School news


Top of the Class 2015

Each year the Free Press honors those students who have earned the designation as valedictorians and salutatorians of their high school classes.

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GHS’s Stefani nominated for music educator award

Kathy Stefani of Grangeville High School is one of a total of 213 music teachers from 194 cities across 42 states who have been announced as quarterfinalists for the Music Educator Award presented by The Recording Academy and the Grammy Foundation.

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Farm & Forestry Fair: Students get a quick study on Idaho agriculture

“How old was this tree?” Idaho Forest Group’s Glenn Poxleitner asked a group of kids as he held up a cut tree ring to them.

Nezperce kids tops in writers contest

Nezperce students Mason Dove and Noah Johnson were among the top finishers in the Idaho Public Television/KUID regional PBS KIDS Writers Contest.

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Purchase of kiln allows for ceramics at Grangeville schools

A sixth grade ceramics project has come full circle for Grangeville schools art teacher Patrick Phillips.

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Chicken visits preschoolers: Last story hour of season is today

What has feathers and writes notes to the farmer? Children found out in the book “Giggle Giggle Quack,” last Wednesday, April 29, at preschool story hour at Grangeville Centennial Library.

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CV Prom Royalty

The Clearwater Valley High School prom was held Saturday, April 25, at the Kooskia Opera House.

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Lindsley to play at Carnegie Hall in June

Sts. Peter and Paul School eighth grader Paige Lindsley will receive a rare opportunity this summer. Lindsley has been selected for the 2015 Middle School Honors Performance at Carnegie Hall.

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Lutz takes ‘Top Gold’ at FCCLA event

At a recent FCCLA (Family Career and Community Leaders of America) state competition in Boise, senior Addie Lutz took the gold.

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HOSA members fare well at state competition:Willig brings home a first place; Leitch voted state president

Eleven local students attended the HOSA (Health Occupations Student Association) state leadership conference held in Boise April 8-10.

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Student’s photo moves on to national PTA competition

Russell, Lutz receive state awards

Grangeville High School freshman Hailey Russell was honored at the state PTA convention in Lewiston at the Red Lion Hotel Friday, April 10.

Kooskia’s CVE school to host book fair May 4-8

Clearwater Valley Elementary will host a Scholastic Book Fair on May 4 through 8 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily (3 p.m. on Friday). Funds raised will help purchase books for student use in the library and classrooms.

Dean's list

University of Idaho Cottonwood: Frank M. Spencer, Agricultural & Life Sciences...

Sullivan on EOU’s dean’s list

Eastern Oregon University has named 528 students to the dean’s list for winter term 2015.

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Prom Runway

Grangeville High School’s 2015 prom, with a Las Vegas theme, was held at the school Saturday, April 18.