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School finance picture unclear

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While Valley Falls Superintendent Loren Feldkamp is cautiously optimistic about the governor’s school finance proposal, he wonders if it will be recognizable once the Legislature gets through with it.

December 29th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Schools,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

Theater plays a role in life of Valley Falls teacher, director

Nola Milligan

Nola Milligan, actress, minister, teacher, and director, happily closed the curtain on her 17th play, “Radium Girls.”

November 28th, 2011 | Posted in Featured,Schools,The Vindicator,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Valley Falls school board to set goals, find vision

Loren Feldkamp

Valley Falls Superintendent Loren Feldkamp asked the school board to help develop a three-year plan for the district when the board met Monday night.

September 19th, 2011 | Posted in Schools,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

Valley Falls school board fails to pass budget on first attempt

by Clarke Davis The Valley Falls school board failed to pass its budget following the public hearing Aug. 8 and was back at the table Aug. 11 with all members present. Five members were present for the hearing and a vote of 3-2 was not sufficient to approve the budget. Superintendent Loren Feldkamp said a […]

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

School budgets crunched, taxes on the rise

School financing

If residents of eastern Jefferson County are looking for a sign of economic recovery they’re going to be disappointed when they open their next tax bill.

August 7th, 2011 | Posted in County News,Jefferson County North School District,Jefferson West School District,Keystone Learning Services,McLouth School District,Oskaloosa School District,Perry School District,Schools,Valley Falls School District | Read More »

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