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GEMS students make ‘snow’ in experiment

“Since the weather wouldn’t cooperate and give us a big snow day, in January, we decided to make our own,” said Mrs. Dixie Schwartz, second/third grade teacher at Grangeville Elementary Middle School.

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Mossman tours capitol

Rep. Dan Rudolph took time to show one of Idaho’s youth the inner workings of the Capitol recently. University of Idaho student Raymond Mossman of Nezperce toured the capitol building as part of his personal education.

Summit Academy pushes the limits with ‘Chem’ cars

With only two weeks to spare, the chemistry class at Summit Academy rallied in the “Chem E Cars Challenge.” Discovering different types of chemical reactions, the students built, advertised and showcased their model cars on Wednesday, Jan. 28.

Kindergarten 2015-16 screenings set for Grangeville, Kooskia

Screening packets available at schools now

Friday, April 10, Mountain View School District will be holding kindergarten registration and screening at Grangeville Elementary Middle School as well as Clearwater Valley Elementary School in Kooskia.

Student News...

Beka Bruner of Cottonwood, a freshman at Centre College, has pledged Alpha Delta Pi sorority...

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Getting to know Eastern Europe: Homeschool students learn about foreign countries

A variety of would-be travelers set up stations at Centennial Evangelical Free Church last week and shared about faraway places.

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Summit bids farewell to Chilean students

Summit Academy students and staff gathered on Jan. 28 after lunch to wish foreign exchange students “Cocoa” Maria Jose Garcia and “Nachi” Maria Ignacia Garcia “Adios” for their return to Chile, South America. The two arrived in September 2014.

Honor Rolls

County honor rolls.

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Students get hands-on computer design, 3D printing experience

Twenty or even 10 years back, three-dimensional printing may have seemed like the subject of science fiction novels. Grey’s Anatomy fans may have seen medical implements made on a 3D printer on the show at the Seattle Grace Hospital in recent years. That type of printing is no longer simply a fantasy.

Donation For GHS Band Trip

The Grangeville Lions Club donated $1,000 to the Grangeville High School band to use for its upcoming trip to Disneyland.

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Kids ‘Let It Go’ At Talent Show

Sts. Peter and Paul’s annual lip sync talent show had more than 20 participants Thursday, Jan. 29. Frozen proved to be a popular theme this year.

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Hausladen’s DAR essay takes first place Ellis Island topic of contest

A regional essay contest made way for Grangeville Elementary Middle School social studies teacher Betty Nafziger to open a new historical chapter for her eighth grade students.

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Kuther takes top prize in high school DAR essay contest

Sydney Kuther of Nezperce High School recently took first place in the Daughters of the American Revolution 2015 Good Citizens Award and Scholarship Contest.

Grief seminar is Feb. 1

A seminar on “The Challenges of Grief” will be held this Sunday, Feb. 1, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. The seminar will cover some of the overlooked, yet common, effects that grief has on your mind, body, and spirit, reasons why the pain can feel so overwhelming, and how to get things done when you don’t feel like you have any energy.

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Edwards is top at GEMS geography bee

It was all sixth and seventh graders in the annual Grangeville Elementary Middle School Geography Bee Jan. 15 at GEMS.