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Education

  • CCC preschool to host open house

    TELL CITY – Community Christian Church Preschool will host an open house and registration session from 9 a.m. to noon and an evening session from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19, at the school. Registration is open to the public for the 2015-16 school year.

  • Stepping Stones now enrolling, open house and book swap March 19

    LEOPOLD – Stepping Stones Preschool will host an open house from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19. Parents will have an opportunity to meet the staff, tour the facility and learn about the program.   
    During the event, kids and parents may participate in a book swap. Everyone is invited to take books no longer used to trade for other books.

  • William Tell science bowl team finishes seventh in state

    The William Tell Elementary Science Bowl team finished seventh in the state in their division. Pictured in the front row from the left are Hunter Beckort, Grace Gehlhausen, Valerie Kehl, Madison Baugh and Mattea Swaney. In the back row are Isaac Klueh, Kaden Chestnut, Nigel Kaiser, Bailee Johnson, Linden Froehlich and Maddie Rogers.

  • Perry Central students score high at Paoli math event

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central elementary school was one of 521 schools competing in the 19th annual Purdue University M.A.T.H. Bowl competition. Perry Central’s math team earned the first-place title in their division, first out of eight teams overall at the area competition and 38th out of 107 teams in the state in their class division.
    The competition was held Thursday, Feb. 26, at Throop Elementary in Paoli.

  • School Menus

    Week of March 16-20
    *Breakfasts served with juice and milk, lunches served with milk.

  • Changing young people’s lives, one arrow at a time

    PERRY COUNTY – The National Archery in the Schools Program continues to grow in Indiana. Over 330 schools have the NASP program as part of the curriculum. The program is affecting approximately 50,000 students annually.
    The DNR Law Enforcement Division has certified over 1200 teachers as instructors in the NASP program.  The Division is working with schools across the state with the ambitious goal of adding a minimum of 45 schools a year. Students participate by shooting a Genesis compound bow at an international competition scoring target.

  • Tell City academic teams finish strong at PAC conference
  • WTE to hold kindergarten round-up Thursday

    TELL CITY – Kindergarten enrollment for the Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 12, for children entering school for the first time. Attendees should enter through the main door and follow signs.  
    To enter kindergarten for the 2015-16 school year, a child must be at least 5 years old on or before Aug. 1.  A child does not have to enroll in kindergarten at age 5. If parents believe the child is not ready, the child may enter kindergarten at age 6.

  • USI releases fall 2014 semester dean’s list
  • Smiles erupt from hands-on learning

    Preschool students at SonShine Early Ministry in Evanston excitedly watch as a volcano they built erupts. The pre-kindergarten class spent a week studying volcanoes, reading several books to learn what causes a volcano to form and what makes them erupt. The kids made the volcano out of clay and then mixed baking soda and vinegar to produce the “lava” eruption. Pictured from the left are Courtney Moffit, Caden Lutring, teacher Michele Baker, Justin Foertsch and Hank Hagedorn.