Prairie Central
High School

411 N 7th Street
Fairbury, IL  61739

Phone: (815) 692-2355
FAX: (815) 692-2438

Mr. Dan Casillas, Principal
Mr. Josh Creek, Dean of Students
Mr. Brad Beyers, Athletic Director

 
 

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The mission of Prairie Central High School is to provide quality education in a safe environment through a shared relationship with a group of diverse communities, to be pro-active and student-oriented, to provide experiences through an innovative curriculum and caring people, thereby preparing students for life-long learning in a global society.

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Events/Activities Subject to Change Without Notice

 

FRIDAY, February 20

 

*IHSA Individual Wrestling State Finals @ Univ. of IL Assembly Hall-TBA

 

*S/V Boys Basketball vs. Olympia-Home (Sr. Night)-6:00 pm;  (Sr. Night ceremony for Cheerleaders, Dance, & Boys Basketball will take place prior to start of Varsity warm-ups)

 

*IHSA Class 3A Girls Basketball Regional Championship @ Morton-7:00 pm

 

 

SATURDAY, February 21

 

*National FFA Week begins

 

*Sophomore Boys Basketball @ Fieldcrest Tourney-TBA

 

*Varsity Scholastic Bowl @ Masonic Sectional Tournament-TBA

 

*IHSA Individual Wrestling State Finals @ Univ. of IL Assembly Hall-TBA

 

*FFA  Section Volleyball Tournament @ Tri-Valley-TBA

 

National FFA Week

 

 

MONDAY, February 23Pizza Party for FFA Members during lunch periods

 

*FFA Chapter Meeting in Rm A119 (Mr. Miller) during Activity Period

 

 

 

TUESDAY, February 24—Camouflage Day;  Milk Chugging at lunch periods

 

*Staff Appreciation Breakfast—Cinnamon rolls in teachers’ lounge from 7:30 – 8:00 am

 

*Junior Class reports to Cafeteria during 2nd Block for Pre-ACT information

 

*Freshmen Class Meeting in Big Gym during Activity Period

 

*Wrestling Dual Team Sectionals hosted by PCHS in Big Gym-6:00 pm;  PC vs. Herscher;  GCMS vs. Petersburg PORTA

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, February 25—Truck & Tractor Day

 

*HS Faculty Meeting in Library-7:30 am

 

*FFA All-School Assembly in Big Gym during Activity Period;  (Milk Chugging Finals & Ag Olympics)

 

*Yearbook Meeting in Rm 213 at 3:30 pm

 

 

 

 

THURSDAY, February 26—Petting Zoo in Ag Shop All Day

 

*Student Senate Meeting in Rm 1 (Mrs. Pilgrim) during Activity Period

 

*Sophomore Class Meeting in Big Gym during Activity Period

 

 

 

 

 

FRIDAY, February 27—Blue & Gold Day;  Farm & Home Show Setup @ PCUE

 

*FCCLA Meeting in Rm. 2 (Mrs. Shier) during Activity Period

 

*Senior Class Meeting in Big Gym during Activity Period

 

 

 

 

SATURDAY, February 28

 

*FFA Farm & Home Show at Forrest Upper Elem from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

*Wrestling Dual Team State Finals at US Cellular Coliseum-Bloomington-TBA

News Archives

2013-2014 SCHOOL YEAR (subject to change)
Aug 4-8 Registration for non-internet parents
Aug 8 Prairie Central New Teacher Orientation
Aug 11-15 Schedule change for 7-12 students - PCJHS, PCHS (by appointment)
Aug 19-20 Teacher Institutes (full day)
Aug 21 1st Day Classes K-12 (1 hour early dismissal)
Aug 22 All ECE, Pre-K classes begin
Aug 21-Sept 5 1 Hour Early Dismissals
Sept 1 Labor Day - No School
Sept 19 Homecoming - 2 hour early dismissal
Oct 2 P/T Conferences grades 7-12  (4:00-7:30 PM) - 1 hour early dismissal
Oct 7 School improvement day (XHS) - 1:00 student dismissal (hot lunch served)
Oct 13 Columbus Day - No School
Oct 17 End 1st Quarter
Oct 28 P/T Conferences grades K-6 (4:00-7:30 PM) - 1 hour early dismissal
Oct 30 P/T Conferences grades K-6 (4:00-7:30 PM) - 1 hour early dismissal
Nov 4 1 Hour Early Dismissal
Nov 11 Veteran's Day
Nov 26 1 Hour Early Dismissal
Nov 27-28 Thanksgiving - No School
Dec 2 School improvement day (XHS) - 1:00 student dismissal (hot lunch served)
Dec 19 1 Hour Early Dismissal
Dec 19 End 2nd Quarter
Dec22-Jan 2 Winter Break
Jan 5 Everyone Returns from Break
Jan 6 1 Hour Early Dismissal
Jan 16 Teacher Institute (full day)
Jan 19 Martin Luther King Day - No School
Feb 3 School improvement day (XHS) - 1:00 student dismissal (hot lunch served)
Feb 12 P/T Conferences grades 7-12 (4:00-7:30 PM) - 1 hour early dismissal
Freshman Orientation Night (6:00-7:30 PM)
Feb 16 President's Day - No School
Mar 3 1 Hour Early Dismissal
Mar 13 End 3rd Quarter
Mar 27 1 hour early dismissal
Mar 30-Apr 6 Spring Break
Apr 7 Everyone Returns from Break
Apr 3 Good Friday - No School
Apr 6 Easter Monday - No School
Apr 14 1 Hour Early Dismissal
May 5 1 Hour Early Dismissal
May 17 PCHS Baccalaureate
May 22 PCHS Commencement
May 25 Memorial Day - No School
June 4 Report Card Day/Last Day of Students - 1 Hour Early Dismissal
June 5 Teacher Institute (full day)
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