Congratulations to the Class of 2018!




  • From The Athletic Dept.
  • Jayden Ulrich - 4th in State!! Congrats to Jayden Ulrich on her 4th Place finish at the Class 2A IHSA Girls State Track & Field  Championships, held at Eastern Illinois University. Jayden is only a freshmen, and Coaches Colona and Tyler expect even greater success from Jayden in her future here at EAWR. Here's a link to the recent story in the Riverbender https://goo.gl/WGz894
    Posted May 31, 2018, 11:20 AM by John Pearson
  • Jacob Martin Signs with Missouri Baptist! Senior Jacob Martin signed a letter of intent last Monday (April 30th) to play Men's Volleyball next year at Missouri Baptist University, in front of an assembly in the Auditorium, viewed by most of his classmates. Jake's parents were on hand to witness the signing. Congrats to Jake on this great accomplishment and good luck in your college career!
    Posted May 7, 2018, 2:15 PM by John Pearson
  • TJ Lawson Signs with Missouri Baptist University TJ Lawson signed a letter of intent to enroll at Missouri Baptist University. He will run track at Missouri Baptist. TJ is a multi-sport letter winner and has been a key member of the last two football playoff teams, as well as all conference in track and football. His best event is the 200M sprint and other sprint races.    Congrats to TJ and best wishes!
    Posted Apr 12, 2018, 1:23 PM by John Pearson
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East Alton-Wood River H.S.


  • What's new at EAWR!
  • Graduation DVD's Available! If you're wanting to have a lasting memory of our 2018 EAWR Graduation, what better way to cherish that memory than to purchase the official DVD of the ceremony. Cost is only $25. The Graduation ceremony was professionally captured on video by Riverbender,com, which specializes in filming many area graduations, weddings, high school sports, and other local events. Please make your check out to EAWR High School for $25. You may purchase these in the Main Office and pick up in person, or for a $3 shipping fee, we can mail them anywhere in the continental US, via USPS. If you live outside the continental US, please call for a shipping price. For more information, contact Carla Guthrie ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2018, 2:29 PM by John Pearson
  • Waiver Notice - Public Hearing Notice of Intent to Apply for Waivers of ISBE Rules and School Mandates for East Alton – Wood River CHSD #14  A PUBLIC HEARING to receive comments regarding a proposed application for waiver of State Board of Education Rules and/or School Code Mandates for East Alton – Wood River Community High School District #14, County of Madison, State of Illinois, will be held on July 10, 2018, at 6:00 p.m. at the Board Conference Room, Main Building, 777 N. Wood River Ave., Wood River, IL 62095. Any person desiring to appear at the public hearing and present testimony to the taxing district regarding the waivers is invited. A brief description of the proposed waiver is as follows: A renewal ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2018, 2:29 PM by John Pearson
  • Dave Tedford and his Giant Unicycle EAWR Alumnus Dave Tedford (Class of 1980) rose above his classmates in the most literal sense: Responding to a “senior project” requirement and with the help of former teachers Keith Atkinson and James Brann, Dave created a 14-foot tall unicycle! Not only was this an impressive display of machining and welding, Dave actually rode this unicycle and rode it regularly until his late-40’s. This unicycle was so impressive, that Dave was featured in a Telegraph article in 1980 with some photos showing him riding it in Eastgate Plaza. In a desire to give back to his alma mater, Dave drove the unicycle up from his home in South Carolina and presented it as a gift to the ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2018, 2:27 PM by John Pearson
  • Summer Breakfast Program Summer Breakfast will be available to all persons, 18 years of age or younger, from May 30, 2018 until July 3, 2018. Monday - Friday, from 7:30 - 7:55 a.m, in the EAWR Cafeteria. You do not have to live in the EAWR High School District or be a student there. For more information, please contact Cafeteria Director, Ms. Shone Fry at 254-3151, Ext. 2541. See the attached flyer for more information.
    Posted May 17, 2018, 2:34 PM by John Pearson
  • Senior Assembly 2018 On Wed., May 9, 2018, EAWR held its annual Senior Recognition Assembly, to present seniors with scholarship checks, academic awards, and other special recognition. The assembly was presented in front of the entire student body, staff, and guests in the Memorial Gym. Student Council President Dalton Pryor led the assembly with the Pledge of Allegiance, followed by a brief moment of silence for fellow senior, Zach Wells, who had been injured the night before in an auto accident. Here is a list of the awards and their recipients:Big Sisters Scholarship: Rachel StatenPost-Dispatch Scholar-Athlete: Zach KincadeMerle Bassett Memorial Scholarship: Rachel StatenBrunjes Scholarships: Lukas Westbrook and Rachel StatenShelter Insurance Scholarship: Caitlyn Olinghouse Pump House Scholarships ...
    Posted May 10, 2018, 1:48 PM by John Pearson
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