Category: Schools

Goessel Jr./Sr. High releases 3rd quarter honor roll

Goessel High/Junior High School has released its honor rolls for the third nine weeks of the 2017-18 school year. To qualify for “highest honors,” a student must attain a grade-point average of 4.0-3.75; for “high honors,” a GPA of 3.74-3.5; for “honors,” a GPA of 3.49-3.25. Goessel High School Highest honors 12th grade: Leah Booten, Dasha Brandt, Kara Burkholder, Jordan […]

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Area students recognized for artistic skills at league contest

Area students recognized for artistic skills at league contest

Taryn Norstrom from Canton-Galva High School received recognition in two categories at the Wheat State League Art Contest: first place in Black & White Photography and second place in Manipulated Photo. Art students from Canton-Galva and Goessel high schools participated in the Wheat State League Art Contest hosted April 4 by Elyria Christian School. The contest received entries in 16 […]

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‘Family Reading Night’ generates enthusiasm

“Choose Kindness”was the theme for the evening at Hillsboro Elementary School’s annual Family Reading Night March 13. Throughout the evening families heard the message of kindness via movies, games and songs. Of the 318 students in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade, 221 attended the event, according to Sandy Arnold, librarian. “With all the helpers and staff and parents, we had close […]

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Tabor Arts to present ‘Patience’ operetta comedy

Tabor Arts will present its spring opera performance at 7 p.m. April 10 in the Rehearsal Hall in the Wohl­ge­muth Music Education Center. The event is free and open to the public. Titled “Patience,” the operetta was written by W.S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan in 1881. “I’ve acted in a play before, and I have sung in choirs and ensembles,” […]

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USD 410 Chess Guild is Class 1A-2A state champion for 2018

USD 410 Chess Guild is Class 1A-2A state champion for 2018

Courtesy Photo The USD 410 Chess Guild is the Class 1A-2A state champions for 2018. They played in Lawrence against the best of Kansas March 10. Pictured are (from left) Jason Latham, Trace Jost, Abigail Fryhover and Kayla Gunn. A week earlier, the USD 410 Chess Guild placed first as a team in the K-12 division of its home tournament. […]

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Walking school bus revived for spring

\Come the arrival of spring, the walking school bus is now back on its route for Hillsboro Elementary School children. Principal Evan Yoder made the announcement at the March 12 regular meeting of USD 410 Board of Education. With the walking school bus, children walk to school with one or more adults who accompany them en route. The walking route […]

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Goessel board receives donation

The Goessel school board accepted a $1,000 donation from Countryside Feed in Hillsboro during its March 12 meeting with a special thank-you to Byron Noeth. The donation is specified for families who need assistance to pay for school lunches. John Fast, superintendent and elementary principal, said the district appreciates the donation from a local employer that benefits Goessel families with […]

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HHS to present ‘Robin Hood’

HHS to present ‘Robin Hood’

Robin Hood (Dakota Klein) and Little John ( Jaden Priest) rehearse the memorable showdown for domination from the story of “Robin Hood,” which will be the spring theatrical production at Hillsboro High School with performances Friday and Saturday. Hillsboro Middle High School will present “Robin Hood” as its theatrical production for spring this Friday and Saturday in the school auditorium. […]

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Tabor Arts to host organist and television host Diane Bish

Tabor Arts to host organist and television host Diane Bish

Appearance set for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 10 in the Richert Auditorium, Shari Flaming Center for the Arts. Tabor Arts will host Diane Bish, organist and host of the international television series “The Joy of Music,” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 10 in the Richert Auditorium in the Shari Flaming Center for the Arts. “We are incredibly fortunate to have […]

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Marion County spellers battle at state

Competing against the best spellers from 76 Kansas counties, Marion County qualifiers Abby Wesner and Logan Webster made it to the 13th round of the Sun­flower Regional Spelling Bee, sponsored by ITC, Sunflower Electric and the Kansas Press Association, Saturday, March 3, at Fort Hays State University. Ninety-five students from across Kansas were registered to compete in the oral spell […]

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