The majority of East Central College students who currently pay course fees will see a decrease in the amount they owe starting next academic year.
In the wake of another shooting that left 17 dead at a Florida high school Wednesday, local educators say they’re doing many things to keep students safe and are always reviewing safety protocols.
Beaufort Elementary students are getting a feel of what classrooms might look like throughout the school district if Prop Wildcats passes in April.
Flu is hitting the county hard this year, especially schools. At least four area parochial schools have closed down for at least one day after having a large number of students and staff absent due to flu or flu-like symptoms.
The Union School District will offer one free college assessment test to high school students after the school board approved a proposal at its January meeting.
East Central College Board of Trustees members were split Monday evening on whether there’s a necessity to seek candidates for an director of institutional effectiveness.
A veteran teacher of 19 years at Union High School took home the 2017 Outstanding Educator award at the Union Area Chamber of Commerce’s Distinguished Service Awards Banquet Saturday night.
A humble, bright and hardworking student leader, Brittany Baker, was honored with the 2017 Outstanding Student award at the Union Area Chamber of Commerce’s Distinguished Service Awards banquet Saturday night.
Union School District Superintendent and Chamber President Dr. Steve Weinhold earned the top honor at the 47th annual Distinguished Service Awards Banquet Saturday night.
Union R-XI officials say the district is making do with the reality of a state budget that will continue to withhold transportation funds to school districts in the state.
The Union R-XI Foundation is once again offering Major Saver cards for sale through students in Union Middle School, Clark Vitt Elementary, Central Elementary and Beaufort Elementary schools.
The Warrenton Board of Aldermen has chosen not to appoint a representative to a committee that hopes to bring a trade-oriented community college to Warren County.
Key state legislators this week pledged to lighten cuts to Missouri higher education proposed in Gov. Eric Greitens’ state budget.
East Central College may have to “tighten its belt” even further in the wake of Gov. Eric Greitens’ proposed budget released to the public Monday, Jan. 22.
A Higher Learning Commission team that visited East Central College last year is currently recommending the college be put on probation due to several areas of concern with the college’s internal operations.
Union students are set for another summer of cash incentives after school board approval on bringing the Summer Journey program back for a second summer.
East Central College is bracing for another year of state budget reductions after reports that Gov. Eric Greitens hopes to cut $300 million from the state coffers.
Union students could have another summer of cash incentives ahead as the district prepares to vote on bringing the Summer Journey back for a second summer.
The Union School Board spent the majority of its Wednesday evening workshop making final decisions on the basic layout of its proposed elementary school.
East Central College Education Instructor Greg Stotler recently was awarded the Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award in 2017 – an annual recognition of educators in the St. Louis area who are examples of excellence in their field.
Brett Hoch, who recently completed his term as MSTA (Missouri State Teachers Association) state president, was recognized by the Washington School Board at its December meeting.
Attendees at Union R-XI’s School Board meeting Monday evening got a first glimpse of what a new district elementary school might look like in a 3D virtual tour of the building.
While Clark-Vitt Elementary may not be used for students in the future, it will still be adapted to fit district needs, according to school board officials.
Earlier this year Beaufort Elementary filled its last open classroom after an unexpected influx of kindergarten students were registered a day before school began.
Nearly a year after launching a new testing program at Union R-XI, Superintendent Dr. Scott Hayes said teachers better understand how to help students’ academic progression.
Roughly a year into the implementation of a new reporting tool providing students a way to discreetly report bullying online, Union R-XI’s Director of HR and Learning Dr. Justin Tarte said there have been only a handful of reports.
Michelle Bobo and Jana Monzyk, the Challenge facilitators in the Washington School District, spoke at the Missouri Project Lead the Way State Conference Nov. 6 at Blue Springs South High School.
After nine years as East Central College Foundation’s executive director, Shannon Grus will depart over the winter break to join State Technical College as its new vice president of advancement.
Assistant Superintendent Mike Mabe said the research phase of Union R-XI’s transportation audit has come to a close and the auditing firm has began analyzing its findings.
A Union family is working to raise awareness and show support for their son, Carter Kopf, 8, a student at Central Elementary, and others suffering from Type 1 Diabetes (T1D).
The Washington School District is checking off the list of improvements promised when voters approved a $15 million zero tax rate bond issue back in August 2016.