RIGGINS — Academic resources, teaching and student engagement at Salmon River High School are all heading in the right direction. SRHS recently received its official written performance review from the accreditation evaluation performed in February, and results are favorable.

KOOSKIA — “I want to be clear, for the record, these are not bonuses, correct?” trustee Katie Matthews asked at the May 17 Mountain View School District board meeting.

GRANGEVILLE — “We thank everyone who helped make this year a success, but, mostly, we thank you, the parents and students,” Pete DeSantis, volunteer school administrator at Cornerstone Christian Learning Center (CCLC).

    Grangeville Elementary Middle School fourth graders put on a Lewis and Clark history musical for friends and parents at the school June 3. This was the last of 15 end-of-school concerts for music teacher Carla Astle.

      GRANGEVILLE — Holy Trinity Episcopal Church of Grangeville awarded $500 scholarships to five 2021 high school graduates in Idaho County. Receiving this year’s scholarships were: Andrew Douglas, Nezperce; Kaleigh Clark, Grangeville; Devon Wentland and Chase Hunter, Weippe; and Jordyn Pottenge…

      GRANGEVILLE — After nearly two hours of tense discussion that included raised voices and frustration, the Mountain View School District 244 board voted 4-1 to run a reduced levy in August, this time for $2.2 million.

        Grangeville High School held its commencement exercises for the class of 2021 Friday night, May 28, at the school. GHS had 51 students in the graduating class this year. Former Grangeville music teacher Kathy Stefani was the special guest speaker.

          Grangeville Elementary Middle School third graders recently highlighted their musical skills in a concert for their parents. Songs included those about what’s in store for summertime, as well as instrumental, chanting and movement pieces. GEMS’ music teacher is Carla Astle.

            Graduation commencement was held for the Clearwater Valley High School Class of 2021 last Friday, May 28. Graduates family and friends attended the ceremony held that evening for the 21 students in the CVHS gym.

            KOOSKIA — On Tuesday May 18, eight Clearwater Valley High School students campaigned for an Associated Student Body (ASB) position. There were five offices up for election, two of which were contested. Gunnar Anderberg was elected ASB president, Rayne Martinez was elected ASB vice president,…

              Grangeville Elementary Middle School’s band recently competed in the Music in the Parks festival at Silverwood Amusement Park. The band came in third place.

              GRANGEVILLE — Seven Grangeville High School students recently received their awards at the State of Idaho Science and Engineering Fair the week of March 24. The pile of awards, certificate and medals was huge.

              KOOSKIA — Clearwater Valley Junior-Senior High School has been busy as the school year winds down. During the weekend, the tennis and track teams competed at districts. The tennis team placed as follows: Josh Francis took first place in boys singles, Gabe Kirish took second place in boys sin…

              GRANGEVILLE — Shawna Gortsema joined the ranks of a list of prestigious and well-thought-of local philanthropists when she was named the Kids Champion 2020 on Friday, April 30.

              Seniors Blake Schoo and Zoe Lutz were crowned prom king and queen Saturday, April 24, at the Grangeville High School prom. Schoo is the son of Nolan and Dawn Schoo, and Lutz is the daughter of Genny Lutz and the late Brad Lutz, all of Grangeville.

                GRANGEVILLE — Cristy Imus, president of PEO Chapter BV, presented Tindy Hunter, of Clearwater, the $1,000 Sharon Clark Nursing Scholarship for 2021.

                COTTONWOOD — “We reduced this year’s levy by $50,000 — I don’t think that happens very often,” Cottonwood Joint School District 242 (CJSD 242) Superintendent Rene Forsmann said.

                GRANGEVILLE — Grangeville’s Katie Matthews is the new Mountain View School District 244 zone 5 trustee.

                GRANGEVILLE — Trust, a salary allocation schedule and language were the main topics April 14 as Mountain View School District (MVSD) 244 and Central Idaho Education Association (CIEA) negotiations for 2020-21 continued.

                In an effort to answer patrons’ concerns on the upcoming levy, Mountain View School District 244 Superintendent Todd Fiske will hit the road with a variety of community meetings starting this month.

                  GRANGEVILLE — Mrs. Barger’s sixth and seventh grade science classes at Grangeville Elementary Middle School (GEMS) recently held a science fair where they learned about forming a scientific question, making a hypothesis about their question, revising their hypothesis and then providing a con…

                    KOOSKIA — Registration for children entering kindergarten at Clearwater Valley Elementary School in Kooskia for the 2021-2022 school year will be Wednesday, April 28. Children must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2021. A 20-minute informal evaluation is part of the registration process.…

                    Fourth and fifth-grade students at Grangeville Elementary Middle School competed in an afternoon basketball tournament last Thursday, March 25. Students have been working for several weeks on basketball skills. Pictured here, determining on whether to make the shot, is Chloe Weisz with Addil…

                      Grangeville Elementary Middle School students in the bands and choir programs were able to hold their first concert in more than a year. Sixth grade beginning band and seventh and eighth grade middle school band, under the direction of Mrs. Danica Schmidt, and the middle school choir, under …

                      GRANGEVILLE — Seven Grangeville High School students had their hard work paid off when they took a large portion of the awards at the State of Idaho Science and Engineering Fair the week of March 24.

                        KOOSKIA — Registration for children entering kindergarten at Clearwater Valley Elementary School in Kooskia for the 2021-2022 school year will be Wednesday, April 28. Children must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2021. A 20-minute informal evaluation is part of the registration process.…

                          GRANGEVILLE — Parent-teacher conferences are set for Grangeville High School today, Wednesday, March 24, and tomorrow, Thursday, March 25, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Parents are encouraged at attend.

                            SALT LAKE CITY — Megan Frei of Grangeville has earned a bachelor of arts, interdisciplinary studies (K-8), degree from Western Governors University (WGU). The on-line, nonprofit university has graduated more than 218,000 students from across the country since its inception in 1997.

                              KOOSKIA — Registration for children entering kindergarten at Clearwater Valley Elementary School in Kooskia for the 2021-2022 school year will be Wednesday, April 28. Children must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2021. A 20-minute informal evaluation is part of the registration process.…

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