Education news, May 17

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Ragan graduates OCU
OAKLAND CITY – Safforn Ragan of Troy graduated from Oakland University May 5 with an associate’s degree in business administration.
She also appeared on the school’s dean list for the fifth time during her time at OCU.

Perry County student graduates IWU
PERRY COUNTY – One student from Perry County was among the 2,000 students who received degrees during graduation ceremonies April 28 at Indiana Wesleyan University’s main campus in Marion.
Laura Pauckner of Tell City received her degree in nursing during the ceremony.
IWU is an evangelical Christian comprehensive university of the Wesleyan Church, which as its headquarters in Indianapolis.

Glory Bees enrollment open
TELL CITY – Glory Bees Preschool, a ministry of the First Baptist Church of Tell City since 1986, is accepting applications for the 2012-13 school year. 
The preschool provides a Christian educational experience through Bible stories, songs and Christian character building. The curriculum incorporates kindergarten readiness skills, social and communication skills, community field trips, guest readers, community guests and a reading-incentive book club.
The five-day class meets from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday through Friday and costs $65 per month. Children must be at least 4 years old by Aug. 1 to be eligible.
The three-day class meets from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday through Wednesday and costs $50 per month. Children must be 3 years old by Aug. 1 for this class. All children must be potty-trained.
Glory Bees is located at First Baptist Church, 802 13th Street.
Enrollment applications are available in the church office or by calling 547-2270 or 547-6340.  Office hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday.