Schools

Nodaway-Holt BOE

Nodaway-Holt R-VII met September 21 to hire personnel and award the following contracts: •The school board voted to change security companies. When the contract with Central Security Group expires in December, the alarm system security services will be provided by Midwest Digital, Lawson. Upgrades to the alarm system are $1,898. •Roderick Signs, St. Joseph, was

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School Calendar: Events for the week of October 3 to 8

Monday • Jefferson No School • South Nodaway Elementary fundraiser kickoff • St. Gregory’s picture retakes, 10:30 am • West Nodaway Homework Club, 3:15 pm • Maryville High F volleyball at Falls City Tourney, 3:30 pm • Maryville Middle 8th volleyball at Atchison, 3:30 pm • Maryville High V softball at North Platte, 4:30 pm

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Spoofhound Spotlight: Maryville celebrates Homecoming

By Craig Borey, MHS assistant principal This week is jam packed at Maryville High School with exciting Homecoming activities for students and community members. Join us in celebrating a long tradition of school spirit and community involvement. Student dress-up days have gone on throughout the week. Monday’s theme was Christmas, Tuesday was pajamas, and Wednesday,

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Northeast Nodaway BOE

Northeast Nodaway R-V Board of Education met September 15 to approve a land survey and conduct the following business: • Kaw Valley Engineering, Kansas City, recommended a land survey be completed for the new track facility before soil samples are taken. The land survey, costing $8,700, was approved 5-1 with Darrin Adwell voting no. •

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School Calendar: Events for the week of 9/25 to 10/1

Sunday • Jefferson Student Council Grotto Walk Monday • Jefferson FCA Global Student Week of Prayer begins • Leet Center Johnny Appleseed visit, 8 am • Maryville High V golf – Districts at Mozingo, 9 am • North Nodaway PK/K Johnny Appleseed Day, 9:45 am • West Nodaway Homework Club, 3:15 pm • Platte Valley

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West Nodaway BOE

The West Nodaway R-I Board of Education met in open and closed sessions on September 14 to handle the following school district business: Substitute teacher pay will go from $70 to $80 for a 7 1/2 hour day. The board approved spending $5,000 for lighting the steps by the football field. Midwest Road Builders, Platte

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Local teachers nominated for Regional Teacher of the Year

Three Nodaway County educators were nominated for the 2016-2017 Regional Teacher of the Year award. Jamie James teaches 9-12 algebra and geometry at Maryville High School. James earned a degree in accounting from Montreat College, Montreat, NC. He went on to receive his alternative teaching certificate from Northwest Missouri State University and a master’s in

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Nodaway-Holt installs new security system

Visitors to Nodaway-Holt’s school district will have to be buzzed inside this year. The district installed a video entry system in August. The security program, installed in both school buildings, keeps the outside doors locked at all times. Visitors push a button alerting the secretary to their presence. The secretary then views a live video

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School Calendar: September 19 to 24

Monday • All Public Schools No School • West Nodaway TEAM activity • Maryville High V golf – MEC Tourney at Fairview, 9 am • Jefferson NHS meeting, noon • Maryville High V tennis at LeBlond, 4 pm • Maryville High C/JV football vs Cameron, 5 pm • Maryville High V soccer at Lafayette, 5

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