QPS funds don't cover all district expenses
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QPS funds don't cover all district expenses

A month into the new fiscal year, Quincy Public Schools is tracking close to last year with expectations for all funds to finish in the black.

QPS targets office discipline referral numbers
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QPS targets office discipline referral numbers

Quincy Public Schools wants to bring its office discipline referral numbers more in line with national trends.

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"We've got an opportunity to fundamentally reshape Quincy High School"

Shifting the learning philosophy beyond the classroom walls could better prepare Quincy High School students for college and career opportunities.

Liberty School District taking novel approach to engage students
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Liberty School District taking novel approach to engage students

Liberty School District students and staff members literally slid into the new year Tuesday. The administration set up a large slide from Bounce Unlimited at the main entrance of the school. The small details are part of a larger effort to make students e

Super '70s Bash places first marker for 'school shade' donation
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Super '70s Bash places first marker for 'school shade' donation

Proceeds from a party thrown to celebrate the past are shading the future of Quincy schools.

Quincy Public Schools kicks off 2018-19 year at annual celebration
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Quincy Public Schools kicks off 2018-19 year at annual celebration

Already excited about the new school year, Iles Elementary teacher Camilla Ferrel didn't need much more encouragement to start classes on Thursday.

Circles of investment established for Iles, Rooney schools
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Circles of investment established for Iles, Rooney schools

A Quincy family and the PTA at the former Ellington School have invested in the future of Quincy's newest K-5 buildings. Circles of investment have been created for Col. George J. Iles and Dr. Abby Fox Rooney elementary schools.

K-5 staff, families begin building relationships ahead of school year
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K-5 staff, families begin building relationships ahead of school year

Lincoln-Douglas Elementary Principal Brian Trowbridge introduced himself dozens of times as K-5 students and their families headed back to school for Monday's Meet the Teacher Night.

Food show gives Chaddock residents a say on menu items
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Food show gives Chaddock residents a say on menu items

Chaddock residents tasted samples and selected new items Tuesday afternoon to be added to their meal menu during a special food show.

Security features 'so much better' in new schools
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Security features 'so much better' in new schools

While highlighting a list of security features in the brand-new Col. George J. Iles Elementary School, Dan Arns stops to note what may be the most important deterrent of all.