#Elementary Schools

Enrollment down in county schools

Columbus County Schools has lost 110 students in the past year, Superintendent Deanne Meadows told school board members at their Monday meeting. Meadows presented a spreadsheet showing 5,067 students in kindergarten through 12th grade (13th grade at CCCA), compared to 5,177 a year ago. The state projected an enrollment of...
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Guide: Private schools in the Lake Travis-Westlake area

Private schools around the Lake Travis-Westlake region offer a variety of specialized instruction, from different religious affiliations to various types of curriculum. This guide features primary and middle schools with grade levels through eighth grade and high schools with grade levels through 12th grade. Note: This list is not comprehensive.
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Journal & Sunday Journal

Schools in Berkeley, Morgan to continue face covering requirement

MARTINSBURG — Face covering requirements in Berkeley and Morgan County school buildings will continue this week after jumps in the number of new COVID-19 cases last week. Both found themselves in the high transmission category as per the Berkeley-Morgan County Board of Health parameters once more. Both have been in what is considered the worst category since the beginning of school.
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Roseburg Elks Lodge takes 28 students school shopping

Twenty-eight students from Melrose and Hucrest Elementary schools were paired with members of the Roseburg Elks Lodge No. 326 or other volunteers for the Elk’s annual John Little’s Kids Back to School Shopping Spree. The event, now in it’s 19th year, was held Aug. 28 at Fred Meyer. According to...
Wicked Local

Plymouth schools reports 17 students, four staff with COVID-19

PLYMOUTH – Local schools are once again providing weekly updates on the number of students and staff who have confirmed cases of COVID-19. The district reported Wednesday afternoon that 17 of its 7,318 students and four of its 1,380 staff members currently have tested positive for the disease. Supt. Christopher...
Dayton Daily News

Protests persist over Beavercreek school mask policy

Parents at Beavercreek schools continue to protest the district’s mask mandate, even as others came forth to support the measure. Parents once again gathered outside the Thursday Beavercreek school board meeting , arguing that wearing masks should be a parent’s choice. All Beavercreek students and staff are required to wear...

Mask mandates take effect for some students in Linn-Mar, Cedar Falls & Waterloo Schools

MARION, Iowa — Another wave of school mask mandates will begin Monday morning for a trio of eastern Iowa schools, after a judge blocked a mandate ban passed by state Republicans and signed into law by Governor Reynolds before the Delta Variant of COVID-19 caused a new surge of cases, especially among children and young adults. Several districts, including Cedar Rapids, Iowa City and Des Moines have already reinstated mask mandates. But for Linn-Mar, Cedar Falls and Waterloo Schools, the mandate does not apply to all students.

Terrebonne Parish: Schools will open back up in phases

HOUMA, La. (WGNO) — With Hurricane Ida recovery underway nearly three weeks after the storm, a question that follows destruction is when schools will reopen. In Terrebonne Parish, the school district announced Friday that schools will begin reopening on Monday, September 27. However, not all schools will open at the same time, but rather in phases.

Gas odor in area prompts evacuations at 3 Wichita elementary schools

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - A strong natural gas odor in parts of south and west Wichita prompted evacuations at three elementary schools in the Wichita school district Friday morning. A spokesperson for Wichita Public Schools said the evacuations at Gardner, Lawrence and Dodge elementary schools were precautionary as the Wichita Fire Department investigated the source of the smell.

Confusing Brawley School Saga Untangles

BRAWLEY — Five years and three superintendents later, the Brawley Elementary School District has still not delivered on its promise to voters to build a new middle school for its overstuffed population. Yet that could change with the results of a survey and Superintendent Dr. Richard Rundhaug’s plan to build...
Elko Daily Free Press

More than 500 students out at high schools; outbreak affects Grammar No. 2

ELKO – An Elko elementary school is the latest to report an outbreak of Covid-19 as more than 500 students are absent from two local high schools. Grammar No. 2 has been deemed to be experiencing an outbreak as of Friday, according to the Elko County School District. The school will be enforcing masks and social distancing protocols as stipulated in Gov. Steve Sisolak’s Emergency Directive 048.