March 26, 2015

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE – QHS FRESHMAN ADDITION

  Engineer Michael Purol reviewed the diagrams and building plans for the QHS Freshman Addition at the March 25th Board meeting.   The project includes: ¨ relocation of […]
March 10, 2015

SHOWCASE OF EXCELLENCE

The 23rd annual Showcase of Excellence Show Choir and Jazz Band Competition will be held Saturday, March 14, 8:30 am until midnight at Quincy Senior High, […]
January 22, 2015

Former School Board Member Dr. Steve Krause Appointed to Board Vacancy

             At the January 21st meeting, the Board of Education appointed former School Board Member Dr. Steve Krause to fill the unexpired term of Jeff Mays.  […]
December 18, 2014

BUILDING PROJECT UPDATE

At the December 17, 2014 meeting, the Board of Education discussed issues related to the building project including the contract with the architects and engineering firms […]
November 25, 2014

SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES ARCHITECTURAL FIRMS

One of the first steps after voters passed the $89 million building referendum is for the Board to select the architects.  Todd Moore, engineer with Architechnics, […]
November 25, 2014

PMA SECURITIES – FINANCIAL ADVISORS

The Board approved an Advisory Agreement with PMA Securities to provide financial advisory services in connection with the sale of the $89 million in general obligation […]
October 23, 2014

RESOLUTION REGARDING $89 MILLION BOND ISSUE

If voters approve the $89 million building referendum, annual operating savings and cost avoidance is estimated at $1.5 to $2 million.  The Board of Education approved […]
August 15, 2014

SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES SCHOOL BUILDING BONDS ISSUE

At a Special Meeting held August 14, 2014, the Board of Education for the Quincy Public School District approved a resolution to place a referendum proposition […]
July 24, 2014

INCREASE IN SCHOOL LUNCH PRICES

The Board of Education approved a 10-cent increase in lunch prices at the July 23rd Board meeting. Jean Kinder, Food Service Director, explained that schools participating […]
May 22, 2014

Board Approves New QHS Math Course

At the May 21st  meeting, Board members approved  a new math course and textbook for Quincy Senior High School.  Decision Making with Data is a 4th […]
April 22, 2014

Baldwin Student Published in Nostalgia Drag World Magazine

Paige Teel, a Baldwin student in Mary Wilson’s class, was recently published in Nostalgia Drag World Magazine.  Teel used her interest in the sport of drag […]
April 4, 2014

STEERING COMMITTEE LAUNCHES SURVEY

The Quincy Public Schools Superintendent’s Facilities Steering Committee is seeking public input to the facilities planning process in the form of a survey. This brief, three-question […]
April 4, 2014

5ESSENTIALS SURVEY

Parents, teachers and students have the opportunity to share their voices by completing the Illinois 5Essentials Survey.  The survey provides important information about a school’s learning […]
March 17, 2014

SUPERINTENDENT’S STEERING COMMITTEE – MASTER PLAN

At a press conference on Monday, March 17, Business Manager Joel Murphy presented an update on the District Wide Improvement Master Plan and Superintendent’s Steering Committee.  […]
March 11, 2014

QPS ANNOUNCES SUPERINTENDENT’S STEERING COMMITTEE

The Quincy Public School Board of Education announced that it has established a Superintendent’s Steering Committee to develop a district-wide improvement plan. The Steering Committee, facilitated […]
February 21, 2014

DISTRICT FACILITIES MASTER PLAN

 At a special meeting on facilities held February 12th, Board members concluded that the next logical step is to develop a master plan that would include […]
January 23, 2014

QHS/QAVTC Pathways to College and Careers

     At the January 22nd Board meeting, QHS Principal, Danielle Edgar, and QAVTC Director, Mark Pfleiger, showcased a new communication tool for students and parents regarding […]
December 30, 2013

REFERENDUM DECISION ON HOLD

The Board of Education postponed any action to place a referendum on the March or November 2014 ballot to fund new buildings and renovations at a […]
December 30, 2013

LOCATION OF THE JANUARY BOARD MEETING HAS BEEN CHANGED

The January 22, 2014 Board of Education meeting has been moved to Quincy Senior High School.  The meeting was previously scheduled at Berrian School.  The meeting will […]
November 25, 2013

SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES P.E. WAIVER

The Board of Education approved submission of the Physical Education Waiver at a special meeting held December 10, 2013.  Click here to view the waiver.  
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