The Washington School District will show the movie, “Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety,” to all students at the high school, middle school and sixth-graders Oct. 23-24.
The East Central College Board of Trustees voted Monday, Oct. 1, to adopt a suicide awareness and prevention policy that will go into effect immediately.
A former student and now instructor in the automotive technology program at Four Rivers Career Center was honored this weekend as the 2018 Outstanding Teacher of the Year in the Washington School District.
Assessment data for the Washington School District and other public schools across the state will be delayed due to new tests, according to Assistant Superintendent Dr. Judy Straatmann.
East Central College’s health science department has earned full accreditation for its occupational therapy assistant program.
The majority of the Washington School Board does not support Proposition D, a proposed statewide fuel tax increase that will be on the November ballot.
East Central College trustees held a workshop last Thursday for faculty and staff regarding the structure of this year’s budget.
Union R-XI officials continued to hone districtwide construction projects Wednesday night, roughly a year after the plans for the school were first pitched to the public.
The East Central College Board of Trustees recently approved the hiring of a new vice president of student development and appointed an interim vice president of academic affairs following the departure of vice presidents Shelli Allen and Dr. Tia Robinson.
East Central College President Dr. Jon Bauer said this week that changes to a neighboring college’s service area shouldn’t have a big effect on ECC’s enrollment.
Union R-XI officials, in an effort to keep to keep new projects and renovations throughout the school district local, will host a meet and greet between local contractors and the district’s architect and owner’s representatives.
A steering committee discussing the future path of Catholic elementary schools in the area is recommending development of a regional school system.
The Washington High School marching band will have a new look next fall after the school board approved the purchase of uniforms.
With enrollment numbers dropping once again, East Central College officials are growing more and more concerned about the college’s financial situation.
Our Lady of Lourdes has the largest enrollment of area Catholic and private schools with a total of 391 students in preschool through eighth grade.
The goal for the Union School Board at the beginning of the month was to add one school resource officer (SRO) — it’s the end of the month and two have been added.
After a public hearing last Wednesday, the Union R-XI School Board voted to lower its property tax levy for 2018-19, but will retain the same amount of revenue.
East Central College’s Board of Trustees Monday night voted to maintain its tax levy at the same rate for the second year in a row.
Washington School District principals will attend school board meetings on a rotating schedule this year followed a few days later by a walk-through of their buildings by board members.
East Central College’s Center for Workforce Development will host a lunch and workshop focusing on fundamentals of human resources management Tuesday, Aug. 21, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Music, dance and games were all part of the Washington School District’s annual opening ceremony for teachers and staff Monday morning at the C.J. Burger Fine Arts Center at Washington High School.
Washington School District officials will welcome back all teachers and staff during opening ceremonies Monday morning in the high school theater.
Students in the East Central College Culinary Arts Program won’t just learn how to prepare and cook food, but they will soon learn how to grow it as well.
East Central College recently announced the college has been awarded an Arts Engagement in American Communities (AEAC) grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
Final word came down from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) this week, officially putting East Central College’s accreditation “on notice.”