- P.O. Box 188
- Cowden, IL 62422
- Shelby County
- Phone: (217) 783-2126
- Fax: (217) 783-2713
"We, the Cowden-Herrick school community consisting of parents, staff, and students, celebrate learning and the lifelong quest of knowledge. We value and nurture the talents and uniqueness of each individual. We are committed to creating a challenging educational experience that empowers all members to strive for excellence and to achieve their personal best as contributors to the future of the community, nation, and humanity."
Click here for 2014 Registration News
You can help to speed up your student's registration process by printing and completing registration forms at home and bringing them with you to register. You can find the Registration forms on the District Forms link under School Tools. Thank You.
Congratulations to Cowden-Herrick Elementary School: 2013 Academic Improvement Award for exemplary gains in performance on the Illinois Learning Standards.
The 5Essentials Survey is now open!
All Teachers, Students and Parents are encouraged to participate.
Access the survey at: https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/
The survey window will close on March 13.
For more information about this survey, visit: https://uchicagoimpact.org/5essentials.
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K12 Student Systems
Our distrct has selected the Student Insurance Plan from K&K Insurance to make reliabe coverage available to parents. Coverage may be purchased at any time during the school year by visiting