Here are some updated pictures of North Elementary! We are getting closer to the completetion of the school. Stay tuned for the announcement of the grand "reopening" of North. Here is a picture of the new wash station at North. New tile work is done for the water fountain area. The completed tile work and water fountains installed. The water fountains also have a place where they . . .
Congratulations to our State Science Olympiad Champions!!! Come help us celebrate the team's success and view their medal winning events on April 28th at 7:00 p.m. in the High School Auditorium. Gold medals (schools under 1,000 students) Boomilever-Carl Mayer and Braxton Redlin Bungee Drop-Brianna White and . . .
The College Scholarship Guide Financial Form 4-H Junior Leaders Scholarship Requirements: Trade School or College Following year Member of Sherman County Junior Leaders Club 4-H Project Leader or Junior Project Leader Completed the Jr. Requirments for the ski trip for senior year Fill out application. Application 3-$200 Scholarships will be awarded. Applications due on May 1st to the Sherman County Extension Office. Jim Alcorn Shelter Insurance Foundation Scholarship Requirements: Vocational/Technical College, 2 year, 4 year college/university Application process: PICK UP APPLICATION IN COUNSELOR'S OFFICE AND FOLLOW DIRECTIONS! The award is $2,000 over 2 year period: $500 for each semester. Application deadline is March 15th. Send completed application to: Jim Alcorn Shelter Insurance Foundation Scholarship 1624 South Main Goodland, Kansas 67735 AG Power Equipment Co Requirements: Must have a letter of acceptance from a college, university, or vo-tech school. Applicant must intend to major . . .
A student at West Elementary has earned a certificate for achieving well in the Core 5 Lexia Program. This is part of the Kansas Reading Initiative that is being used for K-5 students in Goodland. The students have a designated number of minutes in which they work on reading skills. Teachers are arranging for 20-30 minutes each day for the students to work on the iPad on their skills. Judging by the smile, this student is pleased with the success that he is having! Here are some 2nd grade kids who are having a great experience with the Lexia Program!!
Great News for West Teachers Delta Kappa Gamma offered a Classroom Improvement Grant to fund individual classroom or school projects involving learners in an educational environment. Mrs. Ferguson's classroom was awarded one for $1200.00 for vinyl top tables (that students can write on). The co-teaching classroom of Miss Cebula and Mrs. Dautel was awarded $1200.00 for stability balls for students to sit on and tables for their newly remodeled classroom. Congratulations to both classrooms! Thank you Delta Kappa Gamma!
You will find posted to this website a copy of the policy for the IPAD Initiative for both Goodland High School and Grant Junior High Students & Parents. Please look it over and email me ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) should you have questions or comments. I want to work on a FAQ page, so your questions will assist me with this. IPAD Initiative Policy (.pdf) Click here to view the 2013-2014 Policy ~~~~~~~ School Library eBook Information (.pdf) as presented by Dr. McFarlin, Library Media Specialist
Governor Signs Proclamation On March 20, Governor Brownback signed a proclamation to recognize April as School Library Month. All during April, Goodland School Libraries will be celebrating! Celebrate school libraries with us! ANNOUNCEMENTS/NEWS The High School Library was the recipient of a second gift at the January 27 Board of Education meeting: $500.00 from the Hollister-Golden Trust. Thank you to John Golden for thinking of us! At the Board of Education meeting on December 9, the Board approved receiving a gift for the High School Library of $12,000.00 from the Andrew B. House Memorial Fund! Our warmest thanks go out to the House family for this most generous gift! LIBRARY NEWSLETTERS February 2014 December 2013-January 2014 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 April/May 2013 March 2013 February 2013 December 2012, pt. 1 December 2012, pt. 2 November 2012 SPECIAL PROJECTS A major project the libraries . . .