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Tackling the Math Super Bowl

By Nancy Gutierrez Wilson Middle School students celebrated, during lunch last Wednesday, the outstanding work they put in at the Math Super Bowl competition held March 31 in Visalia. Math Super Bowl is a competition for junior high and middle school students to test their problem-solving abilities. There were 18 Wilson students making up three […]

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Jefferson mosaic may be moved inside

By Nancy Gutierrez A committee report by Del Corley, Director of Maintenance and Operations at Lindsay Unified School District described the plan for the mosaic that veils a wall at Jefferson Elementary School to the LUSD board members at the April 12 meeting. "We're going to take the mosaic down and move it into the […]

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Kiwanis meeting is host to AVID kids

By Carolyn Barbre AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination) is in its seventh year at Lindsay High School. At the April 15 Kiwanis Club meeting in the Lindsay Veterans Memorial Building, LHS Principal Mike Henson proudly showed off two plaques the school received because of the success of the AVID program. One plaque was for being […]

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FUSD Board now targeting teachers

By Nancy Gutierrez The Farmersville Unified School District Board has confiscated yet another computer from a school employee, this time from a junior high school teacher, on April 14. The board had seized two computers prior to this incident, one from Superintendent Janet Jones and another from high school teacher Tony Decaro. The seizures have […]

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County celebrates Earth Day

Parents interested in a fun way to teach their children to take care of their environment can take their family to Earth Day in Visalia. The free event will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the ImagineU Interactive Children's Museum, located at 700 E. Main St. in downtown Visalia. Earth Day has […]

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Performing Arts recital is May 1

Musicians from three counties will gather for the eighth annual recital of the San Joaquin Performing Arts Group Saturday, May 1, at the Exeter Woman's Club. The recital will be divided into several mini-recitals by age groups. Students between the ages of four and seven will begin performing at 9:30 a.m., with the adult violin […]

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LHS class of 1964 reunites

The 40th reunion for the Lindsay High School Class of 1964 is being planned for May 14-16. Help is needed to locate the following graduates. Dale Brookey, Doyle Byrd, Bob Carter, Mary Ellen Cabello Coleman, Doris Danforth, Kathleen Davis, Suzanne Devine, Mike Galloway, Richard Galloway, Eugene Gott, Dave Gusman, Kay Hilden Heinmiller, Fred Howard, Richard […]

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Schools prepare for STAR testing

By Nancy Gutierrez No. 2 pencils, scantrons, sealed booklets these are all the telltale signs of testing. As students from the Exeter Union and Exeter Union High School districts return from spring intersession they will be greeted with these familiar symbols of assessments. Standardized Testing And Reporting (STAR) assessments will begin on April 21, the […]

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More changes to NCLB

U.S. Secretary of Education Rod Paige announced on March 29 at the National School Boards Association's annual conference in Orlando, Fla. that the U.S. Department of Education is relaxing the requirement for student participation rates in state tests. States will be able to average participation rates over a three-year period. In addition students who are […]

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