George O. Barr Elementary School

Click here to read a letter from Mr. Hughes and to learn more about the new pick up and drop off locations.

Contact InformationIMG_3015

Mr. Michael Hughes, Principal
Mrs. Faith Angel, Office Manager
Mrs. Meaghan Terry, Secretary and Copy Queen

Phone: 309-792-0639
Fax: 309-792-8092

1305 5th Avenue
Silvis, IL 61282


District #34 Staff and Guest Teachers, Nurses, Secretaries, and Aides may access Aesop by clicking here.
You may also call at (800)942-3767

School Hours 2016-17

7:50 The breakfast program opens

8:10 Students are allowed on playground

8:20 First bell – Students enter the school

8:30 Tardy bell (the official start to the school day)

3:15 Dismissal (Wednesdays at 2:30)


If you need to contact the transportation department, please phone Mr. Jim Widdop, the transportation coordinator. The contact information is listed below:

Northeast Junior High School
4280 4th Avenue
East Moline, IL 61244
Phone: 309-203-1300

 The Leader in Me at George O. Barr Elementary School

Title I

Before and After School Child Care Program Information

Two Rivers YMCA Website

Before and After School Care Information


George O. Barr Elementary Handbook (2016-17)

George O. Barr Elementary Supply List (2016-17)

George O. Barr Interactive School Report Card

School Board Policy 7:180  – Prevention of and Response to Bullying, Intimidation, and Harassment

School Board Policy 7:290 – Suicide and Depression Awareness and Prevention

Bus lanes

Principal’s Letter

Principal’s Letter 2016-17Car Lane Pick Up and Drop Off Map

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School Vision and Mission

Our mission and vision statements are now being published.  We have spent much time reviewing the school, the community, our achievement, and the performance of the students and staff.  As we roll out our new statements, we believe these will be a driving force for our future.   MISSION STATEMENT The mission of George O. …

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Staff Member of the Month

November 2016 – Mrs. Jeanne Sackfield, Music Teacher September/October 2016 – Mr. Dan Taylor, Physical Education Teacher August 2016 – Ms. Kirsten Kearns, 4th Grade Teacher January 2016 – Mrs. Tracy Steffen, Special Education Teacher November/December 2015 – Mr. Joey Fontanetta, Music Teacher October 2015 -Mrs. Michelle Johnson, Counselor

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Teacher Websites

Click on the teacher’s name to view their page.   Mrs. Adamson (1st Grade) Mrs. Beeler (1st Grade) Miss Bultynck (3rd Grade) Mrs. Drummond (1st Grade) Mrs. Erickson (Kindergarten) Mrs. Fry (5th Grade) Mrs. Hancock (Kindergarten) Mr. Hanske (5th Grade) Mrs. Henkel (Pre-K and ECE) Mrs. Henseler (Title I) Mr. Herbert (3rd Grade) Ms. Houseman …

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