July 20, 2017 RSS feed / Inside Education

District looking at gym, culvert repairs

Repairs could be coming to the Mariposa County High School gymnasium.  The gym floor was damaged by flooding in the late winter of this year. The flooding warped the flooring and created “dead spots.”  More...

Greeley Hill Elementary grade levels now shuffled

In other business, Hopper receives raise, Azevedo is interim assistant superintendent

At the Mariposa County Unified School District’s board of trustee meeting last Thursday, an additional teaching position was approved for Greeley Hill Elementary.  It might seem like a small footnote from the meeting, but it will have sign More...

A beautiful work of art

Sierra Foothill Charter School third and fourth grade students recently finished a campus beautification project with Service Learning Coordinator Barbara Milazzo. More...

Soroptimists make donation to AAUW Backpack Project

Soroptimist International of Mariposa recently made a $200 donation to the Mariposa American Association of University of Women (AAUW) annual Backpack Project.  Mariposa AAUW is once again preparing backpacks filled with school supplies for desi More...

CPR and First Aide course to be held for teachers, coaches

The John C. Fremont Hospital Education Department is offering two CPR and First Aide Certification courses for teachers and coaches.  They will be held on Saturday, Aug. 5, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and on Wednesday, Aug. More...

SFCS finishes outdoor amphitheater project

Sierra Foothill Charter School recently completed a large outdoor amphitheater project.  The original concept for an outdoor amphitheater was a dream of the Land and Legacy Project developed by Bruce Fincham, Caroline Wenger Korn, Tiffany Newber More...

Study finds high school grades are strong predictor of college readiness

A new study by Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Northwest has found that high school GPA was better than college entrance exam scores at predicting college course grades for recent Alaska high school graduates from both urban and rural areas.&nb More...

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