School news


Higgins, Uhlenkott head to state for BPA contest

State of Idaho conference set for March 6-8

Grangeville High School’s Business Professionals of America fared well at recent regional competition. The event was held at the Lewis-Clark State College campus Jan. 24.

Local students win art contest

Reception set for May

Twenty students have been selected as winners of the Fifth Annual Grangeville Arts and Syringa Hospital Foundation “Get Moving” art contest for students kindergarten through fifth grade. This is an initiative designed to promote the advancement of healthy choices by encouraging children to develop exercise habits.

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‘Cinderella’ set for Feb. 14: MCT to present play featuring local kids

A pumpkin coach, prince charming, a glass slipper and a dream come true are woven together by the magic of a fairy godmother this Friday, Feb. 14, 7 p.m. at Grangeville Elementary Middle School’s multipurpose room, when the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) and more than 60 local students present an original musical adaptation of Cinderella.

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GHS to present ‘Surviving Reality’

Play set for Feb. 6, 7, 8

What do you get when a Park Avenue family and a poor hillbilly family are thrown together to live in the same home? A comedy that pits the wealthy against the uneducated and brings laughs to audience and cast members alike.

Local girls win in essay contest

Morgan Howard of Nezperce High School was awarded first place and Rebekah Bruner third place in the Daughters of the American Revolution 2013-14 Good Citizens Award and Scholarship Contest sponsored by the Alice Whitman chapter out of Lewiston/Clarkston.

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Girls collect pennies for Cancer Resource Center

“I just wanted to do something to help someone,” said seventh grader Madison Adams.

Hunter Safety set for PES

Feb. 3-7 are the dates for a Hunter Safety Class to be held at Prairie Elementary School. Class will be every afternoon with live firing on Friday. Home School students are welcome to sign up for the class. For information call Eric Wassmuth at 962-2372. This class is an excellent way for kids to get acquainted with firearms and hunting, even if they are not planning to hunt.

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Perry winner in regional DAR essay contest

Eighth grader Wyatt Perry was the winner of a recent Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR, Lewiston-Clarkston branch) essay contest.

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Singh, Bonn take top honors in geo bees

It’s a three-peat for Grangeville Elementary Middle School’s Amrit Singh while Sts. Peter and Paul’s Ethan Bonn is on his first round. The eighth graders were each winners in their school’s geography bees this month.

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Woslum Graduates; Sisters on honor roll

Ashlei Marie Woslum, a former Grangeville student, graduated midterm from Boise State University with a bachelor of science degree in pre-med.

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Christmas Concert at GHS

It was another “sold-out show” for the Grangeville grades 6-12 Christmas Concert Wednesday night, Dec. 18, at Grangeville High School.

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Reflections projects move on to district competition

More than 60 entries for the annual PTA Reflections arts contest graced the Grangeville Elementary Middle School Library Nov. 21.

Adams, Koberstein nab honorable mentions in forestry essay contest

The Idaho Forest Products Commission recently announced winners of the 19th annual Forest Products Week Essay Contest.

Student populations in Idaho County: MVSD sees minor enrollment climb

Area school districts are seeing ups and downs with enrollment for the 2013-14 school year.

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Second time around

Bass honored with state science award

Ten years ago, Grangeville High School teacher Shaun Bass was honored with the Idaho Science Teacher Association Region (ISTA) 2 Award for Excellence. Recently, it was like déjà vu as Bass brought home the award a second time.