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Creston School's Volleyball program is open to all 6th, 7th, and 8th grade girls and boys. There is a camp for volleyball the week before school starts. The Creston Colts play in the Meridian Conference, which includes: Cornerstone Christian Academy, Eswood School, Steward School, and Kings School. Games are played on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.

2017-2018 Volleyball Schedule

Date Day Opponent
8-29-17 Tuesday Creston vs. Cornerstone @ Cornerstone
8-31-17 Thursday Steward @ Creston
9-7-17 Thursday  Eswood @ Creston
9-12-17 Tuesday Creston has a bye
9-14-17 Thursday Kings @ Creston
9-19-17 Tuesday Creston vs. Steward @ Steward
9-21-17 Thursday Cornerstone @ Creston
9-26-17 Tuesday Creston vs. Eswood @ Eswood
9-28-17 Thursday Creston has a bye
10-3-17 Tuesday Creston vs. Kings @ Kings
10-5-17 Thursday

Tournament hosted by Eswood

1st Game is at 5:00 p.m.



The boys' basketball season takes place in the fall each year. 6th through 8th grade boys Make up the team, and 5th Grade boys are invited to participate in a scrimmage team. The scrimmage team plays in a shortened game following the first game. The first game begins at 5:30 p.m. The Creston Colts play the other Meridian Conference schools including: Eswood, Steward, Kings, Cornerstone, and St. Paul. At the end of each season, there is a tournament.

2017-2018 Boys' Basketball Schedule

Date Day Opponent
10-24-17 Tuesday Steward @ Creston
10-26-17 Thursday Creston vs. Cornerstone @ Cornerstone
10-30-17 Monday  Eswood @ Creston
11-2-17 Thursday Kings @ Creston
11-7-17 Tuesday Creston vs.St. Paul @ St. Paul
11-9-17 Thursday Creston vs. Steward @ Steward
11-14-17 Tuesday Cornerstone @ Creston
11-16-17 Thursday Creston vs.Eswood @ Eswood
11-28-17 Tuesday Creston vs. Kings @ Kings
11-30-17 Thursday St. Paul @ Creston
12-5-17 through 12-7-17 Tournament hosted by St. Paul


The Cheer program takes place during the boys' basketball season every year. Cheerleading is open to all students in 6th-8th grades.  The Cheerleaders cheer at every home and away game, and at the Boys' basketball tournament. They also perform a dance routine every year on 8th grade night. Between 2 and 4 Cheerleaders are selected each season to mentor the Jr. Cheer team.

The Jr. Cheer team is open to all Kindergarten-5th grade students. The Jr. Cheer squad performs at the pep rallies for each sport, and rides with the volleyball team on the float in the Creston Booster Days Parade. 


The girls' basketball season takes place in January & February each year. 6th-8th Girls Make up the team. There is also a 5th grade girls' team. The Creston Colts play the other Meridian Conference schools including: Eswood, Steward, Kings, Cornerstone, and St. Paul. There is a tournament at the end of the season.

2017-2018 Girls' Basketball Schedule

Date Day Opponent
1-9-18 Tuesday Steward @ Creston
1-11-18 Thursday Creston vs. Cornerstone @ Cornerstone
1-16-18 Tuesday Eswood @ Creston
1-18-18 Thursday Kings @ Creston
1-23-18 Tuesday Creston vs. St. Paul @ St. Paul
1-25-18 Thursday Creston vs. Steward @ Steward
1-30-18 Tuesday Cornerstone @ Creston
2-1-18 Thursday Creston vs. Eswood @ Eswood
2-6-18 Tuesday Creston vs. Kings @ Kings
2-8-18 Thursday St. Paul @ Creston
2-13-18 through 2-15-18 Tournament  hosted by Creston


In the spring of each year, the 5th through 8th grade students train for the all-conference track meet where they choose events in which to participate scoring individual points as well as points for the school. This event is held at Rochelle High School.

2016-2017  Track Schedule

Day/Date Place Hosted by
Thursday, May 4, 2017 R.T. H.S.  St. Paul


Conductor: Ms. Weber

The Creston School Band Program is open to students in grades 4-8. There is a Varsity and Jr. Varsity Band. The Bands perform several times each year, including the Winter and Spring Music programs, and the Jr. High Music Festival-hosted at Rochelle High School.

Coding Club

Coding Club Mentors: Mrs. Erickson-Betz & Mrs. Kessen

Coding Club is open to all students and meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month. Students learn about computers, programs,  and coding through exploring various computer programs, and "unplugged" activities. 

Coding Club Schedule

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Thursday, December 14, 2017
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Thursday, Februray 8, 2018
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Thursday, April 12, 2018
Thursday, May 10, 2018



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202 West South Street
P.O. Box 37
Creston, IL 60113

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