"We get to celebrate our Catholic school"
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"We get to celebrate our Catholic school"

It didn't take long for Madison Disselhorst to leave her mark on the latest art project at St. Francis School.

Ralls County schools projects heads to voters
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Ralls County schools projects heads to voters

Voters in the Ralls County R-II School District will be asked in April to approve a long-range facilities plan that would improve facilities and boost safety and efficiency.

Town hall meeting highlights reasons for QPS referendum
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Town hall meeting highlights reasons for QPS referendum

Will Duryea makes one thing perfectly clear about the Quincy Public Schools referendum on the March 17 ballot.

School referendum town hall meetings begin Monday
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School referendum town hall meetings begin Monday

A series of public town hall-style meetings on the March 17 school referendum kicks off Monday night.

QPS to seek state grant for maintenance projects
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QPS to seek state grant for maintenance projects

Quincy Public Schools hopes to tap into state funding for school maintenance projects. The School Board Wednesday night agreed to submit a request for the state's maintenance project grant.

Heavner finalist for state ag educator award
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Heavner finalist for state ag educator award

Pittsfield High School ag teacher Jody Heavner wanted to hear all about a former student's trip to Ecuador, but held off after a reminder from Principal Angie Gregor about an all-school assembly in the gym.

QPS looks at paying for more projects with referendum funds
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QPS looks at paying for more projects with referendum funds

Quincy Public Schools will look at using remaining funds from the building referendum to cover the cost of several projects ranging from improving drainage at Rooney Elementary School to potentially replacing the high school intercom system.

School programs use monthly meal to build relationships with students, families
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School programs use monthly meal to build relationships with students, families

Tanner Bowen says the Academic Behavior and Community Academy and Adams County Regional Safe Schools programs treat students like family.

Schuering named Friend of Catholic Education
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Schuering named Friend of Catholic Education

Maureen Schuering says it's a humbling experience being named the 2020 Friend of Catholic Education.

Pikeland names new superintendent
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Pikeland names new superintendent

West Prairie Superintendent Carol Kilver is heading to a new job in a school district that she says offers "a perfect blend" of history, stability and strong leadership.