Bureau Valley South in Buda, Illinois houses grades 3 through 8 for a total of 239 students, 25 highly qualified certified teachers and 22 staff members. Students who live in or around Wyanet, Buda and Sheffield attend Bureau Valley South.
Each grade level (3rd through 8th) has two sections. 3rd through 5th grades offer Physical Education (5 times a week), Music (3 times each week), Art class (2 times each week), Library class (2 times each week) and Computer class (2 times each week). 6th through 8th grades also offers Band and Chorus as an elective with Beginning Band at the 5th grade level. 6th through 8th grades also offers Computer and Art classes in opposite semester courses 5 times a week along with Physical Education as a full year course. Jr. High Physical Education introduces Cross-Country Skiing, indoor bowling, volleyball, soccer, basketball fundamentals, indoor roller skating and Health class at the 8th grade level.
Core classes at all grade levels include Reading, English, Spelling, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies all aligned to the Common Core and taught by our highly qualified teaching staff. Online state PARCC testing will take place for all students in March of 2015.
Bureau Valley South is very proud of the excellent education and safe environment our teachers and staff provide for the diverse student population in our building and strive to maintain positive communication with the families we serve.
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