This spring, the North Nodaway kindergarten class undertook the task of constructing and planting a butterfly garden at the North Nodaway Elementary School in Pickering. Kindergarten teacher Angie Davison used Project Based Learning to create the activity for her students and planted a butterfly garden. “We had been studying the needs of animals and
West Nodaway senior Tyler Blay placed second in the 1600 meter run with a time of 4:30.19 and placed first in the 3200 meter run with a time of 9:34.49
Area schools have closed but summer library opportunities are opening up for area students. Northeast Nodaway’s “Reading Island” summer library will be open from 10 to 11:30 am, Tuesdays, June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and July 13. Students must have an adult present. Come and go activities include children’s story time, checkout books, scholastic
Throughout the 2020-21 school year, Maryville High Spoofhounds saw a way to be the best they could be. Because of that attitude and practice, the Spoofhounds were named the Midland Empire Conference Supremacy Champions. There are eight schools in the MEC: Benton, Cameron, Chillicothe, Lafayette, LeBlond, Maryville, Savannah and St. Pius with 19 different competitive
Senior Anne Schieber of Northeast Nodaway placed second in the 800 meter run with a time of 2:35.80.
At the May 13 Skidmore City Council meeting, Nodaway-Holt Superintendent Jeff Blackford inquired as to Skidmore’s interest in having an electronic sign to inform the community about school events and activities. With the athletic cooperative between NH and West Nodaway, Blackford said more traffic would be traveling between the two schools on Highway 113.
On May 16, gray skies and rain showers didn’t dampen the spirits of the graduates at Jefferson, Maryville, North Nodaway and South Nodaway high schools.
County tracksters hit the turbo for season final events, qualify to advance
On May 9, 17 seniors graduated at West Nodaway R-I.
Nodaway-Holt R-VII presented diplomas to its 12 graduating seniors, May 8.