January 31, 2013 RSS feed / Inside Education

Boosters plan for Sober Grad Night

The Mariposa County High School Grizzly Boosters Club continue to prepare for the 2013 Sober Grad Night event. Each year, volunteers of the Boosters Club run this event to honor the year's graduating class. More...

State adopts new math standards

The State Board of Education last week voted to modify the California Additions to the adopted Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (CCSSM).  More...

Local VFW Post lists winners

VFW Post 9454 had its Teachers Award, Voice of Democracy, and Patriot’s Pen winners announced Jan. 9 at the Ladies Auxiliary Wednesday night dinner.  Bix Beeman won first place in the Teachers Award competition. More...

Kids First Foundation looks back on 2012

The highlight of 2012 for the Mariposa County Schools Foundation was when they decided to give each teacher in Mariposa County Schools a check for $100 to use at their discretion for classroom materials. That amounted to over $12,000.  More...

Local students make Portland dean’s list

The following students from Mariposa were recently listed on the 2012 fall semester dean’s list at the University of Portland: Amber Lundin-Hartgraves, junior, nursing; Andrew Pritchett, sophomore, nursing; Colin Ritter, junior, biology.  More...

UC study links grades to aid

College students who aren't studying hard may have their parents' financial support to blame.  More...

Zoo trip is right on Target

Sierra Foothill Charter School teacher Kyla Brand was awarded a Target Field Trip Grant to take students to the Fresno Zoo. The field trip will occur later in the school year. More...

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