Area school districts mull ’21-22 budget

Area school districts mull '21-22 budget

With the addition of the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER) through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security, or CARES, act for public schools, area school districts are having to take a different approach to the 2021-22 school year’s budget.  There have been three rounds of ESSER funds made available to school … Read more

Iowa City Area Business Partnership: New Member Spotlight: LaMere Family Travel

2021-06-18 Come for the Shopping, Stay for the Community Iowa City is LIT-erature! Connected to What Matters A Place to Put Down Roots The Fastest Growing City in Iowa Birthplace of the Only Iowa-Born President Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M., open until 8 P.M. on Tuesday Contact: (319) 853-8883 Location: 2461 … Read more

Masks off for summer in some St. Louis area school districts | Education

School officials weigh mask mandates for Summer session

Fourth grade teacher Jessica Dimitro, center, holds a social studies group discussion on Thursday, June 10, 2021, during Northwest School District’s Summer session at Brennan Woods Elementary School in High Ridge. Seated with her are, left to right, Chase Wittman, Ryan Le, Jackson Boyt, Noah Sieger and Jackson Floming. The district has opted to make … Read more

Carol Slagh, Robyn Afrik elected to Ottawa Area ISD Board of Education

Incumbent Carol Slagh (right) and newcomer Robyn Afrik were elected to the Ottawa Area ISD Board of Education earlier this week. They signed their oath of office paperwork Wednesday, June 9.

HOLLAND — The Ottawa Area Intermediate School District has a new board member. Robyn Afrik, director of diversity, equity and inclusion for Ottawa County, was elected to the OAISD Board of Education during a meeting Monday, June 7. Afrik was elected to a four-year partial term expiring June 30, 2025. The seat was open following the … Read more

Area education honors

Canton, Holbrook, Randolph and Stoughton students receive education honors.

CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY   Lauren Sears, of Stoughton, recently graduated with a Bachelor of Science in nursing from Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. Sears was also named to the dean’s honor list for the spring 2021 semester.   LASELL UNIVERSITY  Laura Gunning, of Randolph, recently received an Academic Book Award Laura Gunning, a Randolph resident, received an Academic Book Award … Read more