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Education

  • 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.

  • Education news, Feb. 17

    GED testing at Perry Central
    LEOPOLD – GED testing at Perry Central Community School Corp. is open to all Hoosier residents. Registration is required before testing and information is available on the school’s Web site, www.pccs.k12.in.us.
    Susie Knox is the chief GED examiner and can provide more information to those seeking their GED for employment or higher education. She can be reached at 547-3347.

  • 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.
     

  • Melton accepts media award

    Cannelton Elementary Principal Beverly Conrad presents the International Student Media Festival Award to Ethan Melton, a member of Joan Goble’s elementary Media Club.

  • William Tell earns exemplary remarks

    A hand full of fourth- , fifth- and sixth-graders from William Tell Elementary School pose with a banner outside the school marking the elementary’s status as an exemplary school.

    The Indiana Department of Education awarded William Tell the standing based on ISTEP scores from those grades during the 2010 academic year.
     

  • Tell City Junior-Senior High School hosts health fair

    This article was provided to The News by Kayla Galloway
    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School held a health fair Feb. 4 in the auxiliary gym from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • TC freshmen orientation Tuesday

    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School will hold freshmen orientation for the 2011-12 school year at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the high-school auditorium. All current eighth-grade students and their parents need to attend.
    Students and parents will be given information about high-school diploma tracks, scheduling and graduation requirements. If you have any questions, contact Cindia Ress or Lisa Noble at 547-9715 or send an e-mail to cress@tellcity.k12. in.us or lisan@tellcity.k12.in.us.
     

  • Sprinkle named to IU dean’s list

    BLOOMINGTON – Jason Sprinkle has been named to the dean’s list of Indiana University College of Arts and Sciences for the fall 2010 semester, in recognition of outstanding academic achievement.

    Eligibility for the dean’s list is reserved for those students who complete at least 12 graded credit hours in a semester, earning at least a 3.7 grade-point average.
    Sprinkle is double-majoring in English and political science with minors in economics and public environmental affairs. After his graduation in May, he plans to attend law school.

  • Education News, Feb. 10

    Freshmen orientation for Tell City students
    TELL CITY – Tell City Junior-Senior High School will hold freshmen orientation for the 2011-12 school year at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the high-school auditorium. All current eighth-grade students and their parents need to attend.
    Students and parents will be given information about high-school diploma tracks, scheduling and graduation requirements.
    Representatives from 21st Century Scholars will be present to provide information about their program.

  • Lawalin earns degree from ITT

    TELL CITY – Jacob Lawalin has recently graduated from ITT Technical Institute with an associate degree in information technology – computer network systems.

    While attending ITT he maintained a 3.85 grade-point average. Lawalin is also a graduate of the University of Southern Indiana with a bachelor’s degree in marketing.
    He is a 2006 graduate of Perry Central High School.
    Lawalin is the son of Duane and Jancy Lawalin of Tell City and the grandson of Herman and Virginia Epple of Troy.