October Events

Heyworth CUSD#4 October Events


There is NO SCHOOL on Monday, October 10th for Columbus Day and Friday, October 28th (Parent/Teacher Conferences)


Wednesday, October 5th is World Teacher’s Day!


October 15th is the deadline to have school physicals and vaccination records turned in.  If you have a student in Pre-K, Kindergarten, 6th grade or 9th grade you must have an examination by a medical provider (Not a Sports physical) and be up to date on vaccinations.  If you have a 12th grader they must have their 2nd Meningococcal vaccination completed. Please contact Sarah Bell, District Nurse with any questions or concerns.


Elementary Events


The temperature is cooling down outside. Please be sure to send a jacket or sweatshirt with your HES student as they will continue to be outside for PE and recess.


Parents, please click the LINK if you would like to sign up for an optional parent-teacher conference with the Art teacher, Mrs. Duvenhage.


Parents, please click the LINK if you would like to sign up for an optional parent-teacher conference with the Music teacher, Mrs. Wepfer.  


Parents, please click the LINK if you would like to sign up for an optional parent-teacher conference with the LEAP teacher, Mrs. Janvrin.  


First Week of October-BOOK FAIR AT HES: The Scholastic Book Fair will be held in the Elementary Library October 3-7.  Each class will be scheduled to visit and shop during the week.  Families are invited to Family Shopping Night on October 4th from 4-7p.m. and Book Fair will also be open during HES Open House on October 6th from 5-7 p.m.  Stop by and take a look!


10/03/2022 1st Grade Field Trip to Gail’s Pumpkin Patch


10/03/2022 H.O.P.E. Dine to Donate Culver’s on Market Street from 5-8PM






10/06/2022 HES Open House starts at 5:00 PM-7:00 PM-To help with parking, we are splitting grade levels into sessions with different times. 


Session 1


Grades Pre-K-2nd


Session 2


Grades 3-6th

We are anticipating another awesome Open House. We will meet in the gym for a quick welcome at the beginning of each session. 


10/12/2022 Kindergarten Field Trip to Gail’s Pumpkin Patch


10/17/2022 H.O.P.E. Monthly Meeting in HES Library at 6:30 PM-Free Childcare!!!


10/17/2022 Pre-K Field Trip to Gail’s Pumpkin Patch during their regularly scheduled class time


10/21/2022 H.O.P.E. Iron Coyote family fun event from 6-8pm!  10% of all sales during that time will go to H.O.P.E!


10/24-10/27 HES Parent Teacher Conferences


10/27/2022 4th Grade Field Trip to Sugar Grove Nature Center


Save the date! 

Thursday, December 8th will be the Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd Grade Music Program and Art Show. The music program will begin at 7 pm, and will last approximately 30 minutes. 

The Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade Art Show will be from 6:30-8:30pm in the HES cafeteria.  

More information from Mrs. Duvenhage and Mrs. Wepfer is to come. 





Junior High School Events


STUCO is sponsoring a junior high dance on Friday, October 14, from 7:00 - 9:00 PM in the new gym with a Halloween theme. The cost is $5.  Look for more details to come.


Junior High Dance needs chaperones and donations! Please click here to see what we need! Any help is much appreciated! Junior High Dance Chaperones and Donations Needed! Click HERE!


10/24-10/27 HJHS Parent Teacher Conferences


Senior High School Events


Art Club will be fundraising through Face painting at Home Football Games again this fall. 3$ per design!


FFA is selling Poinsettias again this year! Follow this link to reserve yours! They will be ready to go by Thanksgiving! https://heyworth-ffa-poinsettia-order-copy.cheddarup.com


HHS Boosters has an apparel tent at some of the volleyball games and all of the football games, come check it out and support HHS Boosters!


10/03/2022 ISAC (Illinois Student Assistance Commission) representative will be conducting a FAFSA informational night on October 3rd from 6-8 in the high school cafeteria.


10/06/2022 Dine to Donate at Prairie Fire Grill to help the Class of 2024 raise money for post prom. 4:00-9:00 pm 15>#/p###


10/06/2022-Fall Picture RETAKE Day is October 6, 2022. Order online at www.inter-state.com/order and use order code: 72126FB (Junior High) and 72125YB (High School). Forms are available outside of the main office.


10/07/2022 JOSTENS will return Friday, October 7th during High School lunch to take orders for class rings, graduation, and HS Varsity jackets. If any Sophomores or Seniors missed the meeting on September 30th, you can pick up order forms in the main office.


10/08/2022 HS Cross Country Hornet Invite/Senior Day- 9:30am @ Centennial Park


10/11/2022 Volleyball Senior Night vs GCMS-Ceremony between JV and Varsity matches ~ 7pm


10/13/2022 Blood Drive in the Junior High Gym from 9:00-2:00 PM


10/19/2022 Friends of Heyworth FFA Meeting in the Ag Room at 6:00 PM


10/18/2022 HHS Booster Meeting at 7:00 PM in the High School Library


10/21/2022 Football and Cheer Senior Night vs GCMS-- 7pm


10/24-10/27 HHS Parent Teacher Conferences

Save the Date! The High School Spanish Club and Art Club are hosting a Day of the Dead Event (Crafts/Games/Food) in the High School Cafeteria November 1 from 5-7 PM!