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Fitness center policy adopted by Valley Falls School Board

Fitness Center

Members of the Valley Falls Recreation Commission appeared before the USD 338 school board Monday night with a policy covering public use of the fitness center.

November 22nd, 2011 | Posted in County News,Schools,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

Wind turbine to generate power at Jefferson West High School

Jefferson West High School wind turbine

A 45-foot wind turbine was raised into position Friday and began producing electricity at the Jefferson West High School.

November 10th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Jefferson West School District,Schools | Read More »

Valley Falls school planning Veterans Day program

The kindergarten and first-grade pupils are already at work writing thank you notes to community veterans for their service to the nation.

November 9th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Schools,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

‘Beauty and the Beast’ to open at Perry-Lecompton

‘Beauty and the Beast’ to open at Perry-Lecompton Nov. 10 through 12.

November 8th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Perry School District,Schools | Read More »

School enrollment numbers continue to decline

Jefferson County school enrollment overall is still in a decline and has become a trend.

USD 343 takes biggest hit; Valley Falls has gain of one by Dennis Sharkey Jefferson County school enrollment overall is still in a decline and has become a trend. The greatest disparity is in the Perry-Lecompton USD 343 where they are down 69 students from last year. Superintendent Dr. Denis Yoder said the district has […]

November 8th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Jefferson County North School District,Jefferson West School District,McLouth School District,Oskaloosa School District,Perry School District,Schools,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

Valley Falls school district begins process of setting goals

The Valley Falls Board of Education met for a couple of hours Saturday morning to begin the process of establishing a vision and setting goals for the school district.

November 7th, 2011 | Posted in Schools,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

Photo gallery: Cannons erupt at Old Jefferson Town

Battle of Hickory Point

Educators from Valley Falls and Oskaloosa reenact the Battle of Hickory Point for their students by Dennis Sharkey When Oskaloosa seventh-grader Cameron Walford woke up last Thursday morning he probably had no idea he would be on the a battlefield later that day firing a cannon. Hundreds of elementary and high school students from Oskaloosa […]

October 16th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Media,Oskaloosa School District,Schools,The Vindicator,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

Fort Hays brings aluminum pour to Perry-Lecompton students

Art professor Toby Flores

by Clarke Davis Middle and high school art students at Perry-Lecompton were able to see their recent creations come to fruition with an “aluminum pour” made possible by the Fort Hays State University art department Friday. Art instructor Diane Drummond and her assistant, Erin Dugan, a graduate student at Fort Hays who is student teaching […]

October 7th, 2011 | Posted in Perry School District,Schools | Read More »

Jeff West Booster Club: A boost for the entire school

Jefferson West Booster Club President Petrina Murphree and Vice President Angela Forshee

When Angela Forshee moved into the Jefferson West school district she looked for a parent-teacher organization to become involved with but couldn’t find one.

October 3rd, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Jefferson West School District,Schools,The Vindicator | Read More »

Chess resigns from Oskaloosa school board

Oskaloosa USD 341 is now one member short after Monday night’s meeting.

September 20th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Oskaloosa School District,Schools | Read More »

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