February 2, 2012 RSS feed / Inside Education

New place to hang their hats

Mariposa Elementary School custodian Blair Stewart stands with some of Mickey Finney's kindergarteners next to the new coat rack he installed outside room 4. More...

Grads make dean’s list

The following students from Mariposa were recently listed on the 2011 fall semester dean’s list at the University of Portland.  Andrew Pritchett, a freshman, is studying nursing. More...

Cozy school day

Woodland Elementary School students and teachers recently came to school with teddy bears, pillows, and pajamas to show their school spirit on pajama day. More...

FFA team wins

Mariposa FFA members recently competed at the annual Super Saturday competition at Merced College. Five students competed in the creed contest. More...

Yosemite Rotary backs school’s ski program

Snowy winters can make it tough for students in rural areas to fulfill their physical education requirements at school. More...

FFA members get state degrees

The Mariposa FFA Chapter has 13 members qualified for their State Farmer Degree. The students will receive their degrees in March. More...

Ranger visits Kiwanis Preschool

The culmination of the children’s study of forest animals at Kiwanis Preschool was a visit from forest ranger Sharon Miyako. More...

MMS students celebrate

Mariposa Middle School had a very busy holiday season. The season kicked off with the annual ASB officer and staff luncheon. More...

Girl Scouts receive special package

Mariposa Girl Scouts received a special package in the mail recently. More...

Speech contest focuses on bullying

Mariposa AAUW in co-operation with Mountain Crisis Services and Ethos Center is sponsoring a speech contest for high school students on "Bullying...So What."  More...

SFCS hosts fundraiser

Mariposa native and U.C. Merced Associate Professor and Founding Faculty member Teenie Matlock was guest speaker at Sierra Foothill Charter School's inaugural fundraiser at Savoury's. More...

Lane dances for a cause

Mariposa County High School graduate Patricia Lane will be participating in the Pediatric AIDS Coalition at UCLA Dance Marathon. The event raises money and awareness for pediatric AIDS. More...

Natural Resources competes at state finals

The Mariposa FFA Natural Resource team has had a stellar competition season. The team competed at state finals last weekend. More...

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