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Education

  • CCC Preschool hosting open house March 14

    TELL CITY – Community Christian Church preschool will open registration for the 2013-14 school year at its open house from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. March 14.
    Parents will have the opportunity to tour the preschool, visit classrooms, review the curriculum, meet the staff, and take advantage of this early enrollment. A registration fee is due at time of enrollment.

  • WTE’s Family Fitness Night

    William Tell Elementary School families are encouraged to attend the free Family Fitness Nights, held at the school for families to exercise together. A new bicycle with a helmet, healthy snacks and other prizes are given away each night.

  • Cannelton elementary schools announce preschool, kindergarten pre-registration date

    CANNELTON – A pre-enrollment and registration schedule for prospective pre-school and kindergarten students for the 2013-14 school year will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 17.
    A parent or guardian of any prospective or currently enrolled student should come to the office at the William Bennett Early Learning Center at 411 Washington St. in Cannelton.  
    Preschool students must be 3 years old by Aug. 1 and must be toilet trained; 4 years or 5 years old. To be eligible to enroll in kindergarten, a child must be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1.

  • Kast earns 2013 Indiana University Founders Scholar honor

    BLOOMINGTON – Jeffrey Andrew “Andy” Kast of Tell City has been named an Indiana University Founders Scholar for 2013 in recognition of his exceptional academic work. He achieved this distinction by earning a cumulative grade-point average of 3.8 or higher, which places him in the top tier of Bloomington undergraduate students.

  • Education Notes, Feb. 25

    Dickerson named to Ball State University’s dean’s list
    MUNCIE – Ball State University has announced the names of students who were included on the dean’s list during the fall 2012 semester.
    Deidra Dickerson of Leopold earned a spot on the list for the semester.
    Ball State is a state-supported university with a current enrollment of about 20,000 graduate and undergraduate students.
    For more information about Ball State, go to www.bsu.edu/news.

  • Perry County Head Starts accepting students

    PERRY COUNTY – The Lincoln Hills Development Corp. Head Start program is accepting applications for enrollment now.
    The Head Start preschool is a federally funded preschool for children who are 3 to 5 years of age and meet income guidelines.
    The program includes the following services: education, health, nutrition, social and emotional development and transportation.
    To obtain an application, contact the North Perry Head Start, 11180 French Ridge Road in Leopold, at 843-4800 or the South Perry Head Start, 1830 Tell Street in Tell City, at 547-8463.

  • Glory Bees Preschool registration in progress
  • Tots Lots Preschool announces enrollment, open house set for Wednesday

    TELL CITY – Tots Lots Preschool has begun enrollment for the 2013-14 school year.
    For a child to be eligible for the Wednesday, Thursday, Friday session, he or she must be 4 years old by Aug. 1. The session meets from 8 to 11:30 a.m. For a child to be eligible for the Monday and Tuesday session, he or she must be 3 years old by Aug. 1. This session meets from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.

  • Stepping Stones accepting new students

    LEOPOLD — Stepping Stones Preschool, located in the St. Augustine Catholic Church Parish Hall basement, is accepting registrations for the 2013-14 school year. The preschool seeks to provide a positive educational experience for 3- and 4-year-olds, preparing them for elementary school.

  • Perry Central plans annual roundup dates

    LEOPOLD – Perry Central is accepting registrations for preschool and kindergarten students for the 2013-14 school year. Children who will be 4 years old by Aug. 1 are eligible to attend preschool. Children who will be 5 years old by Aug. 1 are eligible for kindergarten.
    Preschool roundup will be held April 19. Roundup for kindergarten students who do not currently attend preschool at Perry Central will be held April 26.
    Students who currently attend Perry Central preschool will automatically be registered for kindergarten next year.