East Central College had significantly more students enrolled in the summer semester this year compared to last year.
The drawings and design of a new elementary school in the Washington School District are nearing completion, according to Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer.
Summer school enrollment was up and attendance was strong in the Washington School District, according to Assistant Superintendent Dr. Judy Straatmann.
The amount of money Franklin County schools receive from court fines and forfeitures has been cut by more than half in the last seven years due in part to the formation of the county municipal court.
The Washington Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC) program has over 100 cadets — a membership high.
East Central College celebrated its history while looking toward its future during a special event Sunday at the Union campus.
National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) officials Wednesday announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists, including three students in Franklin County, in the 65th annual scholarship program.
Washington School District Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer is meeting this week with each building principal as part of her annual “fall professional conversation.”
East Central College will hold its 50th anniversary celebration this Sunday and there will be something for everyone at the event, no matter their interests.
Union High School students spent time this past summer learning about the college application process and how to become a leader as part of the Rural Emerging Leaders program offered by the University of Chicago.
Unnamed no more, the new elementary school is officially Prairie Dell Elementary after the Union R-XI Board of Education passed a motion Tuesday night to approve it.
Kristie Holtermann, a 2013 graduate of Washington High School, has been selected to continue receiving the Smith-Glynn-Callaway Foundation Scholarship, administered by the Community Foundation of the Ozarks.
The Washington School Board Wednesday night set its 2019 property tax rate at $4.1695 per $100 assessed valuation, which includes a slight rollback in the debt service levy.
The Higher Learning Commission will conduct an onsite visit at East Central College Nov. 18-19 to determine its accreditation status after a 2017 visit left the college’s accreditation “on notice.”
Dan Brinkmann, automotive technology instructor at the Washington School District’s Four Rivers Career Center, is one of 17 semifinalists for the 2020 Missouri Teacher of the Year.
While East Central College officials are still ironing out a complete list of events, the final celebration of its 50th anniversary has been set for Sunday, Sept. 15.
The Washington School District will hold opening ceremonies for all teachers and staff Wednesday morning, Aug. 14, at 8:30 a.m. in the high school theater.
The community will have a “town hall opportunity” to view East Central College’s strategic plan before it is presented to the board of trustees.
Meramec Valley R-III School District has a new administrative team is in place this year due to a realignment in the district.
The mother of a Washington Middle School student who was punched several times by a classmate this past March appealed to the school board Wednesday night to educate students and staff on bullying and school violence.
The Washington School District has officially launched its new strategic plan — a blueprint for educational innovation and excellence.
East Central College recently announced it is a recipient of a $47,000 grant that is part of the Combat2Careers program that strives to help disabled student veterans in securing employment opportunities.