2020 Miami County Fair 4-H results
PAOLA — Paola USD 368 Board of Education members, during a special meeting Monday, July 27, approved a reopening plan and calendar that will delay the start of the school year until Wednesday, Aug. 19.
Serving Our Students (S.O.S.) events in both Paola and Osawatomie are helping local students obtain the supplies they need to head back to school.
The annual Serving Our Students (S.O.S.) event is scheduled to take place Saturday, July 18, at Cottonwood Elementary in Paola, but the event has been modified due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
PAOLA — DeAnna Morgan, an art teacher at Paola High School, has received a $500 grant through WGU Missouri’s “Fund My Classroom” initiative.
PAOLA — Jimmy Hay, Paola USD 368’s director of finance, has been named the 2020 recipient of the ASBO Pinnacle of Excellence Award from the Kansas Association of School Business Officials (KASBO).
PAOLA – Paola USD 368 will not be serving breakfast or lunch the remainder of the week due to a possible exposure to COVID-19, according to a school district message sent to parents on the morning of Wednesday, July 1.
PAOLA — A local increase in COVID-19 cases has prompted Paola USD 368 officials to move from a traditional graduation ceremony to a drive-thru graduation on Saturday, July 11, at Paola High School.
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic may have prevented Miami County Medical Center Auxiliary from hosting its annual volunteer luncheon this summer, but it couldn’t stop the organization from once again providing scholarships for local nursing students.
Local school districts are working to plan graduation ceremonies that both honor seniors properly and keep attendees safe during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
PAOLA — A Paola High School student is one of six new COVID-19 cases reported by the Miami County Health Department on Thursday, June 11.
PAOLA — The COVID-19 pandemic may have created an obstacle to physical travel, but that didn’t stop Sunflower Elementary fifth-grade teacher Jolene Pennington from organizing virtual field trips during the final few weeks of school to give her students the opportunity to explore the world ar…
PAOLA — Paola students from preschool to fifth grade to high school seniors were recently recognized with signs in their yards and parades.
OSAWATOMIE — Osawatomie USD 367 administrators made sure the COVID-19 pandemic didn’t keep this year’s Osawatomie High School seniors from receiving the recognition they deserve for earning scholarships from the local community.
From Feb. 27 to March 1, Panther Robotics joined with 35 other FIRST Robotics teams at Lee’s Summit High School for the Greater Kansas City Robotics Competition.
As students prepare to wrap up an unusual school year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, local school districts have selected new summer dates for in-person graduation celebrations.