School Matters: Week of May 30, 2018

John Witherspoon Middle School will be celebrating its diverse cultural and ethnic heritage at the first JW Festival of World Cultures on Thursday, May 31 from 6-8 p.m. JWMS students will be sharing their heritage through music, cultural performances, food, fashion, and more at the festival, free and open to the community at the school.

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PCS celebrates outstanding employees –

Daily Call Piqua City Schools Assistant Superintendent Tony Lyons presents Casey Denlinger with the 2018 Substitute Teacher of the Year Award during Thursday’s Piqua City Schools Staff awards ceremony. Five years of service: Angie Ahrens, Sarah Coppock, Jade Green, Tara Hall, Chip Hare, Jeremie Hittle, Alexandra Johnson, Katie Meece, Alexa Miller, Casey Potts, Brittney Robbins, Christine Seitz, Macarena Studebaker PIQUA – Piqua City Schools celebrated the end of the school year on Thursday afternoon by honoring the teachers, support staff, and community members who helped make it a successful year.

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Kaneland School Board approves salary increases for administrators

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Charter School Students Prepare To Rally Over Mayor’s Scrapped Plans

As WCBS 880’s Jim Smith reported Saturday, Jeremiah Kittredge, executive director of the charter school advocacy group Families for Excellent Schools, said the message of the rally planned … including the Success Academy Network of schools run by …

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Rolls-Royce Cullinan Delivered in Kuwait, Looks Like the Black Cab

Unless it’s a Mitsubishi Mirage, buying a brand new car is very exciting. However, few things come close to taking delivery of the brand new Rolls-Royce Cullinan just a few days after it was unveiled. You’ve probably already seen pictures of the red …

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