Honoring Robert Frump – 2020 Alumni Hall of Fame Inductee

Congratulations to 2020 Alumni Hall of Fame Inductee Robert Frump who was formally recognized during PBL's Homecoming Week. Robert is a member of Paxton High School Class of 1965 and a nationally recognized journalist and author. Click to learn more about Mr. Frump's accomplishments. Superintendent Cliff McClure congratulates the Robert Frump, PBL Alumni Hall of Fame’s newest inductee. Robert Frump rides in the homecoming parade [...]

2021-10-06T21:52:40-05:00October 6th, 2021|Hall of Fame|0 Comments

Notice of Shred

Public notice is hereby given that Paxton-Buckley-Loda CUSD No. 10 will destroy any and all student permanent records dated 1929 – 1961 as defined by Illinois State Board of Education, 23 Illinois Administrative Code, Section 375.40 Maintenance and Destruction of School Student Records. Destruction of these student permanent records shall occur on or after August 15, 2021. Parents, guardians, or adult students who have graduated, transferred, or withdrawn from the [...]

2021-06-09T21:58:17-05:00June 9th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Farmers-Merchants Bank of Illinois donates $13,000 to Foundation for technology upgrades

The PBL Education Foundation has received a $13,000 donation from Farmers-Merchants Bank of Illinois to be used towards improving technology throughout the school district. "We fully recognize how difficult e-learning has been on some families and we wanted to make sure we did our part in helping combat this challenge,” said Nick Reutter, Farmers-Merchants Bank of Illinois President. "I am an education “junkie” and I love working with students/schools to help make our [...]

2021-03-14T13:44:41-05:00March 14th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Giving Tuesday Book-A-Month Campaign raises $6,440

The PBL Education Foundation raised $6,440 for their Book-a-Month Giving Tuesday campaign. These funds will purchase one book per month for over 500 Clara Peterson students. “The past two years we have been able to provide books for students during the months of January through May,” said Robin Niewold, Foundation Chairman. “Thanks to our generous donors we exceeded our goal and will be able to provide books through the remainder [...]

2021-03-14T13:43:06-05:00March 14th, 2021|Donations|0 Comments

2020 Hall of Fame Inductees, Harold Eugene “Hek” Kenney & Robert Frump

The Foundation is proud to partner with the Paxton-Buckley-Loda Hall of Fame. The first class of distinguished members was inducted into The PBL Hall of Fame in 2014. Since the very beginning, The Foundation has provided financial support for this worthy program that recognizes outstanding achievements of our alumni. This recognition serves the dual purpose of spotlighting the member’s contribution to society while also serving as role models for today’s students. Alumni who [...]

2021-03-14T13:24:28-05:00March 14th, 2021|Hall of Fame|0 Comments

2020 Annual Campaign Letter

Dear supporter, The PBL Education Foundation has been hard at work supporting our schools and communities– making it known that Covid-19 can’t stop us! Last year at this time we were excited about opening a new school building, the first conference football game, homecoming plans, and class reunions. This year PBL staff and students were excited to be able to return to their classrooms - with virus protections in place. While [...]

2020-10-05T12:28:55-05:00October 5th, 2020|Annual Campaign|0 Comments

2019 – 2020 Grants

The PBL Education Foundation’s Grant Program is off and running for the 2019-2020 school year. Several grant requests have been submitted and approved. Emily Wood, High School Art teacher, requested funds for quality paint, brushes, rollers, paint trays, tarps, canvases and step ladders for her Community Art classes (which have doubled in size this year) to create murals in the high school.  Wood was given $650 to purchase these supplies. [...]

2020-02-20T21:55:08-06:00February 20th, 2020|Classroom Activities, Grants, Press Release, Technology|0 Comments

Frederick Community Bank donates to Endowment Fund

The Frederick Community Bank has joined the list of area businesses and private donors participating in The PBL Education Foundation’s Pillar Campaign to jumpstart their endowment fund. This most recent gift brings the PBL Endowment Fund total to $616,000. The Foundation distributes the income generated from this fund to the school district which in turn uses the monies to maintain and update technology within grades K-12. Formerly, First National Bank [...]

2020-01-21T20:12:53-06:00January 21st, 2020|Donations, Endowment Fund|0 Comments
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