whitney FelkerSydney Wise

Our Employee of the Month,Sydney Wise, works in the High School as an office assistant delivering announcements and district mail.
 Pictured from left to right are: Brent Baker from Byron Bank, Regan Larson, Tracie Raine, Verne Johnson, Whitney Felker, and Marty Grant from Stillman Bank.September Students of the MonthEach of the students received a gift card for their achievement.
Click image to enlarge.


Homecoming 2014: Tigers Take the Night
From Mrs. Ebens
Ticket Sales

  • Sept 26th & 29th & 30th – Tickets $10 before school
  • Oct 1st–Oct 3rd – Tickets $15 before school Tickets will NOT be sold during homecoming week at school.
  • Oct 11th - Tickets $20 at the door
  • Out of Town Guests: $25 at the door with approved form. The form will be available in the 9-12 office starting September 18th and are Due back to the 9-12 office on or before October 7th.

Homecoming Court

  • Sept 25th & 26th - Initial Court Voting during lunches
  • Sept 30th & Oct 1st – Final Court Vote during lunches

Fashion Show

  • Oct 3rd – Dress Up Day Fashion Show
    • Student Body dismissed to the gymnasium at 2:21
    • Announcement of Nominees and the King & Queen and Court
      • This is a required student attendance, and all students must stay for Pride Time.

Download Homecoming Week Information [pdf]



Food Service Payments 

The Byron School District is no longer using MySchoolBucks.com for food service payments. Payments are to be made using Skyward Family Access, the same program used for student registration.

Click Here For Skyward Family Access

After login, click on the Food Service link found in the left navigation pane where you can view totals or make a payment. Food Service


Skyward's Family Access 

Instructions are provided for parents pertaining to the navigation of the student gradebook using Skyward's Family Access.

Click Here For Skyward Family Access
Navigating the K-2 Gradebook pdfNavigating the 3-5 Gradebook  pdf Navigating the 6-12 Gradebook pdf 


New Students to Byron High School
From HS Office
All new students seeking to enroll at Byron High School should contact Mrs. Deanna Groves in the HS Office. To enroll you must have:

  • proof of address
  • an original birth certificate
  • updated health records

Call the High School office for additional information at 815-234-5491, 228



Community Service  
From Mrs. McMullen

Community Service Click on the following links for your Community Service form. 
  • pdf format (FY2014 - 2015)

    When completed, the plan will provide at least 2.5 hours of charitable or non-profit service to others outside the home resulting in a tangible benefit to others. Community service must be completed outside of school hours.

    Service done prior to 5/24/10 cannot be proposed or accepted using this form.


Cartoon of the Day Link!
Today's Cartoon  Now you can get a little humor every day. Click on the cartoon picture and you can read a daily cartoon. Every day there will be a new one so check back often!