2018-2019 School Year
Game Day @ TMS
BU joined Mrs. McDonough's class at Trimpe for a Game Day! We got to see some of our teachers that we had in middle school and had a great time! 5/8/19
Taco Tuesday with MGC
BU and MGC hosted a Taco Tuesday for the District Staff and people throughout the building. It went great and everyone said the food was AWESOME! 5/7/19
Happy 21st Birthday, Kayla!
Kayla turned 21 today and celebrated with a cookie cake and lots of goodies from teachers and staff! 5/1/19
3rd ANnual Bethalto School district Special olympics
BU competed in the 3rd Annual Special Olympics on Saturday, April 25th! Lots of fun was had by all!
BU spent some time outside, enjoying our new pavilion and picnic tables! We also walked a mile! 4/9/19
Alton Memorial Hospital EMS
The month of March was all about first aid and the importance of knowing when to/when not to call 9-1-1 so today, the AMH EMS came and showed us a few tips about first aid and let us see what it's like to be in an ambulance. It was awesome! 4/5/19
Lexi has been working hard on her fine motor skills! The physical therapist brought us this super awesome activity and she's been loving it! 2/21/19
Ben and Erika love this magnetic money! We can stick it on the dry erase board or use it at the table and it looks VERY realistic! 1/8/19
BU Has a new way to Travel!
Each week, Bethalto University is in charge of packing the TWIGS bags and delivering them to each of the schools in the district. We deliver 55+ bags every Friday so we were super excited to get this handy dandy wagon to help us complete our task! 1/11/19
BU played a few Reindeer games today to celebrate the holiday season! Tuesday, December 18th, 2018.
BU took a holiday cookie poll and the chocolate chip cookies won, so we decided that we should bake some to share with everyone! Tuesday, December 18th, 2018.
Mitch's last Day @ BU 12/14/18
We celebrated Mitch's last day by delivering TWIGS bags, watching Rudolph, having a delicious lunch, and watching a magic show! It was a great day!
Jessica's Last Day @ BU 10/31/18
Jessica's last day at BU was on Halloween, so we threw a Halloween themed party and celebrated her graduation! It was a GREAT day!!
Today, BU received a delivery of food from the TWIGS lady so that we can restock and get ready for Friday! Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018.
Every Thursday, BU spends time filling bags of food for kids throughout the district. Today, we spent time delivering the bags to each of the buildings. Thursday, October 4th, 2018
CMHS HomeComing Parade
On Friday, September 21st, Bethalto University participated in the CMHS Homecoming Parade. A great time was had by all!!
2017-2018 School Year
PE WIth Mrs. Wiemers' 2nd Grade Class
On Tuesday, April 17th, BU went to Parkside and participated in PE Class with Mrs. Wiemers' 2nd Grade class. Mr. Page taught us how to play a new version of Wiffle Ball!
bcusd 8 SPECIAL OLYMPICS @ CMHS
The 2nd annual BCUSD 8 Special Olympics was on Saturday, April 14th. The students had an absolute blast competing!
Special olympics training
On Thursday, we spent some time outside practicing our events for the Special Olympics! We had a great time throwing the shot-put, running relay races, playing bocce ball, sprinting, and doing the long jump! April.5.2018
On Wednesday, we started off our month of Leisure with a little bit of badminton in the board room. It was so much fun! April.4.2018
Bethalto University had a great time at their Spring Dance on March 16th! Thanks so much to Dan Cruz for volunteering his time and taking such wonderful photos and to Ian Gibson for spending the evening with us and providing us with great music to dance to!
And a big thanks to the ladies in the District Office and the students from Metro East Lutheran for such an AWESOME night!
Clock Jeopardy was on the agenda for this half day! We've been working on Earliest/Latest and thought it'd be fun to play a game with it! Feb.15.2018
Lunch with miss stacy
On Tuesday, Mitch used his saved up Daily Points to invite Miss Stacy to lunch. We had a delightful Taco Tuesday! Jan.23.2018
Lewis and Clark Museum
We had 3 students out sick, so we went on an adventure and went to the Lewis and Clark Museum. We watched a movie, saw a cabin that was like the one they would have stayed in, and explored the big Keel boat inside. Jan.12.2018
Bethalto University spent time today talking about Martin Luther King Jr. and the impact that he had on our world. We talked about the importance of being kind to one another and treating each other equally. Jan.11.2018
Erika, Mrs. Mathews, and Mrs. A dressed up for our last day before Christmas break.
Happy Holidays Everyone!
A special friend treated us to Pizza Hut for our last full day of school before Christmas break!
The Harlem Wizards came to Bethalto! We watched Showtime do some basketball tricks in the Bethalto East Gym. At the Wizards game in the evening, Mitch coached our teachers and staff against the Wizards. We all had a wonderful time!
We had fun hitting a balloon with our friends at Bethalto Care Center.
Mrs. Kamp and her baby joined us for Thanksgiving! What a wonderful surprise!!
Lauren & Makayla arrived as twins today!!
Making tacos for an ill staff member and their family. After making the meal, we delivered it to the family's house.
We are proud of our Thankful List. Everyone is thankful for their family!!
Michelle helped us plant jade plants. She then explained how we can care for our new class plants!
For Halloween, the ladies in the office dressed up as the Ninja Turtles so of course we had to test out the attire as well!
Tuesday, October 31st!
On Friday, Bethalto University and the staff in the main office threw Mrs. Kamp a surprise baby shower! There was a basket full of fun bath toys and supplies and pink cupcakes for everyone! (Friday.Oct.27)
Makayla has been working hard on setting the table. She's become a professional!! (Monday.Oct.23)
Bacon Grilled Cheese in the making! And tator tots, of course! (Tuesday.Sept.12)
Mitch and Makayla did some partner reading after lunch today. Froggy was the book of choice! (Fri.Sept.8)
Today, Bethalto University made meatloaf for lunch and tried their hand at measuring out all of the ingredients! (Thurs.Sept.7)
Dr. Griffin brought ice cream today for the Administration and Bethalto University! We sat outside and enjoyed our tasty treat! (Fri.Aug.25)