April 20, 2017 RSS feed / Inside Education

Wheels were goin’ round and round

School bus driving competition held, Tim Burkett named CHP Safe Bus Driver of the Year

There weren’t any cowboys or animals at the rodeo at the Mariposa County Fairgrounds last Friday. That’s because it wasn’t your typical rodeo. It was actually a “roadeo” — a bus driver roadeo. More...

Girls earn writing awards

Mariposa County High School students recently attended the 37th annual Fresno State Young Writers’ Conference. More...

An ‘egg’cellent project held at MES

Third grade class holds unique event, students try to create ways to prevent eggs from breaking

One teacher at Mariposa Elementary School used a creative project to get her students thinking.  On Wednesday, April 12, Melissa Harris held an egg drop competition for her third grade class. More...

Accepting Sober Grad checks

Makynzie Woodward, a senior at Mariposa County High School, is shown accepting a $350 check for Sober Grad Night 2017 from Matt Foraker of the Mariposa Lions Club. More...

Kids First donates $500

Thanks to a Kids First grant award in the amount of $500, Chelsea Stillwell’s TK/K class at Sierra Foothill Charter School now has new math material and games. More...

Students catch a glimpse of future with drone demo

Students at Mariposa County High School recently received a special visit. But you can be sure the students weren’t tired of the hour “droning” on.  More...

Nothing odd about this

Tom Phillips (left), of Mariposa Odd Fellows Lodge #39, presented a check to Scott Cummings, local Commander of the American Legion, to help fund Mariposa high school-aged students for the opportunit More...

Handy training from Arts Council

The Mariposa County Arts Council Artists in the Schools program places trained teaching artists into all of Mariposa County’s fifth grade classrooms for eight week residencies. More...

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