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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PCHS Weekly Announcements

Events/Activities Subject to Change Without Notice

FRIDAY, October 24

 

*Make safe driving pledges at www.celebratemydrive.com to raise awareness and money for PCHS parking lot renovations

 

*Fresh-Soph Football vs. St. Joe-Ogden-There-5:00 pm;  Bus leaves at 2:45 pm;  Dismiss F/S football players at 2:30 pm

 

*Varsity Football vs. St. Joe-Ogden-There-7:00 pm;  Varsity bus leaves at 3:30 pm

 

 

 

 

SATURDAY, October 25

 

*Boys/Girls IHSA Cross Country Regional @ Kankakee Comm College-10:00 am;  Bus leaves at 7:45 am

 

*Donkey Basketball Fundraiser sponsored by PC Athletic Booster Club in Big Gym-7:00 pm;  Advance Tickets at local banks are $6;  Tickets at the door will be $8

 

 

MONDAY, October 27

 

*Varsity Volleyball @ U-High Regional;  (Match 1)—PC vs Pontiac-6:00 pm;  Bus leaves at 4:15 pm

 

*HS Chorus Fall Concert in Big Gym-7:00 pm;  (Big Gym closed immediately after school for concert setup)

 

 

 

TUESDAY, October 28—2:15 PM Dismissal w/ Activity Period

 

*FFA Nat’l Convention participants depart for Louisville, KY at 8:00 am

 

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

 

*Class 3A Volleyball Regional @ U-High;  (Match 2)—U-High vs. Winner Match 1—5:30 pm;  (Match 3)—Blm Central Catholic vs. Clinton—6:30 pm

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, October 29

 

*FFA Nat’l Convention in Louisville, KY

 

*HS Faculty Meeting in Library from 7:30 – 8:00 am

 

*FCCLA Fall Meeting all-day for selected students in Bloomington;  Bus leaves at 8:00 am and returns by 3:00 pm

 

*Wrestling Pre-season meeting in Wt. Room during Activity Period

 

*FCA Member Meeting in Rm A115 (Mr. Dunahee) during Activity Period

 

*Yearbook Meeting in Rm 213 at 3:30 pm

 

*Girls Basketball Pre-season Parent-Athlete Meeting in HS Library-6:00 pm

 

 

 

THURSDAY, October 30—2:15 PM Dismissal w/ Activity Period

 

*FFA Nat’l Convention in Louisville, KY

 

*Class 3A Volleyball Regional Final @ U-High-6:00 pm;  Winner Match 2 vs. Winner Match 3

 

*Boys Basketball Pre-season Parent-Athlete Meeting in HS Library-7:00 pm

 

 

FRIDAY, October 31

 

*NO SCHOOL

 

*FFA Nat’l Convention in Louisville, KY

 

*1st Round IHSA Football Playoffs

 

 

 

 

SATURDAY, November 1

 

*IMEA All-District Jazz Festival @ IL Wesleyan Univ-8:00 am

 

*B/G Cross Country Sectional @ Lisle Sr. HS;  Girls race-10:00 am;  Boys race-11:00 am;  Bus leaves at 7:00 am

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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