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Mount Pulaski Grade School

Gene Newton
119 North Garden Street
Mount Pulaski, IL 62548

Phone: (217) 792-7220
Fax: (217) 792-7221


  • Girls Softball Interest Survey: If you have a daughter who will be entering grades 4 through 7 next school year, please take a moment to fill out the Softball Interest Survey by Friday, March 31st.
  • Friday, March 31st: 11:27 am dismissal for School Improvement
  • Tuesday, April 11th: Students dismissed at 1:58 pm
  • Wednesday, April 12th - Monday, April 17th: No School - Spring Break
  • Thursday, April 27th: Preschool screening for the 2017-18 school year will occur by appointment during school hours. Children who will  be 3 years old by September 1st are elgible to be screened. Please call the office to set up an appointment.
  • Friday, April 28th: 11:27 am dismissal for School Improvement
  • Friday, May 5th: FFA Petting Zoo
  • Friday, May 5th: Grade 5-8 Spring Band and Chorus Concert at 6:30 PM in the HS Gym
  • Friday, May 19th: MPGS 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony at 6:30 PM in the MPGS Gymnasium
  • Monday, May 29th: No School - Memorial Day
  • Tuesday, May 30th: Students dismissed at 1:58 pm
  • Wednesday, May 31st: Students dismissed at 1:58 pm - End of Quarter 4 - Last day of student attendance
  • Thursday, June 1st: Teacher In-Service
  • MPGS is a CATCH School! We’re working to help all students become CATCH MVP’s. A CATCH MVP is a student who Moves & stays active, Values healthing eating, and Practices healthy habits. Click here to learn more!
  • The bus barn phone number is 217-792-5687. This number receives text messages and calls. Please text or call the bus barn if your child will not be riding as usual.
  • Families interested in purchasing the $125 Family Athletics Pass should fill out this form and return it to the office with payment.
  • Need affordable internet at home? Comcast is offering an affordable opportunity for families who qualify. Click here to check it out or call 1-855-846-8376.

PARCC Testing

Improving Curriculum

  • Click here to read the MPCUD #23 Personalized Learning Initiative (PLI) as discussed in detail at the August 2013 Board of Education meeting.

 Other Activities

  • The Technology Department recycles used cell phones, inkjet cartridges, and laserjet cartridges throughout the entire school year. Toner and ribbons are not accepted. Feel free to drop off items in the school office for the recycling program.

  • Keep informed of your students' progress online. TeacherEase is available for students and parents. Request a sign-in!

School Year Information

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