Young Authors, a School and Community Effort

The J.T. & E.J. Crumbaugh Trustees along with Head Librarian, Denise Woltkamp, are very proud of our students. Their books will be displayed at the Crumbaugh Library on Saturday, April 7. The Crumbaugh Trustees along with Denise are happy to host and honor all of the children who participated in Young Authors Program this year. This celebration will be held in May.  


The following LES students’ books were exceptional and those authors will represent the LCUSD#2 at the 44th Annual Illinois Statewide Young Authors Conference at Normal West High School on May 19.


                Peyton Ford, grade 3 – fiction – The One and Only Perfect Pearl


                Katelyn Edgington, grade 5 – fiction – Family


                Aubrie Flegel, grade 5– fiction – The Horse of Many Colors


                Nicolas Bargmann, grade 5 – non-fiction –A Collection of Prehistoric