Rantoul City Schools 137

Grow Beyond!

  • School Hours

    PreKindergarten: Half Day Program (snacks only)

    • Tues - Fri  8:00 am to 10:30 AM Session   PM Session: 10:50-2:20

    Elementary Student Hours: 

    Broadmeadow     7:40 am to 2:30 pm

    Eastlawn             7:40 am to 2:30 pm

    Northview           7:40 am to 2:30 pm

    Pleasant Acres     7:40 am to 2:30 pm


    J.W. Eater Jr. High Student Hours: 8:00 am to 3:10 pm

  • First View

    First View is a web-based application available to all RCS parents to access live bus GPS information using a smartphone, tablet or computer and securely view the current location of their child’s bus on routes. The system also provides the school bus’s estimated time of arrival at your child’s bus stop. For directions, CLICK HERE

About RCS


    Located fifteen minutes north of the University of Illinois campus, Rantoul City Schools District #137, serves approximately 1,700 pre-K through 8th-grade students.

    The District is comprised of five schools: J. W. Eater Junior High School (6-8), Broadmeadow (K-5), Northview (K-5), Eastlawn  (K-5), and Pleasant Acres (Pre-K-5).



Mission Statement


    The mission of Rantoul City Schools is to empower learners to grow beyond limits by providing a nurturing environment where learners feel free to take risks, ensuring individual's needs are met through engaging opportunities, and expecting academic and behavioral excellence. 

    La misión de Rantoul City Schools es capacitar a los estudiantes para que crezcan más allá de los límites al proveer un entorno enriquecedor donde los estudiantes se sientan libres de asumir riesgos, garantizando en satisfacer las necesidades individuales a través de oportunidades atractivas y esperando excelencia académica y en su conducta. 

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