Category: Schools

Tabor’s Nikkel honored by seminary for work in mental health

Tabor College President Larry Nikkel?s success in serving the cause of mental health and was applauded Oct. 12 in Fresno, Calif., when he was recognized by the Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary as the 2007 Mental Health and Integration Honoree.

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Day off will mark 410 “Excellence”

To celebrate the achievement of the ?Standard of Excellence? testing achievement by all three schools within USD 410, students, faculty and staff will be granted an extra day of vacation around Thanksgiving Day.

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Parkside Homes and HES join for the benefits of exercise
Parkside Homes and HES join for the benefits of exercise
Avoid those spider web choices
Avoid those spider web choices

Avoid those spider web choices

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GHS sends 14 FCCLA members to fall leadership academy

Fourteen members of the Goessel High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America chapter attended the District G Fall Leadership Academy Oct. 25 in Lyons. The event drew 500 participants from 24 schools. Speaker Michael Smith, national FCCLA president from Good?land High School, challenged participants to become more active in FCCLA by developing leadership skills and becoming more family […]

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Ressler is “Alumnus of the Year”

Lawrence E. Ressler, vice president of academics and student development at Tabor College, was honored Oct. 21 as 2007 Alumnus of the Year by Eastern Mennonite High School in Harrisonburg, Va. Ressler, who graduated from EMHS in 1972, was recognized at the school?s homecoming Oct. 21 for his 35 years in Christian social work, teaching and administration. In his social […]

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Juniors, seniors can earn funds money through essay contest

Juniors and seniors attending tax-supported high schools in Kansas have a chance to earn college scholarships through the 48th annual essay contest sponsored by the Masonic Grand Lodge of Kansas.

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Tabor College dedicates townhouses
Tabor College dedicates townhouses

Tabor College dedicates townhouses

P1020136.jpg P1020128.jpg A dedication ceremony for the new Tabor College townhouses was held Oct. 20 during homecoming. The ceremony included music by the Tabor College Brass Ensemble, directed by Richard Cantwell (right), and ribbon cuttings for each of the three halls. Above: Ed Fitzgerald cuts the ribbon at Hiebert Hall, which is dedicated to Daniel Hiebert and Ruth Hiebert. Loewen […]

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Walk this way…when you walk to school every day
Walk this way…when you walk to school every day

Walk this way…when you walk to school every day

MESWalktoschool.jpg   Students from Marion Elementary School participate in International Walk to School Day. About 75 children from Marion and Hillsboro elementary schools participated in the event, sponsored by Safe Kids Marion County. For the eighth year, volunteers walked children to school in order to demonstrate important safety behaviors. Students from MES participated in the event Oct. 3, and students […]

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HHS principal to step down after the current school year

Hillsboro High School principal Dale Honeck announced he will retire at the end of the current school year.

Consequently, the Board of Education for Unified School District 410 approved his resignation at its regular meeting Monday evening Oct. 8.

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