Schools

School events for the week of March 18 to 24

Sunday • South Nodaway BB banquet, 5 pm Monday • Horace Mann Spring Break begins • Jefferson, South Nodaway FCA Food Kitchen Trip • Jefferson, NN, NEN, SN, WN FFA Contest at Savannah • MHS V track at UCM, 1 pm • Northeast Nodaway HS baseball at Mid-Buchanan, 4:30 pm • Platte Valley JV/V baseball

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Lady Spoofhounds hit the field

The Maryville soccer team brushed up on its skills during the first practice on the soccer field March 8. Tori Allen stays in control of the ball as she runs drills. For more photos and information, see the printed Nodaway News Leader.

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Trojans combine drumming with exercise, coping skills

Nodaway-Holt Social Worker Debbie Fujinami initiated the Pound It Out program this January. POUND® was founded by two women who wanted to put excitement back into exercise. They were also drummers and combined their passion for drumming with workouts to create the program. Participants use Ripstix®, lightly-weighted drumsticks, created for the program. They drum along

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Maryville BOE

The Maryville R-II School Board conducted the following business during its regular meeting on February 21: The board approved the purchase of a new K-8 math curriculum called ReadyMath and the support iReady, which is the individualized assessment component to the new resources. The 2018-19 calendar was approved. Therapy at School, LLC, Weston, received the

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School events for the week of March 11 to 17

Sunday • MHS, NH FCCLA State Leadership Conference Monday • Nodaway-Holt No School • Horace Mann P/T conferences • Jefferson FBLA First Impact • MHS, NH FCCLA State Leadership Conference • NH, NN, NEN, SN, WN FFA Contest at Lathrop • Horace Mann Bearcat Choir, 3:15 pm • Jefferson Wright Night, 5 pm • MHS

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BOE North Nodaway

The North Nodaway R-VI Board of Education met in open and closed session on February 26 to take care of the following school district business: Ashley Proffitt and Tana Wymer, co-teachers at the elementary, explained the co-teaching model that the school is in the third year of implementing. The school has been designated a focus

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BOE Nodaway-Holt

The Nodaway-Holt School Board listened to a presentation about building designs during its regular meeting on February 21. Jeff Ellison and Jeremy Proctor, Ellison-Auxier Architects, Inc., St. Joseph, presented the board with four different design layouts for the proposed addition to the school. The designs ranged from 11,400 square feet to 13,300 square feet.  Board

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BOE South Nodaway

At the South Nodaway Board of Education meeting on January 17, the board accepted the retirement of Principal Darbi Bauman and approved the promotions of Dustin Skoglund to junior high/high school principal and Aaron Murphy to elementary principal in open session rather than in closed as previously reported. The South Nodaway R-IV Board of Education

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BOE Jefferson

The Jefferson C-123 School Board approved the following personnel during its regular meeting on February 21: The following probationary teachers were offered contracts for the upcoming school year: Linda Scott, elementary gifted; Courtney Wolf, third grade; Bill Meiners, fifth and sixth grade; Rachel Denne, prekindergarten; Cree Beverlin, junior high and high school social studies; and

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Northeast Nodaway to perform play written by teacher

Members of the Northeast Nodaway band, choir and cheerleading squad will perform this year’s dinner theater, “The Hunt for the Red Slippers,” written by Band Director Amanda Ojeda. The play is a twist on the traditional Wizard of Oz and is directed by Ojeda and Cheer Coach Beth Russo. Audience members will actively participate, helping

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