School

"Preparing Students for Life"



Welcome to the EJHS website


Here you will find a broad range of information including school calendar, lunch and breakfast menus and our homework assignment page.

6th Grade Supply List  •  7th Grade Supply List   •  8th Grade Supply List



For Your Information

EJHS has created a Google Calendar. Now you can print and even add our calendar events to your calendar through Google in a very user-friendly format. See our calendar page for more options.

• Please feel free to visit school at anytime. Visitors need to check in at the office for a visitor's pass. Parents/Guardians may come in anytime during the school day to observe a class. We welcome the chance to have parents involved!

• School times are the following:

  • Breakfast begins at 7:40am.
  • Students enter building at 7:55am.
  • Full day Dismissal is at 2:46pm.
  • Half-Day Dismissal is at 11:25am.
  • Early Dismissal is at 1:55pm.
  • Late Start is at 9:00am.


Office Hours
The Student Center is open on school days from 7:30am - 4:00pm. For teacher conferences, please feel free to call (217) 892-2115 to schedule an appointment. You can also find teacher's email addresses on the Staff page to the left.


8th Grade: Studying for the U. S. Constitution Test?
Try using these presentations!

Slideshow Part 1

Slideshow Part 2

Studying for the Illinois Constitution Test?

Illinois Slideshow



    • Mission Statement •
    J.W. Eater Junior High has a mission to provide a safe environment for
    students to develop academically, socially, and emotionally in an
    atmosphere of mutual caring and respect.

    • Vision Statement •
    Our vision is for School, Families, and Community to
    actively work together by encouraging and challenging our students
    to learn, to grow, and to prepare for life.

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