Union School District technology staff members handled 3,070 electronic work requests in the 2015-16 school year, Matt Jones, technology supervisor, reported at the November board meeting.
Early registration numbers at East Central College are “very positive,” said ECC President Dr. Jon Bauer at the November board meeting.
Union School Board members received an in-depth analysis of the district’s Missouri School Improvement Program 5 (MSIP) 5 Annual Performance Report (APR) score at the November board meeting.
Arconic Foundation has awarded a $25,000 grant to the Franklin County Future Farmers of America (FFA) to support plant science studies at Washington High School.
The Washington School District scored 91.8 percent out of the points possible on its Annual Performance Report (APR) released by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).
On the first Election Day since 1984 that Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon hasn’t been on the ballot, the governor visited St. Francis Borgia Regional High School to highlight college affordability.
The Union School District was “rich with opportunities for educators at all levels to grow and learn professionally,” during the 2015-16 school year, said Dr. Justin Tarte, executive director of HR and Learning.
Washington School District Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer this past week began her annual principal visits which are part of the overall administrative evaluation process.
The University of Missouri Extension Franklin County Business Development Program and East Central College Business and Industry Program will offer a seminar for manufacturers Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 8 to 10:30 a.m. at ECC’s new business and industry center, located at 42 Prairie Dell Plaza, Union.
Interim Superintendent Dr. Ed Hillhouse told MVR-III board members that acting on several projects started by the late Randy George could improve the district’s finances.
East Central College and the Washington High School journalism department recently partnered with the Missouri Interscholastic Press Association (MIPA) and SchoolJournalism.org to host their inaugural ECC Journalism Summit.
To help high school students prepare for the jobs of tomorrow, East Central College will team up with Missouri University of Science and Technology for a math and science career night.
The East Central College Board of Trustees this week approved the appointment of College President Dr. Jon Bauer to Washington’s Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Commission.
East Central College trustees this week approved a change order for additional expenses related to the renovation of the college’s business and industry center.
The East Central College Board of Trustees Monday night authorized executing documents related to the college’s $1 million USDA loan, which will offset costs associated with renovations to the business and industry center.
Rebounding from Wednesday’s loss to St. Louis Community College, the East Central College soccer Falcons picked up a key regional victory Saturday in Kansas City, defeating MCC-Maple Woods, 4-0.
As a part of a national movement to prevent violence, Franklin County will recognize October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month with several events planned Oct. 4-12.
The Washington School Board has set a new property tax rate levy of $4.0738 per $100 assessed valuation for 2016-17 following a second public hearing Wednesday night.
East Central College instructor Chef Mike Palaz-zola recently took first place in the Chef of the Year Culinary Challenge, earning him the Chef of the Year title for 2017.
The Meramec Valley R-III School Board and administrators will hold a special board meeting Monday, Oct. 10, at 6 p.m. to discuss overall finances for the district.
More than two years after the conceptualization of East Central College’s new Business and Industry Center, a ribbon cutting has been scheduled at the newly completed space.
The Washington School Board will hold a second public hearing Wednesday night to set the property tax levy for 2016-17 due to misinformation received from Franklin County.
The East Central College Library, in conjunction with Scenic Regional Library, will host a big machines event this Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to noon in the college’s east parking lot.
With more expected revenues from the passing of Proposition KIDS last month, the St. Clair R-XIII school board voted Thursday to amend the present year’s budget.
St. Clair High School Homecoming Week will kick off Monday, Sept. 26, as the Bulldogs get geared up to take on the Hermann Bearcats in the 2016 Homecoming game.
The Meramec Valley R-III School District’s Early Childhood Center programs offer young children the skills that will help them succeed in school, according to Tina Pittman, director.
Representatives with East Central College, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Crawford Electric and local manufacturers gathered last week at the college’s new business and industry center to celebrate a successful partnership in securing a $1 million zero-interest loan.
Despite a rising cost in education statewide, East Central College President Dr. Jon Bauer said the college’s tuition has increased at a slower rate than both two- and four-year institutions.