PIERRE — The South Dakota High School Activities Association’s wrestling advisory committee wants the organization to study the feasibility of adding girls’ wrestling to the slate of sports that are offered in the state’s schools. “A lot of our bordering states are already there,” said SDHSAA Assistant Executive Director John Krogstrand. He noted that North Dakota started with girls’ wrestling […]
Two more students have joined the 100 AR point club in Mrs. Willison’s classroom. Congratulations to Francheska Gonzalez and Deja Marshall. Photos submitted
Mrs. Willison’s third grade class celebrated the 100th day of school. We read the book 100 Hungry Ants. The students used unifex cubes to make the rows just like the ants did on their way to the picnic. 1 row of 100, 2 rows of 50, 4 rows of 25, 5 rows of 20, and 10 rows of 10. Then […]
Vaping is the relatively new way that companies are working to get people addicted to nicotine and other chemicals. Since fewer and fewer people, particularly in the middle school and high school age groups, are smoking cigarettes, something had to be developed to get their business. Colorful, flavorful, well scented, and often techie since one style not only allows vaping […]
Nineteen students from Dupree and Faith high schools attended a special science event at Dupree High School on Tuesday evening, February 26th. With MIT instructor Kathleen Vandiver, guiding them, the students used advanced, proprietary chemistry models developed by the presenter to explore how genes on a DNA molecule allow message transcription and translation into proteins needed by cells. During this […]
To celebrate their 100th day of learning, Windswept Academy students enjoyed a creative and fun day full of activities and costume. “100” was the theme throughout various projects that students created, and included counting and bagging 100 snack items, writing 100 words in cursive, painting 100 dots, smiley faces, and circles in art pieces. Even Pac-Man was drawn in his […]
C-EB Upper Elementary celebrated Valentine’s Day with a “Make and Take” parent activity on Tuesday, Feb. 12. Students and parents came up with some creative ideas to celebrate the national day of love. The event was well attended with 127 students participating and was a Title 1 activity.