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Education

  • WTE holds kindergarten enrollment

    TELL CITY – Kindergarten enrollment for the Tell City-Troy Township School Corp. will be held March 10 from 1 until 6 p.m. for all children entering school for the first time. Parents and children should enter through the main door at William Tell Elementary and follow signs. Each child registering for kindergarten will be given a folder.

  • Tots Lots Preschool enrollment

    TELL CITY – Tots Lots Preschool has begun enrollment for the 2011-12 school year. For a child to be eligible for the morning session, he or she must be 4 years old by Aug. 1. The morning session meets from 9 to 11 a.m. For a child to be eligible for the afternoon session, he or she must be 3 years old by Aug. 1. This session is held from 12:30 to 2:15 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

  • CCC Preschool hosting open house

    TELL CITY – Community Christian Church Preschool will open registration for the 2011-12 school year at its open house from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. March 15.
    Parents will have the opportunity to tour the preschool, visit classrooms, review the curriculum, meet the staff and take advantage of early enrollment.

  • Perry Central Lights-On workshop

    Renate Jobst, an extension educator for the Purdue Extension Agency, facilitated a workshop for the Perry Central Lights-On program recently.

    In the workshop, Jobst had groups of students wrap an egg with tape and straws. After a certain time, she stood on a chair and dropped the egg to see if the groups had protected their egg with the material given. The students then talked about theory, hypotheses and probability. Pictured with Jobst are Mallory Goffinet, Jaylynn Bryant, Emily Trammell, Wyatt Edwards, J.T. Smith, Ryan Thompson and Lena Rounds.
     

  • Education News, Feb. 28

    National Honor Society to host trivia night
    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School’s National Honor Society will host a charity trivia night Thursday, March 17. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. and be held in the Bryan Taylor Sports Arena.
    There will be 10 rounds of 10 questions with each round relating to a different category. The teams may include five members of any age.
    The cost is $5 per student (high-school age and under) and $8 per adult. The deadline for entries is March 11.

  • TC Renaissance class to hold annual yard sale March 12

    TELL CITY – The Tell City Junior-Senior High School Renaissance class has scheduled its annual yard sale for March 12 in the Bryan Taylor Sports Arena. The sale will be held from 6 a.m. to noon.
    Those attending are asked to enter through Gate 3 off of Tell Street.
    Items available will include women’s, men’s and children’s apparel, household items, home décor, toys, two computer printers, an air hockey table and a variety of books.

  • Perry Central students up in one, down in none

    LEOPOLD – The Perry Central Captain’s Club sponsored a pizza party for students who raised at least one grade the second quarter of the school year, compared to the quarter, without letting any other grades fall. The students who earned straight A’s both the first and second quarter were also invited to the pizza party.


     

  • Education News, Feb. 21

    TC Renaissance class to hold annual yard sale March 12
    TELL CITY – The Tell City Junior-Senior High School Renaissance class has scheduled its annual yard sale for March 12 in the Bryan Taylor Sports Arena. The sale will be held from 6 a.m. to noon.
    Those attending are asked to enter through Gate 3 off of Tell Street.
    Items available will include women’s, men’s and children’s apparel, household items, home décor, toys, two computer printers, an air hockey table and a variety of books.

  • Johnson named to dean’s list with honors at Lee University

    CLEVELAND, Tenn. – Kailey Johnson of Troy was named to the dean’s list with honors at Lee University for the fall 2010 semester.


    Students with a semester grade-point average of 3.9 or higher are named to the dean’s lists with honors.
    Johnson is the daughter of Mike and Natalie Johnson of Troy.
    Lee University is a comprehensive four-year liberal arts university located in Cleveland, Tenn.
     

  • Lookadoo offers words of wisdom to TC students

    This article was provided to The News by Victoria Yuen and Kayla Galloway
    TELL CITY – The students of Tell City Junior-Senior High School were honored to have Justin Lookadoo, a professional speaker and best-selling author, speak to them Feb. 7 in the school’s auditorium.