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Experiences shape your life, says new high-school supervisor

Bilal Muhammad is the new supervisor of 54th Street Academy, the district’s alternative high school...

A pretty flippin’ cool assignment

Students tested their real-estate savvy and practiced their algebra skills, too. A local Realtor gave students a crash course before they started...

After gaining work experience, students sign contracts with area employers

High school seniors sport caps and sign contracts -- but it’s not what you think: these students are landing jobs...

Feeling the burn & ready to learn

Kelloggsville elementary students find a morning workout improves concentration in the classroom...

Step aside, Katniss, it’s archery time

Volunteers visited the school to teach students about the history, craftsmanship, mechanics -- and safety, of course -- of the time-honored device known as the longbow...

Students make friends by way of pen

A teacher and her former teacher are connecting their classrooms through letters...

Bond requests pass in Rockford, Lowell; maintenance levy fails in Sparta

Six districts passed requests, ranging from non-homestead millages to major bond proposals for new and revamped buildings...

Oh say, did you see?

Choir’s banner year ends with a public performance of 'The Star-Spangled Banner'...

‘It was the right job for me — always has been’

In Cindy Prentler’s second grade classroom, books inspire, teach, and beautify the space...

Saying ‘yes’ to the prom dress

Why not share the often single-wear items? A Kelloggsville teacher created a pop-up boutique that lets students shop for free formal wear...

Grieving together helps students cope with loss

Bereaved students are benefiting from a peer support program that meets them where they’re at -- school...

Student tutors help peers stay on track

It helps struggling students make up ground, and is an opportunity for tutors to work on interpersonal skills and make use of their knowledge in a variety of subjects...

Grant aims to ready middle schoolers for what comes after high school

Seventh-graders in four Wyoming school districts will receive tutoring, mentoring and career exploration opportunities via Grand Rapids Community College...

Big plant, little plant

Fifth-graders visited a clean water plant. Then, a miniature version visited them...

Homes for the Holidays

School staff visited students throughout the district and beyond for the first-ever holiday home visit initiative...

The measure of a mentor

The district has partnered with a local nonprofit to implement a formal, measurable program between students in the district...

‘Rice Bowls’ a Poem by Seventh-grader Christeen Nguyen

Rice Bowls by Christeen Nguyen I am Asian I am Hungry I wonder what my lunch will be I see a bowl of rice I wish I could eat it right now I am Asian I am hungry I pretend not to be hungry I feel really cranky right...
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